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May 23, 2012 07:20 PM ET // Derek Markham
Instead of just grabbing a standard guidebook or googling for the best places to visit in the area you're interested in, this social travel app could come in handy when planning your next trip. Gogobot, for the iPad and iPhone, recommends destinations, hotels, restaurants, and things to do based on...
Sep 28, 2012 06:58 PM ET // David DeFranza
Put down those TPS reports everyone, there's an adventure waiting just outside. That's right, on that street you walk down every day. Or maybe it's around the corner. That stoop, alley, storefront, and path all hold secrets. Secrets that were hidden in plain sight. At least, they were hidden. Field...
Nov 9, 2012 06:54 PM ET // Derek Markham
Serious riders may soon have one less thing to pay attention to while on their bicycles, because a new wireless gearshift system could enable a truly automatic transmission, keeping them in the perfect gear at all times. The concept, developed by Cambridge Consultants, Ltd (CCL), has a sensor on th...
Sep 19, 2012 06:34 PM ET // Derek Markham
One effective way to improve your visibility while cycling at night is to wear a tail light, with a blinky light attached to the rear of your bike, your jacket, or your bag. But if you feel like that's just one more thing for you to keep track of, or some punks keep taking yours [...]