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The Cophenhagen Wheel

Smart, responsive and elegant, the Copenhagen Wheel is a new emblem for urban mobility. It transforms ordinary bicycles quickly into hybrid e-bikes that also function as mobile sensing units. The Copenhagen Wheel allows you to capture the energy dissipated while cycling and braking and save it for when you need a bit of a boost. It also maps pollution levels, traffic congestion, and road conditions in real-time.



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DIGITAL BIKE MIRROR

If you spend a lot of your time cycling in busy city centers, this is definitely a handy gadget. The "Hindsight 30" by Cerevellum is a digital mirror for your bike, you can see who´s behind you via a 3.5" transflective LCD screen. The head-unit attaches to the handlebars in front of the stem it is easily seen and most protected. The small camera unit attaches to the seat post and faces rearward providing you with a clear view of what is behind you....
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TOYOTA TACOMA POLAR EXPEDITION TRUCK | Image

TOYOTA TACOMA POLAR EXPEDITION TRUCK

Ebay have listed a one of a kind vehicle, a chance to own the ultimate adventure truck. The purpose built vehicle was modified over a period of two years to perfection, it was designed to break the Guinness World Record for the fastest drive across the earth’s most deadly terrain: across the icecap to the South Pole and back again. Described as "The most unique and successful concept truck ever built”, ´Polar` is now available for purchase, with both Guinness World ...
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ORU KAYAK | ORIGAMI FOLDING BOAT | Image

ORU KAYAK | ORIGAMI FOLDING BOAT

We have seen the ancient Japanese art of origami applied to sheets of paper for creating birds, plants and other shapes, but we never thought we´d see it applied to a real size kayak! The Oru Kayak by designer Anton Willis is a compact and lightweight(25 lbs) boat which folds like an origami and fits into a small suitcase. It is quick to assemble(only 5 min) and is fast, stable and handles incredibly well. The ambitious project is on kickstarter, and judging by the ...
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