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WHEELS WEDNESDAY #18- Clean Your Bearings in 5 Easy Steps

Tired of getting stuck in rush hour traffic, paying car insurance, and dealing with costly repairs? Electric skateboards are quickly becoming one of the most popular alternatives to get around. Brands like Boosted have been thriving with more and more people leaving their cars in

TECHNOLOGY Tuesday #38 – BMW Motorrad VISION NEXT 100

Glasses instead of a helmet, light clothing, full balance without a stand: just three of a great many aspects which could become standard in motorcycling and give that feeling of freedom a new dimension in an increasingly digitalised world. And the best thing about it:

MY 10 FAVORITE ALBUMS: Jose Garzon

Jose is one of those musicians who’s resume is hard to keep track of simply because it’s so extensive. He was a touring and session musician for bands MXPX and The Bunny The Bear (Victory Records). He is also the founding member of The Absentee Ballot,

MUST SEE! Monday #34 – ride your luggage? (Modobag)

You can now ride your luggage around! A Chicago businessman is selling a rideable carry-on bag. Rather than pulling your luggage from terminal to terminal, travelers can sit on the Modobag and reach speeds up to 8 mph thanks to an electric motor. “We’re not

WHEELS Wednesday #14 – MEIJS Motorman (electric motorbike)

Mopeds are convenient and easy, but they’re generally not cool… unless they’re the new Motorman from Dutch designer Ronald Meijs. Using vintage American classics as design references, Meijs crafted a light electric “motorbike” (there are no pedals) that is as easy to use as it

WHEELS Wednesday # 10 – Nikola Tesla’s Pierce-Arrow Electric Car Battery

What was the mysterious power source within Nikola Tesla’s electric car experiments spanning from 1897 to 1931? Was it a primary variation of a metal hydride chemistry similar to Nickel Metal Hydride in which the hydride gel is replaced with a swelling smectite, or bentonite,