Category Archives: Bike Sharing

$1.50 Paper Bike Helmet Concept Makes Bike Share Programs Safer

Posted by Jordan Carr July 8, 2013 With bike share and rental programs taking off across the US, safety has become a huge concern for travelers looking to optimize city time via a bicycle. But lugging around a helmet … Continue reading

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Great American Cities for Cycling

By August 14, 2012 Pedaling through a major U.S. city is not just the province of daredevil bike messengers. With warmer weather and rising gas prices, there’s never been a better time to hop on a bicycle, especially while … Continue reading

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Penalty for Rule-Breaking Bicyclists: A Remedial Class

By J. David Goodman The New York Times July 23, 2012 The eight wrongdoers sat inside a windowless basement classroom, serving a court-ordered penance for their transgressions. For the next 90 minutes, they would learn about the proper rules of … Continue reading

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Sharing Bikes to Curb Cars – Baltimore Gets Ready for “Smart Bikes”

By Mark Reutter Baltimore Brew March 28, 2011 A 250-bike network for tourists or residents;                                  the first 30 minutes are free It won’t be anything like those squeaky two-wheelers you rent for a Sunday spin around the park. Baltimore’s Department … Continue reading

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