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This is a great one hour radio podcast on how an electric bike works.   From the Stitcher show Tech Stuff, the hosts are joined by ebike expert Scott Benjamin.   Listen to the podcast here.   Listen to podcast. by

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Indiegogo is trying to answer crowdfunding’s biggest question: How do you get your money back if the product never materializes? Called Perk Insurance, the optional coverage will allow backers to receive a full refund — minus the cost of the insurance — if the perk is not delivered within a

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Two plug-in electric bikes donated this month to Southeast Portland’s Glencoe Elementary will introduce students to the concept of pedal-powered energy. “We, like all schools, have some students who need extra time each day expending their energy just to allow them to focus in class,” teacher Lisa Davidson explained in

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Some people collects garden gnomes and Star Trek figurines. Hong Quan collects bikes. At last count, he has 15. Hong seeks to develop and market an electric bike that he said would “give you that same sense of exhilaration and joy.”  A great bike, he said, makes you forget you’re

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HANOVER, Germany – Continental is profiling itself as development partner for OEM bicycle manufacturers by offering flexible and customized e-bike drive systems according to clients’ requirements. The result of such OEM cooperation has been presented at last week’s Taipei Cycle Show with bike maker eFlow. Continental provides the customized e-bike drive

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Shimano, known for bicycle components, has launched a new integrated system for e-bikes. At the end of February, the high tech lightweight Shimano STEPS system immediately won the Dutch Bike Innovation Award 2015 and since then has already been installed in  23 bicycle brands, including well-known brands such as Trek, Cortine

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The Karmic Koben is a new electronic bike that will be in production soon. The Karmic bike features a detachable battery and a 350-watt, pedal-assist motor that will have users pushing about the same amount of power as if they were professional cyclists. Despite having a motor and battery pack attached, the Karmic bike

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March 25, 2015 09:36 AM Eastern Daylight Time CAMBRIDGE, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The new IDTechEx report, “Electric Motorcycles and Three Wheel Electric Vehicles 2015-2025”www.idtechex.com/bikes reveals gaps in the market as e-motorcycles and their three wheel derivatives become a multi-billion dollar market. One gap is the crossover between bikes and motorcycles created as

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This is an E-bike that cares more about style than performance
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SPA is a very old luxury/sport car company from Torino SPA has been revived in 2014 to manage designing a series of electric vehicles.  Below is a faux blueprint for the marketing campaign, which is a stylish addition to the advertising package. This E-bike is clearly a nostalgic tribute to the Boardtrack

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