inCharge Cable review – microUSB or Lightning ?

In this article I will share my thoughts on the inCharge cable, which is available with microUSB connector or Lightning connector to charge Apple devices. inCharge also offers a version with USB Type-C connector and can be ordered from here. The inCharge cable is developped by Lorenzo and Carlo Edoardo Ferraris, and the product is initially crowdfunded via Indiegogo ! … [Read more...]

Curiosity Profile Assessment – Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review published the Curiosity Profile Assessment a little while ago. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, a professor of Business Psychology at University College London, states that curiosity is a vital quality for "people who ask smart questions, explore new ideas and solutions, and are eager to grow". … [Read more...]

Specialized Tube Spool Flat Repair Kit

The Tube Spool from Specialized is a helpful accessory for cyclist who don't like a saddle bag or for cyclist who keep their "rain-bag" organized. The Specialized Tube Spool is basically a clever holder for a 16 grams CO2 cartridge, a CO2 valve head, a Specialized SWAT tire lever and a spare road inner tube with a valve length of up to 80mm. … [Read more...]

KeySmart Extended 2.0 review – Organize your keys and more

KeySmart Extended 2.0 is a patent pending aircraft aluminum, stainless steel premium key holder with laser engraved logo. The KeySmart comes in a base model and an extended model and is made in the USA. I'm using this solution for a few months now and would like to share my thoughts on the Key|Smart product design, as well as the KeySmart accessories. … [Read more...]

Ergon TP1 Cleat Tool for Speedplay, Shimano SPD-SL, Look Keo pedals

The Ergon TP1 Cleat Tool for Speedplay, Shimano SPD-SL, Look Keo and Crank Brothers pedals is the perfect tool to improve your cycling ergonomics by adjusting the cleats with high accuracy in a few simple steps. I'm riding Speedplay Zero Stainless pedals (since 2003) and bought me a pair of Sidi Wire Carbon Vernice shoes with a Speedplay specific sole. I will use the Ergon TP1 Cleat Tool to install a pair of new cleats and improve the ergonomics on my road bike. … [Read more...]

Tacx Mini Tyre Levers T4885

The Tacx Mini Tyre levers T4885 have an innovative- and lightweight design making it the perfect on-the-road tyre levers that I put in my Scicon Elan 210 Carbonium saddle bag. The Pedros Tire Levers are the preferred tire levers for your garage. No matter if you need to change tires on a mountain bike, road bike or trekking bike, those Pedros Tyre Levers simply don't break. Out on the road the Tacx Mini Tyre levers T4885  rule. … [Read more...]

Cocoon Grid-It Organizer – Multi function to the max

In this article I will share my thoughts on the Cocoon Grid-It Organizer that I use to organize important bike tools that I store in a set of BERA CLIC+ toolboxes It was the Velonews article "A look inside pro mechanics’ toolboxes" that pointed me to the Cocoon Grid-It Organizer following the footsteps of Joe Devera, mechanic of the team. … [Read more...]

LockBox Wallet Review – An excellent cycling wallet

The LockBox Wallet is a lightweight, super functional and waterproof wallet perfect for cyclist or other outdoor sports. As in many of my articles I will combine a LockBox Wallet review with telling the story of the LockBox entrepreneurs and how they moved from an idea to a real end-product. … [Read more...]