• Want to turn your bicycle into an e-bike? Here's just the gizmo

    12 days ago - By The Guardian

    With Swytch, you can clamp a wheel, battery and sensor to any model and enjoy a power-assisted ride I've been something of a sceptic about technological bike gizmos over the years, add-ons that too often seem to represent a solution in search of a problem, an attempt to reinvent something - the bicycle - that was not far short of perfect anyway. I'm no luddite. New developments make cycling even more enjoyable and useful, not least near-puncture proof tyres and tiny, retina-searing lights. Plus, of course, there's the amazing world of electric-assist bikes, or e-bikes.
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