The Other SRAM AXS Release Story

Yesterday was all about SRAM’s new Red eTap AXS 12-speed wireless drivetrain, the technical release is exciting but I think there's also something to be said for how SRAM decided to advertise the new groupset. Or, more frankly, who they chose to headline the announcement. Featured in all of SRAM's presentations to media and on its initial... Continue Reading →

Graeme Obree’s #BannedByTheUCI

The UCI technical committee has been the bane of pro cycling since, well, forever. At the rate they restrict innovation the UCI should just issue every racer the same bucket helmet, same clunker steel bike, and same shoes, shirt & chamois at the start of every UCI-approved race. Endura’s Surface Silicone Topography technology got the kibosh... Continue Reading →

Recommended Reading: How the baby boomers — not millennials — screwed America

The boomers inherited a rich, dynamic country and have gradually bankrupted it. Millennials, myself included, take a beating. We're spoiled, entitled, over-educated yet under-skilled, and are too reliant on technology. Is the millennial hate justified? Or was it a previous generation, the baby boomers, who ruined everything? Bruce Gibney makes the argument in his book A... Continue Reading →

Sorry, You Can’t Electrocute Fat Away

Last week I lamented on the sad state of crowdfunding sites and the stupid garbage they're pumping out in the tech sector. There exists, however, another market that crowdfunding targets - health gadgets. More specifically, health gadgets that promise impossible things, with statements like; "clinically proven" & "scientifically tested." The latest, most egregious example is the TrimX electrical... Continue Reading →

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