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Carbon fiber bikes may become a whole lot cheaper with 3D-printed frames

A Silicon Valley startup called Arevo is looking to change the cycling industry by 3D printing carbon fiber bike frames that offer the same level of performance as traditional carbon frames but at a fraction of the cost.
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Look forward to your morning commute with one of the best ebikes available

A proper ebike is perfect for a daily commute or trek along the trailhead, with some offering pedal assistance and a long-range battery. But as more brands offer their own take on this new and innovative way to get around, it's hard to…
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Tackling the backcountry? LynQ smart tracker doesn’t need cell networks or subscription

LynQ is a new smart tracking device that doesn't require a cell phone or network of any kind but allows up to 12 users connect with one another and locate each other even when traveling off the grid in remote places.
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Spot X brings two-way satellite messaging to the masses

Spot X is the new satellite messenger device that allows outdoor enthusiasts to send two-way messages from remote places, as well as send an SOS alert, without the need for cellular service.
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Campnab will help you score a last-minute campsite this summer

Campnab is a new website that monitors a user's favorite campsites and will alert them when vacancies become available and alert them via text message to let them know they should book the spot they are looking for.
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Some ebikes now allowed at Mammoth Mountain Bike Park in California

Mammoth Bike Park has announced plans to allow ebikes on its trails starting in May 2018 provided the bikes are of the Class 1 variety, which means they are pedal-assist models with a max speed of 20 mph.
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Garmin inReach Mini satellite messenger means no site is too remote to text from

Garmin has introduced the inReach Mini, a new device that includes all of the features of the full-size inReach satellite messenger, shrunk down to fit in a diminutive package that weighs just 3.5 ounces.
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It’s tough to find a more affordable ebike than Swagtron’s latest models

Swagtron announced the addition of three new affordable ebikes to its lineup, including two folding models and a fat bike aimed at the youth market, all of which sell for less than $850.
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Lifeproof wants to protect all your gadgets with its new backpack line

Lifeproof is looking to protect all of our gadgets with a new line of backpacks designed to keep our technology safe while traveling, hiking, and commuting thanks to water-resistant fabrics and tech-friendly pockets.
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With Zerotie footwear, you may never have to touch your shoelaces again

Zerotie shoes incorporate a unique mechanical in the heel that uses a wheel that is turned in order to tighten or loosen the laces without the wearer ever having to touch them at any time.
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Built to take a beating and still perform, these are the best hiking watches

A proper hiking watch should track exercise metrics and act as a navigational copilot during any kind of hike -- ideally, it'll even have a built-in GPS system and sensors capable of recording figures like heart rate, altitude, distance…
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Leentu is a lightweight pop-up camper built for the Toyota Tacoma

The Leentu pop-up camper is a camping option built specifically for use with Toyota Tacoma pick-up trucks that offers a roomy living space, a built-in mattress, USB charging ports, a ventilation fan, and more.