Cycling

Netherlands to Soon Ban Using a Mobile Phone While Cycling

According to a report by The Guardian, using a mobile phone while cycling will soon be banned in the Netherlands amid road safety fears. The Dutch transport minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen believes the law is needed because unlimited mobile data and social media addiction have changed the way people use their smartphones. The report notes that a draft...

Apple Watch Activities and Monitoring May Soon Include Cycling

A new Apple patent application published today by the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) suggests the company is looking to extend Apple Watch activities and monitoring to include cycling, Patently Apple reports. The filing titled "Calculating an Estimate of Wind Resistance Experienced by a Cyclist" details improved techniques and systems for determining and monitoring cycling data. Apple...