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Even though a properly-fitted sports helmet is vital to avoiding brain injuries, the fitting process is still largely a subjective one. A newly designed pressure-sensitive cap, however, could objectively ensure that each athlete gets the right helmet.Continue ReadingCategory: Good Thinking, LifestyleTags: American Chemical Society, Helmets, Ergonomic
Solar-powered gadgets seem to come and go but very few seem to really capture the imagination of consumers, writes Ashley Norris of Transition Earth.  One that might is a “self-powered […] The post POC unveils solar-powered cycle helmet costing 250 Euros appeared first on ShinyShiny.
Light-equipped bike helmets are now fairly common, but most of them still have to be plugged into a charger, and manually turned on and off as needed. The just-announced Omne Eternal, however, lets ambient light do all the work.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Helmets, POC, Solar Powered, Photovoltaic
While a vented bike helmet may keep your head cool on hot days, it certainly doesn't help keep it warm on cold days. That's why the Bridger helmet was created, as it sports interchangeable shells for different types of weather.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Helmets, Kickstarter, Cycling, Modular
Although there are now many light-equipped bike helmets on the market, the Torch T1 was one of the first. Its makers have now returned to Kickstarter, with a model that features LED panels which can be removed as needed.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Helmets, bike lights, Cycling, Road Safety, Kickstarter
the grow your own helmet by NOS offers protection from impact while being 100% compostable. The post made from mycelium, the grow your own helmet by NOS never stops growing appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
a set of banging cymbals tells on the nose-picker immediately. The post ‘booger stopper’ helmet – a smashing way to stop nose picking appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Texan company Quin Design has released a remarkable flip-up, carbon fiber smart helmet for adventure and touring motorcyclists, with built-in Bluetooth communications and the ability to detect crashes and call for help when a rider's in trouble.Continue ReadingCategory: Motorcycles, TransportTags: Helmet, Bluetooth, Communications, Safety
Some people refuse to wear bike helmets because they find the things to be big, heavy and gawky-looking. That's where the Danish-made Newton-Rider helmet comes in, as it's sleek, thin, and made of semi-soft materials.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Helmets, Road Safety, Cycling, Indiegogo, Folding
the connected helmet features a distinctive brake light on its rear, which aims to show the driver's intentions to the other road users. The post high-visibility kosmos smart helmet calls for help in detected motorcycle accidents appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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