Archive for November, 2012

Autobike launches new line of bicycles from Troy

November 15th, 2012

AutoBike just launched out of a brand-name business accelerator, landed five-figures worth of seed funding and is getting ready to start producing the next generation of easy-shifting bicycles from Troy. The 1-year-old start-up is developing an automatic shifter for bicycles. The new shifter employs a system that constantly monitors the bike and how its rider […]

Looking ahead to tomorrow’s Betaspring Launch Day, when 13 startups will strut their stuff – Boston Globe

November 7th, 2012

“Designing and marketing a bike that shifts gears automatically, based on road conditions. “The continuously-variable rear hub has an unlimited number of gear ratios, so you can always find that perfect gear,” says co-founder Sean Simpson.”