Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers How the Dutch created a casual biking culture

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers How the Dutch created a casual biking culture

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In 2010, Chris and Melissa Bruntlett sold their cars and began transporting their family of four around Vancouver, BC, by bike. They noticed that bicyclists’ stories were not being told, so they started blogging about their carless lifestyle at the website of what would become their creative agency, Modacity. Through cycling circles, they heard stories…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers A Dutch first: Ingenious BMW theft attempt

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers A Dutch first: Ingenious BMW theft attempt

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It was Sunday afternoon when I installed the roof rack on my new BMW F30 320i. We were about to go on a 2 week trip to France and were intending to leave next Friday.During that night, my girlfriend and I were fast asleep, when at 03:45 the doorbell rang. We looked at each other…