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Google Earth Hack Cycling Trainer   Google Earth Hack Cycling Trainer

Bored with your plain old stationary bike? Ever wanted to coast along cobblestone paths from halfway around the globe? There’s a brilliant Google Earth hack for cyclists and word is going around about it. If the rain and snow have recently dampened your plans of training in the great outdoors or you’re just plain uncomfortable cycling outside with all those cars around, then by all means keep reading!

Google Bike, as more are calling it so, is a virtual biking experience. It lets you ride around almost anywhere in the world with just a computer, a bike, simple electronic components and some knowledge in software hacking. Imagine coasting along a rustic path in North-Eastern Italy in the comfort of your own home. What happens is that through a cadence sensor that measures the crank rotation and an analog joystick attached to the handlebars that dictates the…

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