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Tour de France iPhone Pop Quiz

tour de france iphone pop quiz 200x300   Tour de France iPhone Pop QuizJust in time for the Tour de France: A new pop quiz application was developed by Ron Cyger for Apple iPhone/iPod Touch. The KnowPro Tour de France quiz is a software designed to test how much knowledge you have when it comes to the famed race.

The application is based on facts, history, personalities and racers involved in the most celebrated race in the cycling arena. It allows for more than a hundred questions on the Tour. You can personalize the application depending on the number of questions you want to answer and on the level of difficulty.

Sample trivia questions are:
“Who was the first rider from Holland to win the polka-dot jersey?”
“how many stages were in the first Tour de France?”

The KnowPro Tour de France Pop Quiz application costs $1.99 and will take up 15.2 MB space on your iPhone or iPod. You can buy the application here.

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Rubber to the Road iPod Notescast Made for Portland Cyclists

rubber road ipod notescast made portland cyclists   Rubber to the Road iPod Notescast Made for Portland Cyclists

TimeStream Software, along with River City Bicycles, announces the new “Rubber to the Road” Notescast® for the iPod Classic, iPod Video and iPod nano. Available as a free download from Notescasts.com, Portland bike riders can now explore 44 stunning new bike rides throughout Portland, Oregon using their iPods as a guide to read interactive route descriptions and turn by turn directions, complete with photos.

“Since many riders bring their iPods with them when they ride, we realized this would be a perfect application of the Notescast concept.” said Mike Westby of Portland’s TimeStream Software. “Now riders can use that same iPod as an interactive guide to explore new bike rides throughout the Portland metro area.”

The new “Rubber to the Road” Notescast presents 44 classic Portland bike rides to such destinations as:
Council Crest
Multnomah Falls
Columbia River Gorge
Boring
Lake Oswego
Mt. Scott
Happy Valley
Canby
Oregon City
Bull Run
St. Johns
Larch Mountain
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iHome iPod Speaker for Bikes

ihome ipod speaker for bikes 1   iHome iPod Speaker for Bikes

Pretty much everybody nowadays owns an iPod, and they come in especially handy while cycling. Most people opt to use headphones while riding, but others may want everybody to hear them coming. The iHome iPod Speaker for Bikes is the solution. It’s a tube-shaped that mounts to the bottom tube of your bike with a wireless remote control on that mounts on the handlebars. The iHome iPod Speaker for Bikes is waterproof, so you can listen and not have to avoid puddles. It’s lightweight too, weighing in at 1 pound 10 ounces with an iPod and four AA batteries. Check out ihomeaudio.com for more information. More pics after the jump.

Via BikeRadar.

iHome iPod Speaker for Bikes

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