Featured Image

Skylock Smart Bike Lock

Posted By

May 16, 2014

Category: Tech

For the urban cyclist, the bike lock is simply a must. But hey, can we make these things a little bit cooler and less cumbersome to lug around? Yes we can.

The Skylock promises to do a ton of things that you probably just didn’t ever expect a bike lock to do. Connecting with your mobile device via Bluetooth, the auto unlock feature senses your approach and automatically unlocks it for you. You can also use Skylock’s capacitive touch buttons to unlock the device, so you’re not tied into using your phone. Skylock is also solar-powered, letting light recharge the battery. Skylock also notifies you if your bike is disturbed (physically—you’re on your own if you have an emotionally disturbed bike), and it even senses when you’ve been in an accident, using the app to alert your family, friends, or emergency personnel. At $159, the Skylock starts shipping next year. Watch the video below. [Purchase]

Skylock Smart Bike Lock 2

Skylock Smart Bike Lock 3

Skylock Smart Bike Lock 4

More From Tech

Thumbnail

Magpul’s Daka Is An Ultra Tough Weatherproof Wallet

Minimalist bifold built to take a beating.

Posted By Sean Tirman

Partner
Featured Image

Keep Your Cranium Safe With This High-Tech Motorcycle Helmet

Integrated accelerometer and LED indicator lighting.

Posted By

May 22, 2019

Featured Image

The Suunto 5 Sports Watch Boasts A Sleek Design And Long Battery Life

Stylish GPS timepiece to help you keep track of all your fitness stats.

Posted By

May 22, 2019

Featured Image

Leica Honors The Bauhaus School Of Art With A Compact Offering

Paying homage to German creativity.

Posted By

May 21, 2019

Featured Image

Sony Takes Aim At Beats With These Noise-Cancelling Headphones

High-end wireless audio at a fraction of the price.

Posted By

May 21, 2019

Featured Image

Amazon’s Fire 7 Tablet Gets Major Upgrades For The Same Low Price

Expanded storage, faster processing, and more colors.

Posted By

May 20, 2019