By Steve Almasy, CNN
Holger Hermanns wasn’t out to change the way people bike.
For the computer scientist, whose mission in life is to make things safer through well-prepared wireless systems, cycling is just a hobby.
But when he helped develop a braking system for bicycles that needs no cables and is operated by a sensor in the handlebar, the cycling industry took notice.
“This is a playground for us,” Hermanns told CNN by phone. “I never thought someone would be seriously interested in this.” FULL POST