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Video: IBM ThinkPad, now with pedal power

Maybe you’re paying too much on your electricity bill. Maybe you’re environmentally conscious and want to use a renewable power source. Whatever your situation, it’s certainly intriguing to come across something like this. Some guy has taken his IBM ThinkPad and connected it to a contraption so that the slick black laptop can be pedal-powered. Neat-o!

For us lowly bloggers who are connected to a computer pretty much around the clock, it also provides a good way to get in a little bit of exercise to work off that Thanksgiving turkey. They have this whole thing all planned out with a “real” flow chart and everything. Check out the vid.

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A freelance writer and tech geek from Vancouver. Find me at michaelkwan.com and follow me on Twitter @michaelkwan.

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