What happens when you combine a bicycle with the power of the world's data?

The Internet of Things continues to change how consumers interact with everyday objects such as appliances. Now, London-based bicycle company Brompton wants to apply this technology to the folding bikes for which they're best known.

As part of a hack day, Brompton teamed up with software company EVRYTHNG to explore how an Internet of Things-connected bike might look.

In a video detailing the project, Brompton's Chief Design and Engineering Officer Will Carleysmith shares that the project served as a way to expand the functionality of the company's current bicycle model:

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