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The Webcycle Matches Internet Speed to Cycling Pace

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Aug 9, 2009 • References: mattg and mashable
If you have a few extra pounds you’d like to shed, the Webcycle by Matt Gray and Tom Scott is for you. The Webcycle essentially draws a correlation between the speed a user is pedaling on a stationary bike and the speed of their Internet when a laptop is connected.

You won’t need to pedal too hard on the Webcycle to read a website full of text, but a YouTube video will require significantly more effort. And the music video of Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up?” Get ready to pedal like a madman.