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Seat Covers Did you come out of class to find a BikeMoves seat cover on your bike?  Since our last blog post, the BikeMoves team canvassed many University of Illinois campus hotspots with our bike seat covers.  If you received a seat cover, make sure you have downloaded the app in the Google Play Store […]

iOS Geolocation Permissions

In order to record your bike trips, BikeMoves needs access to your phone’s geolocation. iOS gives you the option to allow geolocation access always, never, or only while using the app. Some users have reported problems with the “while using the app” setting. BikeMoves only tracks your location while you are recording a trip, but […]

Better Route Tracking in New Beta Version

Another thank you to cyclists who came to Larson Park last Wednesday and gave us feedback on their experience using BikeMoves. It was great to meet all of you! We will be attending more events around the community before summer’s end, so keep an eye out for more dates to come. New Beta Version Available […]

See You at the Park!

Thank you to all cyclists who came out to talk with us at the Lierman Community Garden this past Saturday! We had a great time talking with every one of you, and we hope you enjoyed your free hot dog. If you were unable to attend this weekend’s event, don’t worry! Our team will also […]

Bike to Free Food!

As BikeMoves Illinois gets closer to an official launch, we are in need of more test rides from you, our beta testers, to work out the final kinks.  Therefore, we invite you to bike to either of two upcoming events to meet with the BikeMoves Illinois team! Events Lierman Neighborhood Action Committee (LNAC) Hot Dog […]

Feedback Needed on New Beta Version

BikeMoves Illinois is moving toward a public launch! Last week we released a beta version that includes a new incident report feature as well as many smaller fixes and user interface improvements. If you haven’t done so already, you can install the new beta version by following the instructions below. To make the launch a […]

New Beta Version Available

We’re excited to announce that a new beta version of the BikeMoves Illinois app is available for testing! New features in this version include: A tabbed interface for easier navigation Native Google Maps for better performance More informative map features, including sidewalk locations Configurable GPS accuracy And more! To test the new version, please follow […]

Join the Beta Testing Program

We’re excited to announce that BikeMoves Illinois is now available for beta testing on Android and iOS devices! If you’d like to help test the app and track down remaining bugs, follow the instructions for your platform below. Please send any feedback about the app—including screenshots, if needed—to We’ll add the information you submit […]