Thoz crazee Frenchees, zey haf don it again!
The French think about bikes differently to us, and this scheme from Paris, Velib’, shows just how far behind we are in the little anglo backwater that is Melbourne (no, I like it really – we should just think more innovatively about how we do things instead of just copying the US – again). This is the most concise article on the phenomenon that I have come across – ironically, from the Seattle Times. What about it? Do you think it would be any good here – or variations on the theme?