Software specific to the exacting needs of free and open Bike Collectives is becoming more pervasive as this phenomenon populates the world, and becomes more mainstream.
- 1 Web development
- 2 Open Source Projects
- 2.1 Yellow Bike Database
- 2.2 BikeBinder
- 2.3 BikeShed
- 2.4 Freehub
- 2.5 Bike Tree
- 2.6 VTracklery - volunteer tracking and reporting
- 2.7 Recyclery Bikes and Clients Database
- 2.8 VTracklery2.0
- 2.9 Workstand
- 2.10 Earn-A-Bike Shop Manager
- 2.11 Broke Spoke Front Desk App
- 2.12 Bicycle Kitchen POS
- 2.13 SignIn App
- 3 Open Source Software Discussions
- 4 Presentations
Open Source Projects
“Reuse Bikes and Reuse Code.”
Yellow Bike Database
“Yellow Bike Project's Hours and Transaction Database”
Demo Site: https://ybdb.bikelover.org
Docker Image: https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/bikebike/ybdb/
Repository being used: https://github.com/fspc/Yellow-Bike-Database/wiki
Initial source code: yellow-bike-hours-and-transaction-database (Database dump date - 2014-07-24)
Additional Repositories: There are additional repositories at GitHub that were created by Third Hand and Plan B. Currently, they are not being developed or maintained. The Community Bike Shop Database (CBDB below) is the newest code base from the Yellow Bike Project that was being developed. The demo is from a repository derived from a slightly earlier version of YBDB that is being actively developed by Positive Spin.
CBDB Repository: https://github.com/nwilkes2/CommunityBikeShopDB (Repository created & database dump date - 2014-12-29)
“BikeBinder is Free Ride's Inventory System application.”
Demo Site: https://bikebinder.bikelover.org
Logins: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Docker Image: https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/bikebike/bikebinder/
“Bikeshed is Velocipede's User, Sales, and Bike Inventory Web App.”
Demo Site: http://bikeshed.bikelover.org
Logins: Test user buttons may be found at the bottom of the website page.
Docker Image: https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/bikebike/bikeshed/
“Freehub is a member and shop visit application implemented and hosted by the San Francisco Bike Kitchen.”
“An open source mash up for co-ops with several features including POS/member, membership tracking, volunteer tracking, paid repairs tracking, and a bike rental tracking system (bike library).”
Demo Site: https://biketree.bikelover.org
Logins: kelsey (Admin), mark (Sales Clerk)
VTracklery - volunteer tracking and reporting
VTracklery is a light-weight sign-in kiosk for volunteers written in Ruby on Rails for The Recyclery Collective.
Recyclery Bikes and Clients Database
A database for tracking bikes and free bike recipients written for The Recyclery Collective
The Bikes and Clients database is used by Recyclery staff and volunteers to track bikes and by our partner organizations to request a free bike for their clients.
Volunteer time logging and kiosk app for community bike shops.
Demo Site: https://workstand.bikelover.org/
Earn-A-Bike Shop Manager
“The Earn-A-Bike Shop Manager is a desktop application built with Electron that tracks manager and volunteer hours for a bike shop. It was originally built for Worcester Earn-A-Bike Shop.”
Demo Site: Coming.
Broke Spoke Front Desk App
“Broke Spoke's Shop Management System.”
Demo Site: Coming.
Bicycle Kitchen POS
“A custom point-of-sale program for the Mac.”
Info Page: view
Open Source Software Discussions
- Bike! Bike! Southeast 2017, at VéloCity Bike Cooperative in Alexandria, Virginia
- Bike! Bike! Southeast 2016, at Rag & Bones in Richmond, Virginia