Category: Hoverboards

Hoverboards became the hottest light electric vehicles on the market, seemingly overnight in 2015. Since then, numerous hoverboard brands have entered the fray, including SwagTron, EPIKGO, and Airwheel. Stay tuned in for weekly coverage of all things hoverboards.


Should I Buy My Kids a Hoverboard for Christmas?

The hints start around Halloween. It’s obvious your kid wants a hoverboard for Christmas. What’s a parent to do? You want your kid to be happy, but you also want your kid to be safe. Do you give in like the father in “A Christmas Story” and buy the much sought-after gift. Or, do you

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Mozzie Hoverboards Take Safe Batteries to the Next Level

If you’ve been hanging onto the idea of finding a hoverboard that is safe, reliable, and easy-to-use, then take note of rising star Mozzie Hoverboards. These self-balancing hoverboards promise to deliver a smooth, safe ride for individuals of all ages and sizes. We’re taking a closer look at this emerging leader in the world of

Daredevil Performs Hoverboard Stunt: Rides Along Edge of Skyscraper

A few weeks ago, one crazy son of a bitch from Dubai graced YouTube with a video of himself performing a hoverboard stunt – riding along the edge of a skyscraper. It’s the type of video that instantly makes your palms sweat. Watching this man slowly scoot and shuffle back and forth atop the narrow

Hoverboard Hackers Post Threat to Riders Using Bluetooth Access

Hoverboards are the agile, nimble – and maybe most hackable – member of the LEV family. With more than 2.5 million units sold in the United States, these electric transportation devices have taken a lot of heat for battery combustion problems, but now hacking is another threat to the survival of the hoverboard. Self-balancing scooters

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Billionaire Mark Cuban’s New Hoverboard Hits the Streets

  Over the last few years, the hoverboard — or self-balancing board—have been all the rage. There’s just been one problem: they haven’t worked as advertised. In fact, many of them were just explosions waiting to happen. But that hasn’t disparaged billionaire Mark Cuban from entering the fray. Earlier this month, Mark Cuban (famous from

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Everyone, Please! Stop Using LayZ Hoverboards! [It’s Dangerous!]

You may remember, back in 2015, when rappers, athletes, and other celebrities rode hoverboards on TV and everything seemed fine and fun. It was a simpler time. Hoverboards were the hot gift of the Christmas season and children and teens all over America rode their self-balancing scooters across city streets, smiling with glee and eating

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Mark Cuban’s New Hoverboard Gears Up for Kickstarter

Mark Cuban has had an interesting run in the hoverboard world. And it’s not over yet! The billionaire businessman, of Shark Tank-fame, has had a toe in the hoverboard industry since 2015, although it’s been a bit of a rough haul so far for Cuban. Back in August of 2015 – when hoverboards were huge

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Top 5 All Terrain Hoverboards for Off-Road Trailblazing

The hoverboard market is increasingly more difficult to navigate as more and more companies enter the fray, each with their own suite of hoverboard models that, on the surface, don’t appear all that different from one another. It’s not uncommon to scroll through a bunch of hoverboards and ask yourself, “What’s the difference? They all look

5 Hoverboard Companies That You Can Trust in 2017

If you jump in your Way Back Machine and travel to last Christmas, you’ll remember that hoverboards were 2015’s hot gift of the year. You’ll also probably recall the scandal that followed the product’s meteoric rise in popularity. There were a few instances of hoverboards catching fire in people’s homes. Yikes! All of the hazardous

Segway miniPRO Hoverboard: A Brief History of Innovation

Learn about the rich history of Segway, their buyout by Ninebot, and the Segway miniPRO hoverboard that the union spawned.