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French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale
French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale

29 May 2022, 20:20 UTC / Have you ever heard about the flyboard? But what about France's flying man? Well, the latter designed the former, and he recently crashed it into a lake

 
New Mini-Doc Shows Us How the World's Smallest, Coolest, Personal Aircraft Was Created
New Mini-Doc Shows Us How the World's Smallest, Coolest, Personal Aircraft Was Created

24 Feb 2022, 17:32 UTC / The inventor of the "world’s most powerful, compact & safest aircraft that can transport a person standing on top" lets us take a peek at his entire journey.

 
Are Hoverboads Safe? Lawyers Warn of Fire and Injury Risks
Are Hoverboads Safe? Lawyers Warn of Fire and Injury Risks

21 Aug 2021, 08:46 UTC / Almost 30,000 American children visited the hospital with hoverboard-related injuries in 2015 and 2016, lawyers note. Here is how to stay safe if you own one.

 
(Illegally) Flying Your Homemade Hoverboard in Times Square Is One Way to Do PR
(Illegally) Flying Your Homemade Hoverboard in Times Square Is One Way to Do PR

26 Jun 2021, 06:33 UTC / Hunter Kowald flew his SkySurfer Hoverboard over Manhattan in Times Square, drew comparisons to Spiderman’s Green Goblin

 
Hunter Kowald Is Flying All Over LA in His Custom, Production-Ready Hoverboard
Hunter Kowald Is Flying All Over LA in His Custom, Production-Ready Hoverboard

24 Apr 2021, 06:00 UTC / “Watch me dance,” digital creator and engineer says of the big unveil of his Hoverboard, which is basically a drone capable of carrying a human being

 
Tesla Hoverboard Looks Like a Blast, Has Smartphone Control
Tesla Hoverboard Looks Like a Blast, Has Smartphone Control

16 Oct 2019, 09:02 UTC / Of course, the shenanigan we have here is a rendering, albeit one's that elaborate enough to pass as the real deal and make us drop that "what if?"

 
Thousands of Incidents Involving e-Scooters Reported to U.K. Police in 3 Years
Thousands of Incidents Involving e-Scooters Reported to U.K. Police in 3 Years

29 Aug 2019, 12:27 UTC / Micro-mobility solutions like e-scooters, Segways and hoverboards are involved in various offenses, including assault, traffic collisions, theft and anti-social

 
Watch a Guy Fly Over the English Channel with Jet Engines Strapped to His Feet
Watch a Guy Fly Over the English Channel with Jet Engines Strapped to His Feet

5 Aug 2019, 09:58 UTC / Zapata made the first attempt to fly over the Channel on July 25 but stopped halfway through after missing a landing platform on which he was supposed to refuel

 
Hovershoes Jetson Motokicks Debut at CES 2019
Hovershoes Jetson Motokicks Debut at CES 2019

11 Jan 2019, 13:16 UTC / Hovershoes will hit the market later this year, include plenty of extra options: you can turn them into a hoverboard or even a rolling boombox

 
Hoverboard Explodes Repeatedly at RV Park From Overheating While Charging
Hoverboard Explodes Repeatedly at RV Park From Overheating While Charging

8 Jan 2019, 15:10 UTC / Devon firefighters use the video to warn parents of the dangers of overheating hoverboards, the importance of having a fire extinguisher on site

 
InMotion’s Hovershoes X1 Are Self-Operating, Safe and Awesome
InMotion’s Hovershoes X1 Are Self-Operating, Safe and Awesome

6 Jun 2018, 11:16 UTC / Hovershoes act like motorized, self-operating rollerblades, and are more stable and safe than the traditional hoverboard

 
Florida (of Course) Company Invents the HoverCart, Hoverboard Not Included
Florida (of Course) Company Invents the HoverCart, Hoverboard Not Included

21 Apr 2016, 18:12 UTC / What do you do when you're too lazy to use a transportation device that makes you stand up? You find a way to attach a chair to it, obviously

 
Shoveling Snow on a Hoverboard Makes More Sense than It Might Seem at First
Shoveling Snow on a Hoverboard Makes More Sense than It Might Seem at First

20 Feb 2016, 17:32 UTC / People aren't lazy, they're just looking for ways to make mundane chores easier and more enjoyable, which is actually a very smart move

 
Hoverboards and Their Destructive Capabilities Caught on Tape
Hoverboards and Their Destructive Capabilities Caught on Tape

4 Jan 2016, 16:51 UTC / Who said that a hoverboard needs to catch fire in order to wreak havoc all around it? All it takes is a very clumsy but persistent man

 
The Hoverboard Issue Is Reaching New Heights, God May Soon Get Involved
The Hoverboard Issue Is Reaching New Heights, God May Soon Get Involved

30 Dec 2015, 11:07 UTC / The hoverboards are turning into the most vilified objects of 2015; after being banned from airplanes, sidewalks and bicycle lanes, the churches seem next

 
Forget About Those Flammable Hoverboards, ARCA Has Come Up with the Real Deal
Forget About Those Flammable Hoverboards, ARCA Has Come Up with the Real Deal

28 Dec 2015, 14:29 UTC / While some devices call themselves hoverboards but are famously not flying and often catch fire, others aren't so famous, but do what they're supposed to

 
Hendo Hoverboard 2.0 Is Tony Hawk Approved, but Still Needs a Copper Deck to Work
Hendo Hoverboard 2.0 Is Tony Hawk Approved, but Still Needs a Copper Deck to Work

22 Oct 2015, 09:40 UTC / Arx Pax launched a Kickstarter campaign last year, asking pledgers the help make a functional Hoverboard. This is their latest model

 
Fake Back To The Future Hoverboard Ad Doesn’t Look That Different
Fake Back To The Future Hoverboard Ad Doesn’t Look That Different

13 Oct 2015, 09:50 UTC / The hoverboard from Back To The Future is here... sort of. It's being sold in this fake ad that is actually promoting a DVD set, but still

 
Forget about Lexus, We Found the Real Doc and His Hoverboard – Video
Forget about Lexus, We Found the Real Doc and His Hoverboard – Video

17 Sep 2015, 17:06 UTC / Say you'd actually consider buying a Hoverboard. Would you take the one Lexus created or would you consider the one in question?

 
Lexus Unveils The Science Behind Their Hoverboard and It’s Amazing
Lexus Unveils The Science Behind Their Hoverboard and It’s Amazing

21 Aug 2015, 09:48 UTC / Lexus Hoverboad is a cool gizmo, but when Toyota's luxury division released the first video with it in action it didn't seem like a big deal