search slide
search slide
pages bottom
Currently Browsing: Results for Tag "hoverboards"

Best Buy and Amazon to sell hoverboards they promise won’t explode

In the real 2015, we got hoverboards that don’t float, but are actually self-balancing scooters.Starting soon, Best Buy will stock hoverboards for the first time, and Amazon will sell one again.

Fire caused by an unsafe hoverboard results in death of a toddler

Fire caused by an unsafe hoverboard results in death of a toddler Despite product recalls and repeated warnings from government officials over the past two years, some people are still using unsafe hoverboards."They heard some sizzling and crackling in the hoverboard and shortly thereafter, it exploded in flames," fire department chief Brian Enterline told the AP.

The first American hoverboard fire deaths are now part of a federal investigation

The first American hoverboard fire deaths are now part of a federal investigation The tragic fire ignited by a malfunctioning hoverboard that claimed the life of a child last week just took another.The first victim of the fire, Ashanti Hughes, age 3, died on the night of the fire.

Dangerous, explosive hoverboards are still lurking, and here's another recall to remind you of it

Dangerous, explosive hoverboards are still lurking, and here's another recall to remind you of it Following the tragic deaths of two children in Pennsylvania caused by a hoverboard fire earlier this month, the U.Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) just announced the recall of yet another hoverboard brand.

3 companies that actually built real-life hoverboards

3 companies that actually built real-life hoverboards Here are three companies that have made functional hoverboards, to varying levels of success.The Hendo board is a fun side project that serves as a proof of concept for the MFA system.

Trust us: You probably don't actually want a real life hoverboard

Trust us: You probably don't actually want a real life hoverboard Trust us: you don't really want a real life hoverboard — at least not in the first few iterations of the future tech.Your dream hoverboard would probably be a floating injury machine at first, with potentially sketchy internals, a super-high price tag, and a high level of skill needed just to take it for a spin.

Hoverboard that killed 2 kids named by consumer safety officials

Hoverboard that killed 2 kids named by consumer safety officials On Monday, following a month-long investigation, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) revealed that it has evidence that the product involved in the incident was the LayZ Board hoverboard.The agency says that more than 3,000 units of the LayZ Board hoverboard were distributed in the U.