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Halo Board Electric Skateboard: The Gizmodo Review

Halo Board Electric Skateboard: The Gizmodo Review

Electric personal transporters are mostly horrible. Segways are reserved for mall cops and helmeted tourists interested in experiencing both the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial without taking a single step. Hoverboards, which also explode, are just fodder for America’s Funniest Home Videos. Everyone I’ve ever seen riding one of…

We Talked To The Guy Whose Boosted Board Blew Up

We Talked To The Guy Whose Boosted Board Blew Up

On Wednesday, web developer Rick Bross was faced an unusual problem. His electric skateboard’s battery malfunctioned, filling his entire apartment with smoke and scaring the hell out of his roommate. The incident was just one of two recent cases involving Boosted Boards, a brand of electric skateboards, where the batteries…