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Zboard Electric Skateboard Hands On: Holy Crap Fun

Zboard Electric Skateboard Hands On: Holy Crap Fun

When we first saw the Zboard, an electric skateboard with weight-sensor controls, we hoped it would be the first powered skateboard that could actually ride, well, like a skateboard. We tested it out late last week and it’s exactly that: a fun skateboard that can move on its own.

Roller Blades of Death have Petrol Motor, No Brakes

Roller Blades of Death have Petrol Motor, No Brakes

Customs officers in Britain have seized 150 pairs of motorized roller blades, amid safety fears. The skates, known as Gasoline Skating Shoes, are fitted with a 25cc motor and have a top speed of 20 mph. Classed as a motorized vehicle, users would need a driving license, insurance and L-plates,…