Tag Archives: hoverboards

  • Arcaboard: Another Stab at Hoverboard Technology

    Arcaboard: Another Stab at Hoverboard Technology

    Despite impressive advances in technology, we are not living in a golden age for the fabled hoverboard – mostly due to a bunch of imitators using the name for products that don’t even really hover. Then, there’s the Arcaboard, which uses surprisingly simple mechanics to defy gravity’s powerful pull. The Arcaboard doesn’t use “mag-lev” or […]

  • Actual Lexus Hoverboard Demonstration Finally Released (Video)

    Actual Lexus Hoverboard Demonstration Finally Released (Video)

    I’m not sure why the people at Lexus thought that an actual working hoverboard required weeks and weeks of anticipatory promotional buildup before being revealed in full, but they did, and we’ve had to wait until now to see the thing in actual action – but I have to say, despite the fact that this […]

  • Ross McGouran Test Rides Lexus Hoverboard (Video)

    Ross McGouran Test Rides Lexus Hoverboard (Video)

    The Lexus Hoverboard has been in the public sphere for a while, but now it’s getting another public glimpse courtesy of professional skateboarder Ross McGouran. Unfortunately, Ross McGouran’s test ride of the Lexus Hoverboard isn’t being shown to the public in full—at least not yet. Instead, it’s the subject of another teaser for the board, […]

  • Lexus Hoverboard: Lexus Claims to Have Developed a Hoverboard (Video)

    Lexus Hoverboard: Lexus Claims to Have Developed a Hoverboard (Video)

    Living in the CGI era has its benefits, especially if you enjoy watching hordes of robots, dinosaurs, or (one day) robot dinosaurs at your local movie theater. But one downside to this digital utopia is that you really can’t trust a professionally-produced video that purports to show something incredible, especially when it’s as shrouded in […]

  • World Record Hoverboard Flight by Catalina Alexandru Duru (Video)

    World Record Hoverboard Flight by Catalina Alexandru Duru (Video)

    Hoverboards are great for impressing your friends and giving you the uncanny sensation of flying above the ground, but they haven’t really been perfected in the covering-large-distances department. But Catalina Alexandru Duru just made an important stride in that field with his Guinness World Record hoverboard flight. Duru smashed all previous hoverboard distance records with the trip, […]

  • Tony Hawk Tests Hendo Hoverboard (Video)

    Tony Hawk Tests Hendo Hoverboard (Video)

    In case you were still on the fence about the existence of real hoverboards, skate legend Tony Hawk has taken a Hendo Hoverboard for a test run and shared the results with the whole world. And unlike Hawk’s previous association with a hoverboard that ended up being a Funny or Die hoax, this time it’s […]

  • Hendo Hoverboards: The First Real Hoverboard In Development

    Hendo Hoverboards: The First Real Hoverboard In Development

    Everyone knows that the hoverboard from Back to the Future Part II is one of the most coveted fictional items of all time. And going back to promotion for the movie before it was even released, the notion that such a gadget could be real has been encouraged by various unscrupulous individuals.  But now, Hendo […]