Samsung Powers This Connected, Music-Streaming “Hoverboard”

Samsung Powers This Connected, Music-Streaming “Hoverboard”

A self-balancing scooter that might be less likely to throw you off and catch fire

Leo Lutero
  • 21 march 2016

A startup called KIWANO plans to build a “hoverboard” you’d feel safer riding around. It pairs with your smartphone and is powered by electronics from Samsung.

This partnership with the well-known electronics brands gives the hoverboard an important edge. Hoverboards have recently received criticism over poor build quality. Some hoverboards suddenly throw people off or worse, explode and start fires.

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