Netherlands Eases Segway Ban

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The Netherlands is to relax its ban on the Segway motorized scooter, a two-wheeled, gyroscopically-balanced machine. "The general use of the Segway will be allowed on bicycle paths and roads under the condition that a...

Segway Rolls Out a Recall

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Segway LLC has issued a voluntary recall of its Human Transporter product after revealing that riders might fall from the device as the batteries are drained of power, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said....

Segway scoots off Amazon's shelves

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The Segway Human Transporter, the self-balancing electric scooter that has kept technophiles abuzz for the past two years, ranks among the best-selling items on Amazon.com, the online retailer said Monday. The machine won't ship until...

OT: Ginger isn't Segway

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In the latest twist to the long-running Ginger saga, it's now being rumoured that the two-wheeled device unveiled by inventor Dean Kamen last December isn't in fact the real deal. The claim...

Segway may face roadblock in Japan

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A self-balancing scooter billed as heralding a revolution in the way people travel could run into an obstacle in Japan, where a robotics professor wants recognition for inventing a nearly identical machine 15 years ago....

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