Neowin News Feed for: Hoverboards Neowin News Feed for: Hoverboards en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 For a time, Segway miniPRO hoverboards could have been hijacked by hackers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After months of analysis, a security researcher discovered that the Segway miniPRO could be compromised, allowing interested attackers to track down and take control of these hoverboards. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:02:02 +0000 Family demands $30 million from Amazon for a hoverboard that put their house in flames <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A family in Nashville, Tennessee is suing Amazon after selling a hoverboard, which was responsible for burning down their home. They contend Amazon knew it was dangerous, but still decided to sell it. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:26:01 +0000 Hoverboard booth raided by U.S. officials at CES <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Carrying out a court order obtained by Future Motion, a hoverboard manufacturer alleging patent infringement, U.S. Marshals seized products on display by Chinese company at CES during display hours. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matt Blowes) Fri, 08 Jan 2016 08:24:01 +0000 7 Days: A week of Redstone delights, Windows 10 Mobile delay, and Microsoft's pushy upgrade <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From banned hoverboards and Band 2 discounts, to the trial of Continuum, Universal success, DDoS declarations, and a spot of Santa-tracking, it&#039;s our regular roundup of the week&#039;s top tech news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sun, 20 Dec 2015 02:53:24 +0000 Amazon bans sale of 'hoverboards' amid safety risks <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Major online retailer Amazon has reportedly banned the sale of the so-called &#039;hoverboards&#039; following warnings that the devices are dangerous and prone to catch fire. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jack Wilkinson) Tue, 15 Dec 2015 03:26:02 +0000