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True Skate for iOS

If you like skateboarding, True Skate has excellent controls and beautiful 3D graphics, and it offers hours of entertainment as you try to land the perfect trick.

By December 6, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating December 6, 2012

Strap-on Walk Wing transforms between shoes and skates

Put on a pair of wheeled overshoes made to change from regular walking shoes to roller skates at the flip of a switch.

By August 18, 2015


The Lexus hoverboard is real, but it isn't coming to a skate park near you

The automaker has unveiled its "Slide" hoverboard at a custom-crafted skate park in Spain. Enjoy the video demonstration, but don't get any ideas about buying one.

By August 4, 2015


Crave Ep. 165: RocketSkates blast past old roller-skate tech

Smart rocket skates are the future of roller skating, and might save you during the next "Sharknado" -- coming soon.

By July 11, 2014


RocketSkates blast past the old roller-skate tech, Ep. 165

Smart rocket skates are the future of roller skating, and might save you during the next sharknado -- coming soon.

By July 11, 2014


Wearables venture into roller skates, mouth guards

The wearables industry shows signs of expanding beyond wristbands. CNET's Sumi Das takes a look at the best devices from the Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco.

By July 16, 2014


Futuristic roller skates zip along at 12 mph

There are no flames shooting out the back, but Rocketskates give you the look of the future, strapped firmly to your feet.

By July 10, 2014


HoverSkate: 'It makes me feel like I am flying like Ironman'

An inventor's mini-hoverboard with skateboard wheels may be as close to "Back to the Future" as we'll ever get.

By June 2, 2014


Etiquette guide to Apple's new emojis: Don't hug the middle finger!

Apple put more than 150 new emojis in its latest iOS update, but just when is it appropriate to send someone an image of a block of cheese or a levitating man? CNET's Danny Gallagher plays Miss Manners.

By October 22, 2015


Reviewing the tech of 'Back to the Future'

Would the tech in the 2015 of 'BTTF' have survived our rigorous CNET testing process? We've reviewed everything from the Holomax to self-lacing Nikes.

By October 21, 2015