Marty McFly's hoverboard antics may get all the glory, but he had a much more reliable method of transportation: a skateboard, now available as a replica.
Watch this skater dressed as Luigi do an impressive run during which he outpaces turtle shells, collects coins and uses turbo boots to try to beat Mario's record.
The Gridboard skateboard rolling around on Indiegogo uses super-strong carbon fiber to make a futuristic-looking longboard.
Two unconnected wheels along with a good sense of balance power a new take on the old skateboard.
From one-wheeled skateboards to scooters that charge your smartphone, there are plenty of personal transportation devices at CES if you're tired of walking the immense show floor. Join CNET as we take them for a ride.
The Onewheel is a crowd-funding success, but how easy is it to use this futuristic board? CNET finds out, and shows you a new app that gives you extra control.
You don't have to daydream about "Back to the Future" to ride a hoverboard. Hendo Hover, with the help of Hawk, hopes its Kickstarter campaign will bring this high-tech fun to the masses.
Skate or do not skate. There is no try. Grind through the galaxy with Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, R2-D2, C-3PO, Boba Fett and more with Santa Cruz Skateboards.
This week on Crave, we entertain a captive audience of smartphone-loving frogs, teach a robot octopus to swim, and charge a dead cell phone with a skateboard. Plus, Harvard is looking for new innovations in soft robotics and director Steven Soderbergh re-envisions "Raiders of the Lost Ark," sans color.
The coolest skateboard ever can charge electronics. And it turns out frogs like smartphones, opening up a whole new potential market for device makers.