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Gogoro VIVA MIX is a harlequin e-scooter with 6 second battery swaps

Gogoro VIVA MIX is a harlequin e-scooter with 6 second battery swaps

Gogoro has revealed a new version of its Smartscooter, and if you've ever wished that your EV two-wheeler was more attention-grabbing, the VIVA MIX might have the answer. That is, if you live in Taiwan anyway, where it's launching with a new, super-durable body design.

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Spin rolling out remote-control e-scooter to park them properly

Spin rolling out remote-control e-scooter to park them properly

Spin is an electric scooter company that operates in various cities around the United States, providing mobility scooters that can be rented and parked when done. However, Spin says an improperly parked scooter can be a hazard to pedestrians, particularly those with disabilities. In San Francisco, California, where Spin has its largest fleet of scooters, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority requires operators to respond to improperly parked scooters in under two hours and can fine operators $100 for each incorrectly part scooter.

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Bird can now tell when you skid its scooters, and you may get banned

Bird can now tell when you skid its scooters, and you may get banned

Scooter rental company Bird has announced a new update to its platform called Skid Detection, and it is designed to help keep you safe -- and catch you when you operate the electric scooters recklessly, assuming that's the case. The company says that it uses its sensor processing and vehicle diagnostics tech to determine when one of its e-scooters has skid across the pavement and whether one particular rider has performed 'an uncharacteristic amount' of them.

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Razor E Prime III Electric Scooter Review : Quality brand spot-on

Razor E Prime III Electric Scooter Review : Quality brand spot-on

The Razor E Prime III Electric Scooter is the most robust electric mode of transport I've used so far. It's made by the brand that made tiny folding scooters popular over the past decade in the biggest way - Razor. As such, we expect that we'll have at least the quality we've come to expect from the main line. Razor knows this - and they've delivered.

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Turboant X7 Pro Foldable Electric Scooter Review

Turboant X7 Pro Foldable Electric Scooter Review

A great deal of talk and work has been made towards reducing the carbon footprint of cars but, sometimes, the best way to accomplish that is to reduce the use of cars entirely. Of course, that's not really a viable solution these days but there are definitely times when having more than two wheels can be excessive. Whether it's for a last-mile deliver or taking short solo trips, an electric scooter could be a more economical solution, one that the Turboant X7 Pro is trying to provide.

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Razor just revealed 3x new affordable electric scooters

Razor just revealed 3x new affordable electric scooters

Today we're taking a look at a set of three new electric scooters made by Razor. They've got new models called EcoSmart SUP, E300 HD, and C25. So technically there are four new scooters, but two of them have the same base name, so to speak. This collection of devices are all "attractively priced under $500" according to Razor - made for the average citizen looking for an extremely affordable way to roll around town.

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This Poimo inflatable scooter fits neatly in your backpack

This Poimo inflatable scooter fits neatly in your backpack

You’re looking at the Poimo electric scooter. And believe it or not, it’s an inflatable scooter that fits neatly in your backpack. We’ve all seen electric scooters and electric skateboards, but none of it are as innovative and geekily fun as the Poimo.

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Segway reveals weird S-Pod balancing chair and Air T15 e-scooter

Segway reveals weird S-Pod balancing chair and Air T15 e-scooter

Segway has revealed its new CES 2020 range, with a foldable electric scooter and a weird balancing seating-pod on wheels trundling into the Las Vegas show. The Segway S-Pod and Segway KickScoot Air T15 promise two new - and easier - ways to deliver electric transportation, including for those unable or unwilling to stand up.

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Audi e-tron Scooter blends skateboard and folding scooter

Audi e-tron Scooter blends skateboard and folding scooter

Audi's e-tron range of EVs is getting a new addition, though the latest member of the line-up is a whole lot smaller than you might expect from the automaker. The Audi e-tron Scooter isn't going to get you as much range as, say, the 2019 e-tron Quattro SUV, but it's designed to tackle the last mile of zero-emission journeys.

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Nashville bans electric scooters over public safety risks following death

Nashville bans electric scooters over public safety risks following death

Rentable public scooters have been deployed in a number of big cities, but they have largely proven divisive among both public safety officials and residents. In addition to complaints about e-scooters taking up space on sidewalks and being operated in places they're not allowed, multiple cities have also reported a number of serious injuries that occurred as a result of riding these scooters.

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Lime launches electric scooter reservation feature in three cities

Lime launches electric scooter reservation feature in three cities

Electric scooter rental company Lime has announced a new feature test that enables riders to reserve a scooter before they're ready to take it. The new reservation option is limited to customers in certain locations for now, but will be more widely deployed in the future as a convenience feature for riders concerned about scooter availability. The feature requires riders to have an iPhone.

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Uber forms new robotics team for autonomous scooters and bikes

Uber forms new robotics team for autonomous scooters and bikes

Uber isn't limiting its autonomous work to passenger vehicles and trucks, according to a new job listing. The company reportedly revealed plans to bring its self-driving technology to electric scooters and bicycles over the weekend, something that will take place through a new division called Micromobility Robotics. The company has starting hiring new employees for this team, but details remain slim.

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