The Segway was something like the Google Glass (GOOG) of 2001. His unpopularity came from two major drawbacks: its perception and its price of $5,000.
The inventor behind RocketSkates It has strived to avoid errors of Segway to improve its main idea of electrical pads.
Peter Treadway, the designer, based in Los Angeles, it happened something that is quite discreet and relatively affordable. You put the RocketSkates with flat-soled shoes to float down the street at 10 mph. Acton the Strartup of Treadway, sells skates as the "first transport in the world that takes over." Read more