Tony Hawk Took The First Real Hoverboard For A Spin

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Legendary skater Tony Hawk took the first real, actually working hoverboard out for a spin. Even though the results weren't exactly something out of Tony Hawk Pro Skater, the technology on display is pretty amazing and it's gonna be wild to see this thing evolve over the next few years. Just like the cell phone, car, and television, mind-blowing tech always starts off as kind of lame and turns into something amazing over time. So even though, right now, it just kind of looks like this...

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And this...

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It will end up being a lot like this...

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And this...

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Here's the full video of Mr. Hawk doing his thing...