A 14-year-old invented an electric skateboard and it’s actually pretty cool

February 12, 2018

Image: quirky I’m a decent skateboarder, and electric skateboards terrify me.  Most electric skateboards are remote-controlled. When I push the button to start the board, it tends to jerk abruptly into motion, because my hands are uncoordinated, and my fingers are thick and clumsy. When I do manage to get it moving, my finger quivers, because if it slips and pushes the throttle by accident, the board will abruptly shoot…