Segway wheelchair begins trials on Japanese streets

Business Nov 7, 2014

Segway wheelchair begins trials on Japanese streets

The Japanese subsidiary of Segway, the inventor of the eponymous two-wheeled electric scooter, on Friday began trials of a wheelchair that enables users to change direction by shifting their weight. It is the first time Segway Japan Ltd., based in Yokohama, has tested its Genny ...

Winglet-ing it in Tokyo

Events / Events In Tokyo Jul 25, 2014

Winglet-ing it in Tokyo

by Florian Turgeon

Are we humans looking at a future in which we won't need to use our legs? It looks like it when you consider Toyota's Winglet, Japan's version of the Segway. The Winglet Challenge at Mega Web in Odaiba, Tokyo, offers visitors the chance to rest ...