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Pragmatic is a discussion show contemplating the practical application of technology. Exploring the real world trade offs we look at how great ideas are transformed into products and services that can change our lives. Nothing is as simple as it seems.Read more »
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86: Segway Evolution
Self-balancing vehicles started with the Segway in 2001, but since then they've evolved, losing their handle bars and even losing a wheel. We look at how they've evolved over time, how safe they are and how potentially crazy John is, since he's started riding one.
With John Chidgey & Vic Hudson. Miscellaneous Links:
Segway Online Store
The Inventor Of The Hoverboard Says He’s Made No Money From It
The inventor of the hoverboard says he’s made no money from it | Technology | The Guardian
Rules For Personal Mobility Devices - Queensland Government
Pedestrians Call For Cycle Ban
Fastwheel Ring Electric Unicycle
Brushless DC Motors
iPhone 4 Gyroscope Teardown
Vibrating Structure Gyroscope
Why And How To Control Brushless DC Motors
Brushless DC Motor Construction and Operating Principles
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