| May 23, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Skateboarders generally view their activity as more of an art than a science. They don't worry about things such as inertia, force or velocity. It's more about creating while in the moment and pulling off another trick.
But it doesn't hurt for the...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Before skaters recorded tricks on their phones and ESPN began airing the X Games or "extreme sports on TV," a Hollywood Hills High kid so slight that he looked more like a sixth-grader leaned back on his board and popped it into the air — without...
| May 9, 2013
| 9:58 AM
STANFORD — Local government officials may begin looking into the possibility of building a skate park after a Stanford grandmother brought attention to the lack of space for skateboarders.
Brenda McFerron told Stanford City Council members last...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:38 PM
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| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Dominant online video site YouTube has launched a new lineup of sports channels featuring some of the biggest names in action sports — including pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, snowboarder Shaun White and surfer Kelly Slater. The four channels seek to.....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Google is alerting hundreds of millions of users of its products that it's changing the way it treats users' data, combining even more information it knows about them from all of its products, from Gmail to YouTube....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:33 PM
[There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the blog entry to see the video.] By Stacey Harrison Five hundred couch gags, 500 chalkboard punishments, 500 Gracie Films logos appearing after the credits … The Simpsons has...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:14 PM
The Tony Hawk Foundation has given $25,000 toward the construction of a skateboard park in Roosevelt Park in Hampden.
The Skatepark of Baltimore, a nonprofit group dedicated to raising enough money to build a place for area youth to skateboard safely,...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 8:37 AM
TEHACHAPI, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 12-year-old boy from Malibu is the first skateboarder ever to complete three full rotations in midair.
Tom Schaar has been skateboarding since he was 4 years old.
He was able to complete a 1080, which is three full spins...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Larry Griffin broke all kinds of unwritten rules about creating a video game development studio when he founded Cosmosaur.
The recent Columbia College graduate and three former classmates started the company with almost no money or industry connections....
| Oct 27, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Reginald Destin died doing what he loved most: skateboarding.
After taking up the sport at a young age, Destin, 42, became a pillar in the Chicago skateboarding community, known by many for his signature “wall ride” move that took Destin...