on this episode of China uncensored the future of Transportation is a thing of the past China’s bootleg Segway is Segway into the Segway market by buying Segway hi welcome to China uncensored I’m your host Chris Chappell like numerous Chinese business ninebot is committed to innovation no sorry that’s Apple slogan here’s nine BOTS though where was I yes invention 9 gues makes a Segway which of course is not a Segway it’s a personal transportation robot absolutely unrelated to superficially same machines and whereas that other unrelated product has been governed to a wander punch line in the US monkey hopping it in China it’s viewed with utmost seriousness these are counterterrorism violences in Shandong Province do teaches in the lead-up to the 2008 Olympics I don’t see how their counter dare because I’m startled the terrorists will use stairs anyway if you look at a nine bot PTR and a regular Segway side-by-side you might notice a few affinities and you might think that perhaps Segway ought to file a dispute against nine BOTS well the government has so ninebot did the only sensible thing rather than admit to intellectual property stealing they simply made a deal to buy segway so this really labels a brand-new period in us-china ties-in intellectual property theft is rampant and a serious source of contention but that can be a thing of the past now because Chinese companies can now just reproduce a product make it for cheaper and then use the profits to buy out the original struggling US company paper wraps Rock so what do you think about the Chinese Segway and the new Chinese Segway let me know in the comment section below and check out China uncensored org to sign up for the China uncensored newsletter is again I’m Chris Chappell told you next time trying to develop a new superweapon called the great gun going to explode the internet beings all over the world have been letting their obsess dissolve in a cup of tea