I-Porter Urban Transportation Capabilities at MIT. Video of early I-Porter functional prototype testing on campus at MIT in Cambridge, MA.
We can use I-Porter for transportation around Cambridge and Boston as a social distancing alternative to mass transit and ride shares during the Coronavirus Pandemic. It’s been very helpful on campus at MIT and surrounding areas. Deep breathing associated with exertion or even singing may increase the risk of Covid-19 virus particle spread. I-Porter helps Read more about I-Porter Transportation and Covid-19 Social Distancing[…]
We’ve tested the I-Porter as a mobility scooter alternative for people with Post Polio Syndrome (PPS). It offers standing height operation, and superior maneuverability compared to a scooter or wheelchair. The I-Porter engages your core muscles, lower back and legs enough to help avoid muscle atrophy, but not so much that you reach the point Read more about I-Porter and Post Polio Syndrome[…]