07/06/2010, One of the most noticeable gadgets from Back To The Future Part 2 would be the futuristic shoes with power laces, as all of us lazy folks would want such a thing. It’s 2010, and we still don’t have such technology in the stores yet, but some folks out there have taken the time and effort to make such a pair of shoes a reality. Sure, there’s a rather obvious […]
04/29/2010, The smart folks over at the Louisiana Tech University are busy working on new voltage regulation circuits that can convert a piezoelectric charge into usable voltage for charging batteries or directly powering electronics. With this technology, a device can be fit into the heel of a running shoe, allowing users to generate electricity as they walk, which hopefully will be enough to power your flat mobile phone when you’re lost […]
04/05/2010, Can’t think what to do with all those spare PCB boards lying around in your room? If you’re creative (and don’t mind some discomfort), you can always try and come up with these PCB shoes created by Steven Rodrig. Granted your partner would probably kill you if you forced her to endure the pain of wearing such shoes, but it still looks cool.
01/27/2010, This pair of Ramblers might look pretty ordinary from the outside, but it holds a sinister secret within – being able to tweet with each step that you take. Sounds pretty pointless, but we guess there are certain groups of people out there who absolutely need to make a statement with each literal step they take, and the Ramblers would suit them perfectly. No idea on what will be tweeted, […]
10/13/2009, Who would’ve thought that something as ordinary as shoes would end up being so technologically advanced? Sure, the right pair with the right legs will help shatter world records, but the Blue GPS shoes works differently by featuring Bluetooth connectivity, allowing folks to know where you are exactly at any time throughout the day. Guess this is something you would much rather have your kids wear instead of having it […]