May 16, 2009

These Shoes Are Made for Talking - To Your Phone

story-07-Exercise-03.jpg A startup is working on a product that can tell you exactly what it's like to walk a mile in someone else's shoes -- because the insoles record every touch of pressure. Top Tech News reports.

quotemarksright.jpgESoles Inc., which makes custom insoles for athletic shoes, has created prototype insoles with pressure sensors that relay their information wirelessly to a nearby cell phone. Then an application on the phone can tell the wearer how much pressure he or she is applying in 11 different zones of each sole.quotesmarksleft.jpg

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