First Google Glass, now Google Sneaks?
Google gave the sneakers some personality. If you start running, you might find it cheering as you run. If the sneaker gets lazy, it will cheer you on if you sit on the couch. Although Google does have backing from Adidas (who is the manufacturer of the original sneaker before it was 'Google-ized'), the Mountain View company is not getting into the sneaker business no matter how many fans tell them to just do it. The idea of all of this is to show how tons of data can be analyzed to tell a story "in new and different ways."
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2. KFear (Posts: 135; Member since: 06 Feb 2012)
Have fun with it in the rain! But seriously, this is like google glasses and i'm not sure there is strong enough market for all this...well, cyber-junk. Seems like we are in the day in age when A LOT of good tech is coming out, but also a lot of bad tech. Though this could have potential, it just seems like a bad idea.
3. windroid (unregistered)
Nothing very exciting, basic hardware many people have the ability to do that at home (myself have made some projects using arduino chips and boards).
What I see:
Triple Axis Accelerometer:https://www.sparkfun.com/produ
4. xperiaDROID (limited) (Posts: 4852; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)
What's next, Google Underpants?
7. soshi (Posts: 154; Member since: 08 Mar 2012)
it is going to have noise and smell canceling so we can fart everywhere without notice.
18. DHILLON_ARSH (Posts: 66; Member since: 11 Mar 2013)
if it broke....!!!
congrats mr.Bone its aaa NEXUS
6. TheMan (Posts: 349; Member since: 21 Sep 2012)
That's one shoe that's never getting on a plane...
8. haseebzahid (Posts: 1775; Member since: 22 Feb 2012)
google underwear coming soon i guess -_- oh no they are becoming fashion and garments company then moblie and software company
or they planing to turn the mankind into cyborgs
10. MartianMe (unregistered)
It might work well with a workout app maybe to monitor your daily runs.
15. Droiddoes (unregistered)
LOL, someone finally built that pair of sneakers from season 2 or 3 of The Simpsons.
Their one weakness? Rescued greyhounds.
16. microsoftnokiawin (Posts: 769; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)
i think google glasses is enough also imagine your smartphone connected via bluetooth to both these things the battery would drain faster then usaine bolt also idk why but the 1st thing that popped in my mind when i read this was getting tracked i think i watched too many spy movies :/