Mar 9, 2013

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Shoes mania: the shoes come with satellite

Are you having orientation problems? Or even simple carelessness with the roads? Now are out the shoes with the built-in satellite that take you to your destination wherever you decide to go. They were created by British designer Dominic Wilcox, the first prototype of these unique shoes for the GPS to toe, or rather in the shoes! It is an integrated navigation system and LED lights from green and red are the main elements that characterize the first prototype created by British designer for the shoes that navigate and get to your destination.

GPS shoes

GPS shoes

Oz shoes

Oz shoes

Satellite shoe

Satellite shoe

The inspiration that led Dominic Wilcox to this interesting and original creation footwear has been the story of the Wizard of Oz, in particular to make him come was the idea was the main character, Dorothy. The shoe with the integrated GPS communicates wirelessly with the other shoe. The shoe mate in turn shows the distance remaining to reach the point of arrival fixed from time to time. They are available on the net for a video in which Dominic Wilcox talks about his creation and its inspiration, you can see it here.

And just like Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, a back-heel and the way home is insured! Because “there’s no place like home …”

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