Video of the Day: Shoe-smartphone concept channels Get Smart

Anirudh Sharma's concept uses a smartphone and a shoe to help visually impaired individuals get around with greater ease.

Basically, the smartphone sends signals to a custom shoe which vibrates, say, on the left side of the foot if the individual needs to make a left turn next. As the individual approaches the turn, the vibrations would increase in intensity.

I'm guessing this shoe would be pretty expensive and would probably need to be replaced often due to frequent use. Thoughts?


Every day, DVICE selects fresh images, videos and more from the wonderful world of technology. See them all by clicking this link.

Via Cellphone Beat

For the latest tech stories, follow DVICE on Twitter
at @dvice or find us on Facebook