• Nike teases self-tying sneaker that uses your smartphone to lace up

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Nike is expected to unveil a new self-tying basketball sneaker tomorrow morning. Ahead of the big event, the company disseminated a tweet that suggests that smartphones can be used to tie the laces. The video shows a number of different athletes trying out the sneakers, and a few of them are fiddling with their phone after putting on the footwear.
    Just before the brief video teaser concludes, one of the athletes asks, "So I can connect this to my phone?" He then taps the screen on his mobile device and immediately looks down at his feet. "This is crazy," ...
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  • New Nike Self-Lacing Shoes Can Be Controlled From A Phone

    New Nike Self-Lacing Shoes Can Be Controlled From A Phone

    9 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Nike launched its HyperAdapt 1.0 self-lacing sneakers back in 2016. They didn't have wireless connectivity so you couldn't lace them up using an app on your phone. The sneakers had physical power buttons for self-lacing which you had to press every time you wanted to activate the self-lacing feature. Nike is going to address this with its first self-lacing basketball shoes. You will be able to control them from a phone.
    Nike hasn't shown off these basketball shoes as yet. However, a video showing different NBA athlets has been posted online which reveals that it will be possible to lace up...
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