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The great Herminator just showed me this. Don’y know how I missed it. Really cool stuff from both Adidas and Nike. So Adidas are launching a football boot that will gather info on your game og practice session. As soon as you have finished playing, the boots will transmit the data wirelessly to your computer, phone or tablet. It records your speed, distance traveled and top speeds as well as monitoring everything you do at one second intervals. For more detail check out Simplyzesty.
And Nike to their Nike+ to a new level adding more sensors and more stuff you can measure.
I basketball shoes, the sport sensor uses pressure data in combination with an accelerometer to calculate your movement, that way Nike+ Sports Sensor can measure how high your vertical jump is, how fast you’re moving and how hard you’re working all in real time.
You can see more stuff on Gizmodo.
This is really cool. I’m stoked and will start playing both football and basketball immediately.
I guess this is pretty much in line with Reebok’s Office Linebacker. Maybe this is a new sports sneakers paradigm. Only this is more gritty and dirty. Based on the character from Eastbound and Down – Kenny Powers.
It’s funny and stupid.
Miss Wixley posted this on The Varoom Varoom Lounge. Don’t know what to make of it, but I like it. Japanese people are strange…
These are the brand spanking new ads from Sony Ericssons Xperia Play – their Playstation mobile. They are hilarious. You gotta watch the all. When you think one sucks… it becomes awesome. It’s Kristin Schaal from the Daily Show – she is funny.
Now this just brings tears to the eyes of an old Starwars mega fan. Yes I have the Ewok Village, the Millenium Falcon, the Imperial shuttle and about 40 of the finest action figures plastic can make. My favorite… Boba Fett.
Anyways, when I drink Tequila from now on. It will be like this…
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