Nike sneakers which detects Wifi hotspots


This is for sure the new trend in fashion geekiness. A Step in the Right Direction is it’s name and was designed by mstrpln in collaboration with Ubiq boutique.

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The sneaker is equipped with an integrated wireless internet detection unit embedded under the flap of the left shoe. As you walk your shoes scans the surrounding area for Wi-Fi signals and the result is
displayed to you with the help of some LEDs.

A blinking LED represents no signal, while a solid LED shows that there is a signal present.

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They are not as modern as I expected, they are quite retro, but who cares when you will be transformed in a ‘Wifi finder android’.

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The sneaker is based on the Nike Dunk which was transformed by mstrpln to help you find the Internet wherever you go.

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One Response to “Nike sneakers which detects Wifi hotspots”

  1. Firestones says:

    So people just need to look at your shoes to know “Hey, he’s stealing internet!

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