Get smart: Charge your phone while walking in this shoe.
We have had smart phones for a while now, but how about we enter the new frontier and have smart shoes to complement the phones. Well, that is exactly what is happening in tech world right now.
Love walking and texting? Still haven't done a face plant on a streetlight? Well, this sneaker from Kenya can power your phone so you'll never have to look up from that screen again.
The crystal chip has revolutionized how we charge our phones.
This new technology use has been harnessed by inserting the chips sandwiched between the shoe sole
The crystal chip generates energy from pressure as users walk or run with the crystal in their shoe.
The chip, once installed into a regular shoe, generates electricity when you step on it, and can be harvested in one of two ways. You can either charge a phone while in motion through a thin extension cable running from your shoe to your pocket, or, you can choose to store the electric energy and charge your phone after you have stopped walking or running, after taking your shoes off.ie the crystal has a storage ability
the technology has the ability to charge several devices simultaneously. This is, of course, if you walk enough.The chip can be inserted inside the sole of any shoe, with the exception of bathroom slippers, and you shouldn’t worry too much about deteriorating or wearing out your footwear, as the crystals can always be transferred from an old shoe to a new on.
the charging shoe are also accompanied with charging accessories.this ensures that it has the ability to charge several phones simultaneously.
Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt acknowledged the innovation , describing it as “innovation from the ground up follow the link to see the comment. Google Chairman praises shoe phone-charger