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This isn’t a MAKE project (I think) they’re the “The iShoes”. Motorized shoes that go up to 13.5mph, weigh about 12lbs and have a 3 mile range. I tried to email them with some questions, but they seem to be popular at the moment “child status 100…The e-mail message could not be delivered because the user’s mailfolder is full”- [via] Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.



  1. Scarab says:

    When did it become a successful marketing strategy to name your product by just throwing the letter “i” in front of it?

  2. RebeL says:

    when the letter “e” got outdated?

  3. wellduh says:

    It started with the i pod didn’t it?

  4. dojo says:

    What’s that you say? the is hoes .com ?

  5. Dan says:

    Now those units blow the Segway right out of the water. Leave the balancing to the humans, thankyouverymuch.

  6. Paul says:

    Thay should call them the Gumby shoes… lol

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