We live in the future. This is prototype number 2 of the real-life Power Laces project, like the shoes in Back to the Future II. [via Adafruit]

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Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).


  • nycdesigner

    I think you’ll be spending anything you raise in legal fees defending what may or may not be your right to produce this product.
    Remember, it’s not about who’s right, it’s about who’s lawyer can beat up the other lawyer. Nike’s resources will outstrip any ability you’ll have to make this a reality, sorry to say.
    ;-(

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