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    Default Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Even for Apple this is strange

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    An interesting Apple patent application discovered on Thursday describes a sensor and alarm system that can be embedded into footwear, granting users a more empirical method on which to rely when deciding to replace worn-out shoes.



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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Im hoping this is a joke.
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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyberburnout View Post
    Im hoping this is a joke.
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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    The worse part is it probably isnt a joke. They will apply for this and get granted the patent to shoes, then will claim they invented shoes and feet!
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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyberburnout View Post
    The worse part is it probably isnt a joke. They will apply for this and get granted the patent to shoes, then will claim they invented shoes and feet!
    Yes, as usual

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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Has anyone even noticed that Apples going down hill ? I was wataching the news on TV the other day, and their stock has continued to fall since Sept, I believe it just dropped another 12 points.
    I have never cared for Apple products, and never will.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    Has anyone even noticed that Apples going down hill ? I was wataching the news on TV the other day, and their stock has continued to fall since Sept, I believe it just dropped another 12 points.
    I have never cared for Apple products, and never will.
    OSX is beautiful though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PoLoMoTo View Post
    OSX is beautiful though.
    The bottom has to fall out at some point. You cant continue the growth without truely being innovative. You saturate a market and people get tired of dealing with your crap and move on. The are facing stiffer and stiffer competition from other OEMs. They havent came out without anything really special in years, just updates of existing products. If they want to continue on the path they were on they really really need to come upw ith something. Tvs and shoes are not it.
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    Default Re: Apple's "smart shoes" notify users when they need replacing

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyberburnout View Post
    The bottom has to fall out at some point. You cant continue the growth without truely being innovative. You saturate a market and people get tired of dealing with your crap and move on. The are facing stiffer and stiffer competition from other OEMs. They havent came out without anything really special in years, just updates of existing products. If they want to continue on the path they were on they really really need to come upw ith something. Tvs and shoes are not it.
    It has a bigger screen though!!! Lol yea apple made the touch screen phone a reality but other than that they haven't really done anything impressive...

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