The First Computerized Running Shoe 1986: The Puma COMDEX RS Computer


Publication/Creation Date
1985
Creators/Contributors
Puma (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Advertisement
Description
Puma COMDEX is a computerized running shoe built in 1986, capable of communicating with a computer. The shoe contains a microprocessor that registers how many steps its wearer takes, as well as the amount of time they are worn. The shoes can be plugged into a PC and it will display the shoes' recorded statistics.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Feet
Marketing Keywords
Puma, COMDEX , RS-Computer Shoes
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=40&v=qd9BR4fvguM

Date archived
December 30 2018
Last edited
January 7 2019
How to cite this entry
Puma. (1985). "The First Computerized Running Shoe 1986: The Puma COMDEX RS Computer". DeFY New York YouTube Channel. DeFY New York YouTube Channel. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/3466