07623987 is referenced by 106 patents and cites 92 patents.

A shoe is improved by including: at least one accelerometer for generating acceleration signals and a processor configured to process the acceleration signals to determine one or both of speed and distance traveled of a person wearing the shoe. A shoe and a garment are provided with a wireless transmitter, to provide information about the shoe/garment or a person wearing same.

Title
Shoes and garments employing one or more of accelerometers, wireless transmitters, processors, altimeters, to determine information such as speed to persons wearing the shoes or garments
Application Number
12/207032
Publication Number
7623987 (B2)
Application Date
September 9, 2008
Publication Date
November 24, 2009
Inventor
Peter Flentov
Carlisle
MA, US
Dennis Darcy
Tyngsboro
MA, US
Curtis A Vock
Niwot
CO, US
Agent
Banner & Witcoff
Assignee
Nike
OR, US
IPC
G06F 19/00
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