07983876 is referenced by 166 patents and cites 91 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
12/538004
Publication Number
7983876 (B2)
Application Date
August 7, 2009
Publication Date
July 19, 2011
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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