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 Shoes with built-in GPS for wanderers 
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Post Shoes with built-in GPS for wanderers
Why didn't one of us think of this one?

***A shoe-maker and a technology company are teaming up to develop footwear with a built-in GPS device that could help track down "wandering" seniors suffering from Alzheimer's Disease. "The technology will provide the location of the individual wearing the shoes within 9m (30 feet), anywhere on the planet," said Andrew Carle, an assistant professor at George Mason University who served as an advisor on the project.

Renata (and Jerome-in-Heaven)

Mon Jun 08, 2009 3:21 pm

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Not sure why one of us didn't think of this but I am glad someone did, it will help so many down the road no pun intended ! :)

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