Nike unveils self-lacing shoes which can be controlled with a smartphone

It has been known for a while now that Nike is making self-lacing basketball shoes. It revealed yesterday that the self-lacing feature would be controllable using a smartphone app. Nike has officially unveiled the Adapt BB today and as promised, the shoes can indeed lace up themselves at the touch of a button in the top. Nike says that it has developed this shoe to provide a “truly customized fit for every basketball player.” The self-lacing system is called FitAdapt and it can be adjusted both manually and through the app.The company aims to solve a specific problem with this shoe. It points out that during a basketball game, a player’s foot can expand by almost half a size which can affect their comfort level and thus impact their performance on the court.The shoe will thus give players the ability to quickly tighten or loosen their shoe during a game. Nike believes that this will “improve the athlete’s experience.” There are manual buttons on the Adapt BB which can be u

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