The Megalizer is a sneaker that could put a few DJs out of business. The nearly invisible system of hardware and software allows a dancer to create live music with his shoes.
Two force sensors on each insole
The entire device fits inside the shoe: no leg straps, belt packs, or other visible components.
The device lends an unexpected dash of squishiness and color to a typical DJ setup—usually a table full of boxy black controllers, knobs and buttons. In this video, the designers behind the project talk about the constraints and surprises of their process:
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