« We were certainly able to take the learnings of spikes on shoes for 22 years, but obviously the difference is that we’re affixing it to a more immovable object, the carbon fiber blade, » said Hatfiel. Blade Runner and also considered as the fastest man on no legs. The 25 year old Pistorius, whose legs were amputated when he was a baby, made it to the semi finals for the 400m in the London Olympics.Filed in Design >Gadgets.
Nike Will Start Selling Shoes On Instagram Too By Tyler Lee on 07/06/2017 01:53 PDTThere are many companies out there who not only sell their products on their official online store, but also third party retailer platforms. This helps to increase their reach, plus they don’t alienate customers who might have a reason for shopping somewhere else, like an Amazon Prime subscriber might prefer sticking to Amazon for their shopping.This is why it did not come as a surprise to learn that Nike would soon start to sell their products on Amazon, but it turns out that Amazon won’t be the only online platform that the company is target as it has since been confirmed that Nike will be selling their products on Instagram as well.Details on how it will work on Instagram remains to be seen, but Facebook has been working to try and make Instagram a legitimate platform for companies to interact with their customers and also to sell their products, so Nike’s support of the platform will no doubt be a boon to both Nike and Instagram/Facebook.This will also help to cut down on problems like counterfeit products, where having an official presence on Amazon and Instagram means that customers who are wary of third party resellers can at least reliably shop via Nike’s official profile/storefront.Filed in General. Read more about Instagram and Nike.Instagram Could Be Returning To Chronological Timeline In Latest BetaRacist GIF Forces Instagram And Snapchat To Remove Giphy IntegrationInstagram Could Be Developing Its Own Portrait Mode FeatureInstagram Voice And Video Calling Icons RevealedInstagram Direct Introduces New Privacy ControlsNike PHOTOiD Lets You Customize Your Sneakers According To Your Instagram Library.
When Vesuvius erupted on 24 August AD 79, it engulfed the two flourishing Roman towns of Pompei and Herculaneum, as well as the many wealthy villas in the area. These have been progressively excavated and made accessible to the public since the mid 18th century. The vast expanse of the commercial town of Pompei contrasts with the smaller but better preserved remains of the holiday resort of Herculaneum, while the superb wall paintings of the Villa Oplontis at Torre Annunziata give a vivid impression of the opulent lifestyle enjoyed by the wealthier citizens of the Early Roman Empire..