If you are really worried about your loved one as they suffer from Alzheimer’s or direction disorientation disorder, GPS shoes are going to solve your problem. GPS shoes are equipped with a GPS tracking device which enables you to track their location and find out their whereabouts. A new GPS shoe uses a small trans-receiver through which location of shoes wearer can be tracked using cellular network. These shoes are called Ambulator shoes and you can even set a geo- perimeter for the person. This means that as soon the person moves out of the perimeter the set is set on.
Another new generation of GPS shoes called blue GPS shoes are enabled with Bluetooth connectivity which can interact with Bluetooth enabled devices, like the GPS in phone and automatically sends emergency message to pre-fed mobile numbers of concerned people on pushing a button by the wearer.
Application for these shoes are not only limited to the above mentioned. Parents are using them for their children who can push the button and inform them in case of emergencies.
The most interesting application of GPS shoes is that it can be used for social networking. Your friends can track your current location online by just logging in the website.