The International Space Station will receive some unchic sandals to gauge the force on astronauts' bodies during exercise.
Freewaters, an eco-conscious California footwear maker, says it will provide someone with a year of drinking water for each pair sold.
Strap on your sandals and grab your sword for the centurion combat epic, Ryse: Son of Rome.
Company offers stash sandals for keys, wallet-phones follow.
But the luminescent flip-flops beg a question. If the wearer is walking in an area so treacherous that he or she must spot-weld high beams to the feet, why wear sandals?
In a vintage video clip, Apple's iconic CEO, Steve Jobs, kicks off the company's spectacular comeback by introducing the Think Different campaign. And he does it in shorts and sandals.
The same man who made jokes about the Egyptian uprising being about his shoes, now offers a Syrian tweet that is as cynical as it is tasteless.
The new World Cup epic for Beats features Brazilian soccer star Neymar and his gold iPhone 5S.