Sensor-equipped flooring can tell if someone’s fallen

Sensor-equipped flooring can tell if someone’s fallen

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We don’t typically think of concrete slabs as anything but dumb pieces of rock, but in the past we’ve seen innovators integrate technology into sidewalks to help them offer up energy and even wifi to pedestrians. Now Germany’s Future-Shape has developed SensFloor, a textile for use indoors that senses the activity that’s happening on top of it.

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