California: GTX Corp., a company known for integrating GPS devices with consumer products, has plans to launch wearable GPS enabled insoles. The company has signed a manufacturing and distribution agreement with Atlantic Footcare to develop and launch this product.
GTX Corp. has come up with their next generation GPS module which is 30 percent smaller, thinner, and lighter than the previous one. It is 20 percent less expensive and has 200 percent more battery life. On the other hand, Atlantic Footcare has completed the first prototypes of the GPS SmartSoles, which are undergoing testing. According to the agreement, Atlantic Footcare will invest $200,000 in the development of the new GPS SmartSoles. “Our latest next generation GPS module is equipped with a motion sensor and advanced A-GPS technology for pinpoint accuracy and rapid time to first fix,” said GTX Corp CEO Patrick Bertagna.