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Nike Goes Back to the Future With Self-Tying Sneakers

ABC News

(Roger Kisby/Getty Images) “Back to the Future Part II” made some whimsical predictions for what 2015 would bring, including flying cars and hoverboards. But Tinker Hatfield, a shoe designer at Nike, is looking to turn some of that whimsy into reality, saying that Marty McFly’s self-tying sneakers are on the horizon. Hatfield spoke at a recent event at the Jordan Brand’s Flight Lab in New Orleans in preparation for the NBA All-Star game. The website Sole Collector reported that when an attendee asked about the futuristic sneakers, Hatfield replied, “Are we gonna see power laces in 2015? To that, I…

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