Rubber-soled shoes, crude versions of contemporary sneakers, were created in the late 1700s. In 1892, rubber-soled shoes with canvas tops were invented by the U.S. Rubber Company. These sneakers, named Keds, were more co... More »

Some of the mistaken predictions for 2015 made by 1989's "Back to the Future Part II" include flying cars, hover boards, automated robotic gas stations and technological fashions, such as self-lacing sneakers and self-dr... More »

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Homemade inventions people often find interesting due to the stories behind their origins include the flexible straw, liquid paper and Geox shoes. In each case, the invention was born out of an individual’s actions in re... More »

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High-top Converse sneakers, also known colloquially as "Chucks," work well with shorts, leggings, cropped pants, jeans and even skirts and tutus. Converse introduced its high-top Chuck Taylor basketball shoes in multiple... More »

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Choxi, which used to be NoMoreRack, sells a variety of shoes for men, women and children, including sandals, sneakers, loafers, high-heels and boots. The store carries popular brands such as Converse, Ugg and Ed Hardy. More »

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Some cool kicks, or sneakers, that are in style for men as of 2015 include the Balenciaga Arena, the Adidas MCN Americana 84-Lab, the Nike Flyknit Trainer Chukka FSB, the N.900 Azzurri and the Asics Gel-Lyte III, accordi... More »

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Some of the best sneakers for reducing back pain are New Balance 1140, New Balance 1340 and New Balance 1540, recommends orthopedic surgeon Sonu S. Ahluwalia, M.D.. of Cedars Sinai Medical Center, as quoted by Everyday H... More »

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