A long time ago Nike revolutionized the shoe industry with their Nike Air. The Nike Air technology often featured a section of see through material that acted as a cushion on the rear outsole of the shoe. Since its release in the 1970s this technology has spawned a high-tech running shoes industry.
With several other brands competing in the same space Nike has led the way in developing technology for running shoes since the Nike Air.
We will go through the most popular technologies that Nike has developed some thirty-years after the original Nike Air.