Hygiene

02.03.15
Electric toothbrush mates simplicity with low-cost subscriptions
02.03.15

Electric toothbrush mates simplicity with low-cost subscriptions

You could easily argue that many attempts at modernizing the toothbrush are overkill -- motion tra...

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05.01.14
Oral-B's app-connected toothbrush now rescuing British teeth for £230
05.01.14

Oral-B's app-connected toothbrush now rescuing British teeth for £230

Oral-B's electric toothbrushes spin, vibrate and get into places your standard scrubber can only i...

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02.25.14
Oral-B's smart toothbrush wants to fix our dumb hygiene habits (hands-on)
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02.25.14

Oral-B's smart toothbrush wants to fix our dumb hygiene habits (hands-on)

Were we expecting to find a Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush here at MWC? No, we weren't. Did we physi...

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02.20.14
Oral-B smart toothbrush will make sure you're following your dentist's advice
02.20.14

Oral-B smart toothbrush will make sure you're following your dentist's advice

Two can play the smartphone-savvy toothbrush game, it seems. Procter & Gamble tells Reuters th...

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01.17.13
Yelp adding hygiene ratings to New York and San Francisco restaurant listings
01.17.13

Yelp adding hygiene ratings to New York and San Francisco restaurant listings

Yelp is great for sizing up unvisited eateries, and soon some users will be able to complement rev...

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12.17.10
Self-sterilizing door handle looks perfect for hypochondriacs, is as real as their ailments
12.17.10

Self-sterilizing door handle looks perfect for hypochondriacs, is as real as their ailments

The world of concepts is quite the wonderful place to behold, it's filled with electric supercars,...

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11.17.10
Klhip your fingernails with this $50 personal grooming device
11.17.10

Klhip your fingernails with this $50 personal grooming device

We've never stopped to think that the world needed an "ultimate" nail-trimming device, but lo and b...

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11.11.10
Robo-nurse gives gentle bed baths, keeps its laser eye on you (video)
11.11.10

Robo-nurse gives gentle bed baths, keeps its laser eye on you (video)

When they're not too busy building creepy little humanoids or lizard-like sand swimmers, researcher...

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06.22.10
Violight goes ultraviolent on your gadgets, leaves germ corpses in its wake
06.22.10

Violight goes ultraviolent on your gadgets, leaves germ corpses in its wake

Violight has been in the business of UV-based germicide since way back in 2004, but now it's bringi...

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