22 Results for

allergens

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Kerchoo: Use your smartphone to sniff out allergens

As we welcome spring flowers and blooming trees, some of us also say hello to itchy eyes, runny noses, and a persistent cough. But instead of just reaching for tissue, seasonal allergy sufferers can reach for their phones loaded with these handy allergy tracking apps. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports in this Tech Minute.

By April 1, 2014

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A home air purifier with a cool twist -- cold plasma

The Squair portable air cleaner promises to use cold plasma to fill your space with pollution-gobbling, bacteria-zapping oxygen atoms.

By November 11, 2014

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Harvard-made lung muscle could yield asthma insights

Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.

By September 23, 2014

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Three Dyson inventions you'll never see in stores

Dyson shares three vacuum-free projects that were never green-lighted for production.

By June 1, 2014

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Kickstarter science: beware the marketing hype

Yet another alleged "miracle" product has hit Kickstarter, but we're still some time away from a handheld food-analysing spectrometer.

By April 30, 2014

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Testing out the Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright vacuum

This Hoover is tough on dust and allergens.

December 4, 2013

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Vacuum buying guide

Here's where you'll find everything you ever wanted to know about vacuum cleaners -- and then some.

By October 22, 2013

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Smartphone innovation: Where we're going next (Smartphones Unlocked)

Smartphone advancements are on the edge of transforming in some crazy ways, but it isn't like you think.

By April 13, 2013

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New device traps, then zaps, airborne pathogens

Researchers say a new device called a soft X-ray electrostatic precipitator protected mice from airborne bacteria, viruses, and allergens, and could some day be incorporated into HVAC systems.

By February 4, 2013

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Recalls Plus alerts parents of product recalls

Stay informed of the latest product and allergen recalls concerning your children.

By February 21, 2012