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Let it be: Dentist wants to clone John Lennon from tooth DNA

Michael Zuk, a Canadian dentist, has already bought one of John Lennon's teeth. Next step: clone the rest.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Tooth sensor stops you from lying to your dentist

Researchers at National Taiwan University have created a wearable mouth sensor that can differentiate your bad habits, and send that information straight to your dentist.

By Aug. 1, 2013

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'Beam Brush' lets you share hygiene data with dentists

The Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush, which became available as of last week, is embedded with a sensor to track brushing habits and enable users to send their oral hygiene particulars to dentists.

By Jan. 14, 2013

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Drill, dentist, drill -- with tool that replaces buzzing with ballads

Enterprising Indonesian dentist modifies a standard dental drill to emit far more pleasant sounds than the standard ominous high-pitched whine.

By Oct. 9, 2012

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Dentist charges patient for negative Yelp reviews, suit says

A New York dentist is accused of making patients sign away their copyright to negative reviews and then billing a patient $100 a day for posting unhappy reviews on Yelp. The dentist is now being taken to court.

By Dec. 1, 2011

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Crave 49: Dolls for dentists (podcast)

Robots get extra creepy this week as Japanese sexbots take day jobs as dental student test subjects and androids find a way to smell as bad as their human counterparts.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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Ep. 49: Dolls for dentists

Robots just became a whole lot more real this week as Japanese sexdolls help dental students and robot armpits assault your senses. We also pay equal time to Darth Vader and Spock merchandise, and check out the forefront of giant burger technology.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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Sex doll tech moves to the dentist's chair

Showa Hanako, a robotic dental patient created to help train dental students, gets more realistic, thanks to silicone parts from a Japanese sex doll maker.

By Jul. 1, 2011

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A microlaser for the gadget-freak dentist

Pen-like device is billed as the first of its kind for soft-tissue incision.

By May. 19, 2008

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Cheaper than a dentist: Photoshop teeth-whitening filter

Image Trends releases image-editing plug-ins to whiten teeth and reduce the glare of shiny faces.

By Jun. 12, 2007