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germaphobes

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PhoneSoap: A smartphone charger for germaphobes

Not to gross you out, but your cell phone is basically a Petri dish of bacteria. However, a new Kickstarter project is hoping zap those germs away so you can continue to text from your porcelain throne.

By Apr. 3, 2012

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A gadget for germaphobes in space

NASA develops its own bacteria detector

By May. 16, 2007

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A faucet that all germaphobes want to get their hands on

Delta's Pilar faucet uses Touch2O technology to turn on and off when you touch it anywhere and with any part of your body

By Jul. 19, 2008

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NueVue Case for iPhone

A simple, clever solution to minimize finger smudges and germs sells for an affordable $45.

By Jan. 7, 2014

MSRP: $45.00

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Voltissimo can juice your smartphone in 15 minutes

Buffalo's battery can power your mobile devices double-quick when you're on the go.

By Mar. 22, 2013

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Cell phone germs as art: Gross or gorgeous?

Molecular biology students test their phones for bugs -- and find lots of them. Some even look like flowers and distant galaxies.

By Feb. 20, 2013

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Charge your phone with a cold beer

The Epiphany One Puck project on Kickstarter is looking to charge up your phone by harnessing the power of hot and cold drinks.

By Feb. 7, 2013

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Man Soap: Smell like bacon, bonfires, beer, and urinal cakes

A line of manly soaps scented like beer, coffee, cash, and urinal mints is designed to overpower the senses with the odor of manhood.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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The Rail Reach can handle it

This portable handrail grabber for public transportation that's now making a run on Kickstarter is either totally ridiculous or fairly clever.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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High-tech toilets vulnerable to hackers

A vulnerability in a toilet-control app leads to an unusual warning about potential potty hacking

By Aug. 5, 2013