A self-powering door handle that kills germs dead could make bathrooms less of a breeding ground for yuck, and it comes from the minds of two teenage inventors.
The special glass is just beginning to make its way into public displays such as ATMs and payment terminals, but Corning hopes it will eventually get into consumer electronics.
Smart toilets are environmentally friendly and make your bathroom feel swankier.
The Symphony All-In-One is, according to maker Bissell, so good at cleaning away germs that, well, its brand manager gets down and proves it. In the subway. There's a caveat though.
Molecular biology students test their phones for bugs -- and find lots of them. Some even look like flowers and distant galaxies.
Germaphobes, arm yourselves with this UV weapon, go forth, and terminate with extreme prejudice.
Artists have used some pretty strange materials over the years — but we don't think it gets much stranger than bacteria.
Corning's antimicrobial Gorilla Glass topper for electronic devices uses silver (yes, silver!) to fight off icky germs.
It's that time of year when you'll go to any length to avoid germs. Keep the flu and other seasonal illnesses at bay by consulting your smartphone first for any local outbreaks. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps and sites that track the flu.
Larry is a robot with an unusual purpose. He pukes so scientists can learn more about how sick humans spread their germs.