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Corning's bacteria-banishing antimicrobial smartphone glass appears at CES 2014 (hands-on)

A common, effective treatment in hospitals is set to make its way over to the smartphone screen.

By January 6, 2014


A sink suited to hand-washing

This sink uses carefully placed jets of water to thoroughly clean hand-washable clothes. Avoid machine wear and tear, but don't sacrifice cleanliness.

By March 11, 2010


Ick! Researchers find E. coli on 1 in 6 cell phones

With 16 percent of both phones and hands sampled containing E. coli, researchers say a lack of handwashing--or a bad job doing it--is to blame.

By October 14, 2011


Introducing our dirtiest public objects

New testing on gas pumps and mailboxes, among other things in six major U.S. cities, will make you want to wash your hands before checking your e-mail.

By October 25, 2011


What's the carbon footprint of your handwash?

Planet Metrics releases test version of Rapid Carbon Modeling software for retailers to calculate and reduce the embedded energy in their products and operations.

By June 16, 2009


A hole in one

Turn out doughnuts in your favorite flavors with the Norpro Donut Maker.

By July 9, 2009


CDC using Twitter for swine flu information

The Centers for Disease Control is using Twitter to send out updates about swine flu including news reports and links to consumer resources.

By April 27, 2009


A tiny dishwasher for a tiny kitchen

Half-size dishwasher could be just the thing for bringing cramped urban kitchens into the modern era.

By January 8, 2008