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self-cleaning

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A better button-down? Entrepreneur promises self-cleaning shirt

Marketing grad raises big Kickstarter bucks on claims his shirt can be worn time and again, doesn't wrinkle, and remains odor-free -- without a single washing.

By May 2, 2013

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MIT creates anti-fogging, glare-free, self-cleaning glass

Researchers at MIT have created a type of glass that doesn't fog, has no glare — and cleans itself.

By April 30, 2012

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New cloth self-cleans by killing bacteria

Chemists at UC Davis are reporting on a new self-cleaning cotton fabric that breaks down toxic chemicals and bacteria when exposed to light.

By October 3, 2011

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Self-cleaning solar panels field-tested on Mars

An electrically sensitive coating for solar photovoltaic panels, originally developed for NASA missions, could cut 90 percent of accumulated dust in two minutes, a researcher says.

By August 24, 2010

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Sanyo's 'self-cleaning' projector

New technology controls built-in dust filtration mechanism with automated air filter replacement.

By May 14, 2008

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Self-cleaning windshields

Pininfarina automotive designer Leonardo Fioravanti's Hidra concept car uses windshields that repel water and dirt, doing away with the need for wipers.

By February 28, 2008

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Next big thing: Self-cleaning trash cans?

A survey shows many people would buy one.

By August 8, 2007

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Self-cleaning aquarium for all parents

A rite of passage just got a lot easier

By May 21, 2007

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You're going to want to keep your shirt on for this workout

High-tech textiles, like self-cleaning jackets and self-charging backpacks, welcome a new member to the ranks: a shirt that measures your heart rate and more.

By November 5, 2013

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Crave 60: The last shirt you'll ever need (podcast)

Poop-powered motorcycles, self-cleaning clothes, and a retro sound horn for your iPhone. Plus, Rafe Needleman joins us for some Gmail security tips, and Eric ruins "The Matrix."

By October 5, 2011