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Wash and Brush timer helps your kids keep clean and healthy

03/09/2011, How often do you have to deal with reminding your kids that brushing for 10 seconds isn’t long enough to get rid of all the germs in their mouth, or that washing their hands for 5 seconds doesn’t help? Well, this Wash and Brush timer from...

High-tech scanner tells you how healthy you are

02/16/2011, Some folks over at the Charité-University Medicine in Berlin have developed a high-tech scanner that can tell how healthy a person is. All you have to do is point it at your skin, wait three minutes and the device will let you know your health on a scale...

Check the health of your scalp with Scaloupe

02/14/2011, Having issues with your scalp or hair can be an embarrassing trip to a hair specialist. Wish you could do it at home by yourself but didn’t know how to? Well, Spec Computer from Japan has come up with a solution. Called Scaloupe, all you have to do...

Electronic cigarettes work better than nicotine patches or gum

02/09/2011, After some new studies published by the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, it looks like New York might reconsider its ban on electronic cigarettes. According to the results of the research done, electronic cigarettes had a higher chance of helping...

Check your temperature without touching a thermometer

01/17/2011, The folks over at NEC Avio Infrared Technologies have just released a new thermometer that can tell your temperature without you having to lay a finger on it. Say goodbye to fears of sticking a thermometer into your mouth or any other orifice in your...

Walk off those beers and chocolate bars with special pedometers

01/13/2011, Are you constantly feeling guilty about drinking beer or eating chocolate? Well these two gadgets should help you get over that feeling at the bottom of your gut. Called the Beerometer and Chocometer, these two pedometers will ensure you deserve your beer...

Pulsar earphones can detect your heart rate

12/22/2010, Think that your headphones should do more than just deliver music to your ears? Well, the Pulsar headphones are a result of collaboration between the European Space Agency and the Swiss tech company CSEM. Using existing ESA technology, the earphones send...

GymyGym helps keep you fit and trim in your collectible

12/13/2010, In today’s frenzied working environment, not many of us can find the time to get enough exercise. The GymyGym is here to help you out, where this fitness gadget will merge with office furniture capability, letting you experience a full body workout...

WheeMe Massage Robot with Fingerettes

12/03/2010, We have recently looked at massage chairs and although they work well, they are bulky and expensive. WheeMe from Dreambots on the contrary is a small robot that steers itself on your back at a speed of 4.5 cm per second, massaging your muscles along...

Android Finger Race App Gives Your Fingers A Treadmill Workout

09/10/2010, With so many apps out there, you often bump into a really strange one, and the Finger Race would probably fall into that category. This app is designed to be a mini-treadmill to give your fingers a workout, letting your fingers race for the fastest times...

LED Goggles Make You Trippy

08/27/2010, This probably isn’t the kind of thing that mothers would encourage you to do, but some folks have decided to entertain themselves by coming up with some homemade hallucination goggles. These goggles are available in two flavors, which are the small...