Bathroom gadgets archive

  • Hands-on: Philips Sonicare Diamond Clean Black review
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    Hands-on: Philips Sonicare Diamond Clean Black review

    By 7 February 2014

    Whiter than white teeth - that's just one of the claims of the Philips Sonicare Diamond Clean Black electric toothbrush. There are all manner of toothpaste and dental care adverts on TV these days. We're supposed to be brushing, flossing, gargling, and...

  • Turn your bathroom into a Star Trek transporter room, without the messy dematerialisation business
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    Turn your bathroom into a Star Trek transporter room, without the messy dematerialisation business

    By 27 November 2013

    If you don't fancy turning part of your home into a homage to Star Wars using the Death Star tiles Pocket-lint told you about a couple of days ago, how about Star Trek instead? Thanks to ThinkGeek in the US, you can have your own Star Trek transporter...

  • Relax in the bath while audio bubbles around you with the Sound Wave system from Kaldewei
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    Relax in the bath while audio bubbles around you with the Sound Wave system from Kaldewei

    By 26 November 2013

    A new system has been developed that turns your bath into an audio speaker. The Sound Wave system, by Kaldewei, will be available through John Lewis in the UK and transforms any 3.5mm steel enamel bath into a super-sized Bluetooth speaker which is enhanced...

  • Meet Khlip, the nail clippers you'd spend £50 to own
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    Meet Khlip, the nail clippers you'd spend £50 to own

    By 17 September 2013

    If you're going to buy nail clippers you might as well get one perfect pair that you use for the rest of your life. That's what Khlip is. Made with surgical stainless steel (440C), these nail clippers are built to last a lifetime, literally. But it's...

  • Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler: A 3-in-1 grooming tool to keep the face fuzz in check
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    Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler: A 3-in-1 grooming tool to keep the face fuzz in check

    By 25 September 2012

    With Movember approaching, the annual event where plenty of chaps grow moustaches throughout November for charity, it's a good time for companies to launch gadgets and tools to help create fine facial adornments. And Gillette is getting in on the act...

  • Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61
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    Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61

    By 7 November 2011

    When your team steps out on the pitch, performance is everything. As a fan you won’t settle for anything less than the best during a match, so why accept anything but the best performance from your shaver? So Pocket-lint has teamed up with Panasonic...

  • Waldorf Astoria, Shanghai: the ultimate gadget hotel
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    Waldorf Astoria, Shanghai: the ultimate gadget hotel

    By 17 October 2011

    It's not every day that you open the door to your toilet to watch it automatically opening its door for you, but then it's not every day you find yourself staying at the Waldorf Astoria in Shanghai. Being a journalist can be a pretty good gig from time...

  • Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on
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    Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on

    By 18 July 2011

    Currently there seems to be an ever-growing trend to persuade men that they need to spend more time, and indeed hard cash, grooming themselves. Now more than ever men are being exposed to the same marketing that women have had to endure - it is now common...

  • Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 triple blade shaver
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    Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 triple blade shaver

    By 10 February 2011

    You want to look sharp. Being well-dressed and clean-shaven will boost your chances of love. Looking sharp isn’t difficult when you know how; you just need to follow some basic rules. Time is always of the essence in the morning, so if you need to devote...

  • Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 wet and dry shaver
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    Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 wet and dry shaver

    By 9 December 2010

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Panasonic to bring you the chance of winning the top-notch Panasonic ES-RF31 wet/dry shaver, plus £25 worth of Amazon vouchers. With a revolutionary 4-blade cutting system and curved outer foils shaving should be much faster,...

  • Movember: The brains behind the Braun
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    Movember: The brains behind the Braun

    By 17 November 2010

    We're just past mid-point of the annual sponsored facial fuzz-a-thon Movember, and all those who are taking part are now no doubt scritching and a-scratching and dreaming of the moment they can whip the hairy caterpillars off their faces. So, there's...

  • First look: Philips SensoTouch 3D review
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    First look: Philips SensoTouch 3D review

    By 8 September 2010

    So you've bought a 3D television, you've got your 3D Blu-ray player, now all you need is your 3D electric shaver, no? The Philips SensoTouch 3D electric shaver plays on the idea that the blades offer a three dimension shaving experience and buy into...

  • Philips SensoTouch 3D shaver follows TVs with 3D performance
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    Philips SensoTouch 3D shaver follows TVs with 3D performance

    By 3 September 2010

    We've had 3D televisions, but now Philips is launching a 3D electric shaver, the company has confirmed, promising the uncut scruffy men of this world the "best shave yet". In amongst the company's new televisions, MP3 players and iPad speaker docks, Philips...

  • Firebox offers Wi-Fi bathroom scales
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    Firebox offers Wi-Fi bathroom scales

    By 15 March 2010

    Firebox has announced that it's now selling a set of Wi-Fi bathroom scales which will allow you to track your weight and body mass data, as well as uploading it to the Web. We're not quite convinced by that last bit. The scales can track and keep data...

  • 65% of Pocket-lint readers text on the loo
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    65% of Pocket-lint readers text on the loo

    By 5 February 2010

    The disgusting results of the most recent Pocket-lint survey are out. We posed the question: "Do you check emails, Twitter or surf the Internet in the loo?" - turns out that 65% of you are perfectly happy to admit your sick habit. The other 35% of you...

  • Daily Tech Deal: 12% cashback at ghd via Quidco
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    Daily Tech Deal: 12% cashback at ghd via Quidco

    By 1 December 2009

    For today's tech deal we have an offer that may come in handy if you're planning on buying your girlfriend/boyfriend some hair-styling accessories. Quidco is offering a cashback deal which gives you 12% off items purchased at ghd, which we are reliably...

  • Panasonic ES-RW30 shaver   review
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    Panasonic ES-RW30 shaver review

    By 30 November 2009

    Now that the end of Movember is upon us, you're going to need to get rid of that moustache. Panasonic has brought out the ES-RW30 Men's Rechargeable Electric Shaver, and we put it to work on our chin to find out whether it's up to the challenge of erasing...

  • Remington Titanium 360 F5790 shaver review
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    Remington Titanium 360 F5790 shaver review

    By 27 November 2009

    It was with some trepidation that the Remington F5790 was received as previous attempts with electric shavers have always proved rather ineffectual when compared to the close cut you'd receive from their wet counterpart. Seeing as this review conveniently...

  • INTERVIEW: Just how big is Movember?
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    INTERVIEW: Just how big is Movember?

    By 20 November 2009

    Back in the southern-hemisphere summer of 2003, a gang of Antipodean gents came up with the idea of growing a moustache for a month. 6 years on and nearly a quarter of a million men around the globe are cultivating face fur on their upper lips all in...

  • iDuck wireless, waterproof speaker launches
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    iDuck wireless, waterproof speaker launches

    By 16 November 2009

    Sometimes rather than ask why, it's best just to ask why not. Case in point is the iDuck. The iDuck is a wireless two part transmitter/speaker that beams the tunes from your MP3 player to the waterproof duck-styled speaker for some bath-time crooning....

  • Daily Tech Deal: Remington R7130 shaver £68.49 from Boots
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    Daily Tech Deal: Remington R7130 shaver £68.49 from Boots

    By 12 November 2009

    If you hadn't noticed already, there is a moustache-themed thread running through Pocket-lint at the moment, this being in no small part due to our participation in Movember - a charity geared towards increasing awareness and raising money for prostate...

  • Top grooming gadgets for Movember
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    Top grooming gadgets for Movember

    By 4 November 2009

    By now, you should be seeing some growth to look after and it's probably about time you shaved away that scruffy unwanted stubbly beard. So, to help you in your grooming endeavour, find below five splendid moustache growing tools to take you from a 5...

  • Gentlemen start your Mo
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    Gentlemen start your Mo

    By 2 November 2009

    Movember is upon us once more and that means plenty of talk about moustaches, moustache gadgets and of course not forgetting the main reason for the facial hair growth - helping raise awareness for prostate Cancer. Over the next 30 days the Pocket-lint...

  • VIDEO: Wi-Fi Body Scale & iPhone app announced
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    VIDEO: Wi-Fi Body Scale & iPhone app announced

    By 1 October 2009

    French company Withings has announced the launch of its Wi-Fi enabled body scale, which it claims is a world first. It can automatically record your weight, lean and fat mass, and your Body Mass Index, and it'll upload it to a secure website or an iPhone...

  • Korean self-cleaning toilet seat
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    Korean self-cleaning toilet seat

    By 7 September 2009

    A Korean company called Moolsarang was getting a lot of attention at IFA 2009, so we took a closer look at its stand to see what the fuss was about. Turns out that Moolsarang makes all manner of toilet seats. Its flagship product is the MS-3100, which...