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  • Braun Prestige BN10 digital watch pictures and hands-on
    Gadgets

    Braun Prestige BN10 digital watch pictures and hands-on

    By 6 February 2013

    It's been around for "a few months", Pocket-lint was told, but the Amazon Summer Wish List event was the first time that we've come up close with the Braun Prestige BN10 digital watch for men - and we likey. A lotty. Made from incredibly solid stainless...

  • 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...

  • Movember: The brains behind the Braun
    Sports Fitness

    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...

  • Movember: The madness of 19th Century shaving machines
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    Movember: The madness of 19th Century shaving machines

    By 1 November 2010

    During a tour of the Braun Collection - the shaver and grooming company's in-house museum, dedicated to its multitudes of electronic products released over the years - Pocket-lint made a startling discovery. Hidden in the basement of the site in Kronberg,...

  • Oral-B Professional Care 8500 electric toothbrush review
    Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

    Oral-B Professional Care 8500 electric toothbrush review

    By 2 December 2008

    When it comes to electric toothbrushes, your options tend to break down into two major players: Philips with their Sonicare range, and Oral-B. Interestingly you’ll find claims on the boxes of both that they are the most recommended brand by dentists...

  • Braun Series 3 390cc shaver review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Braun Series 3 390cc shaver review

    By 11 November 2008

    Braun has long been a force in shavers. The 390cc sits at the top of the Series 3 line of shavers, offering a flexible twin foil type arrangement and a host of features, without reaching to the extremes of the Series 5 and Series 7 models. But can it...

  • Braun/Oral-B Triumph 9900 Smartguide Toothbrush review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Braun/Oral-B Triumph 9900 Smartguide Toothbrush review

    By 28 September 2007

    In my lifetime, I have borne witness to the relentless pace of progress, from electric kettles that switch themselves off, to the point where my mobile telephone now packs more computing power than the rocket that first put man on the moon. But a toothbrush...

  • Braun CruZer3 electric shaver review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Braun CruZer3 electric shaver review

    By 16 May 2007

    "If you haven't grown a beard by the time you are 30, chances are you never will", so the saying goes. So you like to keep trim, and Braun seems to want to help you with its latest shaver the CruZer3, but does it have what it takes to get you that glance...

  • Oral-B Triumph Professional Care 9500DLX toothbrush review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Oral-B Triumph Professional Care 9500DLX toothbrush review

    By 3 September 2006

    According to Oral-B, the Triumph or Professional Care 9500DLX to give it is more unexciting name, is the company's "most technologically advanced power toothbrush ever". So what can it do? We get brushing to find out. Well for starters the toothbrush...

  • Braun PocketGo 570 review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Braun PocketGo 570 review

    By 27 August 2006

    So you're about to head into that meeting to impress your boss, pitch for new business or basically make an impression and you suddenly realise that your 5 o'clock shadow has reared its ugly head at quarter past 11 in the morning. What's a man to do?...

  • Braun Oral-B D12 Vitality electric toothbrush review
    Gadgets 4.5 out of 5

    Braun Oral-B D12 Vitality electric toothbrush review

    By 15 July 2006

    If you have teeth, and you probably do, then keeping them clean should be high up on your list of priorities. Oral-B has been a player in the electric toothbrush market for some time and has a long history of success in this area, from the professional...

  • Gadgets

    Having older brothers increases a man's odds of being gay

    By 27 June 2006

    A Canadian research study has found that having older brothers increases a man's odds of being gay. The study, which suggests that if you want heterosexual children you need to make sure you only have one boy in the family, lends credence to the theory...

  • Braun ThermoScan ear thermometer review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    Braun ThermoScan ear thermometer review

    By 27 February 2006

    Measuring your baby’s temperature is something that you have to do often. Understandably the quicker you can do this the less hassle there is for you. In steps the Braun ThermoScan, an in-ear thermometer that allows you to record your baby’s temperature...

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    Music to your baby's ears

    By 24 January 2006

    250 years since his birth, Mozart's music is supposedly as popular as ever. Research from Baby Einstein found that over two-thirds UK parents are playing Mozart over any other classical composer to their unborn babies at least once a day. It seems that...