• Quip raises $10 million for electric toothbrushes

    Quip raises $10 million for electric toothbrushes

    There are venture-backed shoes, razors, and glasses. So why not, toothbrushes? Quip has raised a $10 million round for its dental care business. Sherpa Capital, Blue Scorpion VC and Demi Lovato are amongst the investors who participated. The New York-based startup is “a lot more than just an electric toothbrush,” said Simon Enever, founder and CEO. Quip is “looking to help fix… Read More

  • Philips’ new connected toothbrush is designed with dentists in mind

    Philips’ new connected toothbrush is designed with dentists in mind

    Last month, dental technology startup ONVI introduced a toothbrush with a camera built in, so users could get a close up look at their teeth as they slowly rot away in their heads. This, thankfully, is not that. In a lot of ways, Philips’ new smart toothbrush is similar Oral-B’s offering. The verbosely named Sonicare FlexCare Platinum Connected is a Bluetooth-enabled electric… Read More

  • These Healthcare Apps Keep Us On Our Best Behavior Crunch Network

    These Healthcare Apps Keep Us On Our Best Behavior

    The key question that nearly everyone is asking is this: how can we reliably affect behavior change to increase the well-being of groups large and small, across America? The future of preventative care depends upon the answer. Read More

  • The Wayki Toothbrush Has A Built-In Alarm Clock You Turn Off With Good Oral Hygiene

    The Wayki Toothbrush Has A Built-In Alarm Clock You Turn Off With Good Oral Hygiene

    More hardware startups are looking at everyday tools that have been relatively unchanged for a long time, like the HAPIFork we saw at CES this year. Today, a new startup called Wayki is adding its innovative toothbrush design to the list of gadgets hoping to improve the lifestyle of users by adding a modern tech spin to an age-old tool. Read More

  • Brush & Rinse Toothbrush now available for $1.18

    It’s important to brush after every meal and the Brush & Rinse toothbrush makes it easy! Whether you’ve just finished a bowl of Chex or a mug of Total, brushing your teeth makes you feel better and makes your gums healthier. Best of all the Brush & Rinse shoots a stream of water up at your face so you can grab a rinse after brushing. Pop through for a video. Read More

  • Oral-B Triumph With SmartGuide Wirelessly Guides Your Smile

    Feeling like your bathroom needs a wireless upgrade? The new Oral-B Triumph with SmartGuide features a sink-top LCD display that wirelessly guides your brushing. It clocks you to make sure you are moving your bristles long enough, and makes sure you get each “quadrant” of your mouth equally clean. Older Triumph models have featured the same basic built-in guides, but they were… Read More

  • Ultreo Super Toothbrush

    Ultreo has launched what it claims to be the first major technological innovation in electric toothbrushing since the release Sonicare 15 years ago. Using a combination of “waveguide technology and sonic bristle action” the Ultreo can remove hard-to-reach plaque that bristles alone tend to miss. Read More

  • TiFinity Titanium Toothbrush

    Something about scrubbing my teeth with metal scares me. It probably has something to do with the fear that titanium would grind the enamel right off of my teeth, I think that’s it. Anyway, there is no denying that this is the coolest looking toothbrush I’ve ever seen. Titanium is one of the sexiest metals. Due to its unique ability to retain shape, its used in a variety of… Read More

  • Music Playing Toothbrush Does Not Make Good Web Video

    WARNING: Do not click on the movie above. You will be subjected to a tossle-headed Chinese man brushing his teeth for 2 minutes. This is not a drill. Exclusive Video: Hasbro Tooth Tunes MP3 Toothbrush [Gizmodo] Read More

  • Universal Sonic Toothbrush

    From the Why Didn’t Someone Think Of This Sooner Department comes Solutions’ Universal Sonic Toothbrush. Now you don’t have to give up your favorite Colgate or Reach or whatever conventional brush to get the cleansing and gum-stimulating benefits of sonic brushing. Just slip your current toothbrush into the AA battery-powered base, hit the button, and you’re off… Read More