We've seen UV sanitizing solutions for keyboards, but what about your germ-ridden mobile phone? Violight, a company that specializes in toothbrush sanitizers, is set to release what's billed as the "first ever UV cell phone sanitizer." The process is simple – place your smartphone, PDA, MP3 player, Blutooth headset or earbuds in, pop the lid on and in five minutes you can keep rolling with a lot fewer germs in tow.
Violight says the sanitizer's UV light kills 99 percent of germs including strep, e.coli, salmonella, listeria and the H1N1 virus.
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It runs on three AA batteries and will be priced at US$49.95 when it reaches stores in October.