New smart toothbrush plays tunes to encourage longer brushing

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Benjamin Brush has been designed by the technology company BleepBleeps, and is a smart toothbrush created for the whole family that makes brushing teeth more fun with the aid of music and games. Users are able to download their favourite tracks from the BleepBleeps Music Store, and then the track will play for two minutes – which is dentists' minimum recommended time for brushing. The toothbrush links to a free app that monitors the brushing habits of the whole family. Each brusher earns points based on how long and how frequently they brush, making it a competitive experience and therefore…

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