Iogear.com developed a new germ free mouse that could be handy for the cold and flu season this winter. If you work in an office seating where people are always coming to your office and using your computer, or if you have room mates that are always on YOUR computer more than you, well this mouse is for you. The mouse is coated with "Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) and Silver (Ag) nano-particle compound". In English this means that the two particle compounds help defend or prevent bacteria, viruses, and fungi, that are living on surface of the mouse. Iogear claims "Nano-partical coating neutralizes 99% of all bacteria and viruses on the mouse surface". It a USB wireless mouse only for $39.95!!! Now it is time for a keyboard!!!