Mosquito-repelling apps don’t work—but these gadgets do

Don't fear the Zika, but don't try to chase away mosquitos with a sound-emitting app, either. ThermaCELL, Permethrin, ZappLight, and Therapik actually work.

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Séamus Bellamy is a travel and technology writer with bylines at Boing Boing, AFAR Magazine, BBC Worldwide and USA Today. A full-time digital nomad, Séamus calls Canada home--but he doesn't see it all that often.
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