Ten contenders enter the Google Impact Challenge, proposing new technology that will help people around the world.
Along with summer comes cookouts, swimming, and mosquitoes -- lots of them. Instead of slathering on repellent, turn to your smartphone to keep pesky critters at bay. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps designed to repel mosquitoes.
A cheap new contraption called the Solar Scare Mosquito busts breeding in the pesky little biters.
It's not old enough to have slurped dino blood, but a well-fed mosquito from 46 million years ago is the first such fossil to be discovered.
A mosquito lands on your leg. It takes you a few minutes to notice, but in that time a lot has happened. Check out some amazing footage of mosquito probes breaking through skin and searching for blood vessels.
This lightweight patch can keep blood-sucking bugs away and could prove key in the global battle against malaria.
The popular series of young-adult novels gets its first movie treatment. Crave's Eric Mack fears it may induce flashbacks to a summer road trip gone wrong.
Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.
Real estate search site Estately.com has arranged our great states from most to least scary based on things like bears, dentists, and yes, clowns.
CleverPet is a touch-based, adaptive game console and feeder that dispenses a treat when your dog solves simple puzzles. Meanwhile, this vibrating capsule could be a treat for some suffering humans.