The safest messaging apps

So you want to send a short, instant, text-based dispatch to another human. The options are endless — iMessage, Slack, Instagram, WhatsApp, Skype, Snapchat — but their security is variable. from

Researchers use graphene-lined clothes to deter mosquitoes

Graphene, the highly flexible supermaterial used to build solar cells (and perhaps one day foldable phones), is also a powerful mosquito repellent. from

Microsoft announces Surface event for October 2, could launch new dual-screen hybrid

Microsoft today announced that it will hold a Surface-focused event on October 2nd in New York City. This event comes in the midst of Apple’s fall event season, with the company expected to introduce new iPhones, iPads, and a 16-inch MacBook Pro. from