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Brazil Employs Smartphone App to Combat Zika-Spreading Mosquito

For Luciana Santos, doing her part in Brazil's fight to control the mosquito that spreads the Zika virus, dengue and other diseases is as easy as a couple of clicks on her smartphone. Santos lives in Niteroi, a beachfront city near Rio de Janeiro where authorities recently launched an app called "Sem Dengue,'' or "Without Dengue.'' It allows residents to report stagnant water that can serve as a breeding ground for the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Brazil has...

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