Damon BrownTechHive

A pop culture junkie, Damon is co-founder of the iPhone app Quote Unquote (www.quq.me) and author of the TED book Our Virtual Shadow: Why We Are Obsessed with Documenting Our Lives Online.

Ditch your Costanza wallet with these card-keeping apps

Geez, do you really sit on that thing?

5 essential apps for buying a car

Information is power, and these apps put tons of it right at your fingertips.

Home is where the heart is: 8 apps for house hunters

They say the first three rules of real estate are 'location, location, location.' We'd like to add a fourth: preparation.

Hashtag Hotels: 9 high-tech places to rest your geeky head

It's about time hospitality got some high-tech amenities.

9 apps to shut up the Internet and get back to work

If silence is golden, then these apps are worth at least a few bucks.

Warning: This toddler tech could make your baby very, very weird

Buckle your seat belt, kid. It's about to get bizarre up in here.

Tech Trek: Honolulu, Hawaii

Hey, traveling in the name of tech is tough.

Tech Trek: Long Beach, California

A coastal city on the outskirts of Los Angeles, Long Beach is a unique combination of grit, beauty, and tech.

Tech Trek: Las Vegas

Travelling to Vegas can be almost as exhausting as partying in Vegas. And with the right tech, almost as much fun.

Combat Creatures

U.K.'s rock 'em sock 'em robots—Combat Creatures—come to the U.S. this fall (video)

Already a hit in the United Kingdom, the English-company Wow! Stuff is bringing the Combat Creatures robots to North America and Australia this fall.

Tech Trek: Marrakech, Morocco

Morocco's mix of European and African influences make it uniquely facinating, but a challenge for tech travelers.

Great green gadgets for the holidays

We're not talking about the Grinch; we're tracking down some of the best environmentally friendly tech gifts!

Play This! Podcast

Play This! Podcast: Dude, Christians get around!

From Halo 4 to Baba Yetu to Hotline Miami, today's conversation centers around great music from video games.

Tech Trek: Bogota, Colombia

Bogota wants to grow into the Palo Alto of South America, a tech mecca from which the next big idea will spring. For now, at least you can rent cell phones from food carts.

Better eating through technology

From grocery shopping to take-out, we show you the apps and services that can make eating easier and more fun.