Cory Doctorow Talks About His Graphic Novel, <em>IRL</em>

GeekMom Melanie talks to Cory Doctorow, author of such books as Little Brother, Makers, and Rapture of the Nerds, and co-editor of Boing Boing, about his upcoming graphic novel, IRL (In Real Life).

Our Epic Family Road Trip to GenCon

We took our two girls with us on our annual trip to GenCon this year, and it was a whole new adventure.

CleverPet is Like Simon for Your Dog

This upcoming WiFi-enabled device is designed to educate and entertain your pet.

HP Envy Touchsmart M6 Laptop Review

How does the HP Envy Touchsmart M6 stand out against the competition? Dakster gives us her full review!

Small Cons vs Big Cons

Big cons have the big names, but small cons have perks too. I've had good and bad experiences at both. You?

GeekMom Video Playlist

LOTS of entertainment to help you procrastinate! From that crazy German supermarket commercial, to the physics of ice-skates, to zombie romance, to Tom Hiddleson winning a dance battle.

5 Tips for Keeping Your New Game Console Safe

This post is brought to you by Protect Your Bubble.  It’s no secret that for many geek households the console has come center stage. No longer do these amazing machines do just one thing—play games—they’re ...

<em>BrainBox</em>: Educational Family Fun

BrainBox is a simple game with editions aimed at every age group and interest that combines memory skills with other subjects in a fun game.

<em>Backward Compatible</em>: YA Romance for People Like Us

Backward Compatible is a boy-meets-girl romance for people like us and is crammed full of more geek references than an entire season of Community.

Favorite Christmas Present: Roll & Play Game

A fun introduction to board games for toddlers age 18 month and up.