Dan Patterson is a Senior Producer for CNET embedded at CBS News. He covers the tech trends that shape business, politics, and culture. He has filed stories from conflict regions in Africa and the Middle East, political campaigns, the United Nations, the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Global Cybersecurity Summit in Kiev, Black Hat, CES, SXSW, and other news events. Dan's career began in college radio and he was an early innovator in podcasting and online video streaming. His story 'Angels of Death: Gun trafficking on the Iron Pipeline' won the Donald Robinson Award for Investigative Journalism.