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Elaine Pittman

Elaine Pittman

Managing Editor

Elaine Pittman has nearly a decade of experience in writing and editing, having started her career with The Coloradoan daily newspaper in Fort Collins, Colo. Elaine joined Government Technology in 2008, and she can be reached via email and @elainerpittman on Twitter.

Twitter: @dcommunities

Recent Articles

Smart Birdhouse Provides Free Wi-Fi to Reward Healthy Actions
August 23, 2016 - The platform also lets local governments review data from the devices to better understand air pollution.

Meet EMILY: The Remote-Controlled Buoy that May Serve as Your Next Lifeguard
July 26, 2016 - The Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard can travel up to 22 mph and is outfitted with two-way communication radios, a live-streaming video camera and lights for use at night.

Digital Counties Survey 2016: Winners Make Collaboration, Innovation, Civic Engagement Top Priorities
July 20, 2016 - In this year's survey, the Center for Digital Government recognizes 55 counties that understand technology's value, empower their tech leaders, and implement new ideas to make life better for those who live and work there.

Baseball Players Get Hi-Tech, Can Blockchain Transform Voting?
June 10, 2016 - Plus, a look at passive Wi-Fi, and how to bring off-grid sterilization to those in need.

Seattle's Civic Tech Advocate Promotes Innovation, Engagement
May 24, 2016 - Candace Faber is working to figure out how to create real space for more innovative thinking about how the city uses technology to solve civic problems.

Spectrum: Prepare to Make Purchases with a Selfie, Army Airdrop System Eliminates Enemy GPS-Jamming Concern
April 07, 2016 - Plus, 5 million+ jobs will be replaced by robots by 2020.

Barbara Cohn
March 23, 2016 - Chief Data Officer, New York

Barbara Cohn
March 23, 2016 - Chief Data Officer, New York

Spectrum: Drone Catcher Traps Rogue UAVs, Simulation Tech for Archaeologists
March 21, 2016 - Plus, a new consumer video camera that automatically edits clips may provide insight into the technology's future.

Spectrum: Driverless Cars Take the Racetrack, MIT Media Lab Turns Foot Movements into Smartphone Commands
February 02, 2016 - Plus, North Carolina State University researchers developed a device that tracks and shares guide dogs' health-related data with their blind owners, and researchers in France have created rechargeable batteries using sodium ions.

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