Profile of Elena MalykhinaTechnology Journalist
Member Since: 12/17/2013
News & Commentary Posts: 974
Elena Malykhina began her career at The Wall Street Journal, and her writing has appeared in various news media outlets, including Scientific American, Newsday, and the Associated Press. For several years, she was the online editor at Brandweek and later Adweek, where she followed the world of advertising. Having earned the nickname of "gadget girl," she is excited to be writing about technology again for InformationWeek, where she worked in the past as an associate editor covering the mobile and wireless space. She now writes about the federal government and NASA’s space missions on occasion.
Articles by Elena Malykhina
posted in March 2014
Asteroid initiative could be first step to sending humans to Mars, NASA says.
BlackBerry becomes first mobile vendor to get full operational authority to run on DOD networks.
Four companies vie to develop a new breed of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can take off and land vertically like a helicopter but fly twice as fast.
Robert Carey, who played active role in transforming federal IT practices, retires from key DOD post. Successor not named.
Federal healthcare agencies believe big data will improve the nation's health -- but few are prepared to use it, a study finds.
Roughly one in ten US government PCs still use Windows XP. They will be more vulnerable to attacks when XP support ends on April 8.
Open government policies and IT advances haven't translated into better responses to Freedom of Information Act requests, says the Center for Effective Government.
Acquisition of critical infrastructure cyber-security firm gives Lockheed Martin access to commercial markets while offering government customers a fuller suite of services.
The space agency's Small Business Innovation Research program selects 108 proposals from small US firms offering technology ideas with commercial potential.
Government agencies, universities, and a few private companies won authorization to use drones in the US. Take a peek at the drones on the job.
Defense Department would use the technology to detect biological and chemical agents during operations.
Proposed fiscal 2015 budget gives NASA funds to send humans to an asteroid by 2025.
Government study focuses on how privacy-enhancing technologies and large-scale analytics will shape the future of big data.
Government IT leaders believe continuous monitoring and advanced analytics can help agencies better understand their networks and security.