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 April 2014
State provides $3 million to launch Massachusetts Open Cloud Project, a university-industry partnership to build a new public cloud computing infrastructure for big data researchers, innovators.
Philadelphia's 311 contact center gets help from nonprofit to implement customer satisfaction surveys that improve non-emergency customer service.
Takai launched several IT initiatives that cut across the military branches.
Joseph Klimavicz, who led IT, big data, and datacenter consolidation initiatives at NOAA, will assume the DoJ's CIO seat in May.
Veterans Employment Center offers job-search tools to help transitioning service members connect with employers.
The White House website offers a collection of federal agency resources for the public. Think financial aid data, energy savings calculators, and more.
Direct On-chip Digital Optical Synthesizer program aims to shrink optical synthesizers for microchips that will enable advanced military operations such as detecting enemy chemical production sites.
Electronic Frontier Foundation and more than 100 volunteer developers are working on a tool that pairs public domain data with free software interfaces.
An oxygen recycling system, optical communications, and a deep space atomic clock top the space agency's list of priorities.
The Hubble Space Telescope has helped solve huge questions about space. Coming next: Its successor will look back even further into time.
Air Force pilot tests Google's wearable technology for pararescue jumpers and other battlefield operations.
Space agency makes more than 1,000 free apps available for public use, covering tasks from project management to image processing.
E-voting firm Scytl receives $40 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Capital to continue election modernization efforts. Defense Department among its customers.
Government agencies have inconsistently responded to both cyber and non-cyber incidents, a watchdog group says.
The Biological Technologies Office will focus on using neuroscience, sensor design, microsystems, and other technologies for defense purposes.