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New York City
Deputy Tech Editor — Time Magazine
Covers:  transparency, stem, global news, politics, social media, open government, technology

Deputy Tech Editor @TIME. Lots of hockey tweets. alex.fitzpatrick@timeinc.com

John V. Lynn '83 Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Journalism

2010 - Student Journalism
This award is for an undergraduate who excels in journalistic activity on campus. I received it for my work as News Director and later Station Manager of SUNY Geneseo's 89.3 WGSU.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I'm actually in the process of repairing a 1930s-era Royal.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

#PewPew. Thanks, @NASA!

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Always e-mail. It helps me sort pitches into folders and keep a record of conversations.

LittleBits Makes Electronics Kits for Kids and Adults

time.com — LittleBits, a New York-based company headed by CEO Ayah Bdeir, makes color-coded electronic sets for kids and adults alike. Pre-made kits help children make gadgets like musical instruments and robotic cars, while the company also encourages builders to cook up entirely new inventions of their own.

Samsung Gear S2 Hands-On First Impressions

time.com — More This Will Be the Star Wars Toy Every Kid Wants This Holiday This Is the Most Advanced Nest Thermostat Yet Right now, many of the world's biggest technology companies are waging a war for control over a potentially valuable piece of real estate: Your wrist.

Star Wars BB-8 Sphero Toy Introduced

Samsung Announces Gear S2 Smartwatch

This New App Shows Drone Pilots Where it's Safe to Fly

time.com — The Federal Aviation Administration is rolling out a new app designed to help drone hobbyists check if their planned outings are safe.

New 'Star Wars' Footage Shows Another Lightsaber

time.com — Star Wars Footage Shows Another Lightsaber Star Wars' official Instagram account on Thursday uploaded new footage from The Force Awakens, taking full advantage of the app's new change that allows users to upload landscape- and portrait-mode photos and video.
Aug 28, 2015

Umm that's not a lightsaber... “@TIME: New 'Star Wars' footage shows another lightsaber ti.me/1KcVUhP

Aug 27, 2015

This headline needs, like, several exclamation points—New 'Star Wars' footage shows another lightsaber ti.me/1KntSi4 @AlexJamesFitz

Aug 27, 2015

RT @mattvella: This headline needs, like, several exclamation points—New 'Star Wars' footage shows another lightsaber ti.me/1KntSi4 @AlexJamesFitz

Aug 27, 2015

RT @TIME: New 'Star Wars' footage shows another lightsaber ti.me/1ElCp43

Here’s when Apple is unveiling the next iPhone

fortune.com — Apple just sent out invitations for a media event on Wednesday, Sept. 9. The company is expected to use the event to unveil the next iPhone, among other announcements. Apple's invite also teases something to do with Siri, the company's digital personal assistant.

Apple Holding iPhone Event September 9

Aug 27, 2015

.@alexjamesfitz with the good stuff Here's when Apple is unveiling the next iPhone ti.me/1JlPIyi via @Techland

How Passwords Could Disappear Forever

Aug 25, 2015

OMG passwords might die like the dinosaurs-- please lord make it so: time.com/4009256/passwo… via @AlexJamesFitz

Aug 25, 2015

In this week's Tech Time, we explain how your fingerprint could replace your passwords forever ti.me/1WQ6SgM pic.twitter.com/u5xLmUhtd7

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Asia's Richest Man Loses Billions

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Sep 04, 2015

NYC teacher arrested for flying drone over U.S. Open, which is like 18 feet from LaGuardia on.wsj.com/1FnqXQK

Sep 04, 2015

Here's when you should travel to get the best fall deals on airfare money.us/1hUgqaH

Sep 04, 2015

Wherein @katysteinmetz visits a 21st century, iPad-powered San Francisco automat ti.me/1QdnsCP

Sep 04, 2015

Hate people? Love quinoa? Your dream restaurant just opened ti.me/1QdnsCP


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