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

Deputy Tech Editor @TIME. Got tips?

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.

5 Things to Expect — Apple is holding an event in San Francisco on Monday, March 9 at 10 a.m. PT, likely to deliver new details about its upcoming Watch. While Apple first unveiled the Apple Watch late last year, it left plenty unsaid. Here are five questions we still have about the Apple Watch that should be answered during Monday's event: What does it do?

Blackphone 2 Is Silent Circle's Second Attempt at a Super-Secure Phone — Privacy-focused smartphone and software maker on Monday revealed the Blackphone 2, the company's second shot at making the most secure mobile device on the market. The Blackphone 2's hardware is similar enough to other modern phones: A 5.5-inch screen, eight-core processor, 3GB of RAM and expandable memory.

HTC Partners With Valve for Vive Virtual Reality Headset — Gaming company Valve dropped the news last week that it's working on a virtual reality platform akin to the Oculus Rift, but it wasn't clear who was making the system's hardware. Now we know: HTC on Sunday announced the HTC Vive, a joint HTC-Valve virtual reality headset that's due out by the end of the year.

Uber Data Breach Put 50,000 Drivers' Info at Risk — A data breach at Uber last spring put 50,000 drivers' personal information at risk, the company said late Friday.

Apple Announces March 9 Mystery Event

Artificial Intelligence Can Learn 49 Different Arcade Games — Artificial intelligence company DeepMind has developed an algorithm that can learn how to play almost 50 classic arcade games from scratch.

T-Mobile Teases Curved Display

Drone Captures Aerial View of Frozen Niagara Falls

Here's How to Delete It — Lenovo just posted instructions for getting rid of the 'Superfish' software that can make you vulnerable to hackers.

Samsung Acquires Mobile Payments Company LoopPay

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