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Alex Howard

Washington, DC
Deputy Director, Sun Foundation and Freelance Writer — Freelance
Covers:  open source, digital technology, open data, health it, city and county government, federal government, enterprise technology, government, health care, online politics, civic issues, federal it, digital media, innovation, privacy, big data, social media, open government, internet, technology, tech policy

Deputy Director @SunFoundation | Dad, husband, writer, citizen, chef, cyclist, skeptical optimist, cereal dilettante | 📱4108499808

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Alexander B. Howard was the Washington Correspondent for O'Reilly Media, where he wrote about the intersection of government, the Internet and society, including how technology is being used to help citizens, cities, and national governments solve large-scale problems. He is an authority on the u...


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Nov 23, 2017

RT @alvarombedoya: "O, let my land be a land where Liberty Is crowned with no false patriotic wreath, But opportunity is real, and lif…

Nov 23, 2017

@anildash @rstephens @joshelman @peterpham @tferriss That’s not my understanding; (Ferriss is off, too, in his usage) it’s making public accusations of subversion (“you’re a Commie”) without evidence, not being PC or homopholic thinking. Also, happy Thanksgiving!

Nov 23, 2017

@Marketplace @kairyssdal The @FCC regulations only apply to ISPs in the USA, not the “entire Internet.”

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