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Patrick Tucker

Washington D.C., Baltimore
Technology Editor — Defense One, Defense Procurement News
Covers:  robots, science, privacy, national security, emerging technology

Tech editor for @DefenseOne, author, futurist. Spies and AIs. Drop tips in my encrypted yadda yadda ... pmtucker(at)

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I'm the technology editor for Defense One. I write on information technology, AI, big data, predictive analytics, cybernetics, nanotechnology, genetics and genetic ethics, invention, climate change and climate change mitigation, demography, literacy, public policy and neuroscience. In addition to...

What was your first job as a journalist?

staff writer

How is social media changing news?

What's "social media?"

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

solve the problem I'm about to have before I have it.


Barry Hannah Prize in Fiction

2006 - Fiction
An award presented by the University of Mississippi and the Yalobusha Review for the best unpublished fiction story.

Eugene Walter Award for the Novel

2006 - Novel writing
An award presented by the University of South Alabama for the best unpublished novel.