Alexander B. Howard
Alexander B. Howard

Alexander B. Howard is a D.C.-based journalist who writes about the intersection of government, technology, and society. Follow him on Twitter.

Future Tense
May 15 2013 4:16 PMThe Best Thing Obama’s Done This MonthHis executive order to open government data is a really big deal.
Future Tense
Sept. 10 2012 2:30 PMHere Comes the Data EconomyNew companies are creating services using government data on health care, education, and more.
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Dear Prudence
July 29 2015 2:41 PM “If You’ve Got a Good Solution, I’m Going to Steal It for a Future Answer.” Dear Prudence and The Gist follow up with “Creeped Out,” a letter writer with an unfriendly co-worker.