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Caitlin Fairchild

Caitlin Fairchild
Caitlin Fairchild is Nextgov's Web Producer. In her role, she writes about privacy, personal security and emerging tech, but also coordinates Nextgov's social media strategy. She has worked at Government Executive Media Group since 2011. Caitlin has previously written for Living Social, Washingtonian and Nellis Air Force Base. She is an alumna of The College of William & Mary.
Public Safety

Microsoft: Tech Companies Must Regulate Their Use of Facial Recognition

The company addresses technology that has been criticized by civil libertarians and others.

Tech & Data

FCC Plans to Spend Billions on Rural Broadband

The FCC plans to spend $2 billion over 10 years to bring broadband access to harder-to-connect parts of the country.