Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Tajha Chappellet-Lanier is a technology reporter at FedScoop. She previously worked for Technical.ly DC, NPR and USA Today. If she had a superpower it'd be navigating foreign metro systems.

Tech

AI experts slam proposed use of ‘extreme vetting’ algorithms

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 day ago

Automation could easily be used to "arbitrarily flag groups of immigrants under a veneer of objectivity," a group of 54 computer scientists says.

Defense

How the Air Force’s new technology accelerator grew out of a simple school project

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 days ago

Plus, one cofounder's thoughts on what this says about the future of innovation in government.

Tech

Lawmakers want to know how agencies can replicate USAID’s FITARA success

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 days ago

Rep. Gerry Connolly wants the development agency to show others that FITARA compliance is "doable and replicable."

Tech

Some agencies slip in otherwise stagnant FITARA scorecard

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

Fourteen of the 25 agencies graded have neither improved nor deteriorated since the last scorecard was released in June.

Tech

DevOps will make the government more efficient. But what actually is it?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

A panel at Red Hat's 2017 Government Symposium offered some insights.

Tech

Future DATA Act data submissions could be more complete, GAO says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

The watchdog inspected the "timeliness, completeness, accuracy, and quality" of the data agencies have submitted in the second quarter of fiscal year 2017.