Samantha Ehlinger

Samantha Ehlinger is a technology reporter for FedScoop. Her work has appeared in the Houston Chronicle, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and several McClatchy papers, including Miami Herald and The State. She was a part of a McClatchy investigative team for the “Irradiated” project on nuclear worker conditions, which won a McClatchy President’s Award. She is a graduate of Texas Christian University.

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A civil service mariner assigned to the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204) watches a radar as the ship prepares for an underway replenishment in the Pacific Ocean. Rappahannock aides the U.S. Navy mission by delivering food, fuel and supplies to Navy vessels, thusly extending the Navy vessel’s ability to stay at sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Torrey W. Lee/Released)

Navy leans on Seattle’s tech community to hack maritime challenges

Capt. Philip Schneider, a company commander with the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team, uses a smartphone device while talking to one of his platoon leaders, 1st Lt. Matthew Archuleta, June 15, 2012, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan. The two are deciding on a return route for their patrol. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod, Task Force 1/82 PAO)

Expansion of mobile offerings is big business for DISA