Category: Tech

January 12, 2021 0

Payam Banazadeh and Capella Space Launch Satellite

By Stephen Callahan

If you’re interested in the modern space industry you’ve probably been following some of the advancements being made in the field of satellite technology. The area of focus has grown in leaps and bounds in recent years off of the potential that many see around monitoring conditions on the planet’s surface. Payam Banazadeh, CEO of Capella Space, has recently led his company in launching its first satellite, Sequoia, into orbit. The satellite has begun beaming back some intriguing images which have individuals and organizations around the world thinking about new uses for the tech. Read on for a look at the technology and the ways in which it may be used. read more

November 12, 2020 0

Astronaut Kate Rubins Heads to the International Space Station for Microbiome Research Study

By Stephen Callahan

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will rocket to the International Space Station for the second time on October 14, but the mission is more than just a personal milestone for the 42-year-old space traveler. On November 1, Rubins and her crewmates’ presence on the International Space Station will make a record of 20 continuous years of human beings in space. Rubins will be joined in the mission by two Russian cosmonauts, Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov. Like Rubins, Ryzhikov has traveled to space once before, but the mission will be the first space flight for Kud-Sverchkov. The trio will leave Earth’s atmosphere from Kazakhstan‘s Baikonur Cosmodrome at approximately 2:00 a.m. Eastern Time in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft. The team will then board the International Space Station a few hours later. read more

October 19, 2020 0

How One Community College Improved Enrollment with TrueDialog

By Stephen Callahan

As free, online programs gain popularity, the already-competitive landscape of campus-based university and college programs has struggled to attract and retain students. COVID-19 has made this even more difficult: traditional schools with on-campus housing have had to shift to all-online teaching models or adopt a hybrid model that combines virtual and in-person classes.  read more

September 28, 2020 0

Steve Job’s Tremendous Impacts on the Tech Industry

By Stephen Callahan

Steve Jobs, a co-founder of Apple computer, made history in the company. The introduction of the iPhone not only refined the Apple Company but upended the telecommunication industry. Entrepreneurs like Job came along in the generation to change the tech industry. Steve has been characterized by the revolution of the computer industry through democratizing technology, thus making computers and mobile phones cheaper, smaller and simple to use by the customers. The iPhone was termed as a achievement to many people, and it had features which enabled consumers to perform many activities at a time. With the leadership of Steve Jobs, Apple Company was looking forward to changing the telecommunication industry and distinguish itself from the industry it helped to create. read more