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May 20, 2014

Video Interview: Astronaut Rick Mastracchio Reflects on his 6 Month Mission to the Space Station

by Lon Seidman | May 20, 2014 10:22am

NASA granted CTTechJunkie the opportunity for a short interview with Astronaut Rick Mastracchio, who is readjusting to life back on Earth following a six-month stay aboard the International Space Station.

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May 13, 2014

ANALYSIS | Connecticut Astronaut Arrives Home on Russian Soyuz to Uncertain Political Environment

by Lon Seidman | May 13, 2014 11:40pm

NASA / Bill Ingalls Astronaut and Waterbury native Rick Mastracchio landed safely aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule at 9:58 p.m. EST Tuesday evening, capping an eventful six months aboard the International Space Station both in orbit and on the ground as relations between the United States and Russia deteriorated.

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May 11, 2014

Watch Astronaut Deliver UConn Commencement Address From Orbit

by Lon Seidman | May 11, 2014 9:43am

NASA Astronaut and UConn alum Rick Mastracchio gave the commencement address for the UConn School of Engineering from the International Space Station on May 10.

May 9, 2014

VIDEO | Old Lyme Company Launches App to 3D Print Toy Action Figures

by Lon Seidman | May 9, 2014 8:49pm

Imagimod Old Lyme-based Imagimod is launching a new iPad app to design and “print out” an action figure on a 3D printer.

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Frederick J. Leonberger to Receive 2014 Connecticut Medal of Technology

by Lon Seidman | May 9, 2014 3:57pm

Dr. Frederick J. Leonberger will receive the 2014 Connecticut Medal of Technology at the 39th Annual Meeting & Dinner of the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE) on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cromwell.

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May 1, 2014

CTTechJunkie Talks Gigabit Speeds on The Colin McEnroe Show

by Lon Seidman | May 1, 2014 11:16pm

WNPR / Chion Wolf Is your connection to cyberspace fast enough? CTTechJunkie helped answer the question on The Colin McEnroe Show on May 1, exploring what it will take to bring gigabit speeds to Connecticut towns.

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April 27, 2014

Connecticut Astronaut Achieves Elite Spacewalking Status

by Lon Seidman | April 27, 2014 11:56am

NASA Waterbury native and NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio is now 5th on the list of mankind’s long duration spacewalkers, with a total of 53 hours of cumulative extra-vehicular activity (EVAs) since his first mission in 2000.

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March 25, 2014

Connecticut Consumers to Begin Receiving E-Book Settlement Refunds

by Lon Seidman | March 25, 2014 4:09pm

Connecticut residents will start receiving refund checks or credits this week for e-books purchased between April 1, 2010 to May 21, 2012 - the result of a lawsuit filed by Connecticut and 32 other states over price fixing allegations.

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March 19, 2014

Like New Jersey, Direct Retail Sales of Tesla Automobiles Not Allowed in Connecticut

by Lon Seidman | March 19, 2014 12:24pm

Tesla Motors The Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection is co-sponsoring a contest for the auto dealership that sells the most electric cars by July 31, but the Tesla Model S — arguably the hottest electric vehicle on the market — will be excluded because it is currently restricted by Connecticut law from being sold at retail to consumers in the state.

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March 16, 2014

Avoiding “Tech Support” Telephone Scams

by Lon Seidman | March 16, 2014 1:28pm

Computer “technical support” calls that originate overseas and victimize American consumers are increasing in frequency, thanks to cheap international phone rates and advanced phone dialing technologies. CTTechJunkie received one of these calls and we recorded the conversation in the video above.

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