Steven Rangel

About Steven Rangel

Steven Rangel is a professional who currently resides in New York City with his wife.

Groundbreaking Event for New DC Tech Hub

Today, the District of Columbia held a groundbreaking event for its new Inclusive Innovation Incubator that will be located on Howard University’s campus. The incubator, scheduled to open in Fall 2016, will be a venture capital hub that will promote technology and innovation opportunities for underrepresented businesses in the District.

By |2016-05-12T09:17:11-04:00March 8th, 2016|DC, Entrepreneurship, Technology, Urban|0 Comments

Uber Rides in a Hybrid Supercar

The National Geographic Channel has a new television show that focuses on scientific and technological innovation. The show, Breakthrough, premiered on Sunday, November 1, 2015, at 9:00 p.m. ET. As part of an effort to promote the new show, National Geographic partnered with ride-sharing company Uber to offer free rides from a special fleet of vehicles that included a rare and exotic sports car, the McClaren P1.

By |2016-05-12T09:19:06-04:00November 5th, 2015|Cars, Technology, Urban|0 Comments

Big Changes for DC Metrorail System

The Metrorail service in the national capital area is beneficial to the region when the train rides are affordable, reliable, and safe—the latter obviously is absolutely crucial. However, there has been criticism over service breakdowns, delays, and safety issues. In fact, safety lapses have led to a major change regarding how authorities will work to keep the rail service safe.

By |2015-10-14T19:59:39-04:00October 14th, 2015|DC, Lifestyle, Urban|0 Comments

Tour Introduces New ‘Urban Microcar’

A series of local events are being held across the U.S. to introduce a newly-styled "urban microcar." The car brand, smart (brand uses all lower case letters) is on a national tour that presents its all-new 2016 smart fortwo (words are intentionally combined) model lineup to locals in several major cities.

By |2015-10-05T20:50:20-04:00October 5th, 2015|Art, Cars, Lifestyle|0 Comments

CloudFlare Reached a Major Milestone

There are 7 trillion reasons why CloudFlare deserves the celebratory spotlight. CloudFlare is a popular content delivery network that works in various ways to enhance the performance and security of millions of websites. On Sunday, September 27, 2015, CloudFlare reached its 5th birthday. The week before, CloudFlare celebrated the milestone by convening a summit and throwing a party.

By |2015-10-02T10:05:34-04:00October 2nd, 2015|Internet, Technology|0 Comments

Bold and Delightful Wooden Bow Ties

Bow ties of the wooden variety are sprouting up around the world and enjoying a splinter of the fashion limelight. While wooden bow ties might evoke a love- or hate-it reaction, the style is certainly “trending”—and possibly settling its roots for the long haul. Indeed, people seem to love them.

By |2015-08-09T13:01:16-04:00August 9th, 2015|Fashion, Haberdashery, Style|0 Comments

Google Cloud Spin Demo at Google Developer Group Event

Earlier this week, I was fortunate to be able to take part in an exciting technology demonstration. I attended a Google Developer Group (GDG-DC) event that included an overview of the Google Cloud Platform—a platform for developing applications and websites. The event featured an interactive demonstration of the Google Cloud Spin application which runs on the platform.

By |2015-07-31T14:08:57-04:00July 31st, 2015|Events, Mobile, Technology|0 Comments

It’s Time to Get Fit Again with Calisthenic Exercises

A couple of years ago, I could easily do more than 35 consecutive pull-ups with proper form and without resting. My push-up game was on point too. I was well over 40 years old, and I felt more than strong—I truly felt physically powerful. Actually, I was. Currently--not so much.

By |2015-07-22T22:00:19-04:00July 22nd, 2015|Fitness, Health|0 Comments