Latest historian Stories

2014-06-27 23:08:58

With more industries seeing the need for big data, more people need to be educated on how to collect data and use it to its full advantage.

2013-10-30 23:34:42

Historian software marketed with PCVue’s HMI/SCADA for North America. Martinsburg, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 PcVue, a subsidiary of ARC

2013-07-20 23:01:55

Panstoria, developer of the Artisan 4.0 digital scrapbooking software, today announced the release of its Historian 4.0 photo management and editing software. Dayton,

2011-04-13 09:00:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will present the Churchill Bell on April 30 to three outstanding American citizens: journalist Jim Lehrer, former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and historian Gordon Wood.

2009-05-01 17:49:07

A prominent British historian says the nation's education system was better under the 1509-1547 rule of Henry VIII than in the present day. Historian and TV presenter David Starkey said at the annual Brighton College education conference that Henry VIII's Britain featured more well-rounded education and more competent government than the Britain of today, the Daily Mail reported Friday. Our education system, it seems to me, has been taken over to a desperately dangerous extent by the worst...

2008-11-28 12:05:20

The struggles associated with a credit crunch have been suffered by other societies in history -- just look at the Roman republic, a British historian says. Oxford University historian Phillip Kay said the first-ever recorded credit crunch took place in 88 B.C., when a civil war decimated the Roman economy and credit system, The Guardian (Britain) said Friday. Kay noted comparisons between the current credit crunch facing Britain and other parts of the world and such historical struggles. The...

2008-10-07 03:00:08

By Mortimer, Ian Ian Mortimer, who has been an archivist and a poet before becoming a medieval historian and biographer, describes why a blend of empathy and evidence is the key to getting the most out of history.

2008-09-22 10:50:00

New historical evidence suggests the telescope may have been invented in Spain, not the Netherlands or Italy as scientists once thought.

2008-08-14 09:01:03

InStep Software, a provider of solutions for utilities, has announced that South Mississippi Electric Power Association, a cooperative, which generates, transmits and sells electric energy, has selected its eDNA historian software to collect, store, display and report information.

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