Daily Archives: 08.11.2020

Nearly USD 1B In Bitcoin, Possibly From Silk Road, Moved

Source: Adobe/Yehuda Nearly USD 1 billion in bitcoin (BTC) believed to be from the infamous Silk Road darknet market moved today, for the first time in five years, claimed blockchain tracker Elliptic. According to their report, BTC 69,369 – currently (8:16 UTC) worth USD 945.4m – has been moved out of the bitcoin address 1HQ3Go3ggs8pFnXuHVHRytPCq5fGG8Hbhx, which had had the fourth ...

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Stop the Clock: Remembering STS-51A, OTD in 1984

Dale Gardner extends a “stinger” mechanism, prior to capturing Westar-VI. Photo Credit: NASA When Kate Rubins launched last month to the International Space Station (ISS), she became only the fifth American (and the first U.S. woman) to do so on a birthday. Only four other astronauts—Dick Truly, Kent Rominger, John Phillips and Dale Gardner—have managed a similar feat, and it ...

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Panxora Digital Ventures Launches Innovative Hybrid Seed Funding Solution For Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Token Sales

Panxora Digital Ventures has launched its hybrid seed funding solution to revive the sluggish capital market for emerging Blockchain token projects. The companies’ hybrid model creates a two-stage fundraising process that bridges the gap between seed investors’ interests and token founders’ needs to produce better results. Gavin Smith, CEO at Panxora, said: “Our hybrid offering provides blockchain project founders and ...

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Tero Vauraste joins ICEYE to lead Nordics business development

(5 November 2020 – ICEYE) ICEYE announced the appointment of Tero Vauraste, MSc, Lt Cdr (Ret) an experienced arctic and maritime professional, as Regional Director of Nordics to lead the business development in the Nordic countries. With this appointment, ICEYE demonstrates its intent to build up a strong presence across the Nordics region. Tero Vauraste, Regional Director Nordics, ICEYE (courtesy: ...

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190 new jobs announced for Cork and Waterford

The new Cadence R&D Centre of Excellence in Cork US design software developer, Cadence, is to create 150 new jobs in Cork. The engineering positions will be in a new European research and development centre of excellence in the city and will be filled over the next three years. “The timing and scale of this Cadence investment is a real ...

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Vera Rubin Should be Able to Detect a Couple of Interstellar Objects a Month.

The Vera C. Rubin Observatory, formerly the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), will commence operations sometime next year. Not wanting to let a perfectly good acronym go to waste, its first campaign will be known as the Legacy Survey of Space and Time (LSST). This ten-year survey will study everything from dark matter and dark energy to the formation of ...

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SPRINT Robotics Cleaning & Fabric Maintenance Challenge

Cleaning & Fabric Maintenance can cause significant operational, economic and safety challenges. There is a strong drive within the oil and gas industry to replace traditional manual or man entry applications with new robotic tools that can streamline the workflow process, minimizing Confined Space Entries (CSEs), Scaffolding, and Rope Access activities. SPRINT Robotics is managing and executing a four to ...

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Ten Satellogic Earth-imaging satellites successfully launched

A Long March 6 rocket lifts off Friday from the Taiyuan space center in northeastern China. Credit: Xinhua Ten small high-resolution observation satellites for Satellogic — an Argentine company in the midst of deploying a fleet of Earth-imaging spacecraft — successfully launched Friday on a Chinese Long March 6 rocket. Three small Chinese secondary accompanied Satellogic’s 10 ÑuSat satellites into orbit ...

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Cashaa Rolls Out The World’s First Global Crypto-Friendly Banking Platform

UK Blockchain Banking company Cashaa has expanded its internet banking platform to serve businesses globally with a focus on the UK, Europe, and USA markets. The company says onboarding process for global companies is smooth since Cashaa has already onboarded a few big brands from multiple jurisdictions such as from the UK, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, UAE, Caribbean, and the ...

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