Daily Archives: 02.03.2021

ICEYE enters into a strategic partnership with Swiss Re advancing natural catastrophe services with radar satellite-based flood monitoring

(2 March 2021 – ICEYE) ICEYE has announced a strategic partnership with Swiss Re, one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance and insurance. Building on ICEYE’s innovative technology, the partnership will advance flood risk management, assist disaster response and speed up claims payments globally. Swiss Re’s clients will benefit from enhanced insights and bespoke solutions. The partnership announced today ...

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Sand Dunes on Mars Shift From Season to Season

Mars’ gravity makes it an amazing place to find some of the biggest landscapes in the solar system.  Those would include the solar system’s biggest sand dune – one that resides in Russell crater.  Now, a team of scientists led by Dr. Cynthia Dinwiddie noticed something unique about the sides of this massive dune.  Occasionally gullies form along its surface. ...

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Cosmic Opportunities №21

Spring is here, warm and sunny days coming soon. That is inspired for new achievements, what we actually see by drastic increase of activity in recent weeks. Roger Dewell – 02’2021 has left the “Infinite Orbits”, he was Vice President, Business and Technology Development. Scott Soenen – 02’21 has left the “Capella Space”, he was VP Product Engineering. Took office ...

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McCann to step down as Dalata Hotel Group CEO

Datala Hotel Group’s outgoing CEO Pat McCann and incoming CEO Dermot Crowley Dalata Hotel Group, which owns the Maldron and Clayton hotels, has reported a 68% reduction in revenue leading to a loss after tax of €101m for the year to the end of December, which it described as an unprecedented year of challenge for the industry. The hotel group ...

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Got Revenue? Alternative Financing Tools Look To Help SaaS Founders Avoid Dilution

While large venture funding rounds often grab the headlines, more tools continue to spring up to offer founders alternatives to what can be costly dilutive equity rounds. While venture debt, shared earning agreements (SEALs), simple agreement for future equity (SAFEs), and revenue-based financing all have proliferated in popularity to some degree or another, some companies now entering the market are ...

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KPMG, BitGo, and Coin Metrics launch combined offering for public blockchains

Global accounting firm KPMG has announced the launch of a suite of products and services designed to enable increased adoption of cryptoassets and public blockchains in a combined offering with digital asset firms BitGo and Coin Metrics. The collaboration seeks to bring KPMG’s Chain Fusion services, capabilities and accelerators; BitGo’s custody technology; and Coin Metrics’ data and intelligence products to ...

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Rocket Lab Unveils Reusable Neutron Booster, Targets NET 2024 Maiden Launch

Drawing on the heritage of its Electron fleet, Rocket Lab expects Neutron to begin flying and pushing the limits of reusability by 2024. Photo Credit: Rocket Lab Rocket Lab has announced plans to develop a new medium-lift, human-rated launch vehicle, capable of lifting payloads weighing up to 18,000 pounds (8,000 kg) into low-Earth orbit. The Long Beach, Calif.-headquartered smallsat launch ...

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