Daily Archives: 23.03.2021

Deerfield-backed Happify Health Targets Mental, Physical Health With $73M Raise

New York-based Happify Health, a software-enabled health care platform to improve mental and physical health, brought in $73 million in capital through Series D and related financing to focus on digital therapeutics and patient care delivery. The investments, which the company wouldn’t elaborate on, were led by Deerfield Management and included participation from investors including Omega Capital Partners and ION ...

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Cosmic Opportunities №24

As it was aptly noted by Estée Lauder – “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”, so let’s take an example from those who did it and become closer to success. Rita Malosti – 03’21 has left numerous positions in the “Airbus Intelligence”, including Head of Satellite and Ground Segment Operations. Become Head of Space Activities in “Skytek”. ...

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Rocks and Other Features at Perseverance’s Landing Site are Getting Navajo Names

On Feb. 18th, 2021, after spending six months in transit, the Perseverance rover landed in the Jezero Crater on Mars. By March 4th, it began driving short distances and calibrating its instruments in preparation for all the science operations it will conduct. Most recently, Perseverance began studying its first scientific target, a rock that has been named “Máaz” – the ...

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DanceNet3D: Music Based Dance Generation with Parametric Motion Transformer

Dance generation from music is an interesting but challenging task. While most previous research focuses on this task as a sequence of motion state parameters, curve representation can make the animation look more fluent. Hence, a recent research paper proposes to model the dance generation problem as key poses generation and motion curve generation. Dance – abstract artistic impression. Image ...

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Half of restaurants face permanent closure, says RAI

The restaurant sector contributes over €3 billion to the Irish economy annually, the RAI estimates Half of restaurants face permanent closure in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the lobby group which represents the industry. The Restaurants Association of Ireland will tomorrow call for the VAT reduction from 13.5% to 9%, which was introduced late last year, to ...

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Cylera Looks To Help Secure Health Care IT With New $10M Raise

New York-based Cylera closed a $10 million Series A, looking to help protect hospitals from cyberattacks and keep vital medical equipment working. The new round brings the company’s total funding to $17 million and was led by Concord Health Partners and Maverick Ventures. Other investors in the company include Contour Venture Partners, Dreamit Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Red Bear ...

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