Daily Archives: 24.05.2021

Secfi Secures $150M Round To Walk Employees Through Complex World Of Stock Options

Secfi, a pre-wealth management platform, secured a second investment facility from Serengeti Asset Management, this time in the amount of $150 million. Frederik Mijnhardt, CEO, and co-founder, Wouter Witvoet, were both employees at a venture-backed company four years ago when they got the idea for Secfi after learning about stock options in a hard way. “We started to leave the ...

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Artificial Intelligence and drones will help pin down Sosnovsky’s hogweed

Skoltech scientists have created a new monitoring system for agricultural applications that performs real-time image segmentation on board the drone to identify hogweed. The research was published in a high-profile journal, IEEE Transactions on Computers. Image credit: Hugo.arg via Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 Sosnovsky’s hogweed is equally hazardous for farming, local ecosystems, and human health. Direct contact with human skin, ...

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This is Currently the World’s Largest Iceberg

A gigantic chunk of ice recently broke off from an ice shelf in Antarctica, and is currently the world’s largest iceberg. The iceberg, dubbed A-76, measures around 4,320 square km (1,670 square miles) in size. At 170 km (106 miles) in length and 25 km (15 miles) wide, the iceberg is slightly larger than the Spanish island of Majorca, and ...

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