Category: World

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 8, 2021
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As the commercialization and industrialization of space becomes more of an inevitability with every successful launch by companies like SpaceX and Virgin Galactic (SPCE), space debris, or space junk, is becoming a growing concern of both corporate and government aerospace entities alike. The European Space Agency (ESA) estimated that there are 29,000 objects larger than 10 centimeters, […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 24, 2020
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Nu Pagamentos SA, a seven-year-old company standalone digital bank, purchased a U.S. software consulting firm in its first acquisition outside of Brazil. Chief Executive Officer David Velez said his company, known as Nubank and backed by Tencent Holdings Ltd., closed a buy-off deal with North Carolina-based Cognitect Inc. “At our current scale, there’s so much at stake […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 24, 2020
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In a statement published by the team, Brooks Brothers disclosed it entered into a $305 million procurement agreement with retailer SPARC Group LLC, with a mandate to preserve the apparel brand and assist its operations in at least 125 stores. The 200-year old iconic apparel retailer filed for bankruptcy earlier this month, joining a slew […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 22, 2020
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Private Equity Giant Carlyle Group has announced that Co-CEO Glenn Youngkin will step down. This will leave the leadership of the company in the hands of colleague Co-CEO Kewsong Lee who will become sole Chief Executive Officer. Glenn Youngkin’s retirement will take effect from September 30, meanwhile he will spend the rest of his time […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 22, 2020
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Lemonade competitor, Hippo Enterprises closes $150million which augments its capital value to $1.5 billion. The Palo Alto, California-based startup, secured this funding with lead new investors Dragoneer and Ribbit Capital joined existing investors like Felicis Ventures and Iconiq Capital in the financing. “In 2021, we’ll be ready to go public,” he said. Hippo, which was valued at about $1 billion in a funding […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 14, 2020
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With, the novel coronavirus marooning people at home for work and play, those “tubes” carrying our data back and forth have become ever more important to our livelihoods. Today, the company announced that Energy Impact Partners, which has traditionally invested in sustainable energy startups but has recently expanded into software and internet services, is leading […]

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