We just had one of the most exciting events occur for the Startup Nation- the Mobileye acquisition. What lies ahead? Read up on this news items and more below. Start getting this weekly newsletter via email: Subscribe now Intel’s Mobileye deal marks Israel as autonomous tech hub Israel’s emergence as a center for automotive technology got […]
Neverware has made a name for itself with its CloudReady software, which essentially transforms any old PC or Mac into a Chromebook. But while that’s a nice way to breathe new life into aging computers, it’s naturally reliant on Google’s online services. Now, the company is offering a new version of Cloud Ready for schools […]
Elan Zivotofsky, general partner at the OurCrowd equity platform that invests in a number of companies working on autonomous cars, compared it to smartphones, laptops and other sectors in which Israeli technology is heavily used, but that the final products are still made elsewhere. Read more on Business Live here.
The OurCrowd Global Investor Pre-Summit opened with welcoming remarks from OurCrowd CEO and Founder Jon Medved. OurCrowd was founded in February 2013 and has raised more than $400 million for more than 110 portfolio companies. It is one of the largest crowdfunding organizations on the planet, according to Forbes. Medved advised that successful companies are […]
Consumer Physics developed a handheld molecular scanner, the SciO, that allows consumers and businesses to learn about the makeup of materials in products. Users scan foods and other materials (such as vitamins and medicines) using the handheld device, and the API gathers data and offers a deep molecular analysis. Read more on Fung Global Retail […]
Panorama provides analytics and self-service features such as collaborative business intelligence, contextual data discovery and process automation for business users. The company’s solutions provide users with personalized, intuitive and interactive analytics that are delivered through a highly visual and understandable infographic format. The dashboard includes KPI alerts, and lets users create collaborative “workboards” and visual […]
Freightos is attempting to make global shipping smoother by offering the first online international freight marketplace. The Freightos marketplace enables logistics companies to manage contracts, and automate and manage the quote and sales process, from their own website. With a mission to bring real-time quotes to the freight industry, Freightos might best be described as […]
An investigation started by security researchers from Morphisec into a recent email phishing attack against high-profile enterprises pointed to a group that uses techniques documented by several security companies in seemingly unconnected reports over the past two months. “During the course of the investigation, we uncovered a sophisticated fileless attack framework that appears to be […]
OurCrowd, a leading global equity crowdfunding platform also sees the future in autonomous driving technology and they highlight three of their portfolio companies: Engie, Argus, and VocalZoom. Engie is Waze founder Uri Levine’s company project, a car diagnostics app and mechanic marketplace, which is launching in the UK. Argus Cyber Security is an independent automotive […]
“The deal confirms Israel’s global leadership position in autonomous driving technologies,” said Jon Medved, chief executive of OurCrowd, a venture firm with investments in the sector. “The deal will also increase attention and funding for the already burgeoning Israeli cohort of next generation autonomous driving technology startups.” Read more on ABC News here.