CNN’s Oren Liebermann visits a company that will help Rio monitor its bank of surveillance cameras and help authorities keep track of whats happening at street level. View it on CNN here.
Israel’s history in the semiconductor industry started back in 1974, when Dov Frohman, one of Intel’s first employees and inventor of EPROM – the erasable, programmable, read-only memory chip that eventually led to the creation of flash memory – left Silicon Valley to return to Israel. Frohman had been asked to establish a small chip […]
The web is an incredible place. In less than 30 years it completely changed the world connecting and empowering people. One of the biggest benefits it brings is an endless inspiration for any field you can imagine. As a creative entrepreneur, I am constantly looking for inspiration. I love reading books, watching movies, listening to […]
Pixie Technology (“Pixie”), a startup that sells Bluetooth LE-connected fobs to help you locate pretty much any item you fear losing, has raised $18.5 million in a series B round led by Spark Capital, with participation from Cedar Fund, OurCrowd, and a slew of private investors. Founded out of Los Altos, California, in 2011, Pixie […]
Chrome add-on organizes deal content automatically. Amitree’s Folio is a sharp Chrome extension for Gmail that, in moments, assembles and organizes messages according to common dates, terms and people. Read more on Inman here.
Israel deserves its moniker “Startup Nation”. There are 3,000 tech-related startups based in and around Tel Aviv alone, and over $6bn flows into the country each year through exits, according to the IVC Research Center.
The need to keep pace with the abilities and threats posed by groups bent on stealing or destroying valuable data has become painfully clear. More sophisticated hackers, with the tools and skills once possessed only by government entities, are engaging in electronic warfare 24/7 and enterprises of all sizes need to protect themselves. This dynamic […]
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STAMFORD, Conn.— Ahmed Khattak started an ecommerce business in New Haven, eventually moving it to Seattle. By 2014, he decided he was ready for a new opportunity and a new location. Friends advised him to start his next company in San Francisco. Instead he choose Stamford. Read more on The Wall Street Journal
Radicle, a $15 million agricultural technology accelerator, is opening in Jerusalem as a program of global crowdfunding VC OurCrowd, in partnership with Finistere Ventures, Cloud Break Advisors and an alliance of top agricultural industry leaders including Bayer and DuPont. In botany, “radicle” refers to the first part of a seedling to emerge from a planted seed. […]