Ringing in 2016 with numerous exciting end-of-year reports, Israeli representatives on the 100 best iPhone apps of all time, a feature on the Startup Nation’s leading female entrepreneur, and more…
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2015 was red-hot year for Israeli high-tech scene
Israeli high-tech startups were red hot in 2015 and are entering 2016 as exciting commodities for investors worldwide, according to numerous end-of-year market reports. Learn more.
OurCrowd & Portfolio Companies in the News
- Consumer Physics featured in Sky News
- Freightos featured in VentureBeat
- OurCrowd’s Aurora Carlson on i24 News
- OurCrowd’d CEO Jon Medved in TheMarker [Hebrew]
- enVerid & Surgical Theater featured in Business Insider
- Pixie featured in NoCamels
3 Israeli apps make the ‘100 best iPhone apps of all time’ list
Leading digital media website Mashable picked the 100 best iPhone apps of all time and three Israeli-made apps — Waze (#22), Meerkat (#86), and Yo (#91) – made the list. See the full list.
Michal Tsur: Israel’s top female tech warrior
Sure, she’s the top Israeli female entrepreneur, boasts a Ph.D. in applying game theory models to law, and a founding partner of two über-successful companies — but Michal Tsur, 42, can’t code to save her life. Learn more.
Forbes to hold Under 30 Summit in Israel
600 young entrepreneurs from across the world are expected to take part in Forbes‘ first Under 30 Summit EMEA Jerusalem & Tel Aviv events in April 2016. Learn more.
5 Israeli startups enhancing job search
Intel EMEA region’s HR Director, Nirit Cohen, tells five stories about Israelis who set up innovative startups based on their job seeking experiences. Learn more.
OurCrowd’s News Nuggets
- Meet the winners: The coolest Israeli startups & innovations of 2015 (NoCamels)
- Israeli Trendit’s IPO drives growth in $1.5T ‘Smart Cities’ market (Forbes)
- Israeli agriculture technology Phytech harvests their Series A (Geektime)
- How Israeli tech got into 1/3 of the world’s smart TVs (Times of Israel)
- Top trends to watch in Israel in 2016 (Israel21c)
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