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Educational Games Co CodeMonkey Raises $1.5M

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

The Israeli company has developed a game-based learning platform for teaching children code. Israeli educational games company CodeMonkey has closed $1.5 million in seed funding. The startup has developed a game-based learning platform for teaching children code. These funds will be used to expand CodeMonkey’s research, development, sales and marketing teams. J21 Corporation led the […]

GlucoTrack, A Non-invasive Glucose Monitor For Diabetes Patients

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Israeli maker of GlucoTrack believes its noninvasive meter will encourage people with Type 2 diabetes to check glucose levels more often. Originally published in Israel21C:  The Israeli company Integrity Applications put more than a decade into developing GlucoTrack, described as the first truly noninvasive system for self-monitoring glucose levels. Instead of drawing blood, you clip the […]

Israeli Algo-Commerce Co Feedvisor Raises $20M

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

The Ramat Gan based company has developed algorithmic repricing and demand planning for e-commerce marketplace sellers. As reported in Globes: Israeli algo-commerce company Feedvisor has raised $20 million in a Series B financing round led by General Catalyst, which included participation from existing investors Square Peg Capital, Jal Ventures, Oryzn Capital and Titanium Investments. Larry […]

Cyber Security Co SentinelOne Raises $70m

Friday, January 27th, 2017

The Israeli company strives to transform endpoint security by delivering real-time protection powered by machine learning and dynamic behavior analysis. As reported in Globes: Israeli cyber security company SentinelOne announced that it has raised $70 million in Series C financing. New investor – and current SentinelOne customer – Redpoint Ventures led the round along with new […]

MedAware Saves Lives By Cutting Prescription Errors

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

A Harvard study analysed records from almost 800,000 patients in order to assess the efficacy of MedAware’s algorithm. As reported in Globes:  A study by Harvard Medical school has found that the algorithms developed by Israeli startup MedAware have provided a comprehensive validation of MedAware’s software, designed to eliminate prescription errors. Founded in 2012, the […]

Electroad Wirelessly Charges Electric Vehicles

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Israeli startup ElectRoad is taking a novel approach by creating special roads that charge vehicles. The company is initially targeting the public transit market. As reported in NoCamels: Using specialized electromagnetic induction technology, the same basic principle behind wirelessly powering smartphones, ElectRoad powers electric cars with renewable energy while you drive. By supplying electricity to the car wirelessly […]

Introducing Elli•Q, A Robot Companion For The Elderly

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Intuition Robotics has invented an artificial intelligence-driven robot companion to keep the elderly engaged with the world. As reported in Israel21C: Elli•Q is the brainchild of Intuition Robotics, a Ramat Gan startup pioneering social companion technologies. The robot’s mission is to be an “active aging companion,” keeping older adults engaged by helping them access and connect […]

Israeli Flash Storage Co Kaminario Raises $75m

Friday, January 13th, 2017

The latest financing round means that the startup could be Israel’s newest unicorn with a company value exceeding $1 billion. As reported in Globes: Israeli flash storage company Kaminario announced it has closed a $75 million financing round. This bringing the company’s total funding to $218 million since it was founded in 2008. The latest […]

Microsoft, Qualcomm Invest In Team8

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

The Israeli cyber security think tank has also signed a strategic partnership with Citigroup and has now raised $92 million. As reported in Globes: Microsoft Ventures and Qualcomm Ventures have invested in Israeli cybersecurity think tank and venture creation foundry Team8. The Tel Aviv based company also announced today that it has signed a strategic […]

Israel’s exports up 3% in 2016

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

The Israel Export Institute predicts 6% export growth in 2017. As reported in Globes: Israel’s exports of goods and services totaled $95 billion in 2016, 3% more than in 2015, according to an initial summary by the Israel Export and Industrial Cooperation Institute published today. Excluding the sale of startups and diamonds, exports totaled $86 […]