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Israel Aerospace Industries, US firm Firefly strike lunar landing tech deal for NASA

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Source: Israel Hayom Firefly Aerospace Inc., a manufacturer of economical and dependable launch vehicles, spacecraft and in-space services, announced on Tuesday that it has signed an intellectual property and engineering support agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries for technology based on its Beresheet lunar spacecraft. Firefly, based in Texas, is one of the nine companies selected […]

With rise of e-scooters, Israeli startup Voom creates personalised AI-based Insurance tech

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Source: No Camels In Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Washington D.C. and many more cities around the globe, e-scooters have been boosting our daily mobility. Yet, this new mode of transportation comes with a perilous downside. In 2018, more than 1,500 people were injured in e-scooter related accidents across the US, according to a recent study. In […]

Salesforce to Increase Focus on Israel

Monday, July 1st, 2019

Source: The Jerusalem Post Salesforce will move to develop their Israel based R&D hub into its second largest in the world over the coming years. The company is well established in Israel already, having invested in 12 Israeli startups already, and will look to develop greater ties. With a particular interest in AI, big data […]

Israel’s Eviation to Launch Fully Electric Passenger Plane

Monday, June 24th, 2019

Source: The Algemeiner Eviation Aircraft Ltd., based in Israel, has developed an electric passenger plane that is set to play a large part in revolutionizing the aviation industry. Eviation have already received orders for the passenger planes, with each unit priced at around $4 million. The plane can fly at 440 kilometers per hour for […]

Ford, Renault and Nissan open Tel Aviv innovation labs

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Source: Israel21c Underlining Israel’s growing importance as a worldwide auto-tech hub, major automakers Ford, Renault and Nissan all opened innovation facilities in Tel Aviv over the past few weeks. Renault-Nissan’s 1,600-square-meter Alliance Innovation Lab Tel Aviv, in an exclusive partnership with the Israel Innovation Authority, focuses on Israeli startups developing products and services for autonomous […]

New method of early Parkinsons detection from Israel

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Source: ISRAEL21c An Israeli-British-German study published in Acta Neuropathologica reveals a novel method for detecting the aggregation of the protein alpha-synuclein, a hallmark of Parkinson’s disease. Earlier detection could enable more effective treatment for the incurable, progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting the speech, posture, gait, digestion, sleep, impulse control and cognition of an estimated one million Americans and 10 million […]

Israeli Companies Offer Big Data Solutions to Banks

Friday, June 7th, 2019

Source: Sydney Morning Herald There are no limits to the modern threats to banking institutions and their customers. One such form is from cyber criminals, who devise new ways to imitate and exploit customers by taking advantage of systems that do not provide sufficient protection. National Australia Bank are in discussion with an emerging Israeli […]

How an Israeli Company is Using Data From The Titanic

Thursday, June 6th, 2019

Source: Forbes Artificial intelligence, brings with it the hope that it has the capacity to predict potential future events and outcomes, through a sufficient interpretation of data. Training with data is essential to the development of algorithms that can effectively identify patterns in order to make such precise and functional predictions for the future. Israeli […]

Israeli fetal heart rate monitor to launch in Australia

Thursday, June 6th, 2019

Source: Israel21c When David Groberman’s wife, Odelia, was pregnant with their third child, some concerns sent the couple scurrying from one medical appointment to the next. After arranging for babysitting, driving to the appointment, finding parking, and waiting, the actual fetal monitoring exam took only several minutes – and then came another round of waiting […]

Rewalk gains CE mark for EU sales

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Source: noCamels Note Australia has an agreement facilitating the recognition of the EU CE mark within the equivalent medical registration scheme (TGA). ReWalk Robotics, the maker of wearable robotic medical devices for individuals with lower limb disabilities, announced that its ReStore rehabilitation suit for stroke victims received CE marking, clearing its path for sale to […]