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Spy Games: Ex-Mossad Chief’s Cybersecurity Startup Counters Attacks With A Hacker’s Mindset

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Source: NoCamels   Tamir Pardo, an ex-Mossad chief who has since moved forward with his own startup, has outlined at a cybersecurity conference why threats in the cyber sphere are so catastrophic. His own startup XM Cyber, developed an automated advanced system whose tagline is “defense by offense.” “As opposed to traditional weapons, which require […]

Agritech 2018 Showcases Israeli Technologies Making the Desert Bloom

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Israel is largely a desert nation – indeed, the Negev Desert alone covers 60% of the country. That is why Israel has been forced to become an agricultural technology powerhouse: out of sheer necessity. From advanced irrigation methods to biotechnology to farming machinery and robotics, Israel is a hub of agritech innovation – and tens […]

Israel as the place to eat – Best Restaurants

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

List curated global star chef Yotam Ottolenghi and local hero Eyal Shani, first seen on Bloomberg.

Israel’s ReWalk Turns Focus To Stroke Victims With Cheaper Walking Device

Monday, April 16th, 2018

ReWalk Robotics Ltd., the Israeli developer of a robotic exoskeleton system that helps the paralyzed to walk, has started a clinical study of a new product that will aid the rehabilitation of people who have suffered a stroke. As reported in NoCamels (republished from The Times of Israel): The company said that a first study […]

Nike Buys Israeli Computer Vision Vo Invertex

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

The Tel Aviv-based company has developed scan-to-fit 3D technology. Source: Globes US footwear and clothing giant NIKE Inc. announced last night that it has acquired Israeli computer vision company Invertex Ltd. to strengthen its digital technology platforms. Nike added that the Tel Aviv based company’s talented team will focus on building groundbreaking innovations to help […]

A New ‘Snake’ Robot That Could Pick Fruit Or Fix Satellites

Monday, April 9th, 2018

The minimally actuated serial robot travels along a rotatable structure using just two motors, making it unusually lightweight, small and inexpensive. Source: Israel21C You might think that the future of robots is large bipedal units with a human appearance. But for a team of researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, the next generation of […]

Israeli Startup Launches AI-Powered Alert App To Help Farmers Save Crops From Disease, Pests

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Saillog, a Tel Aviv-based agriculture tech startup founded just last year, has come up with an innovative way to help farmers stay ahead and devise a containment and management strategy for common diseases that can affect crops. Source: NoCamels The company launched a free smartphone app, Agrio, leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision algorithms […]

Industry Digest: Why Israel Succeeds as a Cyber Security Leader

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

The Israeli cyber-ecosystem, which stands at the forefront of technology, offers a range of cutting-edge cyber-security solutions for countries, companies and organizations in dealing with cyber threats and cyber-crime. By Jacob Mendel “Cyber-attacks are making cyberspace an increasingly hostile environment for organizations. Therefore, most of the organizations today, whether they are business organizations or public […]

Cooking Up FoodTech Innovation in the Startup Nation

Monday, March 26th, 2018

  Israeli entrepreneurs are helping to lead a growing trend in finding innovative and exciting ways to feed the growing global population in an environmentally sustainable way. Israel’s place at the FoodTech table is vividly demonstrated at The Kitchen, a FoodTech incubator launched in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod in 2015. Investing in three […]

Hunter Water To Pilot TaKaDu As Part Of Its Drive Towards Total Efficiency

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Israeli company TaKaDu is a leading provider of Integrated Event Management solutions, enabling water utilities to improve efficiency and make smarter decisions. Now Hunter Water Corporation, the second largest water utility in New South Wales, Australia, has selected TaKaDu’s Integrated Event Management solution as part of its concerted efforts to achieve total water efficiency. Serving around 600,000 […]