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Israeli, Australian Firms Launch Medical Cannabis Joint Venture

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Israel-Cannabis (iCAN), a leading Israeli developer of medical cannabis formulations, clinical trials and cannabis testing, has formed a joint venture with LeafCann Research and Advisory, a leader in the development of cannabis medications, clinical research and education, based in Melbourne, Australia. The new venture, iCAN: Australia, will collaborate on a range of initiatives including medicinal […]

SoftBank Invests $100m In Israeli Co Cybereason

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Cybereason’s proprietary, automated SaaS cybersecurity technology and advanced monitoring services have protected hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies. As reported in Globes: Israeli cyber security company Cybereason has raised $100 million in a series D financing round from Japan’s SoftBank. Cybereason’s system enables enterprises to reduce substantially the response time required to locate a cyber attack, […]

Israeli IoT Co Augury Raises $17M

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The intersection of IoT and AI allows Augury to provide machines with a mechanical nervous system and the awareness to optimize their own health. As reported in Globes: Israeli industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology company Augury has closed a $17 million Series B financing round co-led by Eclipse Ventures and Munich Re / HSB Ventures. […]

How Israel’s Pruvo Can Save You Money On Your Next Holiday

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Israeli startup Pruvo is a smart hotel booking site that finds travellers the lowest price possible for hotel rooms worldwide… allowing them to save money even after they have made the booking.   Have you ever booked a hotel room, only to find the price dropped a few days later? Hotel prices can go down […]

‘X-Ray’ Vision: Vayyar’s 3D Sensor Can See Through Any Surface

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Vayyar has developed sensors that can detect and visually display – in three dimensions – what lies on the other side of any surface. From detecting breast cancer cells through the skin, to finding people on search and rescue missions – this technology can change the way we interact with the world, and save lives. […]

CollPlant’s Novel Solution For Organ Transplants

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Replacing human organs with printable ones may sound like science fiction, but research is currently being conducted on the transplantation of an artificial kidney, liver and even a heart. As reported in NoCamels: Israeli biomed firm CollPlant recently established a new division that will 3D-print organs and tissues using a unique biological ink it is currently developing. CollPlant, a […]

Israeli Home Design Startup Houzz Raises $400M At $4B Valuation

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Israeli home design startup Houzz has raised a whopping $400 million from ICONIQ Capital, a closely held Silicon Valley investment firm, at a valuation of $4 billion, according to media reports. As reported in NoCamels: The company has so far raised a total of $614 million and has doubled its valuation within less than two […]

IoT Security Co Armis Raises $17m

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Armis has developed a platform that allows enterprises to see and control compromised and unmanaged devices and rogue networks, eliminating the IoT security blind spots. As reported in Globes: Enterprise IoT security company Armis launched from stealth today with $17 million in funding from Sequoia Capital and Tenaya Capital. Armis has developed a technology platform […]

New Israeli App Assesses Freshness Of Produce

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Israeli startup AclarTech has developed a mobile app that allows to monitor, in real time, the ripeness, freshness and quality of fruits and vegetables. As reported in NoCamels: The Ness Ziona, Israel-based firm’s AclaroMeter will change the way farmers make their decisions and will “revolutionize” the global food market by helping prevent wasted products and making […]

Microsoft Buys Cyber Security Co Hexadite For $100m

Friday, May 26th, 2017

The Israeli company has developed software to investigate threats and rate the seriousness of cyber security alerts. As reported in Globes: Microsoft Corp. has acquired Israeli cyber security company Hexadite for $100 million, according to market sources. Founded in 2014 by CEO Eran Barak, CTO Idan Levin and CPO Barak Klinghoffer, the company has raised […]