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NRF 2020 Will Showcase Leading Israeli Retail Tech Innovators (Electronic, Latest News Israel, Top Stories)

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Brick-and-mortar may still account for 90 percent of retail sales in markets like the United States, but the growing popularity of eCommerce, the expectation of seamless customer experiences, and the need for brands to optimize their revenues have retailers of all stripes scrambling to leverage cutting-edge digital solutions. This has proven a boon for Israel’s […]

Israel Leverages R&D Prowess in the Race for 5G (IT & Communication, Latest News Israel, News, Top Stories)

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Israel Leverages R&D Prowess in the Race for 5G What’s the common thread tying together autonomous and connected cars, digital health solutions, robotics, the Internet of Things, and smart city technologies – aside from a shared spirit of innovation? To reach their full potential, each will require a network infrastructure that enables the processing and […]

What next for the Startup Nation? Predictive Analytics will tell

Monday, October 7th, 2019

As business booms in the Startup Nation, it is essential for companies to not only analyze their current state of affairs, but predict their future business outcomes. Gathering and analyzing the vast quantities of data needed to do this can present a huge strain on resources and so it is unsurprising that businesses are turning […]

Trendlines, Tchenguiz set up $40m agritech fund

Friday, September 27th, 2019

Source: Globes Israeli company Trendlines, which is listed on the Singapore Exchange, has announced the founding of a fund for investing in Israeli agritech. The fund will be established by Trendlines together with UK billionaire Vincent Tchenguiz’s CBG investment fund, and in partnership with major Singapore investment fund Temasek, in Singapore with local government support. […]

Behind the Scenes of Israel’s Broadcasting and Video Technology Sector

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

From the rise of new digital platforms to the growing popularity of over-the-top (OTT) viewing, the global broadcasting and video technology sector has seen no shortage of disruption in recent years. Befitting its status as a pioneer of innovation, Israel has been at the cutting edge of some of the sector’s most exciting developments, with […]

Israeli breakthrough could turn hydrogen into the fuel of future

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Source: Israel21c Electric battery-powered cars have stolen much of the buzz that hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles generated before the rise of Tesla and its fellow EV makers. A new technology developed by researchers from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in collaboration with the team that founded the popular Israeli-made phone app Viber promises to put hydrogen […]

How Israeli AgTech Is Transforming Agriculture Across the Globe

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

An old proverb states that necessity is the mother of invention – and there’s no clearer illustration of that reality than Israel’s vibrant agriculture technology sector. With the Negev Desert accounting for a majority of its landmass, and lacking diplomatic or commercial ties with its neighbors, this small country started with big dreams of making […]

Israeli Exhibition at Medica Conference Will Spotlight Cutting-Edge Medical Innovators

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

With 1,600 active life sciences companies employing 83,000 people, Israel is home to a vibrant medical innovation ecosystem. Leveraging its strengths in relevant fields like artificial intelligence, medical devices, digital health, and R&D, the Startup Nation has pioneered some of medicine’s most exciting breakthroughs – from PillCam, a noninvasive colonoscopy alternative, to ReWalk, a robotic […]

Israeli startup reinventing how cars are built

Monday, September 16th, 2019

Source: Israel21c REE’s innovative modular platform houses all of a car’s major components – brakes, thermal systems, motor and drivetrain – next to the wheels. Technology entrepreneurs delight in disrupting established industries, from textiles to healthcare to agriculture. Changes in automotive manufacturing have been tougher to sell because no matter how many computers are put […]

McDonalds aquires Israeli-Founded voice tech startup Apprente

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

Source: noCamels McDonald’s announced on Tuesday that it was acquiring Apprente, a US-based, Israeli-founded startup which the food giant called “a leader in the field of conversational voice-based technology.” The financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed but McDonald’s said in a statement that the agreement will give the company “first-mover advantage as we continue to […]