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ARTICLES BY: Hager Ravet / CTech

September 12, 2019 10:12 am

Understanding Web Use Patterns Could Stop the Next Lone Wolf Terrorist, Says Cobwebs President

CTech - A series of violent attacks, starting with the Christchurch, New Zealand mosque shootings earlier this year, brought web intelligence startup Cobwebs Technologies to...

August 22, 2019 10:29 am

Via to Manage New York’s School Bus System

CTech - The New York City Department of Education has selected ridesharing company Via Transportation to manage its school bus system, the latter announced Wednesday....

August 9, 2019 10:32 am

Siemens Healthineers Buys Corindus Vascular Robotics for $1.1 Billion

CTech - German medtech company Siemens Healthineers AG has agreed to buy Israeli-linked, NYSE-listed medical robotics company Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc., the two companies announced...

August 8, 2019 11:36 am

What the Latest Streak of Mega-Investments Means for Israeli Tech

CTech - This summer has been good for the Israeli tech industry, with three massive deals bringing in over $500 million combined. Last week, Tel...

August 5, 2019 11:55 am

Israel Innovation Authority to Set Up Computational Biology Innovation Lab

CTech - The Israeli Innovation Authority (IIA) and the National Digital Israel Initiative are setting up an innovation hub dedicated to computational biology, digital health,...

July 31, 2019 11:38 am

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg to Hold Public Event in Tel Aviv

CTech - Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will hold an open-to-the-public event in Tel Aviv on August 14 during a family visit to Israel. The...

July 17, 2019 10:54 am

Israeli Tech Companies Raised $2.32 Billion in Second Quarter of 2019, Report Says

CTech - Israeli tech companies have raised $2.32 billion in the second quarter of 2019, the highest sum raised in a single quarter since 2013,...

July 4, 2019 11:51 am

Israeli Tech Exits Nearly Doubled in Valuation in First Half of 2019, Report Says

CTech - The total valuation of Israeli tech exits in the first half of 2019 amounted to $14.48 billion over 66 deals, according to a...

June 24, 2019 12:30 pm

Facebook’s Libra Will Disrupt Central Banks, Forcing Them to Adjust Their Policies, Says Israeli Banking Regulator

CTech - Facebook’s new cryptocurrency, Libra, is disrupting central banks and will force them to recalibrate their policies, Israeli banking regulator Hedva Bar said Monday....

May 27, 2019 10:45 am

China’s Shiji Group Acquires Israeli Mobile Payments Startup MyCheck

CTech - Beijing-headquartered Shiji Group, which provides software and services for the hospitality, retail, and entertainment industries, is acquiring Tel Aviv-based MyCheck, incorporated as Quick Check,...

May 13, 2019 8:25 am

Amnesty International Takes Legal Action Against Israeli Surveillance Company NSO

CTech - Members of human rights organization Amnesty International are calling on the Israeli Ministry of Defense to revoke the export license of cyber surveillance company...

April 4, 2019 11:03 am

Former Reebok, Adidas Execs Partner With Israeli Sports Accelerator to Launch $75 Million Sport Tech Fund

CTech - Uli Becker, former president of Reebok, and Bernd Wahler, former chief marketing officer for Adidas and former president of German sports club VfB...

March 20, 2019 11:59 am

Israel Innovation Authority Announces Nine Recipients of Impact Grants

CTech - Israeli government innovation arm the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) announced Tuesday the winning startups in its Grand Challenges Israel incentive program for companies...

March 7, 2019 11:41 am

Israel May Become One of the First Countries to Regulate Cryptocurrency

CTech - Israel may be looking at a cryptocurrency exchange in the near future. A report submitted Wednesday by a dedicated committee of the Israel...


Saluting One of the Last Living Heroes of Israel’s Fight for Independence - When Harold “Smoky” Simon grins at you, it’s hard to remember...

Sukkot: A Jewish Thanksgiving - Sukkot is akin to a Jewish Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving in America, no matter their religion or background, families...


Path to Israeli Unity Government May Be Opening, With Gantz Indicating a Wi...

Despite the current impasse in the Israeli coalition talks, signs emerged on Wednesday that a path to a unity government...

Middle East

‘Entry of Radical Islamist Forces Into Northern Syria is Disturbing,’ E... - Israel has been closely monitoring Turkey’s brutal offensive against the Kurds in northeast Syria in recent days. Israeli Prime...

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