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ARTICLES BY: Meir Orbach / CTech

January 15, 2020 10:26 am

2019 Was a Record Year for Israeli Exits

CTech - The past decade saw Israeli tech grow and prosper: the industry as a whole pocketed over $111 billion from 1,210 exits, according to...

January 6, 2020 11:03 am

Axell Launches Fintech and Insurtech Innovation Hub in Tel Aviv

CTech - Axell, a Tel Aviv-based fintech and insurtech innovation hub, announced its official launch on Monday. The hub will be lead by Moshe Tamir,...

January 6, 2020 10:55 am

Insight Ventures Buys Israeli Cyber Company Armis for Approximately $1 Billion

CTech - New York-based venture capital and private equity firm Insight Partners has agreed to buy Israeli IoT security company Armis, one person familiar with...

January 3, 2020 10:27 am

The Biggest Cyber Disasters Are Still Ahead, Says Former Military Cyber Chief

  CTech - Military cyber technologies that leaked from state institutions are now the primary cyberattack tools used by civilian companies and organizations, according to Brig....

December 31, 2019 12:05 pm

Startup Employees Make Double the Average Israeli Wage, Report Says

CTech - The average monthly wage of a startup employee in Israel is NIS 20,000 (approximately $5,780), twice as much as the country’s general average...

December 17, 2019 12:28 pm

Intel Has AI on Its Sights and Israel’s Habana Labs Can Help It Hit the Mark

CTech - For chipmakers, artificial intelligence processors are the hottest commodity right now, set to power every future data center. So far, Nvidia has been...

December 16, 2019 12:29 pm

Intel Confirms $2 Billion Acquisition of Israel’s Habana Labs

CTech - Intel has acquired Tel Aviv-based artificial intelligence chip developer Habana Labs for $2 billion, the company announced Monday. Calcalist first reported on the...

December 11, 2019 12:42 pm

There Are No Magic Solutions in Cyber, Says Head of Cisco Israel

CTech - When Oren Sagi, the general manager of Cisco Systems Israel, is asked why the company is still perceived as a network company and...

December 3, 2019 11:46 am

Intel in Advanced Talks for Habana Labs Acquisition for Over $1 Billion

CTech - Intel is in advanced negotiations for the acquisition of artificial intelligence chip developer Habana Labs Ltd., according to one person familiar with the...

November 15, 2019 12:13 pm

Google Backs IoT Security Startup Armis

CTech - Google has invested several million dollars in IoT security company Armis Inc., one person familiar with the matter said to Calcalist on condition...

November 14, 2019 11:09 am

Google Backs Israeli IoT Security Startup Armis

CTech - Google has invested several million dollars in IoT security company Armis, one person familiar with the matter said to Calcalist on condition of...

November 11, 2019 11:25 am

Amazon Launches Operations in Hebrew on Chinese Singles Day

CTech - E-commerce giant Amazon officially launched its service in Hebrew on Monday, choosing the same date as Chinese Singles Day, a shopping holiday similar...

November 5, 2019 11:49 am

Israeli Anti-Fraud Startup Riskified Raises $165 Million

CTech - Tel Aviv-based online payments fraud prevention startup Riskified has completed a $165 million funding round, the company announced Tuesday. The round was led...

November 4, 2019 1:30 pm

Deutsche Telekom, Israeli Online Insurer Lemonade Battle Over the Color Pink

CTech - Frankfurt-listed telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom and Israeli online insurance company Lemonade are engulfed in a months-long legal battle over the color pink. On...


Roy Nissany Becomes Israel’s First Formula One Driver - Roy Nissany will become the official test driver for the Williams Group, making him Israel’s very first Formula...

Eyewitness to Horror: New York Museum Opens Exhibit of Art by Holocaust Victims

Michael Morris, a curator at New York's Museum of Jewish Heritage, was trying...


From Harlem to Tel Aviv: Aulcie Perry’s Basketball Journey

Legendary basketball player Aulcie Perry’s life has been remarkable on and off the court.  This African-American athlete’s life changed dramatically after...

Kids in the Kitchen Light Up Hanukkah - Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is one of those holidays that takes over everything. The pantry overflows with...

Give It Up for the (Israeli) Kids: Hanukkah and Charity Drives - The staff and volunteers at Yad Ezra V’Shulamit’s children’s center in Jerusalem began noticing that one little girl...


Former Trump Aides Head Back to the US as Netanyahu Kicks Off Likud Campaig... - Former Trump campaign aides Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie have left Israel after a month of working on...


Construction Begins for Israel’s Pavilion at Expo 2020 World Fair in Duba... - Construction is underway for Israel’s pavilion at the Expo 2020 world fair in Dubai, the Foreign Ministry revealed on Monday. The...

Middle East

Iran Seeks Help Reading Downed Plane’s Black Boxes in New Standoff

Iran said it had asked the US and French authorities for equipment to download information from black boxes on a downed Ukrainian airliner, potentially angering countries which want the recorders...

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