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ARTICLES BY: Meir Orbach / CTech

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...

November 3, 2019 10:47 am

Proofpoint to Acquire Israeli-Founded Cybersecurity Company ObserveIT for $225 Million

CTech - Nasdaq-listed cybersecurity company Proofpoint announced on Sunday a definitive agreement to acquire internal threat management company ObserveIT for $225 million. The deal is expected...

October 30, 2019 11:19 am

Israeli Library Management Company Ex Libris Seals 10 Million Euro Deal With German Academic Consortium

CTech - Jerusalem-based library management company Ex Libris announced Wednesday it has signed a deal valued at over 10 million euros (approximately $11.12 million) with...

October 28, 2019 12:11 pm

Jaguar-Land Rover Partners With Israeli Car Fleet Management Startup Fleetonomy

CTech - Tel Aviv-based car fleet management startup Fleetonomy has signed a collaboration agreement with Jaguar-Land Rover and its investment arm InMotion Ventures, the company...

October 24, 2019 10:42 am

American Express Backs Israeli Natural Language Startup

CTech - American Express Ventures has backed natural language startup, bringing the company’s current funding round to $3.5 million, the company announced Wednesday. The...

October 4, 2019 10:01 am

To Reach Unicorn Status, Some Companies Make Great Compromises, Says Oren Zeev

CTech - Israeli-expat angel investor Oren Zeev has a rather simple investment strategy. “If I believe in a company I’m going to go all the...

October 3, 2019 10:17 am

Merged Israeli Companies Taboola and Outbrain Wants to Take on Facebook and Google

CTech - Israeli companies and Outbrain started their merger negotiations in March, but the real breakthrough happened in October, Outbrain co-CEO David Kostman told Calcalist...

October 2, 2019 11:13 am

Salesforce Completes $1.35 Billion Acquisition of Israeli-Founded Clicksoftware

CTech - has completed its $1.35 billion acquisition of Israeli workforce management software company Clicksoftware Technologies, the former announced Wednesday. The company first announced...


Comedian Chelsea Handler Talks About Embracing Jewish Faith When Growing Up

Comedian Chelsea Handler opened up recently about discovering her mother was not Jewish...

New Film Explores the ‘Virus’ of Global Antisemitism

Why has the virus of antisemitism endured so long and spread so far? "It is because of its power to...


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...


As Antisemitism Rises in the Netherlands, Dutch Jews Fear Skepticism, Lack ...

The reluctance of Jews in the Netherlands to report antisemitic attacks to the authorities out of skepticism that they will...


New Research Aims to Uncover Ancient Shipwrecks Off Israel’s Coast

A new three-year marine archaeology project will seek to explore Israel’s coasts, including ancient shipwrecks and submerged villages, aiming to find clues to the history of the last 11,000 years...

Middle East

Iran Won’t Hand Over ‘Damaged’ Black Box of Ukraine Plane...

The black box of a Ukrainian passenger plane accidentally shot down over Iran last month is damaged but Iran will...

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