Business technology news and views. A look at Israel's hottest new technology trends, startup innovation and entrepreneurship.
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Swapp is a company that uses a single AI platform that it developed in order to help construction companies and real estate developers to easily develop their construction plans and their budget.
"NYPA's collaboration with Israeli technology companies will yield mutual benefit by introducing new solutions for commercial usage in large scale electric utilities."
Known as the Start-up Nation, Israel has proven to be one of the most advanced countries in the field of machine-learning.
The best way to see the effect of a certain piece of furniture in one’s home environment is to experience its physical presence.
The hackathon was held online due to COVID-19 restrictions.
As we enter the third decade of the 21st century, humanity is facing two major challenges: the COVID-19 pandemic and the ravages caused by global warming.
Ramat Gan is the first municipality to allow for the integration of residential apartments in office complexes
A long-term vision allows us to aim high, get inspired and dream big. When considering a long-term strategy, a look at China can provide an interesting prospective of a long-term vision.
Meet the students who received an opportunity to change their narrative, and took the leap
Many business owners and professionals are now reluctant to accept checks
The pandemic has highlighted economic, as well as demographic, differences in Israel
Chevron Chairman and CEO Michael Wirth welcomed the deal, saying he expected "strong financial benefits" for both parties.
Wood is a very versatile material. It is used to produce beautiful furniture and works of art. Mahogany furniture fetches premium prices, and many works of art are made of wood.
Users can answer calls and text messages, find the best route, and change music choices all with the flick of a thumb while keeping their eyes on the road.
In the COVID-19 innovation report, Israel ranked as the second-most innovative country in the world, after the US.
Israeli startups are facing many challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they are also trying to create new opportunities.
The most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help. – Ronald Reagan
His transatlantic practice sidelined by the pandemic, a MD from Modi’in reinvents himself by spreading Holy Butter.
One Israeli company has recognized such a need by creating the world’s first request-based service engine.
The Avraham Rubinstein building firm is expanding its office tower activity and establishing the Tou-Towers project, two office towers at the Yitzhak Sadeh complex.
‘From the rockets to corona, I’m not going to let the noise get in the way of what we want to accomplish.’ A conversation with entrepreneur, wine maker and Zionist, Elie Wurtman.
Credit Suisse is present in 50 countries and is one of the global leaders in wealth management, with strong investment banking capabilities.
Tel Aviv and Jerusalem high-tech hubs propel Israel's global standing
“This news from the ICA that Boeing helped strengthen the Israeli aerospace sector by US$1 billion in just three years is impressive but not surprising,” said Maria Laine, Boeing vice president.
For many reasons, women have always been the most affected by any crisis in the Strip.
Check sizes have gone up in early-stage deals and have gone down in later-stage deals.
“The COVID-19 taught us that digital is no longer optional”, said Tal Daskal, CEO and Founder of Easysend.
Spot currently employs more than 180 staff across five offices in Tel Aviv, San Francisco, New York, Washington DC and London, and raised $53m. in funding prior to the acquisition
"Doing business online is the bridge for American small businesses through this crisis and into the next decade," said John Caplan, Alibaba.com president of North America and Europe.
"Our goal is to enable every student at Haifa University to understand and reach their potential," said University of Haifa rector Prof. Gustavo Mesch.
Yaniv Biton, founder of foreign banking credit company Michman Credit for Businesses, and accountant Doron Sapir signed a partnership agreement recently.
“When you get hit by a coronavirus crisis, you either panic or fear or you decide to turn this into an opportunity,” Jerusalem-based Natalie Garson explained.
Rescue package negotiations between Israel's flagship carrier El Al and the Finance Ministry are still ongoing after more than six weeks of talks and repeated warnings of imminent collapse.
Concrete is regarded as an important basic building material. It is used for practical purposes such as creating strong, enduring exteriors, reinforcing girders, and solidifying structures.
The program will focus on a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas of practice to develop breakthrough technologies, including cancer, lung disease, and cardiovascular disease.
Professionals will share their expertise on a wide range of topics inlcuding cyber security, combating hate crime,and ground-breaking technologies.
How much they leaned on his information, and how much it contributed to their efforts, we’ll probably never know.
The mobility start-up first established a permanent presence in Israel with the acquisition of Tel Aviv-based mobile payment platform CodiPark in May 2018.
Everyone knows that the Galilee and the Negev should be Israel's economic growth engines in the coming years
Today, a virtual design dream can become a concrete reality. With Corian and state-of-the-art technology, it is possible to create practically anything -- any design, motif or object.
Elbit Systems HyDrop solution enables, for the first time, continuous operations “to fight fires 24/7 and especially during the night.”
The company says it will “accelerate its growth into the specialty drug market”
"We see a lot of convergence. We are looking at companies together with pharma companies, and examining companies together with some of the tech companies."
The tourist industry is very important to the local economy. It is a very vibrant, fast-growing industry. The number of tourists coming to Israel has been increasing rapidly over the past years.
If you are planning to build a new home or to renovate an existing one, consider using plasterboard products.
Shashua and Aviram's previous start-up, Mobileye, claimed the title for largest Israeli IPO ever, and in August 2017, Intel acquired Mobileye for an unprecedented valuation of approximately $15.3B
Two 15-year-old Israelis developed an app that would allow any Android supporting system that operates online to alert when a rocket alarm goes off in real time.
“Ashoka exists to help people find their inner changemaker,” she told me. I quickly learned that is not an empty phrase.
Israel is considered a hot country; it is generally very warm most of the year.
Never make predictions, especially about the future. – Casey Stengel
When it comes to managing long-term finances - from pensions to insurance and investment - every percent counts.
In the not so distant past, people used to say that money makes the world go round.
"On their journey to cloud transformation, organizations require a new security paradigm to protect against 5th and 6th generation of cyber attacks."
On Monday, the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) announced that the ILAB Group had won a competitive tender to develop technological innovation in the city.
Lumenis develops minimally invasive clinical devices for the aesthetic, surgical and ophthalmology specialties.
The award, established by the Abba Eban Institute for International Diplomacy at the IDC Herzliya, will be presented at the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference on Thursday, November 21 in Jerusalem.
Self-driving cars, or autonomous vehicles (AVs), connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs), driverless cars, robo-cars or robotic cars, appear to be the upcoming thing.
“The future belongs to the bold who are implementing game-changing technologies,” said Minoru Murata, executive vice president, regional CEO and CTO of Toyota Tsusho.
"Wealth" is defined by the annual report as the value of financial assets plus real assets – particularly housing – owned by households, minus their debt.
Additional investors include New York-based MetaProp Ventures, American-Israeli Ground Up Ventures and California-headquartered 500 Startups.
"There are a lot of ways that blockchain technology can make our lives better, and make things easier to do,” says Joel S. Telpner.
Understanding our short-comings is just step one to self-improvement.
Idit CEO Ran Katzman said, “We see great value in helping disadvantaged populations, and we are pleased and we thank Rafael for joining in on this important project.”
The founders of Israeli tech companies dream of their shares being acquired at a big gain by a multinational on which they pay tax.
When it comes to patient care, technology is already changing so many aspects of the healthcare world, but one device has gone unnoticed and un-disrupted by technology.
John drove on his car. They ride in the bus. For someone who does not speak English perfectly, the first two sentences might seem just fine.
The first season of TechTalk will highlight over fifty cutting-edge Israeli companies, showcasing revolutionary technological innovations, from flying taxis to robots for the elderly.
The forecasts presented at the Conference in recent years have proven their success.
Trigo uses artificial intelligence and computer vision technologies to eliminate the need for checkouts and product scanning.
The We Company had originally planned to go public with an all-male seven-member board, a practice major investors frown upon, saying more diverse boards make better decisions.
There are many reasons for this discrepancy, and the solution is not for the government to increase Bituach Leumi benefits substantially.
Leading carmakers realize Tel Aviv’s mobility tech hub is here to stay
MDGo's latest innovation is proving to be a big help in every way from medical imaging, to drug discovery, to medication management, and even robotic surgery.
New FATF pronouncement shakes up the cryptocurrency market
In life, you can blame a lot of people and wallow in self-pity, or you can pick yourself up and say, ‘Listen, I have to be responsible for myself.’” – Howard Schultz
"This country is not just deeply meaningful for me, but also for Facebook," said Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, who briefly lived in Israel as a young child.
The hub will seek to strengthen the relationship between Israel's civilian and defense markets.
The amount passengers spent on trips rose 20% while the amount Uber kept after paying its drivers increased just 4%.
Tel Aviv University is busy breaking down barriers between faculties that previously enjoyed little interaction.
"[The low-wage group] works overtime as a result of economic constraints," Endeweld wrote.
Israel is in a much better position than most countries around the world.
The case was a general class action alleging the ITA lacked authority to go back more than 10 years according to criminal rules in the Income Tax Ordinance.
‘We intend to use this funding round to continue our growth, to build our sales force and perhaps open more offices in the US and Europe.’
In the second quarter, VC-backed deals notched a record $1.81 billion in 73 deals, accounting for 78% of the total amount raised in the quarter.