July 13, 2014 | The Israeli video streaming platform RayV was acquired by Yahoo for an undisclosed amount. Rumors of the sale date back to May of this year, which became official this past Friday. The RayV team will join Yahoo’s Tel Aviv research and development team. Founded in 2005 as a competitor to Joost, RayV specializes in streaming high-quality video to computers and mobile devices. The Israeli startup has raised over $16 million to date.