By Miranda DiPaolo
Meet The Israeli Company That Wants To Top Your Pizza, Iced Coffee, And Popcorn With Cannabis
Cannibble has created 100 CBD-infused dry instant-mix powders that the consumer can use to make drinks, shakes, toppings, spices, and desserts.
August 12, 2019
Tel Aviv Launches New App To Track Conditions For Its 13 City Beaches
The app also allows users to rent beach gear through their smartphone.
July 24, 2019
Israeli Scientists Find Key Link Between Fat Cells, Lethal Melanoma
Researchers at Tel Aviv University, the Wolfson Medical Center, and the Tel Aviv Medical Center show how proteins from fat cells communicate with melanoma cells, stimulating their growth.
July 24, 2019
Israeli Medical Device Startup Filterlex Raises $3M For Its Embolic Protection Device
Filterlex Medical, an Israeli startup developing a next-generation embolic protection device, announced last week they have completed a Series funding round raising a total of $3 million in capital. The Yokneam-based company has developed the Captis embolic protection device that reduces the risk of stroke and other complications during catheter-based structural heart procedures. Captis has […]
July 22, 2019
Annual Electronic Music Festival BPM Comes To Tel Aviv This September
Israel is known for its stellar DJs, including famous names like Offer Nissim and DJ Skazi, who have international reputations for their quality beats. Now the country will get to enjoy a new crop of local DJs as the BPM Festival, the annual electronic music celebration that originated in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, comes to […]
July 18, 2019
Yandex Expands Data Science Academic Program In Israel
Y-DATA debuted at Tel Aviv University last year and will be taught at Ben-Gurion University in of the Negev this coming academic year.
July 17, 2019
Israeli Startups Investor YL Ventures Closes 4th Fund At $120M
YL Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in Israeli cybersecurity startups. autonomous vehicles, and enterprise software, announced last week that it had closed its fourth fund at $120 million, bringing the firm’s total capital to $260 million. The newest funding round, headed by Silicon Valley-based managing partner Yoav Andrew Leitersdorf, was closed with a combination […]
July 15, 2019
Tel Aviv Museum Of Art To Open 1st Of Its Kind Climate Change Exhibition
A new exhibition opening on Thursday at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art is the first of its kind in the world “to address the issue of climate change from the perspective of cities as tools for instigating change,” a statement from the museum said. The new exhibition, entitled Solar Guerrilla: Constructive Responses to Climate […]
July 14, 2019
Mobile Marketing Firm AppLovin Acquires Israel’s SafeDK For App Brand Safety
Founded in 2014, SafeDK offers an infrastructure solution that improves app security, stability, and service by monitoring and controlling integrated 3rd party tools.
July 11, 2019
Israeli Rescue Tech Saves Lives With Just A Tap – Or Shake – Of A Cell Phone
SayVu Technologies was conceived in Israel in the wake of the 2014 kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers.
July 10, 2019
US-Israel Foundation To Invest $8.2M In 9 New Joint Projects
The Israel-US Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced this week that it will invest $8.2 million in nine joint projects between American and Israeli companies in a number of fields including precision agriculture, irrigation, genomic data interpretation, and drug development. The Israel-based foundation, which promotes collaborations between US and Israeli companies, has invested […]
July 07, 2019
Exabeam Buys Cloud Security Startup SkyFormation, Opens New Israel Office
US smart security information and event management (SIEM) company Exabeam has acquired Israeli cloud security startup SkyFormation, the California-based company announced Tuesday. The acquisition, Exabeam’s first, will allow the cybersecurity firm to establish an office in Israel, provide access to local talent, and help more companies move their businesses and security to the cloud, Exabeam […]
July 03, 2019
Israeli Scientists Unveil World’s 1st Genetic System For Pre-Natal Gender Selection In Mammals
Researchers at Tel Aviv University provide a first proof-of-concept that demonstrates genetic sex selection, a discovery that could significantly impact the agriculture industry.
July 01, 2019
Check Point Co-Founder Leads $27M Round In Israeli AI Chip Startup NeuroBlade
Intel Capital joined the funding round as a new investor.
June 27, 2019
Urban Renewal Startup Venn Raises $40M To Reinvent Community Living
Founded in 2016 Venn says it creates urban revitalization by managing homes, creating shared spaces, and supporting local businesses and initiatives for community engagement.
June 26, 2019