Israel’s Gett Terminates SPAC Merger, Exits Russian Market
Israeli ride-hailing service Gett says it is canceling the SPAC merger 'as a result of current market conditions.'
March 13, 2022
Israel’s Gett To Go Public With SPAC Merger At $1B Valuation
Israel-based ride-hailing startup Gett will merge with SPAC company Rosecliff Acquisition I to go public on the NASDAQ.
November 15, 2021
Billion-Dollar Ideas: Of 30 Israeli-Founded Unicorns, 12 Joined The Club In 2019
Companies founded by Israelis and valued at $1 billion or over nearly doubled this year.
December 25, 2019
Gett To Shut Down Juno, Collaborate With Lyft For Corporate Clientele
Gett said that with the new partnership with Lyft, its corporate customers traveling in the US will be able to request rides through the app and be matched with a driver on the Lyft network.
November 18, 2019
Travel Tips: A Definitive List Of Must-Have Apps for Visitors To Israel
There are a few handy tools to help ensure an easier way to get around and make the most of any trip to Israel.
July 08, 2019
Israel’s Gett Said Looking For Buyer In Effort To Compete With Ride-Sharing Rivals
The taxi and ride-sharing company, founded in Israel in 2010, is courting potential strategic partners to head off competition from Uber and Lyft in the US.
November 18, 2018
As Apple Hits $1 Trillion Value, Here Are 10 Amazing, Israeli-Made iPhone Apps
Some of the most highly rated apps on iOS were developed in Israel, including Waze, Moovit, Fooducate, World Series of Poker, and Facetune.
August 08, 2018
This Foldable Electric Vehicle Is The Future Of Urban Driving
Israeli automotive startup City Transformer has developed the world's first vehicle to fold and change its width in order to adjust to city traffic and parking.
July 26, 2018
Israeli Unicorns: These 18 Companies Are Valued At Over $1B
TechAviv's Yaron Samid recently compiled a list of startups and firms founded in Israel or by Israelis to 'show Israel’s transformation from a 'start-up nation' to a 'scale-up nation.'
June 14, 2018
Gett Raises $80M In Funding Round Led by Volkswagen
The new round brings the company's valuation at $1.4 billion
June 07, 2018
Confirmed: Gett Buying Juno For $200M
April 27, 2017 | Gett, the Israeli taxi haling app has confirmed it is acquiring ridesharing app Juno. No financial details were disclosed but Gett (formerly GetTaxi) founder and CEO David Waiser told “Techcrunch” that the price of the deal is $200 million, although he did not say whether the payment would be in cash or […]
April 27, 2017
Gett Reportedly Seeking To Buy Juno for $250M
April 26, 2017 | Israeli taxi haling app Gett is in advanced talks to buy ridesharing app Juno for $250 million, “Techcrunch” reports, according to multiple sources. Both companies declined to respond. Juno was founded in New York in 2016 by the Israeli founder of messaging app Viber, CEO Talmon Marco, which was sold to […]
April 26, 2017
Tel Aviv University In Top Ten List For Most Billion-Dollar Startup Founders
At No. 8, TAU is ranked above Ivy League schools like Cornell. Overall, Israel has more unicorns per-capita than any country in the world.
February 07, 2017