Innovation & Tech

This Smart Pen Lets You Answer Calls And Send Texts Without Ever Looking At Your Phone

By Maya Yarowsky, NoCamels That pen you carry around in your pocket can be really useful, if you have a piece of paper handy or like scratching out notes on your hand. It’s about to get a whole lot more useful with the introduction of Phree, a smart mobile input pen that allows you to […]

May 21, 2015
Sugar Israeli startup to make sugar taste twice as sweet

Good news for health-conscious individuals with a sweet tooth: DouxMatok says its technology will allow for a reduction of 30-60% of sugar in a product, with no effect on taste. Local greentech startup DouxMatok says it will revolutionize how manufacturers and consumers worldwide use sugar. “DouxMatok’s technology will allow for a reduction of 30-60% of […]

May 19, 2015
citipricence-635x357 MasterCard to hold its first FinTech Euro-hackathon in Israel

By David Shamah, Times of Israel The international finance firm has already uncovered several promising Israeli start-ups — including one with a $20-million exit Over the past several years, MasterCard has sponsored a series of financial technology events and contests in Israel, looking for top technology to enroll in its Start Path accelerator in Ireland. […]

May 15, 2015
tel-aviv 10 Israeli Culture Startups That Will Make You Want to Visit The Silicon Wadi

By Melanie Amini, The Culture Trip Tel Aviv is known around the world for its startup culture, coming in second for most startups after Silicon Valley. This feat is especially impressive, considering Israel’s size and age compared to the rest of the world. Startups range from high tech, to education, to culture, and everything in […]

May 15, 2015
The-Internet-of-Things Internet of Things will be a backbone of Israeli tech, says expert

By David Shamah, Times of Israel Israel is well-positioned to become an important center of IoT development, says Shlomo Gradman The “Internet of Things” (IoT) has set the tech world abuzz as the new Next Big Thing, and everyone – from the software developers to the user interface designers – is rushing to claim their […]

May 14, 2015
Heidi Klum Is The Next Celebrity Making A Career Change In New Wix Campaign

By Jeff Beer, Co.Create Web services brand continues its Super Bowl theme of weirdly awesome celebrity small business ideas. During the Super Bowl, many consumers met web services brand Wix for the first time. To get its message about helping small business owners build a professional web presence across loud and clear, the brand enlisted […]

May 13, 2015