Innovation & Tech

moovit-cab Israeli Transit App ‘Moovit’ to Give Users More Info for Their Commute

Exponentially growing their base of editors, Moovit is speeding up their delivery of real-time updates, cutting frustration over closures or station changes. The Israel-based transportation app Moovit, which aggregates public transit data for and from its users, helping them to plan the fastest routes to get where they are going, works with commuters to overcome […]

August 15, 2016
Israeli App Making Millions off Old Photos

An Israeli app has managed to near the top of the paid iPhone app list and take in millions of dollars. Photomyne, a startup in Bnei Brak, developed an app to scan old photos from albums and digitalize them for smartphone users. Photomyne was founded a year and a half ago by Nir Tsemah (the […]

August 12, 2016
FeaturedImage_2016-08-05_Israel21c_Moshe_Shoham_Hadas_Ziso Israelis Win International Surgical Robot Competition

Israeli researchers triumphed over 11 other international teams the 2016 Surgical Robotic Challenge in London with their robot for minimally invasive neurosurgery. The robot, intended for the removal of brain tumors of up to six centimeters (2.5 inches) in size, is operated through a small keyhole in the skull using laser irradiation and tumor extraction. The […]

August 11, 2016
IG_Photo_151120_601 Top 10 Reasons to Attend Data Natives Tel Aviv 2016

Are you inspired by data driven technologies? Do you rely on big data analytics to answer difficult business questions? Do you believe in the power of machine learning? Want to take a vacation to Tel Aviv, Israel? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then you will want to join Dataconomy Media at […]

August 10, 2016
BioCatch_Scrollingcropped_Patterns-1-635x357 Israeli Startup Tracks Memory Use to Catch Cybercrooks

The company’s latest product, which is already deployed in a set of tier-one banks and eCommerce customers, “differentiates between good users and criminal users, for situations where there is no historic data about these first time visitors,” said Avi Turgeman, the founder of Tel Aviv based BioCatch, a financial security tech firm. The company has […]

August 9, 2016
Infosys Infosys Invests $4 Million in Israel-Based Startup Cloudyn

Infosys has backed an Israel-based cloud computing startup by picking up a minority stake for $4 million, at a time when chief executive Vishal Sikka is attempting to drive up growth in the company’s traditional outsourcing business, while also balancing futuristic bets on newer areas of technology. Cloudyn, which monitors and optimises cloud deployments of […]

August 9, 2016