Kibo scores deal with soccer star Ronaldo

Ronaldo Kibo scores deal with soccer star Ronaldo

Kibo Mobile Tech, which makes branded touch-screen keyboards for smartphones, most of them tied to sports teams, is launching a Ronaldo Official Keyboard jointly with the soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo. As part of the deal, the soccer star, who plays for Real Madrid, and his agent, Polaris Sports, will split a 2% stake Kibo is […]

February 17, 2015
Panaya India’s Infosys to buy Israeli startup Panaya for $200 million

Acquisition is first for the Bangalore-based provider of information technology services. Infosys, India’s second-largest information technology outsourcing company, said on Monday it would buy the Israeli automation-technology startup Panaya in a $200 million deal, creating the first major presence in Israel by an Indian tech company. Infosys, based on Bangalore, will pay $200 million in […]

February 17, 2015
tim-cook-big Apple CEO Tim Cook to visit Israel this week

The successor to Steve Jobs will open the company’s new R&D center. Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, is due to visit Israel for the first time this week and open the company’s new research-and-development center in Herzilya Pituah, sources said. Apple spokespeople declined to comment on whether Cook would indeed be arriving and opening […]

February 17, 2015
tv Hearing the TV Through Your Smart Phone

No more asking to turn down the volume with this new Israeli gadget! Connecting your headphones to the television is a complicated business: Their wire is not long enough to allow for comfortable watching, and they don’t allow for more than one person at a time to listen to the TV without disturbing others. A […]

February 13, 2015
Myndlift Myndlift: An Israeli app being developed to treat ADHD

Two entrepreneurs from Baqa al-Gharbiya are building an app-based neuro-feedback system for drug-free ADHD treatment. Aziz Kaddan and Anas Abu Mukh were just 19 years old when they first thought of founding their start-up – an app to treat ADHD in children and adults. They are both young, 21 years old, but the fact that […]

February 13, 2015
powermat Israeli company wants to change the paradigm with its wireless charging pad

We won’t have to panic whenever we get the low battery warning on our smartphones much longer, with wireless charging pads coming to a Starbucks near you! Israel’s Powermat technology, which allows wireless charging of phones, has won over Starbucks and is arriving in Israel’s coffee shop; new CEO says the company has global ambitions. […]

February 12, 2015