Innovation & Tech

din800- Israeli cyber security company Siemplify raises $4m

By: Globes correspondent Siemplify’s platform uses the same advanced cyber security methodologies as leading military intelligence organizations. Israeli cyber security startup Siemplify has raised $4 million. The investors include 83North Venture Capital (formerly Greylock IL) and angel investors David Strohm (Partner, Greylock Partners), Alex Pinchev (Rackspace president Global Sales and Marketing), Alex Daly, (former ArcSight […]

February 22, 2016
maxresdefault Parking garage from Mission Impossible 4 is now in Israel

By: David Shamah, Times of Israel Two minutes to store your car, two minutes to get your car back, without any human interaction. That’s something we can get on board with! If you’ve seen Mission Impossible 4: Ghost Protocol, you already know that parking garages are now being created to be machine-operated (with no human contact) […]

February 11, 2016
2D893E1900000578-3278134-image-a-33_1445183844339 Oxford University Press teams up with Israeli educational-tech startups

The collaboration with startups Total Boox, Tiny Tap, and Kidoz will focus on digitizing books and making them accessible through new technological formats. We all know that it’s easier to read from a tangible book rather than staring at a digital screen for hours on end. But it’s even more frustrating when a library doesn’t have […]

February 9, 2016
TEDxTAU TEDx comes to Tel Aviv University

Famous actor Chaim Topol, former education minister Shai Piron, ‘God Particle’ scientist Prof. Eilam Gross conductor Roni Porat and many others will speak at TEDx in Tel Aviv on February 15. Want to see the “Fiddler on the Roof” himself, Chaim Topol, former Education Minister Shai Piron, CERN particle physicist Professor Eilam Gross and many […]

February 9, 2016
Israel-from-Space Israel to become official member of UN Committee on Space Affairs

Israel’s experts in the field will be able to participate in subcommittees and in innovative projects. The UN Office of Space Affairs (UNOOSA) has invited the Israel Space Agency to cooperate on civilian space matters, the Science, Technology and Space Ministry announced on Wednesday. Read more at JPost.  

February 5, 2016
Beyonce-Coldplay-Hymn-For-The-Weekend-Portal-da-Musica-Nova Coldplay and Beyonce’s New Hit Music Video Visuals Are Made in Israel

The clip ‘Hymn for the Weekend,’ which attracted 18 million views in two days, features visual design by Yaron Yashinski Studio of Tel Aviv. While the filming of this music video was in Mumbai, India, the design, animation and additional visual elements were done in Israel. Coldplay and Beyonce have been announced as performers at […]

February 3, 2016