Innovation & Tech

EatWith A night with Eatwith

An Israeli start-up is making a name for itself in Tel Aviv as the facilitator for talented chefs to host meals in their homes on a par with the best restaurants. Israeli start-up Eatwith is making quite a name for itself in Tel Aviv, as the facilitator for talented chefs to host meals in their […]

July 22, 2015
Microsoft Israel Microsoft to acquire Israeli start-up Adallom for $320m

By David Shamah, Times of Israel Purchase of Tel Aviv-based cloud security firm will net the software giant a local cyber-security HQ, report says Microsoft is set to acquire Israeli cloud security firm Adallom, making it the company’s tenth outright acquisition in Israel, reports said Monday. According to the Hebrew-language business daily Calcalist, the deal […]

July 20, 2015
Weizmann Weizmann Institute of Science ranked 10th in the world for research quality

Since 2010, ranking rose impressively from 19th place. Rehovot’s Weizmann Institute of Science has been ranked 10th in an international ranking of research institutions and universities and is the only one of the top 10 to be located outside the US.  The ranking is conducted by the Center for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) of […]

July 20, 2015
Yoav-Hoshen-635x357 Israeli start-ups cook up better food tech in ‘The Kitchen’

Luke Tress, Times of Israel New incubator, supported by the Strauss Group, looks to help firms develop better tasting, more nutritious diets Food technology – using high-tech tools and methods to make a better meal – has taken off in recent years, and a new incubator, called The Kitchen, seeks to bring out the best […]

July 16, 2015
Untitled-1 Ashton Kutcher uses Israeli app Houzz to remodel house

By Viva Sarah Press, ISRAEL21C Hollywood actor stars in documentary for online design site to remodel his childhood home as a gift for his mother. Ashton Kutcher has upped his role from an investor in online home design website, Houzz, to being the new face of the Israeli-created company. The 37-year-old Kutcher can now be […]

July 15, 2015
snap-get-app Your favorite new shoe in a click

By Viva Sarah Press, Israel21C ‘The problem is that there’s no way of converting what you see and what you like to what you can get. And with SnapGet, we can do that.’ If the $4,595 Jimmy Choo Cinderella slipper – recently added to shoe boutiques to coincide with the real-life Disney version of the […]

July 15, 2015