Innovation & Tech

cropped2-635x357 Israeli Startups Head to Japan for Investor Roadshow

Israeli startups HeraMed, which makes a home fetal-monitoring system and Power Tags, which has created disposable wearable devices to allow real-time tracking of people and assets, are among the companies that will be pitching their technologies to Japanese customers and investors this week. A delegation of 11 Israeli companies from the field of the Internet […]

July 8, 2016
bmw-cropped-635x357 Israeli Company Joins Intel and BMW to Develop Driverless Cars

BMW, Intel and Israel’s Mobileye said on Friday they will collaborate to make “self-driving vehicles a reality and available for production by 2021.” The path to the driverless car is “complex and will require solutions that integrate intelligence across the network, from door locks to the data center,” the three companies said at a joint […]

July 5, 2016
earphones_by_muttbutt-d4fki5m Israeli Start-up’s Headphones Adapt to People’s Unique Earprints

Danny Aronson, a classically trained composer, and his San Francisco-based technologist friend Ofer Raz, with backing from the First- Time fund, which is a part of TheTime group, decided to build a headphone that could adapt to any person’s unique “earprint,” or audiogram. The headphones, painted a striking white for the right side and black for […]

July 4, 2016
PM-Netanyahu-meets-with-Italian-PM-Renzi Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets with Italian PM Renzi

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Monday, 27 June 2016), in Rome, met with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, after being welcomed with an honor guard and the national anthems of both countries. Prime Minister Netanyahu and his Italian counterpart agreed on the continued strengthening of bilateral cooperation in the security, economic and cyber spheres. They […]

June 28, 2016
logo+tagline_transparent_bg-2 Israel’s Tech Company Ranked Sixth Smartest Firm in the World

Israeli technology company Mobileye was ranked among the world’s six smartest companies by MIT Magazine. Another Israeli company, IDE Technologies owned by Delek and ICL, also made the list of the year’s top 50 companies that combine innovative technology with an efficient business model. Mobileye, whose product helps people drive safely, for instance providing warnings […]

June 27, 2016
Flag-Pins-Ethiopia-Israel Ethiopia and Israel to Broaden Areas of Cooperation

The Ethiopia-Israel consultative meeting is said to be important to navigate ‘inexhaustible’ potential areas for cooperation between Ethiopia and Israel. The two countries held a joint consultative meeting in Addis Ababa, ahead of the planned high-level visit between both countries next month. Ethiopia’s Ambassador to Israel Hilawe Yosef said that the consultative meeting focuses on […]

June 27, 2016