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Gigya's founders Rooly Eliezerov, left, Eran Kutner and Eyal Magan

Israeli Firm Gigya Bought by Software Giant SAP

  SAP, Europe’s biggest software firm and the world’s fourth biggest, has agreed to pay over $350 million in cash for Israel’s Gigya, TheMarker has learned. The final details will be completed and made public
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WATECH 2017 and TV Formats 2017

Conferences from the Water and Television Sectors in Tel Aviv this September

From September 12 to 14, Tel Aviv will be filled with professionals from both the Water and Television industries attending the following conferences in their respective fields: TV Formats Conference “Israeli television formats have
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Israeli cloud solutions GigaSpaces raises $20m

Israeli cloud solutions company GigaSpaces Technologies Inc. has raised over $20 million in a new financing round. The investment was led by Claridge Israel (CI), a partnership between Claridge Inc., the Stephen R. Bronfman Family
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A Decade of Innovation and Collaboration Between Israel and Ontario, Canada

Extending Successful Agreement to Increase Economic Growth Israel and the province of Ontario, Canada are extending a Memorandum of Understanding with another $3 million each to support collaboration projects between Israel- and Ontario-based companies. The
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BlackBerry Acquires WatchDox for $150 Million to Bolster Products, Open R&D Centre in Israel

BlackBerry today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire WatchDox. The transaction, estimated to be worth up to $150 million by third-party reports, will see BlackBerry launch a research and
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Apple Buys Israeli Camera-Technology Company LinX (Francais suit)

Apple Inc. has acquired Israeli camera-technology company LinX Computational Imaging Ltd. Apple confirmed the acquisition with its standard statement when it has bought a company. “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time and
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Mobile? Go Global!

Israeli Mobile Technology Talks the Talk by Going Global From the Get-Go When it comes to breaking into today’s mobile market, it’s crucial to think global from the get go. Take Samsung, LG, and other
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Google, Watch Out! The “Google Glass” Is About to Face Some Competition By 2 Israeli Rivals

Lumus” and “Opgal“, two cutting-edge Israeli optics companies, have collaborated to develop a Google Glass-style night-vision display system:  something completely different.   Leveraging their superior technologies, Lumus, which manufactures personal displays for the eye, and
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Israel’s StoreDot Can Charge Your Smartphone In 30 Seconds

On average, it usually takes about 2-3 hours to charge a smartphone from completely drained to 100%. Because so many of us are constantly on the go and rely so heavily on our phones throughout
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Israeli App Wins Best Social App At SXSW

Israeli App Wins Best Social App At SXSW Israeli startups are continuing to nab major prizes at the world’s biggest tech conferences. NoCamels reported that, following Wibbitz and
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