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Israel Trade & Economic Office

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World Cup Screened to Living Rooms Thanks to Israeli Technology LiveU

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Soccer fans are seeing their sport’s biggest event via hundreds of mini-broadcast units deployed by the Israeli start-up “LiveU”. LiveU, an Israeli start-up, is delivering television-quality video of World Cup coverage via cellular connections to broadcast centers
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IBM Is Establishing its First Ever Start-Up Accelerator….In Israel

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A  new accelerator, the IBM Alpha Zone, is set to begin in July, making it the tech giant’s first accelerator in the world and first attempt to take full advantage of the Start-Up Nation’s start-ups,
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What Are the Hottest Privately Held Israeli Companies?

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Ten Israeli companies — Checkmarx, Magisto, Feedvisor, ThetaRay, B.I.S. Advanced Software, Extreme Reality, justAd, MassiveImpact, Pontis and Safer Place — have been selected as winners of the prestigious 2014 Red
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‘Start-up’ Microsoft sees Israel as an inspiration

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Microsoft is turning to the start-up nation for inspiration in reinventing itself as a start-up, according to the company’s local research and development chief, and as reported in the Times of Israel.  “In the
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Israel’s internet and security companies present a series of impressive exits

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The past month has seen Israeli start-ups active in the internet and security arenas post some very successful exits.  TechCrunch has covered a number of these recent developments: Perhaps the biggest news of the
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4 Israeli apps competing in MWC Barcelona

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MWC Barcelona is coming up quickly next week, and as YnetNews reported, 4 Israeli apps are competing in the prestigious Global Mobile Awards competition. Nagivation app develope Waze is in
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“A big day for Israeli hi-tech” – Intucell acquired by Cisco for $475M

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“A big day for Israeli hi-tech” – Intucell acquired by Cisco for $475M

“Today is also a big day for the Israeli startup scene, which will gain even more respect for developing cutting edge technologies applicable to companies around the world,” reported Josh Constine in TechCrunch. Israel Trade & Economic Office, Embassy of Israel

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Microsoft to Sign Cooperative Deal with Israel for Internet Cloud Tech

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According to The Jerusalem Post,  Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz met with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer in Jerusalem to discuss strategic partnership to promote technology, namely Internet Cloud Technology. Microsoft has been busy with its
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Why Israel is a hotbed for flash storage innovation

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ComputerWorld recently covered Israel’s world leading technologies for flash storage.  International conglomerates are scouting Israeli companies for the next breakthrough technology, as evidenced by EMC’s recent acquisition of XtremeIO. According to
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Digital Adertising Technologies from Israel Catching On

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Israel is taking the lead in technologies aimed at digital advertising–generally known as advertising seen on the internet or mobile devices as opposed to television ads.  Companies like Kenshoo and Outbrain
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