What Crisis? Three Israeli venture funds raise $250 million

Venture capital in Hebrew literally translates to “danger capital”. However, many Israeli entrepreneurs will tell you, that Israeli VC funds do all but taking risks. Despite the wealth of startups, Israel typically has a lower volume of deals. In the… Continue Reading

12 Israeli Startups To Compete At The IVA Finals

On May 19-20, Globes, DEMO and Red Herring will be holding a startup competition at the Israel Venture Association (IVA) conference. Each startup will have six minutes to present and the winner will receive automatic entry as a finalist at… Continue Reading

Modu, Dov Moran’s mysterious mobile startup unveils modular cell phone jackets

There was little known about Dov Moran’s start up Modu when I covered¬†¬†it’s appearance at CES 2008 last month. At the time, speculations¬†alluded to a mobile technology that allows users to transform electronics into mobile phones, or visa versa give… Continue Reading

Overview: 16 Israeli companies at CES 2008 this week

Over 20,000 new gadgets and technologies will be unveiled at CES in Las Vegas starting tomorrow, and over 2,700 companies will present over the course of the following four days. The International CES conference is produced by the Consumer Electronics… Continue Reading