Technology
Israel’s core Kaltura team, from left: Leah Belsky, Naama Halevi, Eran Etam, Ron Yekutiel, Shay David and Michal Tsur Shalev.

IBM Israel and Samsung develop software reuse technology

IBM’s Haifa Research Lab at Mount Carmel on the University of Haifa campus.Tired of having to install new software with every new device? So are the world’s electronic manufacturers. With consumer electronics software becoming increasingly complex and new varieties of …

Israel’s Amobee brings in cell phone advertising

“Operators themselves know they can’t charge customers more for service, users are not willing to pay,” Zohar Levkovitz, CEO of Amobee.The stars have aligned — at least in the mobile phone advertising space: A number of basic, but essential conditions …

US investors seek out Israeli high-tech opportunities

‘It’s a credit to Israel’s high-tech reputation that these firms are willing to come,’ David Gitlin, partner at Philadelphia’s WolfBlock law firm.Times may be tough and credit may be short – but according to David Gitlin of Philadelphia’s WolfBlock LLP, …

Better holiday shopping with ViewScore

ViewScore does the hard work of reading the reviews for you and assigns a numerical score to the product so you can quickly decide if it’s right for you.Holiday shopping season has begun, and with pocketbooks worldwide squeezed especially tight …

US and Israel cooperate on new Beersheva tech park

American construction and real estate entrepreneurs know that there are huge business opportunities waiting for them in rapidly expanding countries like Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Beijing. But a founding member of America’s top construction law firm, Robert S. Peckar, from …

Hooking up to Skype via your cell phone

Making life easier for phone service suppliers and their customers: David Guedalia, co-founder and CTO of iSkoot.In these tight financial times, investors and venture capital companies won’t part with even small funding commitments unless they really – but really – …

Israel’s nanosatellite association thinks big [VIDEO]

Israel’s nanosatellite association thinks big [VIDEO]

Meidad Pariente and Raz Tamir of the Israel Nanosatellite Association (INSA) with the InKlajn-1 1:1 model. Photo by Sivan Farag.Israel’s close-knit space community is gearing up for something big – and it’s really small. The Israel Nanosatellite Association (INSA) is …

Google’s Israel Connection

Google admires the Israeli ability to think out of the box: Meir Brand, CEO of Google.Google has made aliyah (immigration to Israel)- and it likes the country so much that it’s opened not one, but two research labs in the …

From online visitor to online purchaser [VIDEO]

EyeView staff with four founders in front row, from left, Gal Barnea (CTO), Oren Harnevo (CEO), Yaniv Nitzan (VP sales), Tal Riesenfeld (VP marketing and business development).”Converting” online visitors into online purchasers is a goal that has long frustrated Internet …