Innovation Technology

Hi-Tech is a comprehensive term that defines all industries that deal with advanced technologies. It primarily refers to technological industries with links to the world of computing, electronics and biotechnology. Israel is advancing Hi-Tech and providing these innovations in the global market for the benefit of healthcare, business and defense.

CEO and founder Eitan Caspi
Smart Funding helps serious entrepreneurs invest in Israel
Orel Shitrit: From troubled teen to successful entrepreneur
My challenging road to becoming an entrepreneur
By OREL SHITRIT
An information analyst works in front of a screen showing a near real-time map tracking cyber threats; California, December 29, 2014
AI needed to vet 100 billion cyber threat items per day
Restart CEO Niv Efron
In honor of IDF Injured Veterans Day, Makers for Heroes does it again
KLIL CHAIRMAN Tzuri Daboosh (from left), Karmiel Mayor Moshe Koninsky, factory director Itamar Ohayon and Klil CEO Fredy Aboukrat lay the cornerstone of the factory.
Klil establishes shutter factory with NIS 20m.
The online Israel Impact Economy Forum attracted more than one thousand interested parties from around the world.  Chairman of Global Steering Group (GSG) Sir Ronald Cohen can be seen at the right corner of the first row.
Business forum aims to continue ‘tech-for-good revolution’
FILE PHOTO: The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 16, 2019
Can an Apple search engine ever compete with Google?
By REUTERS
Writing on a computer keyboard [Illustrative]
Phishing scams increase in Israel and across the globe during holidays
Itzhak Bambagi, CEO - Kramer Electronics
Kramer Signs Gulf-area distribution agreement
InNegev incubator makes first investment in Israeli start-up SightBit
Netevei Ayalon and Waycare are launching a data driven program to gather information dedicated to enhancing traffic safety.
Ayalon Highway partners with start-up to enhance road safety, efficiency
By SARAH BEN-NUN
Las Vegas, NV, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard Isaia Cordinier (28) dribbles against Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kelan Martin (30) during the second half of an NBA Summer League game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Thomas & Mack Center.
Israeli AI sports highlights company expands to Russian market
Group photo (L-R) : Prof. Gideon Grader, Avigail Landman , Prof. Avner Rothschild and Dr. Hen Dotan.
Israeli green energy firm H2PRO wins Shell's New Energy Challenge
Cyber hackers [illustrative]
Ethical hackers help secure companies' clouds from security breaches
Working from home
COVID-19 model 'here to stay,' predicts investor-relations expert
Maariv Business Summit 2020
Maariv Annual Business Summit: Industry leaders look to the future
Founder and CEO Yael Alter, along with VP of Business Development Alon Gozlan receive the news that their start-up, Soos Technologies, has won the $1 million grand prize at the NY-Grow competition.
Israeli chicken sex-change start-up wins $1m prize in NY agri-tech contest
THERE IS one area where I would like to see Israel take a page from the American playbook: legalization of cannabis.
Cannabotech seeks $6m. in Israel's first crowdfunded share insurance
Computer keyboard [illustrative]
Despite coronavirus, Israeli programmer salaries near $10K per month
Eastern Peak founder Alexey Chalimov
'Start-Up Nation' Israel joins forces 'Tech Nation' Ukraine to fly high
Elior Bar
Accelerate Israel calls visionaries to submit solutions for post-COVID age
IDO GOLDBERG, senior vice president at OpenWeb.
How AI could return trust to journalism, healing the rifts in our society
An electronic board displaying market data is seen at the entrance of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, in Tel Aviv, Israel
Israeli energy cell firm GenCell joins Tel Aviv Stock Exchange
Jon Medved, CEO of OurCrowd
Israel’s OurCrowd announces Japan’s ORIX $60 million investment
Facebook symbol
AI that knows hate: Facebook removes offensive posts before users report
Coronavirus & Israeli Tech
IBM Israel hosts virtual summit focused on COVID-19 cryptography, AI
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Serious angel investors recommend Smart Funding
 A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken lifts off during NASA's SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., May 30, 2020.
SpaceX, NASA begin first operational astronaut mission to space
By REUTERS
Trash being unloaded at UBQ Materials.
Israeli start-up that makes 'plastic' from old diapers to supply Mainetti
Mickey Steiner, Head of E.ON operations in Israel
German energy company E.ON acquires Innogy
Baby with headphones 370
Israeli tech company puts music in your ears without headphones or chips
When one wears the Myzone device it serves as a living reminder of the importance of maintaining social distance.
Sayeret Matkal alumni, Ichilov experts make 'Mobileye of social distance'
A musician plays a trombone during the first day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana April 25, 2014.
Israeli researchers create AI capable of writing personalized jazz solos
Real estate market
Converting offices to residential can help solve real estate crisis
Coronavirus & Israeli Tech
Start-Up Nation: Israel spends most money in the world on R&D - WEF
Money
Global Legal Insights: What’s your company’s five-year plan?
A salmon attempts to leap rapids on the river Braan in Perthshire, Scotland
West Coast Salmon to use Israeli aquaculture firm to farm Atlantic salmon
The OrCam MyEye 2
Israel's OrCam partners with Starkey for hearing, visual enhancements
Close up of a man using mobile smart phone
On this unique Jewish dating site, moms get to play the yenta
By SARA IVRY/JTA
Vertical Field’s Urban Crops offers an ideal alternative to traditional agriculture.
Israeli start-up makes vertical farms to grow crops in city parking lots
JVP Founder and Chairman, Erel Margalit
Jerusalem Venture Partners in talks to open innovation hub in UAE
By REUTERS
Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Whatsapp logo in this picture illustration
WhatsApp to offer in-app purchases, cloud hosting services
By REUTERS
FILE PHOTO: A Google sign is shown at one of the company's office complexes in Irvine, California, U.S., July 27, 2020.
How the lawsuit against Google has already changed the world – analysis
Zoom in on Google VP Meir Brand
Google VP to offer Zoom event through ESRA
Aharon Aharon, CEO of the Israel Innovation Authority
Space Florida and IIA announce call for project funding competition
A super moon is pictured at the beginning of a total lunar eclipse above Rafah in southern Gaza Strip, on September 28, 2015.
NASA grants Nokia $14 m. to set up 4G cell service on the Moon
Frontegg's easily implemented SaaS development product.
Israeli software development firm Frontegg announces $5m. seed round
Cybint CEO Roy Zur
From refugee camps to cybertech
Inspecto uses SERS to offer an easy to use solution to ensure food is untainted and good to eat.
Israeli tech firm Inspecto to fight food toxins with innovative nano-tech
A man enters the main branch of Bank Hapoalim, Israel's biggest bank, in Tel Aviv, Israel July 18, 2016.
140% rise in bad checks in wake of COVID-19, BoI data reveals
THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS may further exacerbate social disparity, as the hi-tech sector seems to be less affected and better able to cope with it.
Israel’s tale of two economies
By ERAN PELEG
Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Whatsapp logo in this picture illustration
WhatsApp hacking: the new method hackers are using
The Qwilt Team in 2020
Qwilt signs deal with British Telecom to improve streaming during COVID-19
The Leviathan gas platform pictured in the Mediterranean Sea
Chevron completes Noble Energy acquisition, wishes Israelis Shana Tova
The logo of Nvidia Corporation is seen during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan
Nvidia building UK supercomputer to boost coronavirus research
By REUTERS
Icebow ice-cubes, an innovative way to brand a company while having a cold drink.
VLX start-up incubator offers bug-eyed, ice-cool technology innovation
The Strigo team
Strigo raises $8 million for its customer training cloud solution
Workers install 5G telecommunications equipment on a T-Mobile tower in Seabrook, Texas. May 6, 2020
5G network officially launches across Israel
A man reading from a smartphone
Israel-based WishTrip makes smartphone game builder for tourist sites
(L-R) Jon Medved and Michael Eisenberg
What’s in store in 5781 for Israel’s tech sector?
By ZEV STUB
The Instagram application is seen on a phone screen August 3, 2017.
#InstaHack: Instagram security risk revealed – is your phone safe?
Gvahim board of directors member Tania Amar [L]  Shahaf Bar-Chen of INT College [M] and business development professional Assaf Luxembourg [R] during the bootcamp.
Three Israeli innovation teams win 24-hours virtual 'boot camp'
Tactile Mobility co-founder Boaz Mizrachi (first row, first on the left) with the team that made the recent cooperation with BMW a reality
Tactile Mobility joins BMW to produce the cars of the future
The world’s most advanced wearable AI-driven artificial vision innovator, Orcam
Israel tech company OrCam wins German innovation prize
Fabric robots at work
Fabric offers innovative robotic solutions ahead of Rosh Hashanah
Entrepreneur Erel Margalit and Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion.
New international innovation quarter launched in Jerusalem
Coronavirus & Israeli Tech
Taglit, ‘Post’ tackle coronavirus technology at innovation conference
Coronavirus & Israeli Tech
Taglit-Birthright Israel, ‘Post’ to broadcast Innovation Conference
A SKYLARK drone is thrown by an IDF soldier during a military exercise in southern Israel in 2013
Israel's eyes - How the drone went from a toy to the IDF's greatest tool
A PSA's Citroen new electric city car AMI is seen during a media presentation in Paris, France, August 25, 2020.
Citroen's new car can be driven by French teenagers without license
By REUTERS
Ynet broadcasting studio.
Ynet CEO interrogated ahead of failed Taboola-Outbrain merger - report
The wonderful world of wood
By JASON BLACKSHAW
The ImprisWay device used in driving
InprisWay ensures drivers watch the road, drive safely
A Skylord drone and its human operator
US military to employ next generation Israeli drone technology
The City Hawk model presented in this computer graphic
Urban Aeronautics CEO has designed a made-in-Israel flying car
A businessperson working at his computer (Illustrative)
Israeli audiobook firm iCast bought by Storytel for NIS 20m.
UBQ Materials' thermoplastic material made from unsorted household waste
Israeli cleantech firm UBQ to open waste conversion plant in Netherlands
Facial recognition is currently being used to cross borders and even enter hospitals. To ensure AI systems aren't biased, AnyVision researcher Dr. Eduard Vazquez told the Post, you must have excellent data.
Israeli facial recognition tech reduces chance of human bias
Worker tends to systems in autonomous vehicle at Mobileye plant (REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun)
Self-organized autonomous vehicles can increase traffic flow - research
FILE PHOTO: The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 16, 2019
Apple's latest acquisition of Israeli start-up reveals its arch strategy
Avratech director Aaron Safrai (right) is pictured with ultra-Orthodox Jewish students learning computer programming at Avratech's Jerusalem offices
Haredim only make half the salary of others in hi-tech industry
An electronic board displaying market data is seen at the entrance of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, in Tel Aviv, Israel
Israeli medtech firm Nanox worth over $1.2b. with no revenue, FDA approval
Madison Campbell (L) Liesel Vaidya (R) co-founders of Leda Heath
Can take-home DIY rape kits help stop sexual assault?
A griffon vulture lands in an area, used as a feeding station, where carrion is left by conservationists as part of a national project to protect and increase the population of the protected bird in Israel, in southern Israel.
Israeli drone company helps save endangered vulture chick
A security guard checks the temperature of passengers at the entrance to the central bus station in Jerusalem, on April 20, 2020.
Elderly monitoring system installed in Israel's hospitals, amid pandemic
MusashiAI's autonomous forklift rely on an external AI system to navigate.
Joint Israeli-Japanese group is the world’s first robot employment agency
By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
[Illustrative] A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him.
200,000 coding students from Israel, UAE to collaborate in app development
A man types into a keyboard during the Def Con hacker convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
NSA, Israeli, UK cyber chiefs confront new hacker threats in corona era
Employees, mostly veterans of military computing units, use keyboards as they work at a cyber hotline facility at Israel's Computer Emergency Response Centre (CERT) in Beersheba, southern Israel
Israeli investigator uncovers cyberattack on hundreds of global servers
Aharon Aharon, CEO of the Israel Innovation Authority
Israel continues to promote digital transformation efforts
Fintica CEO, Philippe Metoudi
Israeli Artificial Intelligence start up signs Japanese R&D deal
Light is the intersection at night, traffic intersection at night, the lights go out.
Israeli tech firm NoTraffic installs AI-based traffic solution in Phoenix
Minister Yoaz Hendel, Bar-Ilan University President Prof. Arie Zaban and Prof. Eyal Yaniv, Director of Bar-Ilan's Smart Cities Center, on the University's autonomous campus shuttle, Aug 13, 2020.
Yoaz Hendel visits Bar-Ilan U., presented with latest 5G technology
A robot equipped with artificial intelligence is seen at the AI Xperience Center at the VUB (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) in Brussels, Belgium February 19, 2020.
Israel’s voice recognition technology provides endless possibilities
Football / soccer ball
Chelsea Football Club launches official training app
A nearly deserted 7th Avenue in Times Square is seen near midday in Manhattan during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York City, New York, U.S., April 7, 2020
11 most promising Israeli companies to solve coronavirus' challenge
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Colombia President Ivan Marquez meet by video
Colombia Innovation Center to open in Jerusalem, marking trade agreement
Israeli-based Wix is expanding its large R&D office in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Wix now Israel's second most valuable company as retail shifts online
Insijam C.L.S
Insijam's 'Arabist' founder helps Jews and Arabs do business
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