Unity Software Finalizes $4.4 Billion ironSource Acquisition After Last Minute Counter Offer

The ironSource management team in 2021 (Company PR pic) American video game company Unity Software and Israel-based ironSource which offers a multi-media platform, have completed their merger. The merger, which was first announced in July, came into doubt when another firm threw a wrench into the works. After the Unity/IronSource deal was first announced, gaming […]

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Facebook is losing Teens to TikTok

Facebook is losing the younger generation to competitors like TikTok. This is according to a study conducted by the world-renowned Pew Research Center. Pew found that the share of teens using Facebook has declined sharply in the past decade. Today, 32% of teens report ever using Facebook, down 39 points since 2014-15, Please help us […]

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Israel High Tech Scene August 6 – August 12

Tel Aviv at sunset, Israel Startup Israel New Startups / VC FundingElbit Systems Joins Peregrine Ventures’ New NIS 300 Million Investment Consortium For Medical StartupsPeregrine Ventures, an Israeli investment firm dedicated to supporting life-changing healthcare opportunities, established a consortium of leading companies and research institutes that will invest NIS 300 million in medical startups. The […]

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TAU Breakthrough Finds PTSD Indicators in Saliva

A scientific breakthrough from the Tel Aviv and Haifa Universities may facilitate speedy, objective, and accurate diagnosis of people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD using saliva samples. As part of the study, the researchers characterized the psychological, social and medical conditions of about 200 participants, while at the same time collecting saliva samples from […]

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Israel High Tech Scene July 30 – August 5

Tel Aviv at sunset, Israel Startup Israel New Startups / VC FundingTalon Cyber Security Breaks Trend, Bring In $100 Million In FundingIsraeli startup Talon Cyber Security develops cloud infrastructure-based cyber security technology. The company just raised $100 million in a Series A round of funding led by Evolution Equity Partners. In April of 2021, Talon […]

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This two-state solution business

Israel-Palestine: a two-state solution? by Neville Teller Commitment to the two-state solution was voiced by four parties during US President Joe Biden’s recent visit to the Middle East – by Biden himself, by Palestinain Authority president Mahmoud Abbas, by Saudi Arabia’s leadership, and by Israel’s interim prime minister, Yair Lapid.  Greeting Biden in Bethlehem on 15 […]

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