Richard Branson Invests in Israel: GreenRoad Technologies gets $14.5 million to help reduce car accidents and gas costs
Israel based GreenRoad Technologies, formerly known as (Diagnostics Drive), develops innovative driver safety technologies that prevent risky driving before an accident occurs. The company has just completed a $14.5M round led by Virgin Green Fund and Benchmark Capital with participation from Balderton Capital, Benchmark’s UK extension.
iPhone Killer? Introducing The World’s First Modular Phone
There was little know about Dov Moran ’s start up Modu at CES 2008 last month. At the time, speculations eluded to a mobile technology that allows users to transform electronics into mobile phones, or vise versa, give mobile phone flexible capabilities of other consumer electronic devices. They were’nt that far off.
Yahoo! opens R&D center in Israel, inks deal with Walla!
Vestopia: Peek over the the shoulder of investment pros in real time (Interview)
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Bitesize newsbrief: Israeli business headlines for the week of 01.21.08 | VC Cafe
Benchmark backs Conduit in a $8 million round, UnisFair raises $10 million in series C led by Norwest Ventures, Israel's Gigya launches Widget Ads, a new widget ad network, Incredimail's roller-coaster relationship with Google, Kaltura introduces video mashups to Wikipedia, BlogTV Transitioning to Conferencing Utility?, Data Essence raises $1 million to further develop semantic search technology,