February 14, 2024
Naftali Bennett and Michal Tsur unite at Remepy: Former PM joins Board for hybrid drug endeavor

This is the third high-tech board Bennett has joined since he left politics, previously joining AI cyber company Lasoo and quantum computing startup Quantum Source. Tsur and Bennett founded Cyota in 1999 together with Ben Enosh and Lior Golan and sold it to RSA Security in 2005 for $145 million.

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January 23, 2024
Cybersecurity automation firm Torq lands $42M in expanded Series B

Torq, a self-described “hyperautomation” cybersecurity startup, today announced that it raised $42 million in an extension to its Series B funding round from investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners, GGV Capital, Insight Partners, Greenfield Partners, and Evolution Equity Partners.

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October 13, 2023
‘All hands on deck.’ How Israel’s vital tech sector is navigating the war

Israel’s vast tech sector has seen its fair share of crises, from financial downturns and the Covid-19 pandemic to periodic flare-ups in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Each time, the industry has bounced back, demonstrating why the country of just 9 million people is known as the world’s “startup nation.”

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September 14, 2023
Papa Johns, Little Caesars take to the skies with Flytrex autonomous delivery

Chains that participate in the adoption, including Freddy’s and Unilever’s The Ice Cream Shop, will send orders to drones via a dropdown wire.

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June 22, 2023
The Whole-Cut Vegan Salmon Filet of Your Dreams Is Coming

Israel-based company Oshi is making waves in the food industry with its groundbreaking vegan salmon created through cutting-edge additive manufacturing technology. Now, Oshi has set its sights on a new horizon—the United States restaurant market.

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February 15, 2023
Demisto founders at it again, raise $53 million in Seed for new cyber startup Descope

After selling their previous company to Palo Alto Networks for $560 million, the founders of the Israeli startup have developed a platform that enables developers to add authentication, user management, and authorization capabilities to consumer and business applications.

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January 30, 2023
Flytrex granted FAA approval for long-range commercial drone deliveries

Firm joins Wing, UPS, Amazon, Zipline as newest Part 135 drone operator.

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January 12, 2023
Coho AI, which uses AI to help B2B SaaS companies boost revenue, raises $8.5M

Coho AI today announced that it raised $8.5 million in a seed funding round led by Eight Roads, TechAviv and angel investors. CEO Falcon says that the capital will be put toward product R&D and expanding the size of Coho AI’s team, which currently stands at 17 people.

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December 14, 2022
Retrain.ai Named to Globes' Most Promising Israeli Startups, Raises $34M

Retrain.ai, a leading AI-driven Talent Intelligence Platform, has been honored as one of the top 10 most promising startups for 2022 by Globes, as designated by Israel's premier venture capital firms. The company is also reporting today it has closed an additional $14 million investment round led by AI-focused Radical Ventures, bringing their total funding raised to $34M.

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June 24, 2022
Security-as-code startup Jit comes out of stealth with $38.5M in seed funding

Jit, a startup that helps developers automate product security by codifying their security plans and workflows as code that can then be managed in a code repository like GitHub, today announced that it has raised a $38.5 million seed round led by boldstart ventures, with Insight Partners, Tiger Global, TechAviv and a number of strategic angel investors also participating.

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May 3, 2022
LinearB wants to help development teams optimize their workflows

LinearB, a startup that helps engineering leaders optimize the workflow of their development teams, today announced that it has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Tribe Capital. New investor Salesforce Ventures, as well as existing investors Battery Ventures and 83North, also participated in this round, which brings the company’s total funding to $71 million.

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December 7, 2021
Torq raises $50M Series B for its no-code security automation platform

Torq, a Portland, Oregon-based no-code security automation startup formerly known as StackPulse, today announced that it has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Insight Partners. New investor SentinelOne, the publicly traded endpoint security platform, also participated in this round, as well as existing investors GGV Capital and Bessemer Venture Partners. This brings Torq’s total funding to date to $78 million.

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Feb 14, 2024
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Naftali Bennett and Michal Tsur unite at Remepy: Former PM joins Board for hybrid drug endeavor

This is the third high-tech board Bennett has joined since he left politics, previously joining AI cyber company Lasoo and quantum computing startup Quantum Source. Tsur and Bennett founded Cyota in 1999 together with Ben Enosh and Lior Golan and sold it to RSA Security in 2005 for $145 million.

Jan 23, 2024
TechCrunch
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Cybersecurity automation firm Torq lands $42M in expanded Series B

Torq, a self-described “hyperautomation” cybersecurity startup, today announced that it raised $42 million in an extension to its Series B funding round from investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners, GGV Capital, Insight Partners, Greenfield Partners, and Evolution Equity Partners.

Oct 13, 2023
CNN
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‘All hands on deck.’ How Israel’s vital tech sector is navigating the war

Israel’s vast tech sector has seen its fair share of crises, from financial downturns and the Covid-19 pandemic to periodic flare-ups in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Each time, the industry has bounced back, demonstrating why the country of just 9 million people is known as the world’s “startup nation.”

Sep 14, 2023
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Papa Johns, Little Caesars take to the skies with Flytrex autonomous delivery

Chains that participate in the adoption, including Freddy’s and Unilever’s The Ice Cream Shop, will send orders to drones via a dropdown wire.

Aug 1, 2023
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LinearB Releases Guide to Help Development Teams Decrease Cycle Time by up to 47%

LinearB unveils its latest guidance on efficient software development practices. Based on a study of ~ 26,000 software engineers, the "2023 Guide to Merge Standards" defines new operating procedures for automating workflows, improving Developer Experience (DX), and accelerating CI/CD pipeline builds.

Jul 18, 2023
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Aktivate Raises $3.7M to Bring a Digital OS for School Sports Management

Aktivate is a scholastic sports management platform that allows athletic departments to manage several key activities. The platform handles registration, scheduling, compliance, injury management, and communication in a centralized destination.

Jun 22, 2023
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The Whole-Cut Vegan Salmon Filet of Your Dreams Is Coming

Israel-based company Oshi is making waves in the food industry with its groundbreaking vegan salmon created through cutting-edge additive manufacturing technology. Now, Oshi has set its sights on a new horizon—the United States restaurant market.

May 31, 2023
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How Drones Are Shaping The Future Of Ultrafast Delivery Across American Suburbs

Over the past several years, drone delivery has become more than just an experiment for several towns across the US. I had the pleasure of sitting down with Yariv Bash, CEO and co-founder of Flytrex, the ultrafast drone delivery company for food and retail.

Apr 18, 2023
TechCrunch
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Slim.AI helps developers optimize and secure their containers

Slim.AI, a startup specializing in software supply chain security that helps businesses optimize and secure their software containers, today announced the launch of its automated container hardening feature at the CNCF’s KubeCon/CloudNativeCon Europe. With this, Slim can now automatically scan a company’s containers for vulnerabilities and remove unnecessary files, libraries and other attack surfaces.

Feb 15, 2023
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Demisto founders at it again, raise $53 million in Seed for new cyber startup Descope

After selling their previous company to Palo Alto Networks for $560 million, the founders of the Israeli startup have developed a platform that enables developers to add authentication, user management, and authorization capabilities to consumer and business applications.

Jan 30, 2023
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Flytrex granted FAA approval for long-range commercial drone deliveries

Firm joins Wing, UPS, Amazon, Zipline as newest Part 135 drone operator.

Jan 12, 2023
TechCrunch
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Coho AI, which uses AI to help B2B SaaS companies boost revenue, raises $8.5M

Coho AI today announced that it raised $8.5 million in a seed funding round led by Eight Roads, TechAviv and angel investors. CEO Falcon says that the capital will be put toward product R&D and expanding the size of Coho AI’s team, which currently stands at 17 people.

Dec 14, 2022
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Retrain.ai Named to Globes' Most Promising Israeli Startups, Raises $34M

Retrain.ai, a leading AI-driven Talent Intelligence Platform, has been honored as one of the top 10 most promising startups for 2022 by Globes, as designated by Israel's premier venture capital firms. The company is also reporting today it has closed an additional $14 million investment round led by AI-focused Radical Ventures, bringing their total funding raised to $34M.

Sep 22, 2022
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Israel’s booming startup ecosystem in four charts

Billions in VC funding and almost 100 unicorns. Here’s what you need to know about Israel’s startup ecosystem

Jun 24, 2022
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Security-as-code startup Jit comes out of stealth with $38.5M in seed funding

Jit, a startup that helps developers automate product security by codifying their security plans and workflows as code that can then be managed in a code repository like GitHub, today announced that it has raised a $38.5 million seed round led by boldstart ventures, with Insight Partners, Tiger Global, TechAviv and a number of strategic angel investors also participating.

May 31, 2022
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One AI allows anyone to implement advanced NLP models in seconds

The startup One AI has developed an NLP-as-a-Service platform and allows you to create a pipeline that you can copy its code directly into your product in seconds

May 3, 2022
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LinearB wants to help development teams optimize their workflows

LinearB, a startup that helps engineering leaders optimize the workflow of their development teams, today announced that it has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Tribe Capital. New investor Salesforce Ventures, as well as existing investors Battery Ventures and 83North, also participated in this round, which brings the company’s total funding to $71 million.

Dec 7, 2021
Techcrunch
Portfolio

Torq raises $50M Series B for its no-code security automation platform

Torq, a Portland, Oregon-based no-code security automation startup formerly known as StackPulse, today announced that it has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Insight Partners. New investor SentinelOne, the publicly traded endpoint security platform, also participated in this round, as well as existing investors GGV Capital and Bessemer Venture Partners. This brings Torq’s total funding to date to $78 million.