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David Shamah has been writing about Israeli technology news for over a decade, both in print and on the web, and knows the Israeli tech scene and its start-ups inside out.
Niv Lilien is a senior technology writer, and the former technology section editor for ynetnews. Currently, Niv writes regularly for several of Israel's most prominent media outlets. Niv is also one of the founders of a new media initiative - Tabula Media digital publishing house, and the editor in chief of the TheUplink Hebrew tech magazine for tablets and smartphones. Lilien has a BA degree (with honours) in political science and communications from Bar Ilan University and a degree in journalism from the same institute. He is currently a graduate student working towards a master's degree in the net culture program in Tel Aviv University.
Digital forensics firm Cellebrite has moved from copying contacts on mobile phones to digital forensics, helping police collar the bad guys along the way.
Siemens is impressed at what Israeli security startups CyActive can do – developing ways of mitigating attacks before they can take place.
A long-running drama seems to have been resolved, with Kiryat Gat likely to be where Intel's new chips are manufactured.
Think printing is boring? Check out this independent little printer, and think again.
12 years old and finally over: Is the Harkonnen Operation the longest-running malware campaign so far?
Cyber-criminals targeting European corporations and governments managed to stay undetected since 2002 - until one security company found them.
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A startup is using the quirks of how users interact with their devices to do away with all those annoying security questions that appear when you log in from somewhere new.
Hexadite hopes to make automated security palatable to even the most outsourcing-cautious.
The Israeli startup allowed Microsoft to remove a layer of sensor from the Pro 3, and has already been in discussions with Apple.
The country's long-awaited 4G spectrum auction will go ahead later this year, but mobile companies can use the spectrum for now.
The Tel Aviv company issued a blog post about a new twist on a known Active Directory security hole – which was followed up by reports that Microsoft might buy the company.
IBM's AlphaZone accelerator has kicked off its 24-week bootcamp for Israeli startups
Google's is reinventing Campus TLV in a move that could spell a new home for Waze, and homelessness for some startups.
Qualcomm is one of a number of multinationals that's using Israeli tech to help drive the high-speed networking tech.
Microsoft's two-year-old accelerator program is outperforming its US rivals, according to one exec.
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