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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.
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The 'startup nation' is seeing less funding coming from local venture capital funds and more from their foreign counterparts. Meanwhile, communications and networking companies are raking in the investments.
Two tech giants have reportedly been bidding for the services of 250 engineers laid off from Texas Instruments. Now it appears that Apple has won them over - or has it?
EMC's RSA division Anti-Fraud Command Center (AFCC) in Israel is online 24/7, fighting the constant battle against the phishers and hackers that target financial institutions.
The world’s largest maker of networking equipment has bought its tenth Israeli start-up after 15 years of investing in the country.
A fresh round of start-ups has been taken on by theTel Aviv-based Accelerator for Windows Azure, which is now serving as a model for Microsoft's accelerators in emerging markets.
The former CEO of Apple's big Israel acquisition Anobit shares his experiences of Apple culture and how the company's 1990s 'near death experience' still shapes it today.
The CEO of BroadLight, a start-up acquired by multinational Broadcom, had his misgivings about the takeover. Here, he gives his reasons for joining forces with what was formerly a competitor, and how such acquisitions have a lot in common with the first year of marriage.
Intel SVP Mooly Eden gave some broad hints on the company's future direction at a talk in Tel Aviv, with hardware and succession planning on the agenda.
For those wanting to set up a tech company, there's a lot to consider. ZDNet takes a look at some of the major start-up hubs in EMEA and what each can bring for those wanting to get their own IT business off the ground. Next up: Israel.
A Qualcomm subsidiary has announced it has bought the assets of an Israeli digital position company, as it plans to boost the pen and gesture UI capabilities of its Snapdragon system-on-a-chip.
Israeli government sys admins managed to ward off 44 million attacks against its sites in five days. Here's how they did it.
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