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The right image for eBay

When eBay bought Israel’s Corrigon last week for $30 million, it acquired its advanced image identification algorithms. These allow web users to home in on an image and find it elsewhere (e.g. to buy a product or protect copyright) even … Continue reading

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Ebay buys another Israeli startup

Ebay has made another Israeli investment, (see also here) acquiring SalesPredict, maker of technology that is able to track consumer behavior and preferences when shopping online.  Some of SalesPredict’s employees will move to eBay’s Israeli Development Center in Netanya. http://www.timesofisrael.com/ebay-to-buy-israels-salespredict-to-track-buyer-tastes/

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Exposing a security flaw at Ebay

Israeli cyber-security firm Check Point has discovered a serious flaw in online e-commerce giant eBay’s security, allowing hackers and cyber criminals to use malicious code to target users and steal their online information. http://www.jns.org/news-briefs/2016/2/3/israeli-firm-uncovers-ebay-security-flaw#.VrIKArIrLIU=

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eBay to incubate Israeli start-ups

(Thanks to NoCamels) International retail giant eBay is setting up a startup incubator in Israel. The incubator will focus on startups dealing with ecommerce, social networks and big data, and will be located at eBay’s Israeli headquarters in Netanya. http://nocamels.com/2013/05/ebays-amit-menipaz-talks-about-the-launch-of-an-ebay-innovation-center-in-israel/

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Welcome to eBay Israel

The company has revealed its plans to turn eBay’s centre of activity in Israel into one of its only technology centres in the world. It will recruit dozens of new workers, mostly computer engineers, industrial and management engineers and information … Continue reading

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eBay buys Israeli startup The GiftsProject

The GiftsProject has created a social commerce application, enabling users to vote, comment and buy a gift together as a group. It will become eBay’s Israel Social Centre. http://www.vccafe.com/giftsproject/ebay-acquires-the-giftsproject-and-opening-social-center-in-israel/

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Israeli women launch retail tech hub

Two Israelis – Yael Kochman and Alla Foht, have partnered with eBay to launch “Re: Tech”, a Retail Tech Hub in the heart of Tel Aviv. It has attracted 170 Israeli startups and over 2,000 entrepreneurs and investors who use … Continue reading

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Making overseas shopping simple

Israeli startup ZIPY simplifies the online shopping experience by consolidating shipping prices, carriers, taxes, etc. It enables shipping purchases from eBay, Amazon, Aliexpress and dealextreme to Israel, Romania and Russia. All communications are in your local language. http://www.jpost.com/Business-and-Innovation/Tech-Talk-Zipy-makes-buying-from-international-e-commerce-sites-easy-502916 https://www.youtube.com/embed/1X4sNzNZy68?rel=0

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Israel in a nutshell

This article nicely sums up the Jewish State on its 67th birthday. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_27966923/guest-commentary-israels-many-accomplishment-reflect-desire-peace

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Doubling the Math numbers

Ten major Israeli international high-tech companies are working together on “Project 5times2”.  Intel, Sandisk, Marvell Israel, Microsoft, IBM, Qualcomm, Red Hat, Amdocs, eBay, and Philips aim to double the number of Israeli high school pupils matriculating in the five units … Continue reading

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