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Jul 11, 2014

Yahoo acquires video streaming startup RayV

Yahoo has acquired online video streaming company RayV with the aim of distributing content to more people, particularly via mobile devices. RayV, founded in 2005, is focused on efficiently distributing HD-quality video to a global audience, with a f... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 09, 2014

Chekkt launches, giving enterprise software buyers another Yelp-like marketplace

The explosive growth of public cloud services has generated a parallel problem: How can companies, especially small businesses and freelancers without the benefit of a dedicated procurement department, filter the flood of choices available for every ... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 11, 2014

Speed up your PC's boot time by finding the worst startup offenders

One of the pains of Windows is how long it takes for an older PC to start up. Sometimes this can be caused by hardware problems like a faulty hard drive, but more often than not the culprits are all those programs trying to activate at boot. As you i... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 07, 2014

'Restaurant Startup,' TV review

Time for a “Shark Tank” where the sole object is to feed... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 09, 2014

Oregon CEO steps down after rape allegations leak

The CEO of an Oregon startup is stepping down for an “extended leave of absence” after allegations leaked by an ex-girlfriend accused him of raping her in a “50 Shades of Grey”-style affair... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 07, 2014

'Restaurant Startup,' TV review

Time for a “Shark Tank” where the sole object is to feed... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 08, 2014

P2P car insurance pools claimants’ cash to reduce premiums

Guevara is an insurance startup from the UK that lets customers take advantage of peer-to-peer group payments only with people they trust... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 02, 2014

Data Is A Two-Edged Sword: How Startups Can Balance Privacy And The Need To Know

In a world of data collection, where's the line between privacy and forward-movement of society? With transparency, new businesses can take the right steps... #Yahoo! #Tel Aviv

Jul 03, 2014

7-Eleven Plans Middle East Expansion

Seven-Eleven will open its first Middle East store in Dubai in the summer of 2015, the first time for Seven-Eleven Japan to provide startup support to a foreign franchisee... #Middle East #Dubai #7-Eleven

Jul 01, 2014

Twitter to acquire mobile advertising company TapCommerce

Twitter said Monday it has agreed to acquire TapCommerce a mobile advertising company focused on re-engaging people who have downloaded advertisers’ apps. The financial terms of the proposed acquisition of the New York startup were not disclosed. Som... #Middle East #Dubai #7-Eleven