This woman had two babies and grew her startup from $1M to $10M in annual revenue in two years
Startup CEOs are a special breed of person. The best ones combine tech know-how with a strong business instinct and single-minded focus on their goal. What strikes you about Chen Levanon, CEO of ClicksMob, is that she has an added quality: charisma.
Brett Favre, Lloyd from 'Entourage' star in Super Bowl ad
Extra Mustard Brett Favre is back on TV thanks to Wix.com's Super Bowl ad. The website development company has released an extended version of its TV spot for Sunday's big game, and it pairs the former NFL quarterback with Rex Lee, who famously played Lloyd Lee in the HBO TV series Entourage.
Wix Helps Retired NFL Stars With Their New Careers In Super Bowl Ad
For many advertisers, the lead up to the Super Bowl is a chance to give the public a quick teaser peek at what's to come. But cloud-based web development platform Wix.com has gone in the opposite direction, launching the extended version of its ad ahead of the big game.
Mobile App Users Want Apps in Their Native Language
A quarter of respondents said they would like to see more gaming apps in their native language and 23.6 percent responded similarly for news apps. Almost half of mobile device applications on smartphones and tablets are in their user's native language, according to a survey of 800 consumers worldwid
Retired NFL Stars Follow Their Oddly Specific Dreams in Wix.com's Extended Super Bowl Ad
After teasing its campaign for the past month, website design company Wix.com has now unveiled its Super Bowl commercial. To be accurate, the clip below is an extended version of what will run as a :30 during the fourth quarter.
Brett Favre, Terrell Owens show their goofy sides in Wix's first Super Bowl ad
What's Brett Favre been up to lately? It turns out he's started a charcuterie called Favre and Carve. And Terrell Owens? He's pushing "T.O.'s Humble Pies." Franco Harris, known for his "Immaculate Reception" in 1972, is now hosting a wedding site called Immaculate Receptions.
COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: AN INSIDE INTERVIEW WITH TAL SIACH OF VISUALLY - Collaborative Consumption
Tal Siach is the Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Visually, a leading marketplace for visual content. They are popularly known for creating brilliant infographics and have now expanded into the collaborative economy by allowing designers, journalists, animators, and developers to collaborat
Israel's SimilarWeb raises $25 mln to fund global expansion
SimilarWeb measures computer usage into the mobile Internet realm and the apps where users spend the overwhelming bulk of their time on smartphones. The company has raised $65 million since 2009 and its latest round was led by existing shareholders Naspers and Lord David Alliance.
The 20 Hottest Startups From Israel
Business Insider/Julie Bort Israel calls itself the " startup nation." Israelis say that technology is the country's No. 1 export. By some counts, Israel is home to 4,800 startups today. It's also home to least two dozen accelerator/incubator programs in the Tel Aviv area, alone, including some run
The Top 15 Events Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Miss this Summer
Summer is coming and, as an entrepreneur, you know this means it's more than beach season, but a chance to spend the warm days networking and enjoying valuable opportunities to grow your business. It can be challenging finding the time and doing the research it takes to find the right event for you.
6 Israeli Startups To Watch As Google Reportedly Buys Waze For $1.3 Billion
Now that Google has reportedly agreed to buy Israeli crowd-powered navigation app Waze for $1.3 billion, many other "Silicon Wadi" startups are daring to dream big. Below are six that could potentially follow in Waze's footsteps. Thirty-four million users have created an online presence through this
Startup of the Week: Moment.me (Wired UK)
Moment.me is an app that automatically scans major social networks and your smartphone camera roll to aggregate all of the data available associated with a given event. The idea is that you can pull in the posts, tweets, pics, Vines and Facebook uploads made by all of your friends at a particular pa
Tel Aviv hosts first BrainTech Israel conference (Wired UK)
Over the last two days, Nobel prize-winning neuroscientists, engineers, investors, hackers and startups came together in Tel Aviv to attend the first BrainTech Israel conference, a celebration of the brain and the state-of-the-art technologies that researchers around the world are using to hack it.
Website builder Wix raises $127M in largest-ever IPO for Israeli firm | VentureBeat | Deals | by Joh
Tel Aviv-based website builder Wix successfully debuted on the Nasdaq today, raising $127 million by selling 7.7 million shares at $16.50 each, the top end of its intended pricing range. The stock popped briefly above $17.50 before settling back down $16.46.