The 5 fastest-growing Israeli startups

Not only does Israel have the highest density of tech startups in the world, but these startups attract more venture capital per person than any other country — 2.5 times more than the United States.

Cortica gets $7M to endow computers with the power of sight

Israeli startup Cortica raised $7 million in a second round of funding. The investment was led by Horizons Ventures, not to be confused with Silicon Valley’s Horizon Ventures. Horizons Ventures (mind the “s”) is owned by the Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing. Venture capitalist Ynon Kreiz also participated in the round.