• ContextIn Raises "Several Millions" For Algorithmic Approach To Ad Buying

    ContextIn, an Israeli company I first got to know when they launched their semantic technology platform at my Plugg conference back in 2009, has recently shifted focus to the buying side of the online advertising equation. We’ve now learned that the company has raised “a few million dollars” in a Series A round led by Spark Capital and Pitango. I have to admit I’m not… Read More

  • TWS2009 Showcases Ten of Israel's Most Promising Startups

    This morning is the kickoff of TWS2009, an event organized by Israeli financial newspaper Globes, and leading Israeli startup blog, with its founder Yaron Orenstein. TechCrunch, in its continued support of Israeli startups, is proud to be a media partner. The event is aimed at showcasing ten promising Israeli startups and to serve as a networking platform for the individuals and… Read More