Valens Demonstrates Joint Solution with Qualcomm Technologies for the Connected Car

NOVI, Mich., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TU-Automotive — Valens, the developer of HDBaseT and co-founder of the HDBaseT Alliance, announced today that it will be demonstrating the distribution of high-throughput content utilizing the company’s in-vehicle networking technology, HDBaseT Automotive and Qualcomm Technologies’ connected car platform, which features the Qualcomm®Snapdragon™ X16 Gigabit LTE modem. The HDBaseT[…]

Autotalks launches motorcycle accident prevention solution

Bosch, which is studying the solution, said B2V technology could prevent nearly a third of all powered two-wheeler accidents with casualties in Germany. Israeli V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) communication solutions developer Autotalks is launching its bike-to-vehicle (B2V) solution, a technology for the prevention of motorcycle accidents. The solution is based on the B2X (Bike-to-Everything) chipset developed by[…]


Micha Risling – SVP Marketing & Business Development / Head of the Auto Business Unit. Valens, the world leader in HDBaseT technology, and top provider of semiconductor products for the distribution of ultra-high-definition multimedia content, won the 2017 New York Auto Show’s Emerg ing Tech Competition during the Show’s press preview week. Micha Risling, Senior[…]

Israeli car chip co Valens raises $60m

The Hod Hasharon company will use the funds to promote its HDBaseT technology semiconductors for enhanced car communications. Israeli semiconductor company Valens has raised $60 million in a financing round led by Israel Growth Partners (IGP), and including Delphi, Samsung Catalyst Fund, Goldman Sachs and MediaTek as new investors, in addition to Valens’ existing investors.The new funding[…]

Israeli smart car co Autotalks raises $30M

The Israeli company’s V2V communications will be deployed in US in new vehicles from 2019 following design wins with leading Tier-1s and OEMs. Israeli V2X (Vehicle to Everything) communication solutions startup Autotalks has completed a $30 million Series D financing round. The new funding round includes the company’s existing investors: Magma Venture Capital, Gemini Israel Fund, Amiti[…]

Oppo, world’s 4th largest smartphone manufacturer, announced in Mobile World Congress that it adapted Corephotonics’ folded camera technology for use with its smartphones

The Chinese manufacturer showed off a new dual-camera module at Mobile World Congress that features 5x lossless zoom. It and lets you zoom in further without having to worry about the smudging that usually occurs with digital zooms. As competing phones have shared similar specs and features in recent years, manufacturers have been searching for something unique[…]

Innoviz Technologies Selected from Among 300 Companies to Participate in Startup Autobahn 2017

Innoviz Technologies Ltd., a prominent Israeli startup providing LiDAR remote sensing solutions for fully autonomous vehicles announced today that it has been selected from over 300 companies to join the upcoming cycle of the Startup Autobahn program. Innoviz’s selection comes following a meticulous screening process by representatives from Daimler, HPE, Plug and Play, University of[…]

Israel’s Corephotonics Raises $15 Million; Investors Include Samsung Ventures, Foxconn, MediaTek and a Tier-1 Smartphone OEM

The company, which pioneered dual cameras for smartphones, will use the funds to develop next generation cameras, and to expand its design wins among mobile OEMs (Tel Aviv, January 11, 2017) – Corephotonics, a startup developing dual camera technologies for smartphones, recently completed a $15 million funding round. To date, the company has raised more than[…]