During the week of November 8, 2009, Motorola made its first Israeli acquisition by buying Bitband. Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) invested in XtremIO and Navajo Systems and Face.com went live with its facial-recognition tagger on Facebook. For these stories and the rest of this week’s 11 headlines, check below.
Investments and Economy
3. High-tech drives huge leap in exports
Information Technology and Web 2.0
6. Facebook Facial-Recognition Tagger Goes Live
7. Windows 7 could hasten touch-screen computers (N-trig)
9. Your cell phone can save you from a Dead Sea flash flood