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It’s hard to believe that anything else other than IBM’s acquisition of XIV happened in the technology sector in Israel during the week of December 30, 2007, but there was plenty other news. In the past week Giza Venture Capital raised funds for cleantech investments, Allot acquired Esphion, and the Jerusalem Post printed an expose on working in high-tech in Israel. This wasn’t all that happened during the week of December 30, 2007 though, so check out these headlines and the rest of this week’s 19 Israel-related technology headlines below.

Cleantech:
Israeli expert significantly boosts efficiency of solar cells

Israel’s Environmental Energy Resources signs waste treatment deal for $30 million

Taiwan helps Giza Venture Capital raise $150 million

Nanotechnology aids large-area solar cell

Investments and M&A:
Why did IBM buy XIV?

Allot Acquires Esphion for Network and Subscriber Protection Solutions

Customized advertising co Pudding Media raises $8m

NetApp to Buy Onaro

UK – Israeli video startup 5min signs with Encyclopaedia Britannica and raises $5 million

Israel Mix:
Inside the hi-tech bubble

Education ‘overhaul’ vital to expanding hi-tech exports

A leg up

90% of Israeli youth use Internet

Miscellaneous:
A Conversation with Yossi Vardi

JPMorgan Predicts 2008 Will Be “Nothing But Net”

Israel takes a lead on information security

Trojans 2 Crimeware Exploits Web 2.0 Technologies

Last Call: BluePhoenix Solutions Jumps

High-level group from Singapore to visit Israeli research facilities

The week of December 16, 2007, was filled with new headlines related to the future of nanotechnology in Israel and abroad. Cleantech received its usual attention about investments, plans and government initiatives, and internationally, speculation of a recession in the U.S. and inflation continued. Check out these headlines and the rest of this week’s 29 Israel-related technology headlines below.

Cleantech:
Israel And The US Partner For Clean Energy

World Bank mulls financing Negev solar project

Evogene and Ormat subsidiary receive biodiesel grant

Ben-Eliezer offers plan to promote renewable energy

Israel Cleantech Ventures invests in Citrine Renewable Energy

Solar Market to reach $40 Billion in 5 Years

Investments and M&A:
Value of Israeli VC exits rises 30% in 2007

Don’t believe them: Brokers will tell you TASE stocks are a bargain. Here’s why they aren’t.

Noise control co Silentium raises $1.8m

Plenus invests $2.5m in Logia Content Development

Radcom raises $2.5m in PIPE offering

American VC funds favor Israel, China

CopperGate to be the 1st Israeli start-up to list on NASDAQ in 2008

Nanotechnology:
Israeli Nanotechnology companies have doubled since 2005

Yissum gives birth to biotechnology start up Nanolymf

Nanotechnology Companies Planning to Sell Shares

International:
South American trade block signs trade pact with Israel

Jim Rogers: US is in recession, the administration is lying

Your Taxes: Korea welcomes Israelis

Global Agenda: It’s back

China Less Willing to Be America’s Piggy Bank

Telecommunications:
Ericsson to equip Partner Communications with advanced 3G equipment

Breakthrough deal for Alvarion

Why The Internet Needs to Become a National Priority for Israel

Miscellaneous:
IBM Unveils Semantic Search For Corporate E-mail

Plexiglas-like DVD to hold 1TB of data

Meeting of the minds

Israeli women: Harassment vs. high-tech

The 1st Human Operating System