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Israel’s Unit 8200 takes the top 1% of the 1% of the country

FORBES Inside Israel’s Secret Startup Machine by Richard Behar May 31, 2016 Even in the hallowed annals of teenage hackerdom, this never-before-told story might top them all. In the early 1990s Avishai Abrahami found himself, as required for most Israelis … Continue reading

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Israel’s Goal: Draw Ultra-Orthodox Jews Into Tech Boom

WALL STREET JOURNAL by Orr Hirschauge June 12, 2014 Government Programs Offer Mentoring, Funding to Help Haredim Break Into Tech Sector TEL AVIV—Amid Israel’s tech boom, the government and many of the country’s biggest tech employers are scrambling to bridge … Continue reading

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