PlayBuzz Ranked No. 4 in most promising startup of 2015

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After surveying high-tech insiders in Israel including investors, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists “Globes” has ranked the country’s top 10 most promising startups. Previous winners of the award include Mellanox, Outbrain, Fiverr, and GetTaxi … Playbuzz, an online content publishing platform from Shaul Olmert, son of former PM Ehud Olmert, was never meant to go viral …

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RR Media Partners With WSC Sports to Introduce Automated Sports Highlights Solution for the Broadcast and Media Industries

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RR Media, a leading provider of digital media services to the broadcast and media industries, has announced a strategic partnership with WSC Sports Technologies that combines RR Media’s global digital media services and reach with WSC’s cutting-edge automatic clipping and video highlights generation platform.

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Playbuzz – Launches New ‘Flip Cards’ Format, Increasing Average On-Site Viewing Time Up To 800%

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Playbuzz, the world’s leading platform for online content engagement formats and social distribution, today announced the launch of a new content format – Flip Cards. Following a closed beta period in which the format was successfully tested by publishers Distractify, The Independent, Bild, Endemol Beyond USA and Terra Portal, the Flip Cards format is now available on Playbuzz.com for all publishers and content creators.

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Foody.vn raises series B to build the Yelp, OpenTable, and Foodpanda of Vietnam

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Three years ago, we wrote about Foody, then still a young upstart struggling to be the Yelp of Vietnam. At the time Foody had 13,000 points of interest (mainly restaurants). By January last year, Foody hit over 45,000, and today it’s at 115,000 (comprising travel, beauty, healthcare, shopping, schools, and wedding services). So it’s rather timely that Foody is today announcing its latest series B funding along with publicly announcing its diversified business model.

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