Geektime – Are connected cars the next bubble in Israel?
Israeli startups are diving in head first into the connected car sector. Since when does Israel make cars?
For a country that has never had its own domestic vehicle production, Israel is fast becoming a center for innovation in the global automotive industry. Just in case you’ve been under a rock for the past three years, cars and trucks are quickly moving from machines that get you from point A to B, to smart platforms that focus nearly as much on services as they do on transportation.
This has meant a shift towards the kind of innovation that is found not in the factories of Detroit but in the startup hubs of Tel Aviv and its environs beyond. So who is leading this charge and where does the road ahead?