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Our readers have been particularly interested in our recent coverage of Israeli startups, with big social media shares on our top 10 lists of Israel’s biggest funded startups and artificial intelligence startups. So this article brings together some of our favorite topics—God’s Chosen People, Israeli startups, CB Insights and augmented reality/virtual reality technology. The bright minds at CB Insights, working in partnership with the Government of Israel Economic Mission to the West Coast, put together the market map below to offer what it calls “a unique and complete view of early- to late-stage AR/VR players within Israel”. Our first thought: Holy Moses; there are more than 75 Israeli startups operating in this space. But it really shouldn’t be that big of a surprise. Israel is home to the most startups in the world per capita and boasts 65 companies on the NASDAQ, all with a population of about 8.5 million people (about the same as the state of Virginia).