EBay acquires Corrigon to boost structured data by Brian Blum in Financials / Deals 09 Oct 2016 EBay has made its second acquisition of an Israeli start-up this year. Both are meant to boost EBay’s ongoing initiative with structured data. The latest purchase, of Tel Aviv-based Corrigon, follows the company’s July acquisition of SalesPredict, which uses artificial intelligence and “predictive analytics” to forecast which leads are most likely to result in a sale and why listings end up at a certain price…. Read More This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share aiartificial intelligencecorrigonebayisraelmachine learning Brian Blum Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.