As Purim approaches, thousands of Israeli children and families grapple with poverty
Posted on: June 19th, 2014News & Views → Israel
In response to the kidnapping of three boys last week, some Israelis have prayed. Some have voiced support on social media. And some have done what they do best: they made an app. Prompted by the kidnapping and set to launch in the near future, the SOS Israel app will allow anyone in Israel facing an emergency to trigger […]
Posted on: April 10th, 2014News & Views → Israel → IDF
Israel has launched another military satellite to keep an eye on Iran as Tehran ramps up its nuclear development program.
Posted on: June 3rd, 2013Sections → SciTech
The laptop fan is running strong, so why isn't the computer cooling down?
Posted on: March 25th, 2013Sections → SciTech
Let’s face it, the words “cool” and “Gemara” don’t really go hand in hand. In fact, they probably aren’t meant to. But like it or not the new and improved ArtScroll app has made Gemara as cool as can be, thanks to the tech wizards at RustyBrick.
Posted on: January 20th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Politics junkies and sports fans alike will enjoy the new up-to-the-minute poll updates being made available for this Tuesday’s Knesset elections.
Posted on: January 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Rumors that Apple wants to acquire Israeli social navigation app developer Waze are false, according to a report by CNET.
Posted on: January 6th, 2013Sections → SciTech
In the online world of split-second decision making, having the right theme for your website may mean the difference between engaging a customer or losing the sale.
Posted on: December 6th, 2012Sections → Business/Finance
Just in time for Hanukkah, an Israeli startup is helping kids to handle their gelt responsibly.
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012Sections → SciTech
Make your website festive for the holidays with some simple graphic enhancements.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2012Sections → Health and Living
A joint American-Israeli startup has developed the world’s first breathalyzer attachment for smartphones, in order to prevent drunk driving.
Posted on: November 5th, 2012Sections → Business/Finance
Just ten days after the launch of Windows 8, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer arrived in Jerusalem to discuss a memorandum of understanding between his company and Israel’s Finance Ministry to form a strategic partnership to develop and promote technology.
Posted on: November 5th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Computer giant Intel has announced that it will invest five million dollars (NIS 20 million) into Israeli high schools over the next four years, to provide advanced science, technology, engineering and math education to students in the “startup nation”.
Posted on: October 22nd, 2012Sections → Business/Finance
Defense electronics manufacturer and integrator Elbit Systems of America, established and based in Haifa, has announced that it has won a $17.5 million contract to redesign and upgrade the Apache Longbow (AH-64D Block III) mission processor for the Boeing Company.
Posted on: October 15th, 2012News & Views → Global → Europe
Teva Pharmaceuticals has opened a new $110 million plant in Hungary, set to be one of the largest sterile medicines plants in the world.
Posted on: September 24th, 2012Sections → Health and Living
A $1 million dollar prize has been announced which will go to the individual or team with the highest potential for helping people around the world by the non-profit organization Israel Brain Technologies.
Posted on: September 20th, 2012News & Views → Global
An Israeli company has won a 12 million-euro tender with the Belarusian government to build 135 advanced cow milking parlors across the country.
Posted on: September 6th, 2012Sections → Health and Living
Israeli scientific breakthroughs are restoring freedom and ease to the lives of millions of patients throughout the world. The latest: a smartphone to measure your vital signs and help manage chronic diseases, a discovery which may restore speech to the paralyzed and disabled, and a possible cure for severe depression for those with no options left.
Posted on: August 30th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Over 300 young science geniuses from across Asia and the Pacific participated in the sixth Asian Science Camp (ASC) in Jerusalem this past week. It was Israel’s first time hosting the science camp, which is typically held in Asia. Students arrived from 23 different countries-- including nations which don't have diplomatic relations with Israel.
Posted on: August 13th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Jews across America, in the privacy of their own computer screens, are scanning the internet for job opportunities which will enable them to make the leap toward life in Israel.
Posted on: August 1st, 2012Sections → SciTech → Electronics Today
For the Siyum HaShas in MetLife Stadium, community leaders, security officials, and even dogs (K-9 units) spent months getting ready for the close to 100,000 in attendance on Wednesday afternoon. However, members of ArtScroll have been focusing on what happens after the celebration. In honor of the 13th daf yomi cycle, ArtScroll has begun to launch its newest edition of the Babylonian Talmud – a digitized version for the iPad.
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