06.28.2016 | 22 Sivan, 5776
Liberman wants carrot and stick policy in West Bank
Steinitz: ‘Even Palestinians won’t benefit from the needless tragedy of evacuating Amona'
In Gaza, UN chief calls on Israel to lift 'suffocating' blockade of Strip
UN's Ban calls for end to Gaza blockade
Police: Evidence of criminal wrongdoing by Netanyahu aide
The Jerusalem Post's top 5 stories of June 28
MKs to Ban: Eliminate ‘poisonous’ anti-Israel discrimination from UN
Israeli man convicted of murdering two ex-wives
'Plan to give every Israeli child a savings account will help confront inequality'
Two-thirds of Israeli Jews oppose Turkey deal, poll finds
After meeting Kerry, Netanyahu reiterates opposition to French initiative
Quentin Tarantino tops the guest list at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Fest
‘King of Mope’ Morrissey returns to Israel for two August concerts
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
LOCAL SOCCER: Zahavi to make final decision regarding move to China
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
No holds barred:Obama’s immoral Syria policy fueled Brexit
Brexit: So is it ‘good for the Jews’?
When the moon goes down in December
Russia: A partner for an Israel with fewer friends
Lebanon fears new terror wave after multiple suicide attack
Senior Hamas officials blast Israel-Turkey normalization deal
Turkey, Israel sign deal to normalize ties after six-year rift
Kremlin says Turkey apologized to Putin for shooting down Russian jet
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
No fair, but
When Tragedy Strikes, We Must All Unite
New York, Nu York: Parades Are Fun; Parades Are Political
The Beating Heart of our Earth
“As a result of the extensive activities that took place in Israel in the last two decades, we have achieved exceptional things,” Hasson said.
By NIV ELIS
Israeli entrepreneurs offer glimpse into the future of high tech
By JACK BROOK
Hackers and companies alike are increasingly able to discern identifying information about people, such as their gender, based on indirect data.
With an estimated 93% of road accidents attributable to human error, Mobileye is poised to save many lives
By ILAN COHEN
Equating a digital device with human qualities is nothing new. Experiments in the 1990s found that people ascribed human traits to computers when interacting with them.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
The new center will help ameliorate an oft-cited problem: large distances between Arab population centers and major high-tech employment hubs.
American and Israel officials have embarked on an initiative that will look to incorporate self-driving technology for use in both the public and private sector.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
In small groups of up to five people, more than 250 of Israel’s most talented young coding and design enthusiasts created Web, mobile and hardware products.
Award comes in form of a sizable sculpture of Greek god Atlas, in nod to Russian-born American author’s work ‘Atlas Shrugged’
Craig Wright last year became the latest in a line of men alleged to be the creator of Bitcoin, a currency that has attracted the interest of banks, speculators, criminals and regulators.
The conference, which hosted German industry leaders from a variety of fields, assisted entrepreneurs and startups in receiving useful information and connections with corporations.
Groundbreaking Israeli firm to receive ‘Post’ prize for innovation at May conference in New York.
The Director General of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Space, Peretz Vazan, said it would make robotics a central research focus in 2017.
Chambers isn't the only executive from a high-tech multinational to sound the alarm on Israel's future.
Prof. Bingqian Xu of the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia and Dr. Yoni Dubi from BGU’s chemistry department headed the research groups in the two universities.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
More than 150 developers from 17 countries gather to improve infrastructure of Wikipedia platform.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Modern medical clinics are complex organizations.
The product, developed by the firm 3G Solar Photovoltaics, is an advanced form of dye solar cell (DSC) technology.
Shareholders saw Heins as overspending, lacking strategic vision, and failing to seal new deals for the company.
Riskified uses proprietary behavioral analytics technology and machine learning in order to investigate a prospective client’s trustworthiness.
The loft, a free working space for people to drink coffee, work, and, of course, learn about Amazon's web hosting services, will open its doors on March 1 on Lillenblum St.
Though Venture Capital investment has reached its pre-dot-com-bust levels, Israel's high-tech sector faces a shortage of skilled labor.
Local research improves floral scents, color, and saves lives.
WoundClot can stop severe bleedings within minutes, while also enhancing the blood's natural process of clotting.
Israeli mothers tackle tech world at Google "Campus for Moms."
"I see great resemblance between hacking computers and hacking the brain," says leading technical officer.
Adam Milstein: BDS is "war against Israel by non-military means."
By HERB KEINON
Only 13% of executives are women, and their male counterparts earn more than 50% more on average.
A cool new Israeli app and a look at the new Israeli startups on display at CES Las Vegas.
We asked Intel, PayPal and SAP what the important tech trends were in 2015, and what they expect to develop in 2016.
A round-up of exciting tech news.
Representatives from dozens of start-ups boarded a train in Haifa, alongside representatives from major companies such as ebay, Bosch, and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
3M, which has operated in Israel since 1996, has been involved in high-tech acquisitions and investments in the country in the past.
AudioBurst hopes to work with the stations to help promote and monetize their content on the Web and take a cut of the revenue in the process.
Forward-thinking banks are investing heavily in technology, start-ups and the fintech ecosystem, not only to keep an edge on their competition.
Securitization became infamous alongside financial tools such as credit default swaps and collateralized debt obligations (CDOs) in 2008.
Intel Capital, which is set to surpass out a half-billion dollars of investment through the end of the year, said that Tuesday's announcements brought its total investments in Israel to $300 million.
MassChallenge runs start-up accelerators designed to catalyze a global renaissance by connecting high-impact start-ups with the resources they need to launch their companies and succeed.
Veeam positions itself as a data-center availability vendor and helps users manage virtualization, cloud, storage and disaster-recovery technologies.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
According to IATI, Israel’s hi-tech industry creates 7,000 engineering jobs each year, but only 4,500 engineering students enter the work force annually.
“The blockchain is a shared public ledger on which the entire Bitcoin network relies."
The founders were awarded a one year scholarship by Credit Suisse and a potential investment of up to half a million dollars by equity crowd-funding company OurCrowd.
More than 1,600 people were expected to attend the gaming conference, with half of them hailing from some 35 countries and visiting Israel specifically for the conference.
The company is developing a technology to help doctors and radiologists diagnose diseases in images.
If Israel wants its children to be ready to tackle the kinds of jobs that will be around in the future, it will need to boost its education and invest in diversity measures.
Cellopark is laying the groundwork for international expansion
The third annual Battle Hacks, the international hackathon sponsored by PayPal and Braintree, will take place on October 8 and 9.
Israel’s Chief Scientist Avi Hasson tells the ‘Post’ how he’s working to keep Israel ahead of the curve when it comes to spurring Israeli creativity.
Benny Gantz says ‘deep learning’ artificial intelligence technology will help Israeli firm to be global success
By ROY GOLDENBERG
The world of Israeli drones, bristling with the latest sensors and electronic capabilities, formed a significant slice of the country's $5.6 billion of defense exports for 2014.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Israel’s first-ever Center for Digital Innovation has opened in Beersheba, bringing outside experts to teach innovators how to prepare their medical technologies and break into the US market.
"Wearable computing" fuses technology and textiles for apparel that seemingly stems from science fiction for a sashay down the runway.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
REALITY Global program brings together philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, and professionals.
By TAMARA UNGAR
While sanctions and strict religious control over the internet have hampered the Islamic Republic's hi-tech development, local versions of popular sites thrive throughout the Middle East.
The latest tech news from Israel.
An Israeli design and architecture firm claims that it has been operating under the moniker "Alphabet" for over 25 years.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Google creating holding company, separating its core web advertising business from newer ventures like driverless cars.
Although starting out with ten employees, the company wants to expand to 50 members of staff in the Jerusalem office within the year.
By JEREMY SHARON
The Facebook CEO says that video is "not the end of the line" for the social media giant.
Musketeer is a cellular safety application based on the premise that help is most efficient and effective when it comes to those in need quickly.
“There was a common problem in Sderot and California: People weren’t telling their story, or they were telling the same story that was said 20 years ago."
By SHANA MEDEL
The Science Ministry and the Council for Higher Education decided to carry out this campaign in an effort to boost women’s participation in science-related fields.
The new funding will enable Octopus to expand its operations and deliver it to the global market. The company is already successful in Israel, with high-profile clients such as Coca-Cola, VISA (CAL),
Optimalya states that the most engaging area of content recommendations has been left untouched.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The existence of such a database will intrude on the privacy and human dignity of this country’s citizens and may even endanger the country’s security.
Two job-finding apps and a program to communicate between devices with sound were among the 11 start-ups that graduated from Microsoft Venture’s latest class on Monday.
Deri: We need to encourage young people to study scientific subjects; Only 6,600 graduates qualified to fill 7,000 positions each year.
Face-Six facial recognition system could have alerted police as soon as racist shooter entered black church.
Each of the 10 cities competing in the hackathon were given a specific theme, and in Tel Aviv the theme was aimed at crowdfunding and social media.
The Israel Center for Educational Technology in cooperation with MindCET held the Shaping the Future III conference on June 1-4.
The program is designed to support future generations of leaders in science, technology, engineering and math in the US and Israel.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
An interview with Bank Hapoalim President and CEO Zion Kenan.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Comprehensive passenger information services are available online and through smartphone applications but this excludes the many people who do not have access to these means, like seniors.
By PEGGY CIDOR
This week, In Jerusalem has decided to explore the laptop café worker phenomenon.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Next Friday, July 17, marks International Firgun Day – the brainchild of voluntary umbrella body Made in JLM, which connects and provides resources for the start-up ecosystem in Jerusalem.
By BARRY DAVIS
According to the Technion, the campus is expected to be built over the next three decades and create 20,000 construction jobs and 8,000 permanent jobs.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The Movement for Digital Rights slammed the admission last week as validation for its attack on the biometric database idea as exposing citizens to a new level of invasion of their privacy rights.
The collaboration with startups Total Boox, Tiny Tap, and Kidoz will focus on digitizing books and making them accessible through new technological formats.
Yad Vashem has been working on digitizing its massive archives for several years and has generated a wealth of data comprising video and audio.
By SAM SOKOL
Bardash is not a social worker. She is a mother of five, with an industrial engineering degree from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and 20 years in corporate and nonprofit management.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
An Israeli start-up aims at thwarting the biggest cause of death for women in the developing world.
By BERNARD DICHEK
Israeli start-ups are playing an important role in a burgeoning new industry known as the Internet of Things.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
Hillel Fuld From Queens, NEW YORK To Jerusalem , 1993.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
How the love of video games brought an American, a Palestinian and an Israeli together.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
As lonely creators seek community to facilitate their work, communal workspaces are sprouting up in Tel Aviv.
By ORIT ARFA
“Through the Internet, Israel can deliver the infrastructure and know-how to any designer in the world."
By PATRICIA CARMEL
The app, entitled "Gershad," allows users to pinpoint on a map where morality police officers have set up patrols to help those in violation of the Islamic law avoid the area.
In recent weeks, Iran's powerful hardline Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has rounded up a number of artists, journalists and US citizens, citing fears of Western "infiltration."
Zuckerberg, who commits to a new personal challenge every year, revealed his plan in a Facebook post.
The pre-tax average monthly salary of a programmer at the end of 2015 was heading for NIS 25,000.
By ILAN EVYATAR
By PAZ HIRSCHMANN AND SAMI SAADI
Israel has stood at the forefront of advances in hi-tech, in advanced technology, but at the same time we are still facing significant socio-economic gaps in Israel.
By GILA GAMLIEL
"Perhaps she wanted to see someone take responsibility for the mistake and to tell her how it would get fixed."
By DANIEL GORDIS
An article published lately in The New York Times described the working experience at Amazon, according to the testimonies of approximately 100 past and present employees.
By SHOSHANA GAVISH
Executives also love takeovers because they get to run a bigger business (which generally means more remuneration).
By ADAM SCHWAB
The rail line leading to Beersheba was closed at the end of the week while the new bridge linking the university station with the recently developed hightech campus was put in place.
By DAVID NEWMAN