03.26.2017 | 28 Adar, 5777
Report: US, Russia agree to help Israel 'expel' Iran from Syria
Hamas blames Israel for killing Izzadin Kassam leader
Israel ignores UN demand for end to settlement building, UN report finds
Egypt's ambassador to Israel: Peace between Egypt and Israel is strong, stable
Report: US may allow new settlement in exchange for partial building freeze
Analysis: Trump’s Israel agenda faces AIPAC test
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
Merkel, Abbas say there is ‘no alternative’ to two states
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Sino-Saudi alignment in Yemen and escalating conflict
Israel’s open secret
A rotten apple?
Can religion be an opportunity for human progress?
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Egypt's former leader Mubarak freed, six years after overthrow
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Midsummer Camp’s Dream: Telling a unique story about Israel
Trump’s new Israel envoy gets a mixed welcome from Jewish groups
UK chief rabbi holds vigil for terror victims along with Christian and Muslim leaders
Overwhelming majority of House Democrats urge Trump to preserve ‘two states’
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Bernie Sanders declares ‘victory’ in withdrawal of GOP health bill
Senate introduces new bill sanctioning Iran and testing its nuclear deal
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Dershowitz makes a different case for Israel
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
See you at
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Partner Communications said it had no business activity in Gaza, pointing out that the pre-paid cards were bought from independent distributors in Israel.
Intel’s buyout of Mobileye is not a classic story of an Israeli hi-tech company cashing out, but rather a scale-up to bigger things.
By SHARON UDASIN
Cellular video traffic is expected to grow by an annual rate of about 55% through 2021.
Mobileye is working with many of the world’s biggest auto manufacturers to pave the way for self-driving cars and trucks.
The new network was launched on Wednesday as part the British government's larger "Digital Strategy."
AMIT AVNER founded Taykey as an alternative to traditional public opinion polls, which he felt were less reliable than comments people wrote on social networks.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
The Food-Tech Hub is the first of many initiatives to make the Galilee a global capital for innovation in the food sector.
The new feature will allow the nature group to determine the country's most dangerous spots for animals and find solutions for their safe passage.
Tel Aviv-based delivery app kVisi is trying to take the start up to the next stage.
“Things are moving faster than anyone realizes. We are currently undergoing the most significant and fastest technological change we have ever experienced."
The Start-Up Nation’s hi-tech expertise is increasingly relevant as cars become ‘computers on wheels.’
By HERB KEINON
Tens of thousands of people voted and 24 judges from Israel’s hi-tech industry decided which individuals and companies deserved to win this year’s Geek Awards 2017.
Some 120 Israeli companies featured their advanced technologies at Tel Aviv expo.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The conference attracted more than 100 robotics companies, some 40 of which met with Israeli delegates in B2B meetings.
The autonomous flying camera doubles as a phone case and is controlled by the phone's camera app.
Like the Washington-based conferences, BlueHat IL calls on cyber security professionals to “come together to tackle the present and peek into the future.”
The new software uses motion sensors already found in smart wristband devices popularly worn today.
At the recent CES show in Las Vegas, Intel introduced Project Alloy, the company’s first attempt to design its own, self-contained virtual reality headset.
Amnon Shashua and Ziv Aviram discuss
how they built Mobileye into a marketleading
global company and how in the
not too distant future driving will be
nothing like it is today.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Five Israeli startups will be selected in cohorts twice a year, for six-month immersive programs.
As part of the government’s program, efforts will focus on boosting the number of university students focusing on hi-tech fields by 40% within the next six years.
The sleepy capital is becoming a hi-tech hub to be reckoned with.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Much like the current internet, geospatial targeting could lead to a bombardment of unwanted proximity advertising.
By HENDRIK KLEINSMIEDE
An inside look at the Israeli tech industry.
A look inside Israeli tech.
Israel’s tech scene is famously thriving, with about 5,000 startups across the country. Nearly 1,500 of those are in Tel Aviv alone — that’s one startup for every 300 residents of the city.
Legal markets around the globe are following the trend of using freelancers.
By SHIRA REICH
An autonomous aircraft the size of a car could revolutionize aviation by flying in areas currently inaccessible to aircraft, according to its Israeli developers.
High-speed algorithms and artificial intelligence are keys to early detection of diseases.
By MICHAEL ZEFF
“The IATI and its MNC Forum are the voice of the industry in Israel."
In order to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation in the field of assistive technology and promote substantial social change, various sectors must join forces.
By YAEL ELSTEIN
While Israel has the website building down pat, there is still a gaping void in the market begging to be filled.
By KIRA GOLDRING
The Sol Chip Comm, created by the Haifa-based Sol Chip, is a tiny wireless tag fueled by the sun’s light that can connect to a virtual cloud.
Clients can ‘walk around’ inside apartments without leaving their home.
ORT is the largest educational network in Israel with 205 comprehensive high schools, industrial schools, educational centers, and technical, engineering and academic colleges throughout Israel.
According to Krzanich, the automatic industry in now on the verge of great change, which will include groundbreaking advances in computing, data and connectivity.
The new fund will be managed by Noga Kap and Eran Wagner, two ultra-successful Israeli entrepreneurs who have extensive experience in nurturing young hi-tech startup owners.
The dashcam app crowdsources data from its users, serving as a live artificial-intelligence-based messaging system and pre-empts chain reaction crashes.
This year, the five projects focus on solar energy, biomass, fuel cells and energy efficiency.
‘Pause’ box blocks calls, texts, emails.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Joao Doria met Waze’s chief executive officer Noam Bardim on Sunday to discuss how to develop together technology solutions and innovation for urban mobility in the city.
Universities facing the de-monopolization of knowledge research, teaching and service.
By PROF. YESHA SIVAN
The international scourge of colony collapse disorder affects Israel’s bees less than in other countries, due to a variety of innovative strategies.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
“uChange is the first international brand for peer-to-peer, cash exchanges.”
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Tell me who you are and I will tell you what kind of company you have.
By KOBI SAMBOURKY
Can start-ups correct the systemic flaws by providing a creative and alternative way of operating more ethically?
By MAYA NIX
These new optical chips have many bio-medical and optical-communication applications.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The next iPhone may be blue and white.
By NIV ELIS
Australasia and Europe might have higher budgets for public research and development, according to Kukutai, but Israel simply has “more entrepreneurs” in the agricultural technology sector.
Bennett: Israel might be the first country in the world to integrate OrCam's groundbreaking technology in school system.
By ILAN COHEN
There are over 1,000 life science companies in Israel.
By YAKY YANAY
The slow uptake, Ben-Bassat said, was a sign that there is still room for growth, not that there is a lack of interest in utilizing the technology.
Siemens's foray into Internet of Things for the home is part of a growing trend in the tech industry.
The leaked internal documents show that NSO Group charges customers $1.15 million to access 10 iPhones.
Today, there are several Israeli companies involved in the production of key fragrance ingredients.
By DR. YOAV AVIDOR
The game has been downloaded by gamers in more than 200 countries, and is a leading name in more than 50 of them.
The new chips are expected to be included in products starting in September, and be included in 100 million devices on sale through the 2016 holiday season.
Israeli company accused of creating spyware used to target Arab dissident.
The Israeli hi-tech industry, will broadcast live via Facebook a wide range of content geared toward an audience of programmers and entrepreneurs in hi-tech companies.
SkyTran, an innovative company with Israeli roots is promising to upend the way people get from place to place.
Salaries increases in the high-tech industry have outpaced those in the broader economy, as companies have competed for skilled workers who are in low supply.
Indian, Israeli techies come up with solutions to provide health services to low-income communities.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Gili Lustig, chairman of the Olympic Committee of Israel, said the start-up nation is an obvious place for the technological push in sports to flourish.
“We invest in Israel if we find in Israel, the best entrepreneurs, the best ventures that are out there globally in a certain area.”
By JOSH SOLOMON
IVC projects 20% increase in funding this year
“The Cedato engine includes an advanced predictive technology that incorporates Big Data and powerful optimization engines,” Dick said in an interview.
In the first half of the year, 45 high-tech companies completed exit deals averaging $74 million, somewhat higher than the $72 million average deal last year.
The three companies announced the initiative in a joint press conference in Munich, Germany on Friday.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
"The two basic precepts of the audio industry are that we all hear exactly the same, and that we all hear perfectly, and we know that that's biologically untrue."
“As a result of the extensive activities that took place in Israel in the last two decades, we have achieved exceptional things,” Hasson said.
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
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.
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.
Le Brésil donne le « la » et Israël répond présent
By BARRY DAVIS
Trainable device ‘Upright Pro’ targets bad posture
By RACHEL MYERSON
“With a population of almost 1 million – one-third of which is Muslim – Jerusalem’s start-up ecosystem thrives on diversity and the actions of a helpful city government,” the report stated.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Here is the top 10 Israeli companies that have made lucrative deals.
Hospitals on Apple Maps are generally represented by the religious symbol of the majority religion in a given country, according to the report.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
5,000 job openings in the hi-tech industry every month.
PayPal said that regulatory requirements make it difficult to provide service to Palestinians but it was working to find a way to expand access.
The first project is a precision identification device, which Holon-based ARTsys360 and Ohio-based Lion Group will cooperate to develop.
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.
New exhibition: From Start-up to Smart-up
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
What should we be watching out for in a world where private companies control most available knowledge?
By TALI KORD
“People fear things they depend on but don’t have any control over. That’s technology.” (The Atlantic, October 16, 2015)
By MIKE GROPPER
“I sold the future and now I see the future in art.”
By LAURA SIGAL
News briefs from around the nation.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
TODAY, SOME of the coolest car technology innovations are Israeli.
By BRIAN BLUM
Why should we import workers to the Israeli economy while young Israelis from lower socioeconomic backgrounds are not given the opportunity to acquire an education?
By JEHUDA HADDAD
Sarah Kreimer epitomizes the principle that Israel’s most precious resource is its people.
By KENNETH BANDLER
With over 250 foreign companies creating research facilities in Israel, its strong high-tech capability has been rated by the University of Lausanne as one of the top five world powers in this key area.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN