05.07.2016 | 29 Nisan, 5776
Venezuelan envoy to UN: Does Israel seek 'final solution' against Palestinians?
Projectile fired from Gaza lands in Israel, says IDF
Israel should carry out revenge attacks on Palestinians, rightist MK says
Arab world silent in face of Israeli 'aggression' in Gaza, Nasrallah says
Netanyahu to host seminar on Jewish history for UN diplomats
Netanyahu aide: Gaza war draft report being distorted by political enemies
'Israel run by band of incompetent losers who sent people to die'
Netanyahu, Ya'alon, Gantz flayed by comptroller over handling of Gaza war
Grapevine: Coincidence and memory
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Acre all-in to beat out relegation rivals Kiryat Shmona, Hapoel Haifa
Return to rowing gives Israel newcomer Lyat Olympic hopes
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
The POSTman Knocks Twice: National unity? Holocaust Day thoughts
Bar and the new Palestinian mayor of Jerusalem
Israeliness is the answer
The political algorithms of the Arab-Israeli conflict
Turkish journalists jailed for five years, hours after courthouse attack
Analysis: No tears in Jerusalem over Davutoglu’s departure
A dictatorship in the making?
Israel denies it detained Turkish right-wing leadership
Group slams Europe-Iran economic confab in Zurich
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Report: Saudi Arabia busts ISIS cell on the outskirts of Mecca
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
In historic first, Muslim candidate Khan wins London mayoral election
Israeli flag burned at Kiev Holocaust memorial on Yom Hashoah
Young Jewish professionals attend Holocaust commemoration in NYC
German mayor embroiled in row over anti-Semitic bank account
Israeli Carpool app Via raises $100m
April deficit ticks up, though target still in sight
Manufacturers: Obama aid package will be ‘mortal blow’ to Israeli industry
BGU researchers present guidelines for treating postnatal depression
Expert says three dairy servings daily is 'vital for bones’
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
Sheldon Adelson backs Donald Trump, says he’s good for Israel
Republican Jewish Coalition withholds praise for Trump
Donald Trump disavows anti-Jewish rhetoric from ex-KKK leader David Duke
Poll: Sanders voters more sympathetic to Palestinians than to Israel
Understanding UK anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day
This week in 60 seconds: Tightrope walking in Jerusalem
Just a Thought: On Holocaust education
Parshat Kedoshim: Respect your elders
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
What can you see in this red circle?
Books: Hunting monsters
The journey home
In Jesus’s last footsteps
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Arrivals: Connecting Israel and the world
Books: Drone mom
Books: Disintegration and demise
To your holistic well-being
This week in Jerusalem
Child sexual abuse in a medical context
Old City’s Khalidi Library reopens after nearly a half century
One step at a time
Choosing the right treatment for our youth
Wisdom - via Wisdo
Home is where the tent is
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A WWII vacation that saved two Jewish brothers' lives
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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 Holocaust Survivors in My Family
At Ben-Gurion University the slogan is: Let’s Get Rid of Cancer
IDF Gets Its First Out Pansexual Major
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.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Groundbreaking Israeli firm to receive ‘Post’ prize for innovation at May conference in New York.
By NIV ELIS
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.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
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.
By ILAN COHEN
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.
Unpiloted aircraft, surgical robots, home maintenance robots, navigation robots, robotic caregivers for the disabled and other applications have already been developed and are currently used.
So why did Doron Libshtein tell Microsoft: Sorry, I’m leaving?
"The Magshimim Program allowed me to become highly skilled and realize the dream of gaining experience in high-tech and later contributing to the security of Israel," student says.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Wales wants Wikipedia to be an agent of change, and he believes it has the tools to help set oppressed societies free and bridge conflicts.
The new gender-identifying algorithm detects the specific movement of holding the device upside down in a pants pocket or putting it into a pocketbook.
Intel has opened a dedicated lab to focus on the "Internet of Things" in Haifa, which will focus on smart cities, smart homes, smart agriculture and smart transportation.
Israel-based companies Israel Aerospace Industries and SkySapience are working to bring the HoverMast-100 to the USA.
By ARIEL COHEN
Herzliya-based SolarEdge Technologies Inc. will be teaming up with electric-vehicle industry leader Tesla Motors
By NIV ELIS,SHARON UDASIN
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
Israeli start-ups meet a French accelerator who wants to help them succeed.
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
"Every once in a while, something happens that reaffirms my belief that sometimes, less is more."
By STEWART WEISS