01.17.2017 | 19 Tevet, 5777
Kerry defends Obama's Israel legacy, claims 'best friend' status
Palestinians slam UK, Australia for not supporting Paris peace declaration
Northern Islamic movement leader Raed Salah released from prison
Israel gives Pal. Authority limited water autonomy in West Bank
Netanyahu: Campaign to topple government is outrageous
Zionist Union to decide about impeachment of Ghattas
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
Hanegbi: US and Israel will be partners, not rivals, on Iran, settlements
Report: Netanyahu discussed reducing Yisrael Hayom distribution by 1/3
Lapid: NSC doesn’t work, because Netanyahu doesn’t want it to work
'Investigations of Netanyahu won't impact his diplomatic agenda'
Brazilian singer Seu Jorge to pay tribute to David Bowie in TA
Jean-Michel Jarre to perform at Masada in April
Fighting the good fight
Cloudy with a chance of gefilte fish
Israeli motorcycle king
Sela sails into second round • Federer, Murray cruise
Children of new olim feel healthier than those of older immigrants
Rare lung transplant breathes new life into mother of two
2015 dust storm was due to weather, not Syrian war
Health minister promises action to reduce smoking
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editorial: Trump's support presents a new challenge for Netanyahu
Our World: Trump, the pistol and the olive branch
Polish President Duda: If not now, when?
Letters to the editor: January 17, 2017
Former US officials urge Trump to talk with Iranian resistance group
Turkey says New Year's nightclub attacker caught in Istanbul
Iran shoots at unidentified drone hovering over capital
In final ruling, Egypt court rejects transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
UN chief concerned Iran may have violated arms embargo
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
Germany's top court rejects ban for 'racist and antisemitic' party
Amazon worker fired after leaving antisemitic note for Jewish customer
Outrage over German institute’s hosting of pro-Hamas, Hezbollah speaker
UK's Corbyn calls for investigation into Israeli meddling after embassy row
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Trump preserves his options on Israel and Iran
Ex-CIA chief rejects report Israel was warned of sharing intel with Trump
Trump pick for National Security Council to give up post
Palestinian Authority official welcomes Kushner as envoy
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
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Russian-Jewish oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Should I stay or should I go?
Creating an automobile revolution
The return of the Levites
Necessary Stories: The dig at
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
The cyber security company GPSdome Ltd. is marketing a miniature "GPS anti-jammer," a pocket-sized gadget that protects GPS-based systems from disturbances at a more affordable cost.
“In the 21st century, there is no reason and no justification for small and medium businesses in the periphery not to be updated for commercialization online.”
Fiverr, backed by large venture capital funds including California-based Accel and Bessemer, is among those hoping to follow the Check Point model.
The 7th generation processors provide record-breaking performance rates and are the fastest, strongest processors available to the general public, as well as being energy-saving.
By MICHAEL ZEFF
An autonomous aircraft the size of a car could revolutionize aviation by flying in areas currently inaccessible to aircraft, according to its Israeli developers.
Glilot Capital Partners seeks to invest in cyber-security, IoT, and Enterprise Software.
The Israeli technology consists of hardware and software equipment, including the high definition cameras with License Plate Recognition.
Industry experts weigh in on whether 2016 was the year of the digital revolution.
Percepto hopes in the coming months to receive permission to deploy their commercial drone security service.
The projects, which cover a wide range of sectors – such as agrotechnology, medicine, material sciences and homeland security – will each receive conditional grants of up to $1m. from BIRD.
“The IATI and its MNC Forum are the voice of the industry in Israel."
‘I believe Israel has a lot to offer us and we them,’ says governor.
“We know how to provide a response, not only to a company’s network, but also to real-time transaction systems."
Researchers are optimistic that this research could be applied to patients in physical therapy programs who have lost the strength or control of one hand.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"The partnership with Cellcom will enable us to provide IoT connections that would improve our quality of life.”
"It’s a miracle that Israel has solved a 2,000-year-old problem."
Work done at Stanford, BGU highlights issues we’ll face when we want to take control of autonomous vehicles
"When we started here 10 years ago, it was like being on an island, but now it’s unbelievable how much is going on.”
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
"Agriculture is the sole industry in which you have a production line that you don't know what the output will be at the end of it.”
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.
“We see Singapore as one of the major financial global capitals in the world and are really excited to be part of their ecosystem it is the obvious hub to start from.”
According to Krzanich, the automatic industry in now on the verge of great change, which will include groundbreaking advances in computing, data and connectivity.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
All in all, the total $12m., which will include private sector funding, will be distributed over three years.
Now, with the increased threats posed by terrorism, including cyber terrorism, mPrest is hoping to use Iron Dome technology to protect government buildings and civilian infrastructure.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Nanotechnology, a branch of science conducted at a tiny scale of 100 nanometers or less, already has a robust presence in the Israeli research community.
Israeli startup is aiming to make autonomous vehicles more affordable by revamping a key piece of the detection technology.
Daimler Chrysler’s move is part of a general trend in the automotive industry of opening research or development centers in Israel, or at least offices dealing with cooperation with local companies.
By DUBI BEN-GEDALYAHU
Israeli-developed smart glass taps into beer drinker's data.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"Israel is truly a Start Up nation, and the collaboration between our markets will continue to drive innovation.”
BGU team exposes frightening ramifications of 3D printing security vulnerability.
“uChange is the first international brand for peer-to-peer, cash exchanges.”
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Savvy cyber criminals continue to leverage consumers’ ongoing fascination with celebrity news.
Scientists still don’t have a good understanding of the metabolic interplay between viruses and the organisms they infect
Now solar energy has been brought to 104 African villages, and one million people have access to water.
By ANN GOLDBERG
The next iPhone may be blue and white.
By NIV ELIS
The new building will have integrated systems encouraging a healthy lifestyle, energy conservation and a green environment.
Israeli-founded StartApp joins forces with toy-making giant to develop mobile content.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
For the first time, the Health Ministry will launch a collaboration with Jerusalem startup companies.
While only five buses will be operating in Tel Aviv next week, another 17 are expected to join the fleet by the end of the year, the company said.
Companies are monitoring our every move, online and offline, and the battle for privacy is all but over, says digital insider Adir Regev.
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.
Modern economies like that of Israel have a Gross Domestic Product that is three-quarters or more services − things people do for other people, and only one-quarter or less, tangible goods.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Tel Aviv-based Beyond Verbal’s technology enables the understanding of emotions, well-being, and health conditions through the human voice.
By GLOBES,JPOST.COM STAFF
Amos 6 was insured for $330 million, which will cover repayment of bonds, but the Israeli company's share price looks vulnerable.
While the artificial limb was printed in San Francisco, Autodesk’s Israel R&D center played a major role in its creation.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
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.
Ten Israeli companies and startups are scheduled to introduce their latest innovations and technologies at the interactive event.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
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.
Teen girls study at a cyber-tech summer camp in Beersheba.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
SkyTran, an innovative company with Israeli roots is promising to upend the way people get from place to place.
Engie seeks to address the helpless, uncertain and frustrating feelings drivers have when they need to fix their car at the mechanic.
Heads of Israeli business organizations pen letter to Netanyahu, urging government to form a plan to prevent brain drain.
An Israeli startup called TROPHiT has created a value-driven marketing platform for video games aimed at the cellphone market.
The Chinese consortium says Playtika will remain an independent unit managed from Herzliya.
The mismanagement of recent years is having an effect on the liquidity premium that investors demand.
Over the next five years, the Treasury will allocate NIS 10 million to implement recommendations of the Arnon report.
By JUDY SIEGEL
“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
The agreement stresses the countries’ desire to initiate and encourage cooperation among their researchers and to support exchange visits.
The courses include space engineering, space medicine, space sciences, space law and policies, systems engineering and management of space businesses.
IVC projects 20% increase in funding this year
Each year, EISP, named after the elite IDF Unit 8200, chooses 20 young entrepreneurs out of the hundreds who apply to participate in a five-month program led by 8200 alumni.
Sling enables micro-entrepreneurs to unlock a series of financial services directly from their smartphone, with no need for hardware, intricate contracts or upfront cost.
“The Cedato engine includes an advanced predictive technology that incorporates Big Data and powerful optimization engines,” Dick said in an interview.
IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot recently authorized IDF to invest billions into cyber operations.
“We’re trying to find technological ways to minimize this power consumption.”
Officials say ground control was trying to stabilize the Ofek 11 satellite as they communicate with it.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Apple spokesman Fred Sainz confirmed that the company had issued the patch after being contacted by researchers.
Representatives from India's Border Security Force are reportedly due to visit Israel later in August as part of the acquisition of the detection system.
Innovations like Trophy mean that tanks, APCs don't just fire; they also gather real-time intelligence on the enemy.
Researchers at Ben-Gurion University have found that, despite the positive- seeming statistics, the incentives have actually hurt the environment.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Pokemon Go is a massive trend, but has it gone too far?
By LAHAV HARKOV
Upgraded C-130H aircraft fuse real-world video feeds with sensory data, Elbit Systems says
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.
20 years after pioneering digital color printing, Benny Landa's latest venture promises to shake up the industry, again.
What should we be watching out for in a world where private companies control most available knowledge?
By TALI KORD
Itay Noy has time on his hands and on his mind.
By BARRY DAVIS
“People fear things they depend on but don’t have any control over. That’s technology.” (The Atlantic, October 16, 2015)
By MIKE GROPPER
Children may be more anxious and more easily distracted, sleep less well, exercise less frequently, have greater difficulty focusing, “playing” outside, or knowing how to read social cues.
By BATYA L. LUDMAN
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
Internet-based manpower recruitment was crucial in light of the need to import foreign fighters to Syria, Iraq and other countries, says the report.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The country's High Council of Virtual Spaces is worried over the game's "security concerns."
A new generation of ultrafast jetliners may soon kick off the next age of supersonic passenger flights.
By MARK FELDMAN
Saudi teen in Germany proposes design of digital social media icon representing modest dress worn by Muslim women.
Let’s continue to collaborate and to strengthen our innovation ecosystem.
By DAVID JOHNSTON
Ambassador Ido Aharoni recounts the diplomatic lessons learned from Israel's late ninth president.
By IDO AHARONI
A self-aware machine may someday set its own goals and strive to achieve them, contradicting human interests, justifying drastic means, and even fighting for self-preservation.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
As we embark on a new (school) year, perhaps it is time to resolve to reclaim space for human interaction and to stop blaming technology.
By GALINA VROMEN
On one of our ferrying trips our granddaughter turned to me and said ‘How were you in touch with
your friends if you didn’t have a smartphone?’
By BRENDA KATTEN
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
The treatment didn’t seem to make much of a difference, but it set me on a course of being a bit of a medical daredevil.
By BRIAN BLUM