Innovation & Tech

Meet the Israeli-Created Advanced Baby Monitor

A baby monitor that keeps a running log of your child’s sleep and produces a highlight reel for parents to watch every morning? Yeah, that last one’s a real thing now, thanks to Nanit, a new baby monitoring system developed by a group of scientists, designers and parents from Israel and the U.S. that gives […]

Israeli Transit App ‘Moovit’ to Give Users More Info for Their Commute

Exponentially growing their base of editors, Moovit is speeding up their delivery of real-time updates, cutting frustration over closures or station changes. The Israel-based transportation app Moovit, which aggregates public transit data for and from its users, helping them to plan the fastest routes to get where they are going, works with commuters to overcome […]

Israeli App Making Millions off Old Photos

An Israeli app has managed to near the top of the paid iPhone app list and take in millions of dollars. Photomyne, a startup in Bnei Brak, developed an app to scan old photos from albums and digitalize them for smartphone users. Photomyne was founded a year and a half ago by Nir Tsemah (the […]

Israelis Win International Surgical Robot Competition

Israeli researchers triumphed over 11 other international teams the 2016 Surgical Robotic Challenge in London with their robot for minimally invasive neurosurgery. The robot, intended for the removal of brain tumors of up to six centimeters (2.5 inches) in size, is operated through a small keyhole in the skull using laser irradiation and tumor extraction. The […]

Top 10 Reasons to Attend Data Natives Tel Aviv 2016

Are you inspired by data driven technologies? Do you rely on big data analytics to answer difficult business questions? Do you believe in the power of machine learning? Want to take a vacation to Tel Aviv, Israel? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then you will want to join Dataconomy Media at […]

Israeli Startup Tracks Memory Use to Catch Cybercrooks

The company’s latest product, which is already deployed in a set of tier-one banks and eCommerce customers, “differentiates between good users and criminal users, for situations where there is no historic data about these first time visitors,” said Avi Turgeman, the founder of Tel Aviv based BioCatch, a financial security tech firm. The company has […]