Planning A Holiday? Meet The Top Israeli Startups That Make Travel So Much Easier

Tablet Tecnology Background Planning A Holiday? Meet The Top Israeli Startups That Make Travel So Much Easier

By Betty Ilovici, NoCamels In the melting pot of tech and innovation that is Israel, the annual International Mediterranean Tourism Market expo recently showcased some of the Israeli leaders in digital transit and travel. Yes, there’s more to Israeli travel tech than the popular navigation app Waze, which sold to Google for $1.1 billion in 2013. Here are NoCamels’ […]

April 14, 2015
pom Pomegranate-date combo helps prevent heart attacks, Israeli study finds

Technion scientists say half a glass of pomegranate juice and 3 dates a day can protect arteries, reduce cholesterol buildup by 28% An Israeli study has linked regular consumption of pomegranate juice and dates to heart attack prevention. Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have found that half a glass of juice a day, […]

April 9, 2015
vineyard Israeli experts develop grapes that grow all year round

Researchers successfully grow existing variety of seedless grape during winter months, while other scientists develop method to limit height of towering date palms. Grapes in the winter? Apparently so. Using special pruning techniques and plastic sheeting to cover the vineyards, Israeli agriculturalists have come up with a way to “convince” grapes to ripen in the […]

April 8, 2015
icecream Ben And Jerry’s Sells Charoset-Flavored Ice Cream In Israel

Keeping kosher for Passover may be a little more bearable this year, at least in Israel. The mensches over at Ben and Jerry’s released a charoset-flavored ice cream that, thankfully, has all the credentials to be eaten over the Jewish holiday. For those who are unfamiliar, charoset is a traditional dish consumed at the Passover […]

April 1, 2015
CulturedMeat After first lab-grown burger, test-tube chicken is next on menu

(Reuters) – Two years after scientists cooked up the first test tube beef hamburger, researchers in Israel are working on an even trickier recipe: the world’s first lab-grown chicken. Professor Amit Gefen, a bioengineer at Tel Aviv University, has begun a year-long feasibility study into manufacturing chicken in a lab, funded by a non-profit group […]

March 13, 2015
WATCH: Americans Try Israeli Food For The First Time

In Buzzfeed‘s latest video, Americans try Israeli food for the first time. Ready to try more Israeli food? Well, now is your chance: Tel Aviv restaurants invite you into their kitchens for Open Restaurants 2015 from March 11-14. Tel Aviv is a culinary capital of the world, this March top restaurants will open their doors […]

March 10, 2015