Internet of Things will be a backbone of Israeli tech, says expert

The-Internet-of-Things Internet of Things will be a backbone of Israeli tech, says expert

By David Shamah, Times of Israel Israel is well-positioned to become an important center of IoT development, says Shlomo Gradman The “Internet of Things” (IoT) has set the tech world abuzz as the new Next Big Thing, and everyone – from the software developers to the user interface designers – is rushing to claim their […]

May 14, 2015
Heidi Klum Is The Next Celebrity Making A Career Change In New Wix Campaign

By Jeff Beer, Co.Create Web services brand continues its Super Bowl theme of weirdly awesome celebrity small business ideas. During the Super Bowl, many consumers met web services brand Wix for the first time. To get its message about helping small business owners build a professional web presence across loud and clear, the brand enlisted […]

May 13, 2015
hummus-635x357 Hummus map shows off Israeli tech, and taste

By David Shamah, Times of Israel Tech wunderkind Ben Lang’s latest project celebrates a day dedicated to Israel’s favorite food – and the country’s technology Fans of hummus, the Middle Eastern chickpea-based dip, as well as fans of Israeli tech, have something to celebrate Wednesday when “International Hummus Day” is held around the world. Don’t […]

May 13, 2015
On-the-trail-e1392662698562-635x357 Google Street View to map Israel Trail

The search engine giant’s mapping technology is undertaking its biggest single project ever TEL AVIV (JTA) — Google Street View will photograph the length of the Israel Trail, a hiking route that runs from the nation’s northern to southern ends. A feature of Google Maps that merges photographs to provide a street-level view of locations […]

May 12, 2015
ontario-635x357 Israel and Ontario extend joint R&D program

By Niv Elis, Jerusalem Post “There’s huge human talent potential in Ontario in every area,” visiting minister from Canadian province says. The Chief Scientist’s Office in the Economy Ministry and Ontario’s Minister of Research and Innovation Reza Moridi extended a 10-year strong Ontario-Israel Collaboration Program for another five years on Sunday, bringing the cumulative value […]

May 12, 2015
prees_relminda-635x357 OurCrowd invests in Israeli ‘helmet’ to diagnose Parkinson’s

By David Shamah, Times of Israel. Crowdfunder hails technology as a breakthrough; able to detect early signs of neurological diseases, sports injuries To celebrate Israel’s 67th birthday, Israeli crowdfunding platform OurCrowd announced its 67th investment in ElMindA, which has developed the world’s first FDA-approved neural functional assessment tool to visualize serious brain trauma and illnesses. […]

May 11, 2015