Innovation & Tech

AIDrop Israelis to present utopian design in London

Graduates of Shenkar College will feature their projects at the three-week event at Somerset House, including a system to drop supplies over disaster zones when road access is blocked, and speakers for the deaf and hard of hearing that translates sounds into visual textures and floor vibrations. The first London Design Biennale began on Wednesday, […]

September 7, 2016
Intel Haifa team sires Intel’s ‘fastest-ever’ processor

Shoshanna Solomon, Times of Israel Company says its 7th-generation chip is over 70% quicker than 5-year-old PC, promises longer-lasting battery and better security Intel Corp. announced Tuesday its most advanced, next-level processor, whose development was led by its facility in Haifa, Israel, with the promise of a double-digit rise in computer performance, longer battery life […]

September 2, 2016
NBA-Finals-Warriors-C_Horo-1-e1433932564723-635x357 US sports teams turn to Israeli tech

By Niv Elis, JPost They also presented new ways to foster communication between fans and athletes, teams or brands. Beyond being sports leagues, have you ever wondered what the NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB have in common? Here’s the answer: they all want to know how Israeli tech could change their businesses and help out […]

September 2, 2016
tetris-tel-aviv It’s a lockdown to a t-spin, for Tetris fans in Tel Aviv

The Tel Aviv municipality has created the an extremely large game of Tetris. The colourful puzzle is being played on the side of City Hall’s building and is controlled by two huge levers just outside of Rabin Square. Free to the public, the game was launched to mark the opening of the DLD Tel Aviv […]

August 31, 2016
722505001001499640360no Tel Aviv startup seeks to turn pubs into daytime work hubs

Membership in the off-site startup gives companies based in different parts of Israel the opportunity to hold meetings; ‘want to take advantage of that empty space and really transform it into something a lot more productive.’ A new Tel Aviv-based startup seeks to transform bars usually shuttered during the day into vibrant working spaces. Pub […]

August 29, 2016
cancer-cells-541954_1920-635x357 Tel Aviv University study may lead to melanoma cure

Shoshana Solomon, Times of Israel Israeli researchers have discovered how the skin cancer spreads and found ways to stop the metastatic process Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) say they have unraveled the metastatic mechanism of melanoma, the most aggressive of all skin cancers. According to a paper published Monday in the journal Nature Cell […]

August 23, 2016