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FeaturedImage_2016-08-05_Israel21c_Moshe_Shoham_Hadas_Ziso 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 […]

August 11, 2016
shani-zimmerman-0804.jpg.824x0_q71_crop-scale Behind the Scenes with a Rising Israeli Fashion Star

The Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv, Israel, has become a fashion capital along with New York, Milan, London and Paris. And Israeli designer Shani Zimmerman has had something to do with helping to put it on the map. With 20,000 Instagram followers, features in Glamour and other glossies, and several successful collections under her […]

August 10, 2016
IG_Photo_151120_601 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 […]

August 10, 2016
brender_park-965x543 Touring a Century’s Stunning Tel Aviv Architecture

The spot where the British crossed the river is only one of a dozen hidden “corners” and stunning buildings off Tel Aviv’s beaten track south of the Yarkon. Those we present here begin across the road from 90 Ussishkin Street, where the Brits crossed onto the banks, move onto Shimon Hatarsi, and eventually end on […]

August 8, 2016
7117004684671640360no Knesset Launches Parliamentary Group to Expand Ties With Rwanda

Following Netanyahu’s whirlwind tour of east Africa, the Israeli Knesset has created a joint parliamentary committee with the Rwandan government to strengthen ties between the two countries; the committee will be headed by Israeli-Ethiopian MK Avraham Neguise. “Both Rwanda and Israel built themselves after horrors their people endured,” said MK Neguise at the opening ceremony. […]

August 8, 2016
3966706437 Israeli Science Teacher Invents Low-tech Water Treatment System

A simple rainwater utilization technique invented by a 63-year-old Jerusalemite science teacher is now flushing toilets at about 140 Israeli schools, three in the U.S. (watch that number rise), and is bringing potable water to schools in Kenya, where Amir Yechieli says the kids don’t only drink it during school, they take clean water home […]

August 7, 2016