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Electronic scrapbooking for babes of the digital age

Keeping your precious memories safe in an online environment: Shai Adler, CEO and founder of Keepaboo.Martha Stewart has popularized the craft of scrapbooking, and American men and women now enjoy making scrapbooks to treasure memories of their children. Snippets of …

Who’s the next Madonna? Ask the computer

Madonna on her 2006 Confessions Tour. Madonna was a local success in New York dance clubs before a talent scout spotted her.If Brian Epstein hadn’t spotted the Beatles at an obscure Liverpool club in 1961, we would probably never even …

Acco Festival resumes the stage with new mind-set

Cancelled at Sukkot for the first time in its 25-year history, the Israel Fringe Theater Festival at Acco has now been rescheduled for the Hanukah holiday break. Every year at Sukkot, a wonderful event takes place in Israel that most …

Turning our world into a stage [VIDEO]

Turning our world into a stage [VIDEO]

Building a mirror world – the team at plaYce.A high-speed car chase through the streets of London. A treasure hunt with friends in the Ivory Coast. A baseball tournament game at Yankees Stadium starring your favorite pitcher. Thanks to recent …

Israel’s mattress for kings and clergy

Hollandia’s beds offer customers a whole new experience in luxury. Pictured here: The Sphere, a bed designed for Hollandia by designer Karim Rashid.The “King of the Artichokes” becomes the “King of Beds” – this is what vendors from Jerusalem’s famous …

The new Israeli divas

Ayelet Zurer in Fugitive Pieces, by director Jeremy Podeswa.The recently concluded 24th Haifa International Film Festival marked the start of a new era in the Israeli film industry: The most hotly anticipated star, who arrived only at the conclusion of …

Find a gamer’s utopia in Israel’s Mytopia

Brother and sister team, Guy and Galia Ben-Artzi aim to make game development easier with their new online game site.When the addictive Scrabulous application disappeared from Facebook early this past summer due to copyright infringement, thousands of online gamers who’d …