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Top 10 iPhone apps from Israel

Want to find the best fettuccine in town? Make free calls? Translate your tweets? There’s a blue-and-white app for all that, and more. We give you the best of Israel’s iPhone apps. Whether you’re looking for something healthy to eat …

Cloud cover: Israel’s top eight cloud computing firms

As services and applications increasingly move from in-house servers to the Internet, Israeli companies are helping to seed the worldwide cloud revolution. Photo by Chen Leopold/Flash90. As the computing world goes online, Israeli companies are playing a key role in …

Cracking crimes with a new DNA technique

A new invention from Israeli scientists looks deeper into DNA to show with certainty whether or not a suspect was at the scene of a crime. By examining the unique elements that make up a person’s DNA, Israeli scientists have …

The latest in high-tech security – a mouse

Forget X-ray body scanners and sniffer dogs, Israel’s Bioexplorers has developed a foolproof system for security agencies to detect explosives, by using mice. If the mice sniff explosives or drugs they move into another chamber, setting off an alarm. Israeli …

What next for Answers.com?

Acquisition of the world’s most popular Q&A site by Summit Partners will further fuel the website’s quest to become the ultimate destination for answers. Twelve years of answering reader’s questions, has made Answers.com the 22nd most popular site on the …

Catching bad drivers with your iPhone

Catching bad drivers with your iPhone

Dangerous drivers are getting their just desserts thanks to a new iPhone application developed in Israel that enables users to record and report offensive driving. Photo by AbirSultan/Flash 90. Zemingo hopes its technology will reduce the number of road accidents …

Intel invests $2.7 billion in its Israeli chip facility

The 22-nanometer technology that promises to make computers faster, smaller and lighter is coming out of an Intel Israel plant in Kiryat Gat. Intel Israel’s Kiryat Gat chip manufacturing facility. In an unstable business environment, where US companies are scaling …

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