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From video dating to playing games

Israel’s Rounds isn’t the first video chat to work within Facebook, but the company claims to have the best interactive games and features. Dany Fishel and Ilan Leibovitch demonstrate the effects on their video chat program. Dany Fishel and Ilan …

Peel-on protection from cell phone radiation

A product from Israel deflects cell phone radiation from your body and claims to reduce electromagnetic exposure by 98 percent. The Cell La Vie film is applied to the front, back and sides of the iPhone with adhesive. Does radiation …

Israeli physicist wins US science medal

Haifa, Israel-born Tel Aviv University (TAU) Prof. (emeritus) Yakir Aharonov is one of only ten scientists who will receive the US National Medal of Science at the White House from President Barack Obama in a few weeks, for his outstanding …

Shop the US without leaving your chair

Sears, Macy’s and Bloomingdales are all on board with FiftyOne, the Israeli company that finally opened up American merchandise to the rest of the world, online. US retailer PacSun is just one of the brand name stores to sign up …

Movies to match your mood

Israel’s Jinni helps your computer understand mood and sentiment so you can find just the movie you’re looking for. Want a witty, feel-good movie about family relations? Then Jinni can help you find exactly what you want. We’re used to …

Crunching the numbers to reveal all

You need to know more than just what visitors do on your Internet site. That’s where Israel’s SiSense comes in, offering business intelligence for small operators. The SiSense database technology can be set up in days, if not hours. It …

Get your chipset for 4G in Israel

The chipset from Israel’s Altair will be at the heart of the 4G cellular revolution, enabling you to perform the same things on your mobile that you do at home. Altair hopes its new chipset will supply the telecom industry …

In space the costs are high, the rewards higher

Israel is kick starting a national space program with an $80m. injection of cash every year for the next five years. The goal: to create a thriving and lucrative civilian space industry. Photo taken by NASA Space – the next …

Changing the way we chat

Revolutionary new Israeli Videochats program means you can chat directly from Facebook, while Website owners can chat directly to customers and enhance sales. Through Videochats, shopping sites can reach out and communicate with customers in real time, offering help or …

Anti-bacterial textiles to save lives

The same bacteria that make your sweaty socks smell are responsible for some 1.7 million hospital-associated infections in the US alone. An Israeli antibacterial fabric may offer a solution. In hospitals, fabric bred bacteria gain a foothold through wounds or …

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