Technology
Israel’s core Kaltura team, from left: Leah Belsky, Naama Halevi, Eran Etam, Ron Yekutiel, Shay David and Michal Tsur Shalev.

US giant Autodesk looks to Israeli R&D

With one purchase already under its belt, US graphics giant Autodesk is scouring Israel for more technologies in an effort to take advantage of the country’s innovative R&D scene.   PlanPlatform’s core team: Iris Shor, Tal Weiss, and Jonathan Seroussi. …

Radiation warnings straight from your phone

An Israeli startup has developed a new iPhone application that lets you see how much radiation you’re exposed to from your mobile device. No wonder Apple doesn’t like it.   Photo courtesy of Yossi Zeliger/Flash90. Israelis queue up to buy …

Music sharing for a social networking age

A frustrated jogger searching for the lyrics to a song led to Tunewiki, a comprehensive, free and legal music sharing application for your cell phone.   Rani Cohen, founder of TuneWiki. iPods are nice, but music tends to be even …

Big brother IS watching

An Israeli startup has developed a potentially game-changing surveillance camera that can both monitor a panoramic field and zoom in on details.   Multiple high resolution zoomed windows taken with a single Adaptive Imaging camera. In the movie Enemy of …

Let the Web content roam free

Amobee hopes to enable content creators to survive today’s free Internet culture by providing their output in exchange for embedded advertising. Is this Google’s next acquisition?   Amobee: a backend telco-grade infrastructure for mobile operators. Web publishers worldwide are in …

Israeli company weaves new jobs into North Carolina

Israeli textile manufacturer Shalag will invest $17m. in a new plant and fly over to teach American workers the technology.   Galilee-based textile manufacturer Shalag is now building a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina. An Israeli textile company has …

Elevating your site a RankAbove

Using artificial intelligence an Israeli start up will analyze your blog or website and tell you how to optimize it to meet your sales or advertising goals.   Helping to get your site noticed: On the right – Mayer Reich, …

Is this the end of the iPhone?

More device than phone, the First Else is an all-Israeli challenge to the iPhone that promises to change the cell phone game and even potentially shift its center to Israel.   Designed from the ground up, the First Else could …

Sorting the bad guys from the good

Israel’s WeCu claims a 95 percent success rate for its new terrorist detection system that monitors reactions to visual stimuli at airports and checkpoints.   Taking a different approach to airport security: Ehud Givon, CEO of Israeli security detection company …