Technology
FeeX cofounders Uri Levine, left, Eyal Halahmi, Yoav Zurel and David Weisz.

A ‘black box’ to prevent data disasters

Keeping your data safe: Axanna’s black box for corporate data.On an airplane, the black box is one of the most essential pieces of equipment. In the event of an accident, it records all the facts investigators need to understand what …

Harnessing the urban wind

Harnessing the urban wind

Up on the roof: Israeli company Sovna has found a whole new use for city rooftops. Israeli start up Sovna has developed a novel way to harvest clean electricity by putting wind turbines on top of skyscrapers. The one-year old …

A little glooq goes a long way in building brands

As the recession hits marketing budgets, Elad Schneor, founder and CEO of Revolutionare, believes that interest in glooq will continue to grow.Marketing and advertising budgets have tanked in the United States, but an Israeli company is throwing out a lifeline. …

A walk – and drive – down electric avenue

An Israeli company has built a technology that can harvest energy generated by cars driving down a road and pedestrians walking through subways. Eddy Grant’s song Electric Avenue has come to life: An Israeli company Innowattech has built a technology …

Israel’s Explay helps you see the big picture

Today, you can store pictures, video clips, and documents in your cellular phone, but you can’t make full use of them without a companion handheld or embedded projection device. That will soon change, thanks to an Israeli company’s recently unveiled …

Israel’s nanotech industry takes off

Israel’s nanotech industry takes off

Bionic noses used as bomb sniffers. Mini-medical submarines that deliver drugs to individual cancer cells in your body. Tiny chemical laboratories on a chip to monitor water pollution. Self-cleaning materials that mimic a bird’s feathers. Sunscreen that doesn’t soak into …

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