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Israel’s Vufone brings your cell phone on-line

“It’s all about putting your data in the cloud, allowing you to access it from any device:” Rafi Ton, CEO of NewACT. The days when cell phones were just for voice communication are long gone – but for all their …

Israeli appliance keeps your inbox safe from harm

PineApp’s ArchiveSeCure keeps a record of corporate email activity, allowing managers to reproduce records when required by law.Spam, that annoying accouterment to your inbox, isn’t just a nuisance – it can be downright dangerous, and not just for those who …

KeepMClose so your kids won’t get lost

Keeping kids safe: Merlin Entertainment Group is running field trials with KeepMClose at a European amusement park. Losing a child at an amusement park is a nerve-wracking experience, but up until now there is no perfect solution for keeping tabs …

When it comes to QA, trust to the crowd

When it comes to QA, trust to the crowd

“We sometimes find companies paying the testers even if they reject the bug in order to keep them involved,” Doron Reuveni, uTest’s co-founder and CEO.As head of a technology startup a few years ago, one of the most important components …

Pulling out the pistons for 100 miles to the gallon

Pulling out the pistons for 100 miles to the gallon

Agam Energy Systems’ new piston-less turbine engine could revolutionize the automotive industry. All the company needs is a strategic partner to shift it into high gear. Americans love their cars, and own more of them per capita than anywhere else …

Israel’s PokeTalk places your call – for free

The first 10 minutes are free: PokeTalk uses voice-over-IP to connect regular phones. Residents of the southern part of Israel in range of missiles from Gaza can now make phone calls up to 30 minutes to their friends and relatives …

Offering protection in the new cyber war

“Vigilance is the only way to prevent these attacks,” former black hat hacker David Allouch, CTO of AppliCure. While Hamas rockets disrupt Israeli life in the Negev, supporters of the terror group are fighting against Israel on another front – …

Israel’s CopperGate brings IP into your home

People watch more TV in a recession: David Baum, co-founder of CopperGate.The digital home is in, and that’s good news for Israeli company CopperGate Communications, which has recently reported “explosive global growth” despite the world’s poor economy. The company’s chip …