Technology
Technology 2015 Exhibition at the Tel Aviv Convention Center. Photo by Benny Gam Zu Letova

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 …

Israel’s Affordy streamlines the netbook revolution

Affordy’s Linux-based operating system has a Windows “look and feel” that will appeal to Windows users who move over to the more affordable netbooks.   “Within a few minutes, users have a ready-to-go computer that they can start working with …

Websites that can tune into their customers

In just over a year, 30,000 clients in 191 countries have adopted Israeli company Kampyle’s feedback system, allowing them to discover what their customers really think.   Kampyle has come up with a solution to ensure that customers feel their …

iPhone home wherever you roam

The customizable iPhoneTrip from Israel means your ‘travel phone’ can hold GPS, translator software, restaurant and hotel advice and more, and you’ll never pay roaming fees again.   With the custom-made iPhoneTrip you have all the software, applications and information …

Free parking for NYC’s drivers?

How would you like a free parking spot in New York City? Two Israelis based in Manhattan could help you find a space with a new iPhone application.   Photo by Dan Wuh on Flickr. Parking at broken meters can …

Web content under the microscope

A new tool built by IBM Research in Israel and the European Union can help identify people, places and things in large collections of audio-visual content on the Web, even if they haven’t been tagged or indexed.   Making order …

Beat the traffic with Waze

Now taking on traffic jams across the US with its real time updates and maps, in Israel Waze has already proved it can shave precious minutes off your commute.   Photo courtesy of Moshe Shai/Flash90. Real-time updates for drivers on …

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