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IBM sets up new lab in Israel

Alain Azagury is to be the director for IBM’s new STG lab in Israel.IBM’s enthusiasm for the technological talent and creativity of Israeli engineers received another boost this week after news that the multinational giant is forming a new Systems …

Tevel unites US angels with Israeli start-ups

Oren Fuerst: “The more Israeli companies we can help, the happier we will be.”When Udi Gordon, co-founder and CEO of Misgav-based Virtual Ports, began his search for investors in order to bring his medical technology company’s two FDA-approved surgical devices …

Israel’s Spikko makes phone calls free for all

Free of charge? Spikko hopes so.”Free is the future,” says Rubi Kizner the chief marketing manager from Spikko. But don’t take his word for it. Kizner says the recent article by Wired’s editor Chris Anderson on the importance of “free,” …

Israel’s MATE has got the picture

Security cameras are everywhere today – at the mall, in the parking lot, even on a downtown street. If you’re on the right side of the law, you probably breathe a sigh of relief when you see them. After all, …

Stream Control takes the pressure off water pipes

When water pressure builds in supply pipes, it stresses the system, causing leaks at pipe joints.With clean water in short supply in many parts of the world and aging water infrastructure in many large cities proving insufficient to meet demands, …

Cell phone tips off credit card fraud

Every two seconds another person becomes a victim of identity theft. No wonder identity theft is the greatest fear in the world, according to a global survey by Visa/Harris Polls. Losses mount up to several billions of dollars a year. …

Israeli honeycombs like sweets for the earth

PRS’ advanced polymer, Neoweb, creates instant roadways, doesn’t leach into groundwater, can withstand desert sun, winter cold, is earthquake resistant and allows for landscape regrowth.It was America’s secret weapon until the Gulf War. But when US troops went in to …

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