Technology
The CyberSpark pavilion at a recent Cybertech conference.

Making the Web a safe place for your children to surf

‘This is the only technology that can prevent a 30-year-old pedophile from communicating with a 13-year-old boy on a community web site – i-Mature’s Matan Arazi.The statistics are enough to alarm any parent. According to a recent survey, one in …

Israeli mini-UAVs being used by US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan

The Skylark can be used for both military and homeland security applications including perimeter security, border and coastal surveillance, anti-terrorism surveillance and law enforcement.Israeli technology is helping US-led forces in Iraq and Afghanistan gather intelligence. Manufactued by Elbit, one of …

Israeli sound technology makes waves in the music business

‘Unlike a lot of the other things that happen in electronics, speakers don’t get better as they get smaller. In fact, they get worse.’ – Waves VP Paul BundschuhGilad Keren and Meir Shaashua were friends with a shared grievance. Keren, …

An Israeli lesson in animation

Anyone who’s ever dabbled in video animation with the hopes of one day becoming the next Walt Disney can be thankful for a secret superhero ally. AniBOOM, an Israel-based start-up has created a video-sharing site for user-generated Flash animation videos. …

Turning your cell phone into a top notch camera

Eyesquad’s proprietary lens design and image processing technologies make it possible for all objects from 10 cm. to infinity to be brought into focus automatically and simultaneously. It may not be too far off in the future when world-class photographers …

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