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Israeli device detects lethal homemade explosives

The ACRO-PET tester – ‘It’s for anybody who finds suspicious powder and goes ‘what is that?”In the era of global terrorism, one of the main problems facing security forces has been the inability to detect homemade bombs. Richard Reid, the …

Pentagon-level security for your laptop

An Israeli start-up has developed an innovative new credit-card sized security device that can provide Pentagon-level security to laptops when users access the Internet via hotspots, airports, and hotel rooms. The Yoggie Gatekeeper, developed by Yoggie Security Systems, is a …

Israeli startup Kasamba finds the path to knowledge

According to Kasamba, the path to knowledge they provide is a much more personal one than more established advice sites such as Yahoo Answers, Google Answers and Guru.com.Looking for a third generation clairvoyant, a how-to guide on becoming an astronaut, …

Israeli company offers security with a fingerprint

Children attending schools in places like Rome, Georgia can now buy their school lunches with their fingertips, thanks to a new biometric scanning technology developed by Israeli company, BioGuard Components and Technologies. Under the scheme introduced in September, schoolchildren attending …

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