Technology
The war didn’t deter young techies from around the world to come to Tel Aviv for a hackathon.

A triple play for Israeli IPTV

The future of communications – Give me one bill – for video, voice, service and Internet. Throw in wireless and I’ll be happier.In the world of high tech, triple play is not related to baseball, but to IPTV (Internet Protocol …

A ‘liquid’ approach to identifying counterfeit drugs

CrossID’s chip-less solution, which contains no electronic parts or circuits, is an inexpensive alternative to RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology, a chip technology that is now being used as a means of tagging items.When you head off to the pharmacy …

Israel’s EPOS gets it down in writing

EPOS’s digital pen writes on any surface, and your words go straight into your word processing software – and it also doubles up as a wireless mouse. There is good news for people who are slow typists. Inputting text into …

US combat troops choose Israeli lightweight helmet

Rabintex’s Shachar Bernard: The R-ACH helmet is made of armored fiber, and its purpose is to bring to the market the best ballistic performance available but at a reduced weight.American combat soldiers in hot spots around the world will be …

Israeli researchers get a charge out of safe nano-battery

Prof. Menachem: At the same time as recharging faster, the way the battery is built works against flammability danger, making it safer as well.Over a recent 10-day period, laptop manufacturers Apple and Dell announced plans to recall nearly six million …