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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 …

A Fresh Approach to Weather: Ringing in the Rain

Her unique approach to a scientific problem led Prof. Hagit Messer-Yaron to harness cellphone signals for measuring rainfallCellphones can already take photos, surf the Net, and even measure heart rate. But how about using cellphone signals to measure rainfall? A …

Home networking – the easy, Israeli way

Service Shield automates setting up the home networks and broadband services that the everyday user finds so complicated.Home networks may have grown more complicated in the last few years, but the home user hasn’t grown any more technically competent. That’s …

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