Technology
AlgoValue cofounder and CEO Raphael Meyara, left, and cofounder and CFO Tsachi Hageg.

Israeli technology tracks down the loot

Swift-Find has partnered with UK auctioneers Gorringes. ‘This is the first time anyone has tried to provide a cross-category, global, online, real-time solution,’ says CEO Benny Arbel.How do you know that the iPod you are bidding on from eBay isn’t …

VeriFresh makes people stick out their tongues

The VeriFresh line of products – We’ve learned a tremendous amount about what dental hygienists care about, and we’ve developed products to really address those concerns.The first thing most people probably feel like doing after talking with Theodore Welt and …

Jerusalem investor goes Hollywood, with animation

The next Hollywood animated blockbuster of Lion King caliber just may hail from Jerusalem, a city that until now, has not exactly been on the map of international filmmaking. That, at least, is the hope of Erel Margalit, managing partner …

Ads underfoot

Eyeclick turns advertisements into interactive environments. If you thought there were commercials everywhere already, watch where you walk next time you go to the mall – they’re under your feet now too. Israeli company EyeClick combines rich media with motion …

Breaking the bad news the right way

MADAN C.N.C. is bringing instant notification to concerned families all over the world.Imagine this scenario. A foreign tourist visiting Disney World suffers a heart attack. He is taken to the nearest hospital, but is incoherent and is unable to supply …

Business is blooming for Israeli flowers

Israel’s average of 300 sunny days a year and relatively warm winter temperatures, especially in the Negev Desert, are excellent for growing summer flowers.High-technology know-how is fueling Israel’s ascendancy in the cut-flower industry, where export accounts for 90 percent of …

Akron, Ohio invests in Israeli technological incubator

The Targetetch incubator equips innovative startups with a vital catalyst for success.Just ten years ago, it was considered adventurous for American venture capital funds to back promising and innovative Israeli ideas in high tech – today, it is commonplace. On …

Israeli surveillance cameras help the US stay ‘vigilant’

Vigilant’s range of intelligent digital solutions are designed for a variety of different markets including airports, casinos, financial centers, prisons, town centers, and government or corporate buildings. When the New York Police Department decided to introduce a new intelligent digital …

Torino Olympics saved by Israeli snow-making technology

Barmad’s engineers installed their valves into the snow cannons and they stayed to supervise their non-stop operation. (Photo: AP)What if they gave a winter Olympics and there was no snow? That was the dilemma facing organizers of this winter’s Olympic …

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