Technology

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 …

Israeli nanomaterial more powerful than a locomotive

The diameter of the nanoparticles is on the order of 100 nm (about a thousand times smaller than the diameter of a human hair). Israeli nanotechnology pioneers ApNano Materials have developed a nanoparticle that is one of the most shock-resistant …

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