Technology
In 2013, Eran Geva and Itay Klein made an anti-paper airplane gun.

Rochester sees the picture in blue and white

Aliroo Ltd. – an Israeli company which provides secure e-mail service to health care providers – intends to move its U.S. headquarters from Houston to Rochester.A program that brought Israeli business executives to Rochester last week already has a payoff. …

Is your airport safe?

Rafi Sela doesn’t believe that a safe trip means a more expensive trip. And he is on a mission to make airline travel in the U.S. more secure, relaxed and leisurely – and less expensive. Sound impossible? Don’t put it …

Four-wheel drive for wheelchairs

The Galileo Wheel is a robust device that allows automatic back and forth conversation between wheel, track, and stair climbing configurations.An Israeli start-up has developed a wheelchair that could offer millions of severely disabled Americans a whole new experience of …

Welcome to the brain gym

Cognifit’s first commercial product for driver fitness, called Drivefit, was aimed at the elderly, but the most popular model has turned out to be a program for younger drivers, which is being used by major international driving schools.We all worry …

Seeing through lies

The heart of Nemesysco’s security-oriented technology is a signal-processing engine that is said to use more than 8,000 algorithms each time it analyzes an incoming voice waveform.It may sound like a joke from a secret agent television parody like Get …

Israeli technology enables images beamed from Mars

NASA scientists applaud the images from Mars beamed down by the explorer ‘Spirit’. (Photo: Reuters)Research by three scientists from the Haifa Technion made the transmission of video pictures from Mars by the NASA explorer “Spirit” possible, according to HP (Hewlett …

Angling for the security market

“I believe that the Corner Shot weapon system can be extremely beneficial in the global war on terror,” – Corner Shot co-founder Amos Golan.A tense SWAT team, masked and clad in body-armor cautiously sidles up to a decrepit urban warehouse …

Using a cellphone to monitor coronary disease

The Biolapis heart monitoring device won a silver medal in the medical category at the 52nd Global Exhibition for Technological Innovation held in Belgium last year. Someday we may not only be using our cellular telephones to communicate with our …

Holding Steady

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the researchers at Steadicopter Ltd. should feel very proud. The Israeli developers of a state-of-the-art pilotless helicopter were surprised last month to find its prototype had been stolen — presumably by someone …