Technology
Israel’s core Kaltura team, from left: Leah Belsky, Naama Halevi, Eran Etam, Ron Yekutiel, Shay David and Michal Tsur Shalev.

Israeli, US companies team up for homeland security system

The SHARVIT gateway gathers data about the person seeking passage into a secured facility in real-time. Tadiran Electronic Systems has announced a strategic cooperation with biometric security innovator VeriTouch Ltd., based in New York City, to develop its SHARVIT sleeve …

Merril Lynch is bullish on Israel

The structure of the Israeli hi-tech industry makes it especially suitable to the trends now developing in the world hi-tech industry. Israel’s hi-tech sector is well-positioned to ride out the current global technology crisis, according to Ilana Treston, head of …

Revolutionary Israeli acne therapy approved for use in US

The ClearLight device’s high-intensity light excites the porphyrins, resulting in photodestruction of the acne bacteria without damaging the surrounding tissue or skin.U.S. teenagers and adults who suffer from acne are now able to benefit from a new Israeli-developed treatment using …

Israeli-made defense system to protect civilian airliners

The ground-to-air missile attack against the Arkia Airlines plane after it took off from Mombasa, Kenya, is expected to accelerate the development of a special Made in Israel electronic warfare defense system for civilian airliners. Sources said the system developed …

Israel on cutting edge of the nanotech revolution

Nanomolecules are sometimes known as ‘Buckyballs’ because they’re shaped like architect Buckminster Fuller’s geodesic dome.Good things come in small packages. And, in this case, they come in microscopic packages of one-millionth of a millimeter. This is nanoworld, where a DNA …