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This illustration shows the DeOrbiter 1 microsatellite attached to a much larger communication satellite after the rendezvous and docking process, and pushing it to the "graveyard orbit."

Israeli anti-piracy system could be solution for U.S. software makers

Software companies are demanding more effective solutions to the loss of income from piracy.The problem of software and computer games piracy is growing proportionally to the proliferation of computers, with losses to software and games development companies reaching $15 billion …

Venture capital seekers encountering ‘Nablus effect’

Some venture capital investors are concerned about the effect of the conflict on the health of Israeli startups.Leaders of the Israeli venture capital community are hoping the country’s great technology will keep the pipeline of investment money coming despite the …

Indigo products boosting HP printer lineup

Indigo specializes in developing and manufacturing high-end digital printers for large commercial applications.Despite the downturn in Israeli high-tech over the past 18 months, digital printer manufacturer Indigo has positioned itself well to move to the forefront of its industry with …

Guarding corporate documents from the inside out

Alchemedia’s software is designed to protect sensitive documents from theft from inside companies, which is accounting for a rapidly rising share of information security losses.As corporations make more and more information accessible to more and more people, breaches of information …

New Israel Air Force Center to open in June

Israeli high-tech industries have benefited from technology transferred from the Air Force and other defense forces.The new Israel Air Force Center, part think-tank equivalent of the Rand Corp., part media, resource and history center, will open this June in Herzliya.The …

Israeli companies covering all the security bases

Israeli companies have a big stake in airport security along with a host of other security areas.Does that fellow sitting next to you on the plane look suspicious? What about that unattended suitcase in the airport waiting room? Should you …

American transplant moves up Weizmann ladder

Sam Safran (left) served as a graduate advisor to one of his research collaborators, Tsvi Tlusty.Prof. Sam Safran has had broad and rich experience in the academic world since moving to Israel from the United States more than a decade …