Monday, April 16, 2012
Google Street View in Israel to go online
Google's Street View in Israel will go online next week.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Israeli female scientist is top young researcher
JERUSALEM — She’s young, smart and aims to help treat life-threatening diseases.
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Hackers strike Israel again
An international group of pro-Palestinian hackers said they leaked the credit card details of thousands of Israelis in an escalation of cyber attacks. . .
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Palestinians say hackers hit Internet services
Hackers disrupted Palestinian Internet services in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Tuesday, the Palestinian telecoms minister said, alleging that a. . .
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Israeli mission to moon for Google contest demands appeal to local donors
Kfir Damari, Yonatan Winetraub and Yariv Bash were in Los Angeles last week in an effort to raise $10 million for the construction of a robot that. . .
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Apple removes free ‘Thirdintifada’ from App Store
Apple Inc. removed the Arabic-language "Thirdintifada" application from its App Store following a request from the Israeli government.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Google ordered to stop recommending anti-Semitic sites
A court in Buenos Aires has ordered Google to stop recommending anti-Semitic and racist websites to users. The injunction issued May 17 comes. . .
Monday, May 16, 2011
Mass graves database to go online
Information gleaned from Father Patrick Desbois' years-long search for mass Jewish graves in Eastern Europe will be made available on a database.. . .
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
JTA launches online archive with a quarter-million articles
JTA has launched a digital archive containing 250,000 articles dating from 1923. The JTA Jewish News Archive, which is searchable and free for the. . .
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
World Press Freedom Day: New technology’s threats and potential
Newspaper readers might notice an empty white space in place of front page stories in their favorite broadsheets and tabloids on Wednesday morning.. . .
Sunday, April 3, 2011
Facebook sued for $1 billion over Third Intifada page
Facebook and its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg are being sued for more than $1 billion for not immediately taking down a page calling for a Third. . .
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Israeli, Palestinian peace advocates connect online
A social networking site recently featured Israelis, Palestinians and others chatting together online about the crisis in Libya and its implications. . .
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Facebook removes Third Intifada page
Facebook has removed a page calling for a third Palestinian uprising against Israel, but a new one quickly took its place. Nearly 350,000 people had. . .
Monday, March 28, 2011
Facebook to monitor intifada page, won’t remove it
Facebook will monitor a page calling for a third Palestinian uprising against Israel but will not remove it. "Third Palestinian Intifada,". . .
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Remove intifada page, Edelstein asks Facebook’s Zuckerberg
An Israeli government minister has called on Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to remove a page calling for a third Palestinian intifada.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Grant contest will award Jewish day schools new classroom technology
Jewish day schools in the Los Angeles area have until April 1 to take part in a unique contest that will award grants of up to $25,000 for. . .
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Should frozen sperm be used to create posthumous grandchildren?
Last fall, 27-year-old Ohad Ben-Yaakov was injured in an accident at his part-time job, and he died after two weeks in a coma. Ben-Yaakov wasn’t. . .
Monday, March 21, 2011
Facebook purchases Israeli start-up
Facebook is purchasing its first Israeli company, a start-up called Snaptu. Facebook will pay an estimated $60 million to $70 million, according to. . .
Monday, March 14, 2011
Jewish digital media projects awarded grants
The Jewish New Media Innovation Fund has announced $500,000 in grants to nine digital media projects. The projects are designed to engage 18- to. . .
Monday, February 28, 2011
Orthodox grapple with ubiquity of Internet
For Josh, a Brooklyn computer technician who deals almost exclusively with a haredi Orthodox clientele, it was quite the conundrum: A man brings his. . .
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg obtains restraining order against alleged stalker
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has obtained a restraining order against Pradeep Manukonda, who allegedly stalked the billionaire and his family asking. . .
Friday, February 4, 2011
Jewish group claims Hamas hacked its website
The website of the Jewish People Policy Institute was hacked Thursday by a group that the institute claims is affiliated with Hamas. The JPPI, a. . .
Monday, January 31, 2011
Technion gets $5 million to develop a better battery
The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has given the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology a $5 million grant to further develop a. . .
Monday, January 24, 2011
Yad Vashem launches Farsi YouTube chanel
Yad Vashem has launched a YouTube channel in Farsi and an expanded version of its Farsi website. The Farsi YouTube channel launched Sunday contains. . .