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  • Facebook acquires Israeli Face.com

    June 18, 2012 | 2:36 pm

    Facebook acquired an Israeli company that specializes in facial recognition software.

    The terms of the deal between Facebook and Face.com were not disclosed by either company, according to the New York Times, which reported the deal on Monday. 

    Face.com has been used by Facebook in the past two years for its “tag” feature in order to identify individuals across Facebook.

    The facial recognition technology used by Face.com is designed to identify individuals by their gender and age.

  • Ten Tweets to Avoid That Will Ruin Relationships

    By Tamara Shayne Kagel

    April 27, 2012 | 8:59 am

    I just read this New York Times article about people causing strife in relationships because of their twitter or status updates about situations that should probably be private.  All I can think is how stupid are these people?  Yes, we’ve all had the urge, but keep yourself in...

  • The Revolutionary Impact of the Technology Explosion Explained!!!!!

    By Rabbi John Rosove

    March 20, 2012 | 8:32 am

    Barcelona Media, an interdisciplinary center of research and innovation, hosted the Norman Lear USC Annenberg Center director Marty Kaplan to speak at its 10th anniversary celebration on March 6, 2012.

    A disclaimer – Marty is a dear friend, but I was under no obligation to post...

  • Israelis spend most time on social networking sites

    By JewishJournal.com

    June 10, 2011 | 1:05 pm

    Internet users in Israel spend more time on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter than anywhere else in the world, Social Times reports.

    Israelis spent an average of about 11 hours a month surfing social networking sites on the Internet, becoming the top ranking country...

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  • The intercontinental JConnector dreams big

    By Danielle Berrin

    April 17, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Just try to put Michal Taviv in a box -- she won't fit.

    She's a multinational citizen with passports from Israel and South Africa; she's at home in Pico-Robertson and comfortable traveling abroad; she's a double-degree business major who spends most of her time networking,...

  • Briefs: Three plead guilty in SoCal terror plot; Report says UCI acted properly

    December 20, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Three Plead Guilty in Terror Plot

    Three members of an Islamic terrorist cell who were on the verge of attacking the Israeli consulate, an El Al ticket counter and two synagogues, face up to 20 to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty in federal court to conspiring to levy war...

  • Generation Next—a new vision for the Jewish future

    By Esther D. Kustanowitz

    November 29, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    This speech, by writer/editor/blogger Esther D. Kustanowitz, was delivered at the 2007 General Assembly convened in Nashville by United Jewish Communities as part of the "Next Generation" plenary. At the plenary, a range of young Jewish and Israeli activists, bloggers, an...
  • Linked Out

    By Amy Klein

    October 4, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Today I received the 50th e-mail from someone I vaguely know, someone who isn't spam, but is spam of a different sort. "You are invited to join LinkedIn."

    LinkedIn.com, for those not in the know, is the social interface community Web site or whatever you call it for job hunters. Or...

  • Banking on web wisdom and webbish geography

    June 21, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    You may remember Dan Jacobs from his "A Sensitive Guy on the Road: Fifty Dates Across the States" project in 2004. The L.A. native and son of a rabbi is back again with a new whimsical idea: Avanoo.com (pronounced avenue). It's what he calls the world's first "community wisdom bank."...
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