Technology
Some of the entrepreneurs at UpWest Labs. Photo by Maki Oshiro.
Taking the Internet into the iPhone age

Taking the Internet into the iPhone age

Israeli startup Do@ aims to “app-ify” the mobile web so smartphone users can search across apps rather than generate an unwieldy list of links. The Internet has had a good run. More than two billion people are connected around the …

Israeli business incubator launches in China

Rapidly growing Israel-China link includes new industrial initiatives and a plan to teach Israel studies at Chinese universities. The industrial park in Wujin, Changzhou, has two Israeli businesses and more to come. “Israeli businessmen are clever, hardworking and serious — …

Israel’s top 45 greatest inventions of all time

A new exhibit pays homage to Israeli ingenuity behind gadgets like the Disk-on-Key, PillCam, solar windows and a space camera. Photo courtesy of Bloomfield Science Museum “Inventors for a Day” tap into their creative side at the Inventions, Inc. exhibition …

High-definition TV over low-cost Internet

Cut the cable, lose the satellite dish: ZiXi’s streaming Internet TV platform is better and cheaper, and it’s made in Israel. Zixi CEO Israel Drori. Disconnect those cables. Take those unsightly satellite dishes off your roof. Everything your TV needs …

NovoSpeech allows devices to ‘hear’ clearly

Despite technological advances, automatic speech recognition has lagged behind, but now an Israel company offers a better solution for phones, GPS and other devices. Drivers using GPS devices with voice input can find themselves in the wrong location if the …

Top trending news on your iPad

No more wading through websites: Israel’s popular HitPad app brings automated news curation to the iPad. Main view. Lacking the sort of briefing staff enjoyed by presidents and prime ministers, most of us can’t get our daily news without wading …