Technology
Some of the entrepreneurs at UpWest Labs. Photo by Maki Oshiro.

What next? An Israeli company helps you figure it out

Qmarkets aims to help small and medium sized companies find out what comes next in business.”It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” That’s what baseball great Yogi Berra once said. Noam Danon of Israeli startup Qmarkets, disagrees. Thanks …

An end to luggage hell

A better way to wait for your luggage: Easy-2-Pick’s device beeps as your suitcase emerges onto the carousel at the airport.We’ve all been there: Just off a long, hot flight, you stand exhausted at a luggage carousel, pushing and shoving …

Meidan keeps your city’s water flowing [VIDEO]

Meidan keeps your city’s water flowing [VIDEO]

We profile what no-one can see: Yitzhak Meidan, managing director of Meidan Engineering and Computers.It looks like a video game, but its purpose is anything but child?s play. The Israeli company Meidan Engineering and Computers has invented a high-tech solution …

Israel’s LiveU opens up the broadcast field

With LiveU, users can create good quality videos that are good enough for commercial TV networks, at a much cheaper price.Thanks to services like YouTube, anybody today can get into the video business, broadcasting streaming video of family events and …

Israeli startups polish up for Boot Camp Ventures

Graduates of the Boot Camp include Argo Medical Technologies, an Israeli company that developed ReWalk, a walk restoration device for people with lower limb disabilities.American investors have faith in Israeli innovation: “Israel has a reputation. People in the US are …

Israeli startup promises a virtual OS – and real coexistence

Palestinian and Israeli employees from G.ho.st, at a company picnic near Jericho. Zvi Schreiber’s G.ho.st (the Global Hosted Operating System, pronounced “ghost”) provides users with a virtual operating system, where they can store files, write and save documents, surf the …

TruMedia, because in advertising every face counts

Looking at me, looking at you: TruMedia’s iCapture system measures the ROI of advertising dollars spent on billboards.It sounds like a scary concept for the public, but to ad agencies, Israel’s TruMedia is like a dream come true. Based on …