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

Gavish takes on a ‘mushrooming’ enterprise

Gavish-Galilee Bio Applications claims that its climate-controlled Morel mushrooms are virtually indistinguishable from the homegrown variety.If you’ve ever tasted one, then you’d know why people are crazy about them. The morel mushroom, that is. The morel flavor is rich and …

Israeli technology powers FBI’s counter-terrorism data system

ClearForest’s technology will draw patterns from terrorism-related intelligence collected from several sources into a centralized datamart that serves as part of the agency’s modernized Trilogy network. A system developed in Israel is powering a new counter-terrorism database within the United …

Mom and Pop software company beats the big boys

Despite its tiny size, Degel Software has provided software solutions and technical expertise to some big name companies looking for solutions in product development. When British company Electric Pocket wanted to update its popular BugMe! product from Palm OS to …

World’s smallest computing device developed

The Weizmann Institute design is considered a giant step in DNA computing.A year ago, researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science, unveiled a programmable molecular computing machine composed of enzymes and DNA molecules instead of silicon microchips. Now the team …