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Warning signs for Israeli hi-tech

Once vaunted Israeli hi-tech sector now faces decline, as there are not enough computer science graduates to sustain growth.David Rosenberg, 2/15/2016, 6:11 PM

Spit test could detect cancer in 10 minutes

Scientists develop new cancer test using drops of saliva which can detect the lethal disease in record time.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 8:33 PM

100 years later scientists prove Einstein's theory

Same day scientists find gravitational waves predicted in theory of relativity, Hebrew University presents the original documents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 7:22 PM

Scientists to unveil proof of Einstein's theory of relativity

US researchers expected to present at Montana U findings which could change how astronomers, physicists look at universe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 9:13 AM

Looking for a mikveh? Use Waze

Religious Ministry figures show nearly a million searches on app for the nearest ritual bath as new initiative helps 55,200 women.Hezki Baruch, 2/10/2016, 1:02 PM

Technion develops portable ultrasound for disaster zones

Probe will allow real-time imaging from portable machines, to serve disaster zones, terror attacks, and areas with no medical access.Raphael Poch, 2/10/2016, 9:53 AM

Israeli software extends battery life in 150 million phones

PowerXtend makes battery last up to 20% longer when the most power-intensive applications are running.Gil Ronen, 2/9/2016, 9:38 PM

Six infants reported dead in one week

Six babies die this week in tragic sequence mostly striking haredi communities. Learns causes of SIDS and how to avoid it.Shoshana Miskin, 2/4/2016, 6:12 PM

Facebook app drains battery, slows down android phones

Recent studies show that the app and messenger app drain 20% of the battery life of android phones and slow down other apps by 15%.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 1:18 PM

Mainstream fields no longer relevant for next generation

Many fields of higher education are irrelevant by themselves, and need to be supplemented or replaced by a focus on technology, says MK.Benny Tocker, 2/3/2016, 9:01 AM

Columbia space shuttle remains arrive in Israel

On loan from NASA, remains of space shuttle Columbia arrive on display at Ilan Ramon conference for Israel Space week.Yoni Kempinski, 2/2/2016, 11:16 AM

Zika virus declared a global emergency

WHO, criticized for being asleep at the wheel on Zika like Ebola, snaps into action as Brazil reports 4,000 birth defects and virus spreads.Ari Yashar, 2/1/2016, 10:55 PM

Zika vaccine may be ready this year

If human testing successful, vaccine to be used during a public health emergency in October or November.Shoshana Miskin, 1/31/2016, 10:32 PM

Zika virus spreading 'explosively' according to WHO

Scientists warn that it could take a decade to make a vaccine against the mosquito-borne virusShoshana Miskin, 1/28/2016, 4:03 PM

Israel 'pretty protected' from Zika infection

Arutz Sheva speaks with Dr. Hagai Levine about Zika epidemic; he says virus stresses importance of investing in public health.Eliran Baruch, 1/28/2016, 7:42 AM

Honda seeks Israeli brains for smart cars

Giant Japanese automaker scouting for Israeli start-ups that will help create a crash-free car.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2016, 10:20 PM

Israeli-developed intelligent socks will help diabetics

Hebrew U students aim to reduce foot ulcers by linking pressure-sensing socks to a smartphone app that informs patients of developing risk.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2016, 8:39 PM

Take an eye break

We all try to look after our bodies and personal hygiene - but how many people properly take care of their eyes?Promotional Content, 1/27/2016, 7:18 PM

Israeli doctors treat new disease, save Palestinian boy's life

Doctors discover new disease that affects the offspring of relatives who marry each other, and go on to save Palestinian boy's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 1:46 PM

Sony purchases Israeli company for $212 million

Sony has purchased Altair and aims to make headway in the 'Internet of Things' market by utilizing their innovative chip technology.Shimon Cohen, 1/27/2016, 8:36 AM

Apple raises the price of apps in Israel

Apple hikes App Store prices in seven countries due to fluctuating currencies, including the Jewish state.Shoshana Miskin, 1/24/2016, 10:31 PM

Netanyahu tastes newly developed fruit for Tu B'Shvat

Israeli agricultural breakthroughs in new improved fruits and vegetables put on display for the Jewish birthday of the trees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2016, 5:54 PM

Israeli hospital brings hope for ALS victims

New research by Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital and BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics helps treat 90 percent of ALS cases tested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2016, 8:42 AM

Netanyahu meets HP president in Davos

PM Netanyahu meets Hewlett Packard President and CEO Meg Whitman as he promotes Israeli economic interests at World Economic Forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2016, 12:13 AM

Twitter returns after two-hour crash

Popular social media site crashes Tuesday morning, leaving users across the world locked out of accounts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 11:39 AM

Google paying for free special smartphone for disabled Israelis

Special smartphone that is operated with head movements and gestures – now given free of charge to every Israeli who needs it.Gil Ronen, 1/17/2016, 4:58 PM

NBA providing highlight clips with Israeli app

App provides fans with customized in-game and post-game highlights in near real-time.Gil Ronen, 1/17/2016, 4:17 PM

Israeli startups see record breaking exits sales

Israel startups sell for over $9.02 billion in 2015 making it the highest yearly amount of exit sales in the past decade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2016, 11:16 AM

70% of soldiers gain weight during their service

Knesset Health Committee gathers forces from across country to fight obesity and diabetes as problem affects 15% of populace.Ido Ben Porat, 1/12/2016, 1:18 PM

Israeli device to take off for Jupiter

Weizmann Institute scientists plan to take part in international research launch to giant planet in 2022.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2016, 8:05 PM

90 Israeli companies woo investors at Beijing conference

Economic conference was an initiative to strengthen economic cooperation between Israel and China.Shoshana Miskin, 1/11/2016, 2:30 PM

Israeli researchers offer some hope for HIV carriers

Hebrew University scientists’ research yields good first results.Shoshana Miskin, 1/11/2016, 1:09 PM

UK says any alcohol can cause cancer

Can that drink kill you? In biggest public health policy change in 20 years, recommended intake cut for men by half, for women by a third.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2016, 12:13 PM

Specialist discusses breakthrough in avoiding cancer

Head of Shaare Tzedek's Liver Unit analyzes new research, showing that aspirin can prevent cancer and heart disease.Eliran Aharon, 1/7/2016, 6:13 PM

It's here: Netflix arrives in Israel

In a much anticipated and long awaited move, popular video streaming service is made available in Israel.Elad Benari, 1/7/2016, 4:45 AM

BDS fails again: Israeli isolation tent battles disease globally

When an infectious pandemic hits, dozens of countries turn to the IsoArk biological isolation units.Gil Ronen, 1/6/2016, 10:16 PM

Chinese giant Macrolink pulls out of deal to buy Clal

Following abnormal regulatory complications, Chinese business giant pulls out of deal, but is still looking for other Israeli investments.Ido Ben Porat, 1/6/2016, 3:54 PM

WhatsApp malfunctions

Many users reported problems in sending and receiving messages with the popular application.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2015, 8:36 PM

Israeli company exports life saving green materials to the EU

Simply Green begins selling shockpads with synthetic grass overlay for EU countries to use in playgrounds, while capitalizing on recycling.Raphael Poch, 12/30/2015, 7:23 AM

Facebook mutiny against 'evil' app

New app enables user to send text messages anonymously without being traced. Will it be used to abuse and humiliate? Don't rush to download.Gil Ronen, 12/29/2015, 4:01 PM

Israeli white noise gadget cancels out snoring noise

New Israeli invention broadcasts real-time sound wave based on principle of destructive interference. Start-up raises $200K.Gil Ronen, 12/27/2015, 5:38 PM

YU professor pioneers nanoparticle research

Dr. Fredy Zypman working on ways to better understand charge distribution, in study that could revolutionize medicine, electric cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2015, 10:41 PM

Trouble remembering to drink? Try smart bottle-caps

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets with co-founder of Water.IO - a combined water bottle-smartphone app which alerts users when they need to drink.Yoni Kempinski, 12/21/2015, 7:19 PM

Too good to be true: A non-dairy and non-soy baby formula

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets with CEO of INDI, an Israeli company developing world's first alternative vegetable-based baby formula.Yoni Kempinski, 12/21/2015, 4:52 PM

Forget BDS: Large corporations look to Israel for Innovation

Creating meetups between multinational corporations and Israeli startups is how the startup nation will grow on an international level.Raphael Poch, 12/21/2015, 3:45 AM

Coming soon: Physician Assistants

Israel's medical system to branch out beyond doctors and nurses in response to emergency room overcrowding.Tova Dvorin, 12/20/2015, 9:45 PM

Is the next Google being developed in Israel?

Experts disagree as to whether the tech world in Israel is capable of maturing to the level where a tech giant such as Google can exist.Raphael Poch, 12/15/2015, 3:16 AM

High blood pressure is a 'silent killer' - how do we avoid it?

Dr. Yoav Luria, head of the liver unit at the Shaare Zedek Hospital, with some tips on how we can avoid hypertension.Eliran Aharon, 12/15/2015, 1:12 AM

The positive side of brain drain

Israelis working abroad have become so ubiquitous that hi-tech companies can communicate in Hebrew.Yoni Kempinski, 12/9/2015, 7:54 AM

Sufganiyot are great - but where do we draw the line?

Family physician Dr. Reuven Dressler explains how parents can have their children enjoy Hanukkah without gaining too much weight.Eliran Aharon, 12/9/2015, 1:14 AM

Israeli video texting App champions deaf community

Israeli app wins prestigious TDI award with Microsoft, Google; Glide recognized for work with hearing-impaired community.Raphael Poch, 12/8/2015, 4:02 PM

Is our antibiotics addiction killing us?

By taking unnecessary antibiotics and eating food filled with it, humanity is writing its own death warrant, claims recent report.Raphael Poch, 12/7/2015, 2:59 PM

Has an Israeli firm solved global warming?

Israeli company is developing technology to recycle CO2 back into fuel, giving industries a financial incentive to protect the environment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 7:21 AM

How to have a healthy as well as happy Hannukah

Susie Fishbein discusses some cooking tips and tricks to keep everyone happy while eating healthy on the holiday.Raphael Poch, 12/1/2015, 5:54 PM

Beware: Carcinogenic pacifier

Ministry of Economics warns the public against use of a certain batch of yellow Gumex pure latex pacifiers.Michal Levy, 11/30/2015, 5:49 PM

Israeli corporation makes it big in Singapore

First Israeli company to go public in Singapore dedicated to - you guessed it - helping create startups.Raphael Poch, 11/30/2015, 4:36 PM

Only in Israel: 'The Great Startup Race'

Israel set to host biggest contest for startups in its history, as investments grow from 2.2 billion, to over 5 billion dollars.Raphael Poch, 11/29/2015, 5:12 PM