Israeli app to guide Olympics-goers through Rio streets

Israeli app 'Moovit' guides tourists and locals alike along the safest routes to and between Olympic events.JTA, 5/17/2016, 8:52 PM

E. coli infants recover, kibbutz under quarantine

Ministry of Health quarantines Kibbutz after eight babies infected with E. coli intestinal bacteria.Shoshana Miskin, 5/15/2016, 1:28 PM

Israeli app to guide Olympics-goers through Rio streets

Israeli app Moovit to guide tourists and local residents at the Rio Olympic and Paralympics Games this summer.JTA, 5/12/2016, 4:28 AM

New app: Embracing Israel's fallen heros all year round

Father of soldier who died during Operation Protective Edge launches new and unique app together with the Ministry of Defense.Kobi Finkler, Shoshana Miskin, 5/8/2016, 3:09 PM

New start-up measures the value of 'likes'

Exclusive interview: SquareTarget, the innovation of an American immigrant to Israel, helps businesses make the most of Instagram.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2016, 2:42 PM

Four infants hospitalized due to E. coli outbreak

At least 8 babies from a Kibbutz near Gaza area were infected by the germ, believed transmitted from petting zoo.Shoshana Miskin, 5/2/2016, 10:42 AM

Google gives $700K to Israeli disabilities technology initiative

Major Google grant to Tikkun Olam Makers part of plans to improve lives of 250,000 people suffering from disabilities.JTA, 4/14/2016, 2:25 PM

MKs call for Supreme Court to remove fluoride from water supply

Former Health Minister German blasts water fluoridation plan, calling it a violation of citizens' rights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 3:26 PM

Bad Booze: Health Ministry issues warning

Israeli officials discover alcoholic beverages containing dangerous ingredients that can cause seizures, nausea and vomiting.Shoshana Miskin, 4/10/2016, 5:59 PM

What to do? Desalination found to cause fatal heart disease

Israel, world leader in desalination, is considering adding magnesium to solve the problem.Hillel Fendel, 4/7/2016, 4:21 PM

Israel prepares to defend against 'Anonymous' online attacks

April 7 has traditionally been a date for anti-Israel hackers to attack Israeli and Jewish websites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 4:25 PM

Israeli scientists help identify deadly tilapia virus

International scientists announce breakthrough in mystery of deadly virus killing off world fish supplies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2016, 6:46 PM

Israeli innovation could detect cancer, multiple sclerosis

Groundbreaking new blood test, still in experimental phase, could save countless lives by detecting a variety of deadly diseases early on.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 1:05 PM

Israeli innovation could save countless stab victims

As Israel battles knife-wielding Arab terrorists, Ariel University scientist makes discovery which could save thousands of lives worldwide.Ari Soffer, 3/14/2016, 1:51 PM

Rio rabbi: OK to kill bugs on Shabbat

Zika virus leads Chabad envoy to declare mosquitos can be killed on Shabbat, for they threaten life.Gil Ronen, 3/8/2016, 3:45 AM

PMW gets account frozen by YouTube, again

YouTube freezes Palestinian Media Watch’s account after it exposed PA child-terror incitement.Shoshana Miskin, 3/6/2016, 4:35 PM

Abortions down in Israel

With abortion clinics in the United States closing at a record pace, abortions in Israel continue to drop sharply.Hillel Fendel, 3/6/2016, 3:53 PM

'Ransom' software hacks dozens of governmental computers

A slew of computers throughout Israel were hacked, including four hospitals and many governmental institutions.Shoshana Miskin, 3/3/2016, 10:54 PM

Qalandiya drama not the first Waze controversy

Waze traffic app has gained global popularity, and with good cause - but recent drama in Qalandiya highlights potential pitfalls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2016, 5:57 PM

Waze denies app led soldiers into deadly Qalandiya gunbattle

Traffic app hits back at accusations it was at fault for getting soldiers lost, say hapless troops didn't follow directions.Arutz Sheva, 3/1/2016, 3:18 PM

Israeli system revolutionizes parking garages

Robots transport cars through automated elevators to parking spots and position them perfectly.Gil Ronen, 2/28/2016, 9:29 PM

Netanyahu: Israel and Microsoft are 'a marriage made in heaven'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu meets Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, hails Israel's cooperation with the tech giant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2016, 5:12 AM

Health Ministry to provide preventative drug against HIV

In new pilot project, Health Ministry will include PREP, a preventative drug against HIV as part of HMO package.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 2:23 PM

Israel unveils first PET/MRI machine in the Middle East

In the ongoing war against cancer and other deadly diseases, Israel's new PET/MRI machine will make early detection much easier.Raphael Poch, 2/23/2016, 10:13 AM

Oracle purchases Israeli startup Ravello Systems

Cloud application company Ravello Systems reportedly purchased for $500 million by Oracle.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 1:44 AM

Blood test for Alzheimers' coming soon?

Researchers from Israel and Harvard propose testing a novel biomarker for cognitive aging and Alzheimer’s disease.Gil Ronen, 2/19/2016, 1:12 AM

Research: Nearly all fresh chicken in Israel is contaminated

Egg and Poultry Board finds 93% of flocks infected with dangerous bacteria, risk is high as over 90% of chicken sold in Israel is fresh.Ari Yashar, 2/17/2016, 11:14 AM

Introducing Holocaust testimony: The app

HP and Yad Vashem are teaming up to create an app that will provide easy global access to all of the documents in the Yad Vashem archives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 9:29 AM

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