Israeli app to guide Olympics-goers through Rio streetsIsraeli app 'Moovit' guides tourists and locals alike along the safest routes to and between Olympic events.
E. coli infants recover, kibbutz under quarantineMinistry of Health quarantines Kibbutz after eight babies infected with E. coli intestinal bacteria.
Israeli app to guide Olympics-goers through Rio streetsIsraeli app Moovit to guide tourists and local residents at the Rio Olympic and Paralympics Games this summer.
New app: Embracing Israel's fallen heros all year roundFather of soldier who died during Operation Protective Edge launches new and unique app together with the Ministry of Defense.
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.
Four infants hospitalized due to E. coli outbreakAt least 8 babies from a Kibbutz near Gaza area were infected by the germ, believed transmitted from petting zoo.
Google gives $700K to Israeli disabilities technology initiativeMajor Google grant to Tikkun Olam Makers part of plans to improve lives of 250,000 people suffering from disabilities.
MKs call for Supreme Court to remove fluoride from water supplyFormer Health Minister German blasts water fluoridation plan, calling it a violation of citizens' rights.
Bad Booze: Health Ministry issues warningIsraeli officials discover alcoholic beverages containing dangerous ingredients that can cause seizures, nausea and vomiting.
What to do? Desalination found to cause fatal heart diseaseIsrael, world leader in desalination, is considering adding magnesium to solve the problem.
Israel prepares to defend against 'Anonymous' online attacksApril 7 has traditionally been a date for anti-Israel hackers to attack Israeli and Jewish websites.
Israeli scientists help identify deadly tilapia virusInternational scientists announce breakthrough in mystery of deadly virus killing off world fish supplies.
Israeli innovation could detect cancer, multiple sclerosisGroundbreaking new blood test, still in experimental phase, could save countless lives by detecting a variety of deadly diseases early on.
Israeli innovation could save countless stab victimsAs Israel battles knife-wielding Arab terrorists, Ariel University scientist makes discovery which could save thousands of lives worldwide.
Rio rabbi: OK to kill bugs on ShabbatZika virus leads Chabad envoy to declare mosquitos can be killed on Shabbat, for they threaten life.
PMW gets account frozen by YouTube, againYouTube freezes Palestinian Media Watch’s account after it exposed PA child-terror incitement.
Abortions down in IsraelWith abortion clinics in the United States closing at a record pace, abortions in Israel continue to drop sharply.
'Ransom' software hacks dozens of governmental computersA slew of computers throughout Israel were hacked, including four hospitals and many governmental institutions.
Qalandiya drama not the first Waze controversyWaze traffic app has gained global popularity, and with good cause - but recent drama in Qalandiya highlights potential pitfalls.
Waze denies app led soldiers into deadly Qalandiya gunbattleTraffic app hits back at accusations it was at fault for getting soldiers lost, say hapless troops didn't follow directions.
Israeli system revolutionizes parking garagesRobots transport cars through automated elevators to parking spots and position them perfectly.
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.
Health Ministry to provide preventative drug against HIVIn new pilot project, Health Ministry will include PREP, a preventative drug against HIV as part of HMO package.
Israel unveils first PET/MRI machine in the Middle EastIn the ongoing war against cancer and other deadly diseases, Israel's new PET/MRI machine will make early detection much easier.
Oracle purchases Israeli startup Ravello SystemsCloud application company Ravello Systems reportedly purchased for $500 million by Oracle.
Blood test for Alzheimers' coming soon?Researchers from Israel and Harvard propose testing a novel biomarker for cognitive aging and Alzheimer’s disease.
Research: Nearly all fresh chicken in Israel is contaminatedEgg and Poultry Board finds 93% of flocks infected with dangerous bacteria, risk is high as over 90% of chicken sold in Israel is fresh.
Introducing Holocaust testimony: The appHP 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.
Warning signs for Israeli hi-techOnce vaunted Israeli hi-tech sector now faces decline, as there are not enough computer science graduates to sustain growth.
Spit test could detect cancer in 10 minutesScientists develop new cancer test using drops of saliva which can detect the lethal disease in record time.
100 years later scientists prove Einstein's theorySame day scientists find gravitational waves predicted in theory of relativity, Hebrew University presents the original documents.
Scientists to unveil proof of Einstein's theory of relativityUS researchers expected to present at Montana U findings which could change how astronomers, physicists look at universe.
Looking for a mikveh? Use WazeReligious Ministry figures show nearly a million searches on app for the nearest ritual bath as new initiative helps 55,200 women.
Technion develops portable ultrasound for disaster zonesProbe will allow real-time imaging from portable machines, to serve disaster zones, terror attacks, and areas with no medical access.
Israeli software extends battery life in 150 million phonesPowerXtend makes battery last up to 20% longer when the most power-intensive applications are running.
Six infants reported dead in one weekSix babies die this week in tragic sequence mostly striking haredi communities. Learns causes of SIDS and how to avoid it.
Facebook app drains battery, slows down android phonesRecent studies show that the app and messenger app drain 20% of the battery life of android phones and slow down other apps by 15%.
Mainstream fields no longer relevant for next generationMany fields of higher education are irrelevant by themselves, and need to be supplemented or replaced by a focus on technology, says MK.
Columbia space shuttle remains arrive in IsraelOn loan from NASA, remains of space shuttle Columbia arrive on display at Ilan Ramon conference for Israel Space week.
Zika virus declared a global emergencyWHO, criticized for being asleep at the wheel on Zika like Ebola, snaps into action as Brazil reports 4,000 birth defects and virus spreads.
Zika vaccine may be ready this yearIf human testing successful, vaccine to be used during a public health emergency in October or November.
Zika virus spreading 'explosively' according to WHOScientists warn that it could take a decade to make a vaccine against the mosquito-borne virus
Israel 'pretty protected' from Zika infectionArutz Sheva speaks with Dr. Hagai Levine about Zika epidemic; he says virus stresses importance of investing in public health.
Honda seeks Israeli brains for smart carsGiant Japanese automaker scouting for Israeli start-ups that will help create a crash-free car.
Israeli-developed intelligent socks will help diabeticsHebrew U students aim to reduce foot ulcers by linking pressure-sensing socks to a smartphone app that informs patients of developing risk.
Take an eye breakWe all try to look after our bodies and personal hygiene - but how many people properly take care of their eyes?
Israeli doctors treat new disease, save Palestinian boy's lifeDoctors discover new disease that affects the offspring of relatives who marry each other, and go on to save Palestinian boy's life.
Sony purchases Israeli company for $212 millionSony has purchased Altair and aims to make headway in the 'Internet of Things' market by utilizing their innovative chip technology.
Apple raises the price of apps in IsraelApple hikes App Store prices in seven countries due to fluctuating currencies, including the Jewish state.
Netanyahu tastes newly developed fruit for Tu B'ShvatIsraeli agricultural breakthroughs in new improved fruits and vegetables put on display for the Jewish birthday of the trees.
Israeli hospital brings hope for ALS victimsNew research by Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital and BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics helps treat 90 percent of ALS cases tested.
Netanyahu meets HP president in DavosPM Netanyahu meets Hewlett Packard President and CEO Meg Whitman as he promotes Israeli economic interests at World Economic Forum.
Twitter returns after two-hour crashPopular social media site crashes Tuesday morning, leaving users across the world locked out of accounts.
Google paying for free special smartphone for disabled IsraelisSpecial smartphone that is operated with head movements and gestures – now given free of charge to every Israeli who needs it.
NBA providing highlight clips with Israeli appApp provides fans with customized in-game and post-game highlights in near real-time.
Israeli startups see record breaking exits salesIsrael startups sell for over $9.02 billion in 2015 making it the highest yearly amount of exit sales in the past decade.
70% of soldiers gain weight during their serviceKnesset Health Committee gathers forces from across country to fight obesity and diabetes as problem affects 15% of populace.