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Hareidi School Teaches Smartphone Apps

Hareidi women in Bnei Brak learn to create smartphone applications in a new course.Maayana Miskin, 11/13/2012, 7:24 PM

Report: A Third of 'Tallbacks' Racist, Hateful

A study said that a large number of the “talkbacks” on Israeli news and opinion sites are hateful, racist, and just plain mean.David Lev, 11/4/2012, 7:41 PM

SFI: International Students Speak About Israel

Students for Israel fights anti-Semitism on the Internet.Scott Krane, 10/9/2012, 9:23 PM

White House Targeted by Cyber Attack

The White House confirmed that it was targeted by a cyber-attack, many believe had originated from China. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/2/2012, 9:41 AM

Iran Surrenders to Internet, Restores Google

Iran restores access to Google after massive complaints of a shutdown the regime explained was due to cutting off YouTube. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/2/2012, 7:43 AM

British Jews Discuss Internet Dangers

Several thousand hareidi-religious men in Britain meet to discuss the dangers of the Internet.Maayana Miskin, 9/7/2012, 1:00 PM

Demand: Reveal Source of Anti-'Settler' Internet Abuse

Holocaust survivor’s children told to "go back to Germany" and hit with Nazi slurs. Rights org. calls to expose the attackers.Maayana Miskin, 8/31/2012, 10:31 AM

Talk of Military Attack May Be Cover for Cyber War on Iran

Daily chatter of a military attack on Iran may be a ruse to cover a cyber war that could knock out Iran’s nuclear program Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/15/2012, 4:00 PM

New: Web Providers Must Offer Obscenity Control

Law obligates internet providers to provide free tools for filtering obscene sites and content.Gil Ronen, 8/8/2012, 6:27 PM

'Gaza Hackers' Breach MK Yuli Edelstein's Website

The website of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs Minister Yuli Edelstein was hacked today.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/31/2012, 5:04 PM

Pedophile Roundup Exposes Dangers of Internet

A huge police roundup of a ring of pedophiles once again shows the dangers of unsupervised Internet, advises the National Fraud Unit. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/31/2012, 10:00 AM

Young European Rabbis Create Internet Forum

The founding conference of the Forum for Young Rabbis in Europe concludes with rabbis agreeing to hold internet conferences once a month.Elad Benari, 7/26/2012, 1:14 AM

eBay Docking in Israel

The giant eBay website is strengthening its operations in Israel, and its CEO will visit the Jewish state in September.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/4/2012, 9:45 PM

NYC Billboard Warns: 'Dear Jew: Shield Your Eyes!'

On the way to Manhattan, Ultra-Orthodox Jews warn: “Dear Jew: You are entering a dangerous place. Shield your eyes.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/18/2012, 5:44 AM

Satmar Rebbe – It’s Me or Your Smartphones!

Taking a hardline against the Internet, Rabbi Aaron Teitelbaum says no one with a smartphone can count themselves among his followers.Gabe Kahn, 5/31/2012, 6:09 PM

Hackers: PA Using Rights Organization as Intelligence Front

Hackers took over the official PA news website on Sunday and published a report on a file allegedly leaked from PA General Intelligence.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/28/2012, 6:18 PM

Oslo Negotiator Launches Online University for Israelis, Arabs

The "Yala Young Leaders" movement is launching the Internet’s first university for Israelis and Arabs across the Middle EastRachel Hirshfeld, 5/28/2012, 12:54 PM

Rights Groups Demand Google Stop Auto-Suggesting "Jew"

Mediators set to resolve dispute between Google and anti-racism groups who object to auto-complete feature suggesting "Jew." Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/24/2012, 2:51 PM

Mass US Rally Against 'Ravages of the Internet'

Tens of thousands attended a Hareidi-led rally promoting a 'war on technology' that threatens 'Jewish sanctity' at Citi Field.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2012, 4:44 PM

PA Minister Resigns Following Internet Restrictions

Palestinian Authority Minister of Communications, Mashour Abu Daqa, announced his resignation following the PA's censorship of websites. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/30/2012, 4:25 PM

Ultra-Orthodox Protest Dangers of Internet in NYC

Hareidi Orthodox leaders are organizing a rally in NYC to protest against the dangers of the Internet and modern digital technology. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/29/2012, 2:00 PM

Israel May Have Next ‘Instagram’

Israel’s “UppSite,” which allows web site content to become an app for mobile devices, may be the next “Instagram,” says Forbes.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/22/2012, 10:59 AM

Did Google Catch You on 'Candid Camera' Street View?

If Google’s roof-topped “candid camera” caught you on film the past six months, you might be seen at Sunday’s launch of "Street View.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/17/2012, 1:31 PM

Al Qaeda Threatens to Return to New York

A picture discovered on the Internet, alongside the words “Al Qaeda Coming Soon Again in New York” has caused alarm in New York Police Dept.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/4/2012, 12:40 PM

Amit Students Learn Safe Surfing

Students in the religious-Zionist Amit network learn Internet safety, create Torah-study train in honor of education day. Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2012, 11:49 AM

Sarkozy Promises Crackdown on Extremism

French president Nicolas Sarkozy announced a crackdown on extremism as police seek to learn if Mohammad Merah had accomplicesGabe Kahn., 3/22/2012, 4:32 PM

Knesset Approves Internet in Public Shelters

The Knesset approves preliminary reading of a bill that requires public shelters to include infrastructure for wireless internet access.Elad Benari, 3/20/2012, 4:12 AM

Iran Running Scared, Censors Internet

Iran’s Ayatollah, the country’s supreme leader, orders an Internet supervising agency, a sign of fears of the opposition.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/7/2012, 7:51 PM

Hacker Group ‘Anonymous’ Threatens AIPAC

Hackers: "We’re calling for an occupation of AIPAC and the destruction of their websites"; "Expect us or perish." Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/7/2012, 11:46 AM

Suicide Attempts Cause Facebook Controversy

Activists call to allow teachers greater Facebook freedom as two students attempt suicide over comments on site. Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2012, 1:32 PM

Police: Girls Tried to Commit Suicide Due to Cyber-bullying

Two teenage girls who were apparently trying to commit suicide were driven to a desperate act because of cyber-bullying, police said.David Lev, 3/1/2012, 2:08 PM

Phony Name Use on Internet Could Cost NIS 100,000

New law would fine internet impersonators up to NIS 100,000David Lev, 2/20/2012, 9:53 PM

IDF Visits Schools on Safe Internet Drive

A cadre of IDF officers visited Israel's schools to teach children about safe Internet usage for International Safe Internet Day.Gabe Kahn., 2/9/2012, 3:59 PM

Education Ministry: Children Should Not Use Social Networks

Education Ministry officials say parents need to monitor their children's web-use and protect them from online dangers.Gabe Kahn., 2/6/2012, 7:39 PM

Israeli Hacker Vows More Internet Raids

The Israeli hacker who goes by the nomme de guerre 'Hannibal' has vowed to release 100,000 more Arab Facebook credentials over the weekend.Gabe Kahn., 1/20/2012, 11:22 AM

Wikipedia to 'Go Dark' in Protest of US Legislation

Wikipedia's English-language sites will shut down for 24 hours on Wednesday to protest "destructive legislation" in Congress.Gabe Kahn., 1/17/2012, 10:15 PM

December 25 - Birthday of the WorldWideWeb

December 25 is the birthday of the Internet, created on December 25, 1990. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/25/2011, 9:41 AM

Kazakhstan Launches Israel’s Amos 5 Communications Satellite

Russia launched two satellites on Sunday, one of them carrying Israeli sophisticated communications systems. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/11/2011, 4:31 PM

Iran Blocks American 'Virtual Embassy'

Iran on Tuesday blocked a new website set up by the U.S. government that had been intended to act as a “virtual embassy.”David Lev, 12/8/2011, 8:03 PM

Internet Purchases Tax-Free

The Cabinet approves removing taxes on purchases of items costing up to $320 (1200 shekels) in order to promote competition. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2011, 3:17 PM

New Bill Targets Internet Users who Post Libelous Content

The Knesset approves the first reading of a bill that would revealing the information of an internet user who causes damage to another.Elad Benari, 11/29/2011, 5:16 AM

US Seizes Over 130 Internet Domains

Authorities say the domains were involved with content piracy and counterfeit goods.Gabe Kahn., 11/27/2011, 5:32 PM

Ramallah Blames Israel for Cyber Attack on PA Internet

Ramallah claims Israel may have been behind the crash of the PA's Internet system in Judea, Samaria and Gaza on Tuesday.Chana Ya'ar, 11/3/2011, 12:19 PM

Report: Syrian Government Blocking Internet

A group of Sweish hackers raided Syria's state telecom and discovered it is using US technology to block the Internet.Gabe Kahn., 10/25/2011, 6:14 PM

Legal Expert: 'Now No One Has Privacy'

Dr. Haim Shain of Sharei Mishpat College of Law tells A7 that Israel's population registry being compromised has serious consequences.Gabe Kahn., 10/24/2011, 7:29 PM

Researchers Claim Internet More Good Than Bad for Teens

Israeli researchers are finding that the Internet is playing a more positive role than a negative one in teenagers' lives.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/2/2011, 1:11 PM

First Dead Sea Scrolls Online

Five of the most important Dead Sea scrolls are now available, thanks to a joint Google-Israel Museum project. Gabe Kahn., 9/26/2011, 10:09 PM

The Battle for the Internet in Tripoli

A big Libyan rebel victory is restoration of the Internet. Users were greeted with a message of “emancipation from the rule of the tyrant. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/22/2011, 4:42 PM

Hareidi World: Internet Ban Backfired, Now What?

A new study shows an attempt to ban the Internet has backfired. Expert talks to Arutz Sheva about what may follow.Maayana Miskin, 8/14/2011, 10:15 PM

Jihadists Flood Web With Anti UK Messages

Following the riots that gripped the UK this week Jihadists have flooded the Internet with anti-British messages calling for more unrest.Gabe Kahn., 8/11/2011, 8:35 PM

‘Explorer 6’ Soon Just a Memory

Ten years ago this month, Internet Explorer 6 was a breakthrough. Now, it may be relegated to the hi-tech museum. , 8/7/2011, 7:09 AM

How Torah Can Save You from Clutches of Dangerous Internet Mouse

The computer mouse is a dangerous creature that can trap families into its clutches. Author Tzvi Fishman says the Torah can lead you to safety. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/13/2011, 3:51 PM

Bezeq Int'l Laying Underwater Internet Cable to Italy

Internet provider Bezeq International has completed installation of the first segment of an underwater cable to Italy.Chana Ya'ar, 7/6/2011, 6:26 PM

Terrorists in 'Country Club Prisons' Use Internet, Facebook

Hamas and Fatah terrorists are able to freely use the internet, thanks to the smartphones they smuggle into their cells, a report in Ma'ariv says.David Lev, 6/15/2011, 11:50 AM

Next Generation Internet Address Test Underway

A worldwide test of next generation Internet addresses under the IPv6 protocol is underway.Gabe Kahn., 6/9/2011, 8:59 PM

PA Blogger Arrested for Upsetting Muslim Facebook Readers

An anti-religious Palestinian Authority Arab student blogger has been arrested for upsetting Facebook readers with his posts against Islam.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2010, 5:01 PM

Diskin: International Internet Terrorism an Increasing Threat

Shabak Chief Yuval Diskin at First International Conference for Homeland Security in Tel Aviv: “Internet terrorism is growing, but can be fought.”Hillel Fendel, 11/1/2010, 2:54 PM