Samsung to acquire Israeli smartphone camera company

Samsung reportedly signs $155 million deal to acquire Tel Aviv-based Corephotonics Ltd.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2019, 5:49 AM

Smartphones for kids? Not that smart after all…

In the US, every second child is exposed to pornography by the age of 8. Does anyone care?Elad Asulin, 10/8/2018, 1:12 PM

France bans smartphones from schools

France bans students from using smartphones, tablets, during school hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 10:30 AM

Bringing Bible study into the digital age

Herzog College in Gush Etzion develops interactive app to teach Bible to youth on their smartphones.Eliran Aharon, 7/15/2018, 6:51 PM

Can your smartphone case fly? This one can

Watch: The AEE Aviation Selfly is a flying smartphone case - the perfect pocket-sized drone. Just what you always wanted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2018, 10:21 AM

Israelis work with Google to stop cellphone hackers

New chip prevents cellphone hackers from attacking phone systems. Researcher says 'there's no way for a phone to detect it's under attack.'Uzi Baruch, 9/28/2017, 11:04 AM

Smartphones addiction and Elul

The often unnoticed yet acute damage which smartphone addiction causes needs to be considered and addressed.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 9/12/2017, 10:23 AM

Watch: Shabbat protest against store that sells smartphones

Haredi activists in Monsey, New York, demonstrate outside the house of a store owner who sells smartphones.Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2017, 11:43 AM

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8

New smartphone includes unique features such as a 6.3 inch large "infinity display" and dual cameras on the back.Gary Willig, 8/23/2017, 7:27 PM

Report: 30% of first graders use smartphones unsupervised

Education Ministry holds meeting to discuss solutions for students' access to unfiltered internet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 12:41 PM

Hamas hacks soldiers' phones by posing as women

Hamas terrorists hacked into dozens of Israeli combat soldiers’ cellphones by posing as attractive Israeli women on Facebook.JTA, 1/12/2017, 1:31 PM

Belzer Rebbe: Smartphone owners are 'hiding from the world'

The Belzer Rebbe reiterates his ban on smartphones, says they are worse than television.Gary Willig, 10/25/2016, 10:22 PM

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

Expert: 'Smartphone Culture' Killing Kids' Personalities

'Smartphone culture' hindering children from learning building blocks of communication, psychologist Dr. Michael Abulafia argues.Moshe Cohen, 7/16/2015, 9:21 AM

Would Esau Have Used a Smartphone?

Rabbi David Milston explains why smartphones are not allowed in his classes and links this to Jacob and Esau.Eliran Aharon, 7/15/2015, 11:22 AM

Iran Bans Smartphones for Officials Amid Espionage Fears

Iranian officials with access to classified information forbidden from using smartphones because of fears of espionage.Elad Benari, 6/14/2015, 5:41 AM

Has This Israeli Startup Invented a 'Sixth Sense'?

Israeli inventors reveal 'revolutionary' molecular sensor which could change the way we view the world around us.Tova Dvorin, 5/19/2014, 6:16 PM

IAF Pilots Jailed for Storing Sensitive Maps on Smartphones

Fourteen pilots court-martialed for storing documents, maps on smartphones; authorities stop potential for security breach.Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2014, 8:06 PM

New IDF App for Soldiers, Soldiers-to-Be

IDF unveils smartphone app that allows soldiers and soldiers-to-be to check their status or work on training, anytime, anywhere.Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 11:32 AM

Coming Soon: Smartphones for Haredi Community

A smartphone catering to the haredi community and approved by a rabbinical committee to launch in coming months. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/20/2013, 9:44 AM

Extremists Mount Anti-iPhone Campaign

Organization declares "war" on the practice of entering synagogues with smartphones.Gil Ronen, 12/29/2012, 9:13 PM

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

Disk-on-Key Inventor Unveils ‘See-Type’ Keyboard

The Israeli inventor of the Disk-on-Key has unveiled a new “smart keyboard” with a built-in screen to allow the user to see what is typed. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2012, 5:09 PM

Israeli Company Unveils New Medical Smartphone

Israeli company LifeWatch Technologies unveils the LifeWatch V, a medical smartphone that measures seven medical indexes.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/4/2012, 5:43 AM

Smart Phones Dumb for Privacy, Says Tel Aviv Univ. Study

New phones leave us with less privacy, especially in the public sector, warn Tel Aviv University researchers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/21/2012, 1:26 PM

IDF Warns Smartphone Apps May Be Security Threat

Smartphone apps may pose a security threat to the country, the IDF warns in a letter to soldiers and commanders., 5/9/2012, 5:52 PM

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphone

Samsung unveils new Galaxy S3 smartphone, featuring a 4.8 inch screen and many accessories.Elad Benari, 5/4/2012, 3:14 AM

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

Israel is 'the Best of the Best' When it Comes to Technology

Sony unveils its first smartphone, to arrive in Israel next month. "Israel is the second biggest market in terms of smartphones."Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/15/2012, 6:44 AM

Israeli Technology Enables Blind Typing on a Touchscreen

Inpris, a small Israeli company from Efrat, will change the way you type on your smartphones. All you need is intuition.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/6/2011, 6:44 AM