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What is a proxy server?

What is a proxy server?

What are proxy servers, and how do they function? Here's a quick explanation of what proxy servers do, and how to set them up.Sponsored Content, 28/01/2020 10:41
Jewish schools say computers in the classroom bring down costs

Jewish schools say computers in the classroom bring down costs

Embraced by low-tuition Jewish schools, ‘blended learning’ now catching on more widely.JTA, 18/03/2018 00:04
Watch: The children of today meet the technology of yesteryear

Watch: The children of today meet the technology of yesteryear

What do children raised in the age of the smartphone think of classic computer systems of the 1980s?Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2017 14:41
Haifa Team Takes Pride in New Intel Breakthrough

Haifa Team Takes Pride in New Intel Breakthrough

Intel announced a new family of Israel developed microprocessors that it says will double the performance of computers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2015 14:56
Dangerous Trojan Horse Virus Hits Israel

Dangerous Trojan Horse Virus Hits Israel

Trojan horse viruses on Facebook are among the top threats to Israeli computer users for November.Maayana Miskin, 05/12/2013 14:06
Pentagon to Boost Cyber Security Force

Pentagon to Boost Cyber Security Force

The US has approved an expansion of its cyber security force, in an effort to improve its ability to defend critical computer networks. Rachel Hirshfeld , 29/01/2013 03:15
Pro-Family MK's Name was Missing from Likud Ballot

Pro-Family MK's Name was Missing from Likud Ballot

Revenge of the "feminists" or technical oversight? MK Yulia Shamalov-Berkovich says she was robbed.Gil Ronen, 05/12/2012 23:43
Disk-on-Key Inventor Unveils ‘See-Type’ Keyboard

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, 29/08/2012 17:09
‘Muslim Messiah’ Cyber Attack on Iran

‘Muslim Messiah’ Cyber Attack on Iran

An Israeli security firm says an ongoing cyber attack aimed mainly at Iran uses Persian and is named after the “Muslim Messiah.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2012 22:13
‘Treat Anxiety with Computers instead of Drugs’

‘Treat Anxiety with Computers instead of Drugs’

Anxiety in children can be treated better by using computers instead of drugs, says a Tel Aviv University professor.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/06/2012 13:53
‘Flame’ Virus Aimed at Iranian-Russian Blueprints

‘Flame’ Virus Aimed at Iranian-Russian Blueprints

The “Flame” virus is 20 times bigger than Stuxnet and was aimed at stealing blueprints, presumably of nuclear facilities.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/06/2012 13:31
Intel Opens Computational Intelligence Center

Intel Opens Computational Intelligence Center

Collaborative project brings together experts from Haifa Technion and Hebrew University, with initial $15M 5-year budget.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 24/05/2012 17:46
Video: The Wearable Tablet Enlists to the IDF

Video: The Wearable Tablet Enlists to the IDF

The IDF has begun to acquire a new wearable computer tablet system that can be used in nearly any situation.Chana Ya'ar, 09/05/2012 14:44
Silicon Valley in Israel: Intel Launches New Chip

Silicon Valley in Israel: Intel Launches New Chip

Israel once again lives up to its name as the Middle East’s “Silicon Valley” as Intel-Israel launches its new 3G Ivy Bridge processor chip.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 24/04/2012 10:47
Iran Arrests Hacker of 3 Million Bank Accounts

Iran Arrests Hacker of 3 Million Bank Accounts

An Iranian who wanted to expose bank security flaws fled the country and proved his point, exposing 3 million bank accounts., 22/04/2012 08:12
Microsoft Opens ‘Windows’ on Israel

Microsoft Opens ‘Windows’ on Israel

Microsoft is increasing its focus on Israel and will send 25 of its senior officials to its Israel Research and Development center.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 01/04/2012 12:14
Intel Banks on Israel for Profit, Seeks Workers

Intel Banks on Israel for Profit, Seeks Workers

Intel Israel once again hangs out the “help wanted” sign as the company says the Israeli branch provides it with 40 percent of its profits.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 18/03/2012 15:36
Israel Leads in Defense against Cyber Attacks

Israel Leads in Defense against Cyber Attacks

Israel leads the world in cyber war defense. Cyber war can “hit a country without shooting a single bullet,” says Israel’s cyber adviser. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/01/2012 11:17
El Al Computer Failure Grounds Planes

El Al Computer Failure Grounds Planes

A computer systems failure temporarily grounded flights from two airlines Monday at Ben Gurion Int'l Airport -- but the cause is unknown.Chana Ya'ar, 30/01/2012 21:35
Round Two in Hacker War: El Al Site Attacked

Round Two in Hacker War: El Al Site Attacked

Hacker “OxOmar” strikes again, this time shutting down the El Al and Tel Aviv Stock Exchange sites, but trading not affected. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/01/2012 11:25
Saudi Hamas Man Gets 30 Months

Saudi Hamas Man Gets 30 Months

A Saudi-born man with Jordanian and Australian passports was sentenced to 30 months in prison for helping Hamas terrorists. Chana Ya'ar, 05/01/2012 16:04
Rocket Attacks Force Students to Study at Home

Rocket Attacks Force Students to Study at Home

The rocket attacks may have shut down the schools in southern Israel, but classes are still going on - through the internet.Elad Benari, 31/10/2011 04:15
‘Explorer 6’ Soon Just a Memory

‘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. , 07/08/2011 07:09
Approval for Digital Textbooks

Approval for Digital Textbooks

A law that would provide students with a digital alternative to standard textbooks is making its way through the Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 17/07/2011 18:04
Tech: Skating on Entropy

Tech: Skating on Entropy

Tomorrow's computers may utilize nano-magnetic processors and memory that allow them to butt heads with the second law of thermodynamics.Gabe Kahn., 08/07/2011 05:15
‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’ or a Prank?

‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’ or a Prank?

Hackers hit the US Senate web “just for kicks” shortly after the CIA director warned the US faces a ”cyber Pearl Harbor” if security is breached.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 14/06/2011 17:10
Super Tech Projects on Display

Super Tech Projects on Display

Students at the College of Management - Academic Studies showed off their high-tech prowess with some great ideas and inventions.David Lev, 10/06/2011 12:54
Anti-Israel 'Hacktivists' Strike

Anti-Israel 'Hacktivists' Strike

Once again, Israeli sites were invaded by Arab “hacktivists,” hackers who specialize in taking down Israeli sites to express their anger.David Lev, 07/03/2011 07:57
IDF Uses New Media

IDF Uses New Media

The IDF Spokespersons Unit explains at Herzliya Conference how it uses new media to make information accessible to everyone.Elad Benari, 10/02/2011 03:18