Month: October 2018

Why Israel is investing $24 million in its cyber-security industry

admin | Cyber/Security, | October 21, 2018

By Connor Forrest Recently, Israel announced that it would be investing 90 million shekels ($24 million) in its cyber-security industry, according to Reuters. As reported by the Times of Israel, Israel is largely regarded as the second…

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At the forefront of Israeli Cyber-security innovation

admin | Cyber/Security, | October 21, 2018

By Christopher Skroupa Zohar Rozenberg (Col. Ret.) is VP, Cyber Investments at Elron Electronic Industries. Zohar serves , as board Mmember of several companies and a member at R.D.C , Rafael Advanced Defence Systems’ commercialization arm, in…

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Israeli firms chosen to help NYC become the cyber-security ‘global leader’

admin | Cyber/Security, | October 21, 2018

By Shosanna Solomon SOSA, which matches startups with corporations, will set up a Global Cyber Center in Chelsea; JVP will run the city’s first international cyber-security investment hub in SoHo An illustration of SOSA’s Global…

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Transforming our approach to obesity

admin | Medical, | October 21, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman By 2025, one-third of the global adult population could be overweight or obese, leading to a range of serious diseases and conditions. Illustration by MarShot/ A drug that melts body fat…

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Artificial sweeteners are poisoning your gut!

admin | Medical, | October 21, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman Illustrative photo FDA-approved artificial sweeteners and sport supplements are toxic to digestive gut microbes, according to a new paper published in the journal Molecules by researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel…

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Novel bacterial gel treats fungal infections

admin | Medical, | October 21, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman Illustrative photo The incidence of fungal infections is rising due to factors such as the aging population, widespread use of antibiotics and possibly even global warming. Most people will experience a…

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Contact lenses for the nose …. to help you lose weight!!

admin | Medical, | October 21, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman A user of NozNoz nasal inserts. Some years ago, Adva Beck experienced an “aha” moment when she bit into her favorite fruit, a peach, and quickly discarded it because her stuffy…

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Israeli firms top TIME’S 50 ‘genius firms’ of 2018

admin | Medical, | October 21, 2018

Source: NoCamels Innovation News Three Israeli companies were among 50 ventures selected by TIME Magazine for its list of 50 “genius companies” for 2018 published and available in newsstands. It is the first annual “genius…

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Agritech company combines sensors and big data to ‘break ground’ worldwide

admin | Environment/Energy, | October 21, 2018

Source: NoCamels Innnovation News As a country made up of more than 60 percent desert and with little annual rainfall, Israel has over the years defied expectations to become a leader in water and precision agriculture tech,…

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Israeli firms make TIME’S 50 ‘genius companies’

admin | Uncategorized, | October 21, 2018

Source: NoCamels Innovation News Three Israeli companies were among 50 ventures selected by TIME Magazine for its list of 50 “genius companies” for 2018 published  and available in newsstands. It is the first annual “genius…

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