Month: January 2019

Ground-breaking Israeli tech turns heads at Las Vegas

admin | Technology, | January 7, 2019

Source: No Camels Nearly three dozen Israeli startups are joining thousands of companies from around the world in Las Vegas this month to take part in the annual CES (International Consumer Electronics Show) conference, where…

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The 15 biggest acquisitions in Israeli history

admin | Technology, | January 7, 2019

By Brian Blum Israel wouldn’t have earned its reputation as the Startup Nation if some of the thousands of companies that have come out of this small country hadn’t earned big bucks for their investors.…

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Cars powered by water? You bet!

admin | Technology, | January 7, 2019

By Brian Blum Could cars someday run on water, not oil? Australian-Israeli startup Electriq-Global is giving a wet thumbs-up to a new fuel technology that extracts hydrogen from water and turns that hydrogen into electricity to power…

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Never get lost again!

admin | Uncategorized, | January 7, 2019

Source: CTech – CALCALIST We’ve all been there: trying to hold coffee in one hand, a mobile phone in the other, engage in conversation and navigate, all at the same time. Multitasking can be challenging,…

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New precision irrigation technology

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Advanced technologies to reduce water consumption: up to 30% with integrated smart irrigation systems November 25, 2018 During the first week of November, we visited the EIMA held for the 47th year in…

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A novel new ‘green’ preservative from the old yellow spice

admin | Uncategorized, | January 3, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri The microbial contamination of food has two major negative consequences Victor Rodov vrodov@agri.gov.il December 21, 2018 Why do we need “green” food preservatives? The microbial contamination of food has two major negative consequences. Microorganisms…

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The first robot that can select and pick sweet peppers

admin | Uncategorized, | January 3, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri December 9, 2018 SWEEPER’s main objective was to put the first generation greenhouse harvesting robots onto the market. Until now this has never been achieved and the aim was to ensure Europe’s leading…

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Soybeans resistant to roundworm

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: Evogene Evogene Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: EVGN), a leading biotechnology company developing novel products for life science markets & TMG – Tropical Melhoramento & Genética S/A, a leading plant breeding company aiming to develop genetic…

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First cell grown steaks – hooray!

admin | Agriculture, | January 3, 2019

Source: Aleph Farms Aleph Farms Ltd has kicked off the first cell-grown minute steak, delivering the full experience of meat with the appearance, shape, and texture of beef cuts. The food tech start-up’s new product demonstrates…

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Implanted organs made from patients’ own cells

admin | Medical, | January 3, 2019

Source: Israel21c Staff Regenerative medicine illustration by Valentina Kru Israeli researchers report that they have invented the first fully personalized tissue implant, engineered from a patient’s own materials and cells. The new technology makes it…

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