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New Israeli App: Embracing Israel’s Fallen Heros All Year Round

The Ministry of Defense’s Department of Families and Commemoration (DFC) broadened its technological means and launched on Sunday a new and unique application which coordinates the hundreds of existing memorial events for bereaved families in memory of Israel’s fallen soldiers. The idea for the application came from Ofer Mendelovich, father of Golani Staff Sergeant Oz(…)

High Tech Hagaddah by Technion-Israel Institute Of Technology Telling Passover Story In A Brand New Way

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology tells the Passover story in a very new way… Technion where miracles are brought to life!   LEAVE A NOTE Related Posts: The Passover Story Of The Four Sons… G-dcast Style! Nearly Half Of The High-Tech Entrepreneurs In Israel Served In One Of The IDF Technological Units Wierd Video Wishes “Shana(…)

Hebrew Haggadah Decorated With Illustrations Made By Children

In Israel today, there are over 10,000 infants, children and adolescents who have been removed from their homes by the welfare authorities. They live in 90 residential group homes around the country. Yeladim – Fair  Chance for Children was founded as a volunteer association devoted to activities that provide these children with similar opportunities to(…)

New Israeli Software Locates The Words “Knife” And “Jew” On Social Media

TECH Social media is serving as a main source of incitement for the ongoing terrorist attacks in Israel. Several hashtags such as “The Third Intifada,” “The Jerusalem Intifada,” “The Knife Intifada,” “Poison the Knife before You Stab,” and “Slaughtering the Jews,” were launched in social media in Arabic to spread propaganda praising and encouraging attacks.(…)

Panicked Parisians Turn To Facebook Made-In-Israel Tech

TECH   In the wake of the Paris terror attacks, Israeli technology did its bit to help reassure the panicked citizens of Paris that their loved ones were safe. “During the 24 hours after the terror attack, 4.1 million people checked in with friends and relatives using Facebook Safety Check, a technology developed by Facebook Israel’s(…)

Kaparot App For The Eve Of Yom Kippur [iPhone App]

Tefilat Kaparot is a Jewish ritual practiced by some Jews on the eve of Yom Kippur. The person swings a live chicken or a bundle of coins over one’s head three times, symbolically transferring one’s sins to the chicken or coins. The chicken is then slaughtered and donated to the poor for consumption at the pre-fast meal. In this application you’ll find(…)

Samaria Community (Shomron, Israel) To Track Residents Remotely

 TECH  A pilot program in the Beit Aryeh community in Samaria will see 150 residents equipped with a new tracking device, in case of kidnapping. A new pilot program in the Beit Aryeh community in Samaria will see 150 residents, many of them teens and young adults, equipped with a new tracking device. The devices,(…)

Send A Prayer To The Western Wall And It Will Be Placed In Between The Stones

@TheKotel app  is your direct channel to the Almighty G-d. With it you can easily and quickly send a prayer to the Western Wall (also known as “The Kotel“ or the “Wailing Wall” ) and it will be placed in between the stones. Your faith or geographical location does not matter – Holy Jerusalem is(…)

Photographing The Israel National Trail Using Google Street View Technology

Over the next three months, SPNI’s Youth Volunteers will hike the 1,100 km Israel National Trail with Google Street View Trekker cameras –  the longest hiking trail photographed to Google Maps and the first stretching the length of an entire country. Google Street View Trekker camera on the Israel Trail (Photo credit: Menachem Reiss) The(…)

Free Virtual Gragger For Purim [iPhone App]

So that you can pull a gragger out of your pocket every time you hear evil Haman’s name, there is a virtual gragger for your iPhone. The Purim Gragger application gives you a choice between two graggers, one from plastic and one from wood. Twirl your iPhone and the speed and intensity of your twirling will(…)

Missile Alert System – A New iPhone Apps – Unfortunately Still Needed

Israeli developers have created already few apps to track rockets and help Israelis quickly find the nearest bomb shelters. The first one of this type (also Android version) was app called Color Red in Hebrew צבע אדום –  you can download and read more about it here. RED, a new app, provides a secondary alert(…)

Manuscripts From The Cairo Genizah On Your Mobile Devices [iOS & Android – Update]

The Friedberg Jewish Manuscript Society (FJMS) was established as a not-for-profit organization in 2007. Its object is to educate the public by translating, transcribing, cataloguing, preserving and making available to the public Jewish manuscripts and other Jewish books and documents. In 2009, FJMS entered into a joint venture agreement with The Friedberg Genizah Project to(…)

Watch Channel 2 News Israel TV Anywhere And Anytime Also On iPad

Now you can watch Channel 2 News Israel TV anywhere and anytime also on your iPad – 24 hour news updates – Real time video from the field – All Channel 2 News programs available to view on demand (VOD) – Weather forecasts updated regularly גרסא מיוחדת של החדשות המותאמת למכשיר האייפאד שלכם ! אפליקציית(…)

Watch Israeli TV News Channel 2 Through Free iPhone App

Watch  Channel 2 News Israel TV (Hebrew) anywhere and anytime on your iPhone: – 24 hour news updates – Real time video from the field – All Channel 2 News programs available to view on demand (VOD) – Weather forecasts updated regularly Channel 2 News – with you everywhere. מעכשיו אתה יכול לראות את חדשות ערוץ(…)

Color Red (Tzevah Adom) iPhone And Android App Keeps Track Of Missile Fire On Israel

 APP  Free Israeli iPhone app enables users to keep track of rocket fire from Gaza on Israel by sending a notification whenever an alert is sounded. The application צבע אדום (Color Red), which is not an official warning system, is the brainchild of 13-year-old Beersheba resident Liron Bar.  Bar provides constant reports on missile attack(…)