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No Chametz – Free iPhone And Android App Helps Searching, Destroying And Selling Chametz

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It’s almost time to put your Chametz into the history. The night before Passover demands Chametz to be nowhere near you  (bedikat chametz this year Sunday evening of the 13 of April). The custom says to place ten pieces of bread all over the house and then find it. The bread should be packed in a(…)

“Passover – The Ten Plagues” Interactive Storybook for iOS and Android Devices

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You and your child can learn about Passover together with “Passover – The Ten Plagues”, new app developed by Corky Portwine, a Los Angeles-based mobile app developer and eBooks publisher for kids. “Passover – The Ten Plagues” is a fun and interactive storybook  tells of the plagues G-d sent to punish Egyptians and how Jews were freed(…)

Manuscripts From The Cairo Genizah On Your Mobile Device [iOS & Android]

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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(…)

New Jewish Game For iPhone – Exodus: A Jewish Photo Scavenger Hunt App

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Help two kids pack up to leave Egypt in this simple photo scavenger hunt. Take pictures of everyday items with your phone or tablet that capture Jewish values. Listen closely as Ethan and  Daria  give you clues that will have you searching for that perfect item to photograph. After, review your photos with a grown-up(…)

The Jewish News Service Has Released A Mobile App For iPhone And Android Devices

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The Jewish News Service (JNS) an independent, non-profit wire service covering Jewish news and Israel news throughout the English-speaking world has released a mobile app available in the iOS and Android platforms. In less than three years, JNS.org has grown its relationship with U.S. Jewish media by providing content to more than 100 daily, weekly,(…)

Practice for Purim’s Megillah Reading With Tikkun Korim, Megillah Android App

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The Scroll of Esther,  Megillat Esther,  is chanted in the synagogue on the eve of Purim and again the next morning. The Book of Esther is chanted according to a special cantillation used only in the reading of the Book of Esther, but if no one is present who knows this cantillation, it may be read(…)

Play Purim App Game “Whack-A-Haman” Designed By The Middle School Students [iOS And Android App]

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Play Purim app game “Whack-A-Haman” designed by the middle school students. Purim! Purim?  The festive Jewish holiday based on the story recorded in the Megillah, Purim is a holiday full of costumes, games, and goodies. It’s super fun, and this game adds to the fun. It is a creative twist on the classic game of(…)

One Minute Of Torah For IDF Soldiers [iOS And Android Apps]

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With the mobile app  Daka Torah  (hebr. One Minute  of  Torah)  IDF soldiers can learn a minute of  Torah,  whenever… they will get free one. App includes material from the IDF rabbinate,  weekly and daily Torah study, lectures on  Judaism from  Chief  IDF  Rabbi, Rabbi Rafi Peretz. There is also zmanim section,  a compass, reminders,(…)

Mobile App For Soldiers-to-Be, Soldiers And Ex-Soldiers Of The Israel Defense Forces

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The Israel Defense Forces have unveiled its major smartphone application. The app, called Pakal, will allow soldiers, reservists and future soldiers to check their personal file, catch up on relevant news, and even begin training, simply using their phone. The application is intended to make information more accessible to soldiers in the field, who often lack(…)

Magen David Adom Israel Goes Digital With Life-Saving Free Apps

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Magen David Adom, Israel’s first-aid, blood supply and ambulance service, has launched its official smartphone application aimed at saving lives in various possible situation. Users can immediately access – in Hebrew – urgent medical information written in simple language, detailed animations, safety advice, training videos and tips. It also enables people to call MDA immediately and get(…)

Frum Finder App Allows You Find Jewish Families, Organizations, and Businesses Located In Baltimore, MD

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Frum Finder is a directory of families,  businesses,  and organizations  located in Baltimore, MD. Frum Finder also includes useful information about the community such as emergency  numbers,  shuls,  kashrus  symbols,  schools,  and much more. You can now search in Frum Finder  for o ver 6,000  Jewish  families,  organizations,  and  businesses  located  in  Baltimore, MD. App: Frum(…)

CFCA iPhone And Android App Monitors Antisemitic Activities Throughout The World

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The Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism (CFCA) is an Israeli forum that monitors antisemitic activities throughout the world. It coordinates the struggle against this phenomenon with various government bodies and Jewish organizations around the world. Members of the forum Education and Foreign Ministries Prime Minister’s Office/Information Centre and Government Secretariat Jewish Agency ADL World Jewish(…)

Jewish Museum in Vienna On Mobile Devices [iOS And Android App]

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The first Jewish museum in the world was founded in Vienna in 1895, sponsored by a group of Viennese Jewish citizens. The collection focused on the culture and history of the Jews in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, particularly Vienna and Galicia. In the interwar years Zionist objects were added, reflecting the new political discussion at that(…)

Free Marketplace Of Jewish Lectures, Classes And Documents [iOS And Android App]

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J-App is a new iPhone and Android app that creates a free marketplace of Jewish lectures, classes and documents. The application is free for both users and speakers. Rabbi’s, rebbetzins, organizations and teachers can upload their content free of charge allowing you, the user, to access video, audio, and text documents – all on your(…)

Israel Companies Lead Market For Photo Apps [Video]

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There are almost 13-thousand photo apps on iTunes and Google-Play, however if you look closely out of the top-ten almost all of them originated from Israel. So how come Israeli’s have captured that throne too… have Israeli’s become the new Japanese or is it just a technological thing. The editor-in-chief of Israel’s top technology blog,(…)