Organizations

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

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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(…)

i24news (In English, French And Arabic) – Some Say, The Israeli Answer To Al Jazeera [iOS And Android App]

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i24news is an international 24-hour news and current affairs television channel based in Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv. It broadcasts in English, French and Arabic. The mission of  i24news  is to cover international news with a new perspective, as well as all facets of Israeli society. In English, French and Arabic, i24news is dedicated to presenting another voice from the Middle East, based on the twin(…)

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

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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(…)

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

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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 warnings,(…)

Smart Mobile Payment And Ticketing Platform For The Public Transport From Israeli Startup

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An Israeli startup HopOn  have created a “smart mobile payment and ticketing platform for the public transport, taking the simplification of transport ticketing to a new level,” according to their site. According to Times of Israel, David Mezuman, HopOn’s CEO states: “We use ultrasonic sound to validate passenger fares with payments made by the user’s(…)

iPhone App Helps Israelis Seek Bomb Shelters And Secure Areas Throughout All Of Israel

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Smartphone apps provide a wide range of services, including information and entertainment, but in Israel, the apps have another unique life-saving use – finding a bomb shelter. The GPS-based app helps people fleeing from rocket fire to locate the closest bomb shelter or secure area throughout all of Israel, providing the fastest route to it.(…)

The Jewish News From UK On iPhone And iPad

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The Jewish News is one of Britain’s biggest and most-read Jewish newspaper  and  website.  It delivers daily national, international and regional breaking and developing news stories, top columnists, celebrity news, gossip and interviews, cultural reviews, food, travel, sport and religious insight. There’s also business and finance news, investigative reports, videos, polls and competitions. The Jewish(…)

Overland Park Jewish Institutions Receive Smartphone Safety Apps

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Jill Campbell, Chairman of  Safety Alert Apps, Inc., the White House award-winning Smartphone Safety App technology development company announced few days ago that the company is donating their workplace safety apps for smartphones to the Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City.  Safety Alert Apps, Inc. will hold a training this month in Kansas City for employees of(…)

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(…)

Jews Of Ioannina, Greece [iPhone App]

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Long before the Diaspora of 71 A.D., Greece was the gateway through which Jewish people reached the rest of Europe. Its Jewish population was made up mainly of Greek-speaking and Spanish-speaking Jews. Greek-speaking Jews, or Romaniotes, have lived in Greece continuously, since Hellenistic times (3rd century B.C.), as testified by archaeological and historical evidence. The(…)

Truth About Middle East Via The Middle East Media Research Institute iPhone And Android Apps

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The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) was founded in 1998 in Washington, DC to bridge the language gap between the Middle East and the West by monitoring, translating, and studying Arab, Iranian and Turkish media, schoolbooks, and religious sermons. MEMRI is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and has branches in Baghdad, Tokyo and Jerusalem, and(…)

Jewish Wisdom For Living From Aish.com – One Stop For Everything Jewish [iPhone App]

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Since its launch in February 2000, Aish.com has become one of the leading Jewish content websites, logging over a million monthly user sessions with 380,000 unique email subscribers. They’ve published over 10,000 articles on career, dating, parenting, spirituality, Israel events, offering “wisdom for living” for the modern world.  Aish.com’s goal is to give every Jew the(…)

iPhone App Of A Theater Performance The Good And The True, Performed by Svandovo Theater, Prague

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“The Good And The True” is an official application of a theater performance The Good and the True, internationally performed by Svandovo Theater Prague, Czech Republic. This is the story of two people who went through the same places and experienced similar tragedies – and yet they never met. The pathes of their lifes crossed(…)

Israel Develops The First GPS-Guided 120mm Mortar Shell Offering Pinpoint Military Accuracy

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Could this be the answer to rocket launching terror cells in Gaza? The IDF is set receive a new model of a GPS-guided mortar shell, developed by Israel Military Industries. The weapon is designed to deliver a quick strike against terrorist cells, especially those in the Gaza Strip, and was given the original name “Morty”(…)

Jewish iPhone App For Central Shule Chabad Melbourne, Australia

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Central Shule Chabad is an orthodox community-based Jewish congregation situated in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The congregation was co-founded in 1998, utilising rented halls, by Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac Riesenberg and its president, Ian Harris, on behalf of the large influx of South African Jews who came to Melbourne in the 1990s. A former library on the current(…)