Vadim Arshavsky

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Weizmann Institute Among World’s Top 10 In Research Quality

Sirin Labs Unveils $1000 Blockchain Finney Phone<p>July 12, 2018 | Sirin Labs, the Israeli-founded blockchain company based in Switzerland that is …

Top 10

Israel’s SpaceIL Planning First Moon Launch In December 2018

Israeli startup SpaceIL, a finalist in the prestigious the Lunar X Prize competition, announced on Tuesday, alongside the Israel Aerospace Industries …

Space Exploration

DeepMind created a test to measure an AI’s ability to reason

<b>GENERAL INTELLIGENCE.</b> AI has gotten pretty good at completing specific tasks, but it’s still a long way from having general intelligence, the kind of …

Artificial Intelligence

Academic expert says Google and Facebook's AI researchers aren't doing science

The field of artificial intelligence, to those on the outside, must appear to be an orderly gathering of intellectuals collaborating at the cutting edge of technology. It’s not. If you dig beyond the hyperbole of Elon Musk and the wonders promised by Google, there’s a number of gnashing dissenters …

Artificial Intelligence

BP invests in tech to charge cars as quickly as filling gas tank

INTERNATIONAL - BP Plc agreed to invest $20 million in a developer of ultra-fast charging for batteries, a technology the oil major believes is key …

The blooming of the desert: Key stages of Israel’s economic growth

<b>The establishment of the state in 1948 and the absorption of immigrants</b>: Israel declared its independence in May 1948. Since its founding the …

On a cloudless day, Israel breaks its solar power production record

Saturday was a perfectly cloud-free spring day — perfect for Israel to break its solar power record.<p>At precisely 12:07 P.M. solar energy was …

Israel to Launch First Ever Autonomous Nanosatellites on Formation Flying - iHLS

This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew)<p>A group of three nanosatellites that will fly on a controlled formation flying for the first time will …

Space Exploration

Israeli Firm to Build Ocean Wave-Powered Energy Station in Ghana

A beach along Israel’s coast. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.<p><i>JNS.org</i> – Israel’s Yam Pro renewable energy firm, which has patented onshore technology that …

Startup hopes to halt pipeline leaks by predicting threats

In September, Minister of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources Yuval Steinitz was forced to temporarily authorize the use of …

Is Israeli tech behind iPhone X’s new facial recognition feature?

Israel’s Channel 2 reported Wednesday that Israeli technology is partially behind the facial recognition technology of Apple Inc.’s new flagship …

Mobile Technology

Israel found an unlikely buyer for its lab-grown meat: China

China this week inked a deal with Israel that stands to give high-tech vegan meat companies an opening into the world’s most populous country.<p>“It is a colossal market opportunity,” says Bruce Friedrich, head of the The Good Food Institute (GFI), which supports and lobbies on behalf of meat …

Agriculture

Neuron transistor behaves like a brain neuron Researchers have built a new t...

Here come the massive job losses :/<p>Jun 20, 2017<p>Guess ogi I don't want gi<p>Jun 21, 2017<p>Heh. "Behaves like." More like "Has some rudimentary similarities …

Ripe For The Picking: New Israeli App Assesses Freshness Of Produce

<i>This article was first published by The Times of Israel and was re-posted with permission.</i> Israeli startup AclarTech has developed a mobile app that …

World Environment Day 2017: Israeli Solar Energy Tree ‘Planted’ In Central France

American president Donald Trump stirred up global controversy when he withdrew from the Paris Climate Agreement last week, just a few days before …

Norihisa Hosaka (b.1968). Урбанистические пейзажи

<b>Norihisa Hosaka</b><br>Series: Pax Technodelica<i><br>Image: photolucida.org</i><p><b>Norihisa Hosaka (b.1968)</b>, топ-финалист "Critical Mass - 2010", представил эту серию …

Brad Buckman. "The View and What Becomes"

<b>Brad Buckman</b><i><br>"The View and What Becomes</i>", Arclight<i><br>Image: lenscratch.blogspot.com</i><p><b>Брэд Букман</b> совмещает два рода деятельности. С одной стороны он …

Photographing the ‘Great Migration’ in Tanzania

Tanzania is one of the best places in the world to see nature and wildlife as it has been for thousands of years. The 947,303 square kilometer …

Incredible winning images revealed in the 2016 Travel Photographer of the Year contest

Digital Photo Collages of Dreamlike Scenes by Hüseyin Sahin | Colossal

<p>Turkish art director and visual artist Hüseyin Şahin has an uncanny eye for combining disparate photographs into cohesive scenes, where technology, …

Art

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D-Wave Closes $50M Facility to Fund Next Generation of Quantum Computers

BURNABY, BC--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum computing systems and software, today announced that it has …

Ashdod aims to be living lab for smart transport tech

Israel’s port city of Ashdod, the nation’s sixth-largest city, is setting up a joint venture with Mobileye, a Jerusalem-based developer of advanced …

20 Legendary Day Hikes in the National Parks

The greatest hikes in U.S. national parks aren't necessarily the longest. Here are 20 treks that get hikers into the best a park has to offer in just a day.

How Israeli startups are driving the car technology revolution

JTA – Israeli startups are revving their engines ahead of the country’s largest-ever “smart transportation” event.<p>Over 200 local companies working in …

USDOT

Israeli researchers claim breakthrough with new anti-wrinkle cream

Israeli researchers and a cosmetician say they have made a breakthrough in fighting wrinkles and sagging skin by finding a way to insert a …

Israel Tests Wireless Charging Roads for Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles have long been a promising option for sustainable transportation. They come with practical headaches like expensive, bulky …

Electric Vehicles

These lesser-known European National Parks will Take Your Breath Away

From stunning mountain peaks to deep, lush valleys, European national parks offer the most stunning and diverse landscapes. Travel to these national …

European Travel

Extracting water from air, Israeli firm looks to quench global thirst

Water-Gen Ltd., an Israeli company whose technology captures humidity in order to make drinking water out of air, is not likely to experience the …

Israeli entrepreneurs see a bright future for solar technology

Inside the studio of the Israeli start-up SolarPaint. Credit: Courtesy of SolarPaint.<b>By Jeffrey F. Barken/JNS.org</b>In October 2016, SpaceX and Tesla …