Untold News
yesterday at 11:45. Facebook
Israelis arrange free leg surgeries for boy from Ethiopia!
The Christian teen, crippled by a chronic bone condition, now has hope of one day playing soccer thanks to a team of goodhearted Israelis. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Untold News
01/18/2017 at 15:16. Facebook
Israeli cyber security firm Checkmarx is poised for an IPO on NASDAQ! Checkmarx provides advanced solutions to prevent hacker attacks: its key product analyzes software code & issues early security warnings.
Coke & the US Army are clients! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Untold News
01/17/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Israel is amazingly artistic. This picture is the Umbrella Sky Project, begun in 2013 with 600 colorful umbrellas suspended over a Tel Aviv boulevard to celebrate the arrival of citywide free Wi-Fi. The project has now spread to streets in Turkey, Serbia, Germany, Cambodia and around the world!
Untold News
01/16/2017 at 11:38. Facebook
Israeli start-up snapped up! Snapchat buys Cimagine Media, which displays objects in 3D or in 360 degrees. Just use your smartphone, import product pix from the web or catalogs and see them in multi-dimension in your home! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Untold News
01/13/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Drink too much? Now you can check yourself!
A ‘Virtual Breathalyzer' invented by an Israeli scientist lets you check if you’re over the limit: it's 100% accurate, connects to smart gadgets, and measures changes in your gait before and after drinking. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Israeli biotechnology startup Nurami Medical has secured $650,000 in financing for development of the ArtiFascia, a nanofiber biodegradable patch that replaces and regenerates soft tissue damaged in neurosurgery, allowing for faster healing! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Israel is reducing road accidents! Start-up Radiomize is an ergonomic steering wheel cover embedded with text-to-speech technology that works with a mobile app. You're in control without losing focus on the road; hear music and messages, safely! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Are e-scooters the future of urban transport? Israel's Inokim folding scooters - now sold in 15 countries! - are a smart green solution for mobility in large cities. Hop on! [ Bit.ly Link ]
A life-saving app! Created for Israel's emergency service Magen David, "My MDA" lets you send your location, medical info and video from the scene to first responders, saving crucial time. If you're severely injured or in cardiac arrest, it's a lifesaver! AND it's coming to the USA! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Millions of Americans suffer from Sleep Apnea, and Israel's genius, wear-while-you-sleep Watch Pat - no labs, wires or nasal hook-ups - has been a godsend. Now company Itamar Medical is launching two new devices: one for ADHD kids, and one for cardiac patients. PLUS! Itamar just opened US headquarters in Atlanta, GA!
Rah for Israel-USA cooperation! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Israeli astrophysicists solve mystery of super flash!
Weizmann Institute of Science researcher leads international team to solve the mystery of a rare flash of light that had never been seen before. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Treating life-threatening hypothermia just got easier! Invented by 2 IDF paramedics who knew there was a better solution, Israeli QinFlow's (Quality in Flow) portable fluid warmer is lightweight, maintenance-free and designed to go from point of care to hospital room. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Sales from Israeli startup Buyforgood.biz.help the world! Home decoration, soaps, tea, dolls & Judaica are produced in vocational training centers that offer rehab and jobs for the disabled and the underprivileged. Products have shipped to the US, Australia and Canada! [ Bit.ly Link ]
The World Health Organization recently ranked the Israel Defense Forces’ field hospital as THE BEST in the world. Haiti, the Philippines, Nepal - and everywhere: these brave Israelis serve in disaster zones across the globe, providing lifesaving care. [ Bit.ly Link ]
A special message from Jaffa, Israel: HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Life is beautiful at sunset on the port in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Israel brings water to China! Israeli firm Emefcy is helping Chinese companies install water technology that reduces energy use by 90% & sludge by 50%. China aims to improve water plants in 60,000 villages with 400 million citizens! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Israel helps to feed the world!
MASHAV, Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation has since 1948 trained 200,000 people from 130 countries: by sharing her know-how of raising crops and livestock with small-scale farmers, she helps break the cycle of hunger and poverty. [ Bit.ly Link ]
For their 25th anniversary, Caterpillar Footwear asked artists worldwide to create an original boot, with the winner made into an actual product. And who won? Yes! Israeli graphic artist Ben Amoyal - aka 'Benchuk'- created the winning recipe, a boot in the likeness of an ice cream cone! His design looks good enough to eat! [ Bit.ly Link ]