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Alcoa and Israel’s Phinergy Debut Electric Car With Aluminum-Air Battery at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve (Version francaise suit)

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Alcoa, Phinergy and Quebec Government Start Discussions Regarding Deployment of Aluminum-Air Battery Technology in the Province MONTREAL, June 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ – Alcoa (NYSE: AA) and clean technology company Phinergy today debuted a zero-emissions

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Google, Watch Out! The “Google Glass” Is About to Face Some Competition By 2 Israeli Rivals

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Lumus” and “Opgal“, two cutting-edge Israeli optics companies, have collaborated to develop a Google Glass-style night-vision display system:  something completely different.   Leveraging their superior technologies, Lumus, which manufactures personal displays for the eye, and

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An Ingenious Shock-Absorbing Wheel for Bikes and Wheelchairs (Version francaise suit)

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When Israeli farmer Gilad Wolf broke his pelvis in 2008, he resolved not to lets his crops wither on the vine and became determined to turn his wheelchair into a workhorse. After suffering the pain

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Intel to invest $6 billion in Israel in Kiryat Gat facility (Version francaise suit)

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The Intel Corporation announced on Wednesday it would invest $6 billion to upgrade its Kiryat Gat facility, potentially creating thousands of jobs in Israel in the coming years. Intel did not specify the technology it

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IBM Is Establishing its First Ever Start-Up Accelerator….In Israel

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A new accelerator, the IBM Alpha Zone, is set to begin in July, making it the tech giant’s first accelerator in the world and first attempt to take full advantage of the Start-Up Nation’s start-ups,

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Israel’s StoreDot Can Charge Your Smartphone In 30 Seconds

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On average, it usually takes about 2-3 hours to charge a smartphone from completely drained to 100%. Because so many of us are constantly on the go and rely so heavily on our phones throughout

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Elbit Systems to supply UAV for World Cup

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Elbit Systems Ltd. has won a Brazilian Air Force contract to supply of a Hermes 900 UAV to carry safety and security missions in the 2014 FIFA World Cup games. The Hermes 900 will

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IAI to overhaul Air Canada Boeing 767 fleet

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Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. has signed a five-year maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) agreement with Air Canada, for the airline’s fleet of Boeing 767s. IAI’s Bedek Aviation Group will perform all required maintenance procedures

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Israeli App Samba.me Wins Best Social App At SXSW

Israeli App Samba.me Wins Best Social App At SXSW Israeli startups are continuing to nab major prizes at the world’s biggest tech conferences. NoCamels reported that, following Wibbitz and

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Israel wine gaining attention and available at Costco

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In his March 6th column, Beppi Crosariol of The Globe and Mail examines how Galil Mountain Winery is gaining attention internationally. In Beppi Crosariol’s wine picks: Have you really explored what Israeli wine has to

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