By Miles Rosenblatt
Israeli NGO Designs World’s First Kid-Friendly Wheelchair
There are about 5 million disabled kids in the world that do not have access to a wheelchair. When two Israelis founded Wheelchairs of Hope, they had these children in mind. The organization is hoping to produce one million kid-friendly wheelchairs and ship them worldwide.
June 01, 2014
US Honors Israeli Professor For Work On Suicide Prevention
After years studying the phenomenon, an Israeli and an American professor have developed a revolutionary treatment method for teenage depression, which is now being awarded by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
April 22, 2014
Top 10 Futuristic Technologies Made In Israel
In the future, flying ambulances will carry patients, while people in maglev sky-trains look from the sky-train's windows that can be turned into screens, all while their phones are charged using infrared light. Sounds like a sci-fi movie? Well, it's already being turned into reality in Israel.
April 14, 2014
How Award-Winning Product Designer Gadi Amit Won Over Michelle Obama
Handing him the Product Designer of the Year Award, Michelle Obama is just the latest fan of Israeli designer Gadi Amit. His New Deal Design company has taken the design world by storm with products that are visually pleasing, yet functionally perfect.
January 08, 2014
Israeli Company’s Futuristic Back Implant Can Repair Damaged Spines
Bend. Flex. Extend. Rotate. These words are ordinary to most people, but they (literally) send shivers down the spines of the millions who suffer from lower back pain. Premia Spine is an Israeli company looking to once again render these words innocuous with their revolutionary spinal implant.
January 02, 2014
Influential Israeli Women Meet At TEDxWomen To Talk About Shattering Conventions
Hundreds of influential Israeli women met at the TEDxTelAvivWomen event, one of more than 200 around the world, to discuss women's role in shaping the world, as well as the many barriers that remain.
December 09, 2013
Israeli Kickstarter Campaign Tries To Bring A Reggae Adventure Game To Life
Oded Sharon loves games and he also loves reggae music. The seasoned Israeli gaming entrepreneur is determined to raise enough funds to bring the legend of his brainchild, Jamaican musician Bolt Riley, to reality in the form of a computer game.
November 23, 2013