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Adi Pick is a correspondent for Algemeiner partner website CTech.

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February 13, 2019 1:51 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry Entered a Satirical Iranian Twitter Contest and Won

CTech - Leading up to the 40th anniversary of the Iranian revolution on February 11, a popular satirical Iranian Twitter account with over 115,000 followers...

February 11, 2019 1:42 pm

Bayer, Netafim, and Ben-Gurion University to Collaborate on Drip Irrigation Research

CTech - German pharmaceutical and chemicals company Bayer AG, Israel-based drip-irrigation firm Netafim Ltd. and BGN Technologies, and the knowledge transfer company of Israel's Ben-Gurion...

February 10, 2019 12:30 pm

Israel Launching Environmental Sustainability Lab

CTech - Government investment arm the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), the Israeli Ministry of Environmental Protection, and the Israeli Ministry of Economy and Industry are...

February 7, 2019 11:44 am

Israel Innovation Authority Launches Grant Program for Female-Founded Startups

CTech - The Israel Innovation Authority, the government’s tech investment arm, announced on Wednesday the launch of a grant program for female-founded startups. The grant aims...

February 6, 2019 12:05 pm

First Direct Flight From Japan to Israel Takes Off in September

CTech - Sun d’Or, an El Al subsidiary, is launching a charter flight connecting Tokyo’s Narita Airport and Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport starting September...

February 5, 2019 11:08 am

Israeli Company Develops Goggles Allowing Surgeons to See Right Through You

CTech - Ever chose “X-ray vision” as your choice of a hypothetical superpower? Israel-based Augmedics Ltd. has developed a set of goggles giving surgeons X-ray-like visualization...

January 30, 2019 12:29 pm

Israeli Transit App Moovit Launches Real-Time Public Transport Tracking System

CNet - Israel-based public transit app developer Moovit App Global Ltd. has launched its new, real-time vehicle location tracking system, the company announced Tuesday. Called TimePro,...

January 30, 2019 12:20 pm

Israel Aerospace Industries to Supply India With $93 Million Worth of Surface-to-Air Missiles

CTech - Israeli government-owned defense contractor Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) has entered into $93 million in agreements to provide India with naval medium-range surface-to-air...

January 29, 2019 11:28 am

Ridesharing Company Via, Founded by Israelis, Drives Straight Out of Compton

CTech - New York-headquartered ride-sharing company Via Transportation Inc. is launching a pilot program with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), the company...

January 28, 2019 11:44 am

Facebook to Moderately Increase Ad Transparency in Israel Ahead of General Elections

CTech - The months leading to the Israeli general elections in April promise to be vitriolic, but Facebook will only launch a limited set of its...

January 22, 2019 12:12 pm

China: US Warning About Israel Investments ‘Ridiculous’

CTech - China responded to the warnings US officials have issued Israel regarding investments by Chinese companies in major infrastructure projects. In a press event...

January 16, 2019 4:34 pm

US Officials Wary of Chinese Involvement in Israeli Infrastructure Projects, Tech Sector

CTech -- The US Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette warned Israeli officials that the US may limit intelligence sharing with the Jewish state if...


Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...


Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program? - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...


Poll Reveals One Third of British Voters Believe Labour Party Leader Jeremy...

A new poll has revealed that a third of British voters believe controversial Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is an...


El Al Now Offers Wi-Fi on Israel-North America Flights

CTech - Israel’s national airline El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. now offers in-flight Wi-Fi services in trans-Atlantic flights to North America, the company announced Sunday. In July, El Al officially...

Middle East

Syria’s Assad: United States Will Sell Out Those Relying on It

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad warned on Sunday the United States would not protect those depending on it, in reference to Kurdish fighters who control much of the north. "We say to...