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May 28, 2020 8:21 am

This Shavuot, Have Another Slice of Grasshopper Cheesecake or Be Brave Enough to Try a Real Insect

CTech - In Israel, the Jewish harvest holiday of Shavuot, also known as Pentecost, which is celebrated this week, is dominated by cheese and cheesecake....

February 16, 2020 2:14 pm

Israeli Analyst: Space Exploration Could Bring New Deadly Viruses to Earth

CTech - The modern interconnected world allows incredibly quick and uninhibited travel across the planet, as exemplified by this week’s fastest-ever subsonic flight between New York...

January 12, 2020 1:07 pm

From the US Army to Marriage in Israel: The Legal Status of DNA Testing Kits

CTech - The US Army has been busy lately banning a number of popular technologies. On December 30, it was publicly disclosed that the army...

October 8, 2019 8:32 am

Israeli Researcher on Yom Kippur, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and Artificial Intelligence

CTech - This week marks the 40th anniversary of Douglas Adams' popular science fiction novel The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Over 14 million copies...

September 17, 2019 7:53 am

Israeli Analyst: Deepfakes Are Good for More Than Just Manipulating Voters

CTech - Deepfakes and fake news are in the news again, and with Israel's general election being held Tuesday, it is important to revisit how...

April 9, 2019 11:21 am

As Israel Votes, One Question Remains: How Come We Still Cast Paper Ballots?

CTech - With the Israeli general elections here, the use of archaic paper ballots in our electoral process seems, on its face, to be anathema...

January 26, 2019 1:36 pm

After Self-Driving Cars, Self-Sailing Boats?

CTech - These days, we hear a lot about autonomous cars. Vehicles employing some combination of smart sensors and artificial intelligence have already hit the...


Los Angeles City Council Officially Declares May 12 ‘Anne Frank Day’ - The Los Angeles City Council has approved a resolution led by...

Auschwitz Survivor, 98, Wins Simon Wiesenthal Prize for Holocaust Education - A survivor of the Auschwitz concentration camp who became a social...

Orthodox Jewish YU Basketball Player, NBA Prospect Invited to Elite Draft Camp

Ryan Turell, a forward for Yeshiva University men's basketball team The Maccabees, has...


Shaked Says Yamina Will Veto Changes to Nation-State Law

i24 News – Israel's Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked said on Monday that the right-wing Yamina party — led by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett — would veto any changes to the...

Middle East

Lebanon’s Hezbollah, Allies Likely to Lose Parliamentary Majority

Iran-backed Hezbollah and its allies are likely to lose their majority in the Lebanese parliament after Sunday's election, three sources allied to the group said, in a major blow to...

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