Holocaust archive rescues lost identities, reunites long lost families
By Andy Eckardt, Producer, NBC News, nbcnews.com
WATCH VIDEO: Near­ly 70 years after the end of the Sec­ond World War, a Holo­caust archive in Ger­many is help­ing vic­tims and sur­vivors of Nazi atroc­i­ties to find clues about the past — and is still reunit­ing fam­i­lies. NBC News’ Andy Ecka…

Holocaust archive rescues lost identities, reunites long lost families
By Andy Eckardt, Producer, NBC News, nbcnews.com

WATCH VIDEO: Near­ly 70 years after the end of the Sec­ond World War, a Holo­caust archive in Ger­many is help­ing vic­tims and sur­vivors of Nazi atroc­i­ties to find clues about the past — and is still reunit­ing fam­i­lies. NBC News’ Andy Ecka…

Is Apple Plotting A Route To A Waze Acquisition? Rumours On The Road Point To Yes
Mike Butcher, techcrunch.com
There can be no doubt that one of the hottest star­tups of the last cou­ple of years has been social sat-nav smart­phone app Waze. Not sur­pris­ing in an era when – large­ly due to Apple ini­tial­ly dump­ing Google Maps in iOS 6 – every­one woke u…

Waze (from Israel) could be Apple’s one shot at restoring their (often mocked at) Maps application, although Apple will have to pay out a fortune to buyout the company.

Update (1/3/13): It appears Apple was never interested in buying Waze.

Is Apple Plotting A Route To A Waze Acquisition? Rumours On The Road Point To Yes
Mike Butcher, techcrunch.com

There can be no doubt that one of the hottest star­tups of the last cou­ple of years has been social sat-nav smart­phone app Waze. Not sur­pris­ing in an era when – large­ly due to Apple ini­tial­ly dump­ing Google Maps in iOS 6 – every­one woke u…

Waze (from Israel) could be Apple’s one shot at restoring their (often mocked at) Maps application, although Apple will have to pay out a fortune to buyout the company.

Update (1/3/13): It appears Apple was never interested in buying Waze.

Supporting Israel’s “start-up nation”
A Googler, blogspot.com
In March, we launched Campus London to help support the vibrant start-up community there and help energize the U.K. Internet economy. Today, we’re launching Campus Tel Aviv—a one-floor event & community space and pre-accelerator program in downtow…

Google now promoting Israel’s startup scene? :-)

Supporting Israel’s “start-up nation”
A Googler, blogspot.com

In March, we launched Campus London to help support the vibrant start-up community there and help energize the U.K. Internet economy. Today, we’re launching Campus Tel Aviv—a one-floor event & community space and pre-accelerator program in downtow…

Google now promoting Israel’s startup scene? :-)

Finding It Difficult To Get Your Startup Off The Ground? Try Doing It Under Missile Fire
Ben Lang, techcrunch.com
Edi­tor’s note: Ben Lang is a growth hack­er at lool ven­tures and cre­ator of Mapped In Israel. Fol­low him on Twit­ter or Face­book.The recent bat­tle between Israel and Gaza rev­o­lu­tion­ized real-time war report­ing, with bot…

A great article highlighting the perseverance of Israeli startups!

Finding It Difficult To Get Your Startup Off The Ground? Try Doing It Under Missile Fire
Ben Lang, techcrunch.com

Edi­tor’s note: Ben Lang is a growth hack­er at lool ven­tures and cre­ator of Mapped In Israel. Fol­low him on Twit­ter or Face­book.

The recent bat­tle between Israel and Gaza rev­o­lu­tion­ized real-time war report­ing, with bot…

A great article highlighting the perseverance of Israeli startups!

haaretz:

Israel has a long list of diseases for which treatment with medical marijuana is permitted and 9,300 patients currently hold permits for it. One American expert says this system should be a model for the practice internationally.  Read more.

haaretz:

Israel has a long list of diseases for which treatment with medical marijuana is permitted and 9,300 patients currently hold permits for it. One American expert says this system should be a model for the practice internationally.  Read more.