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Israeli researchers discover shrub that can treat diabetes

Work underway to isolate active ingredient that has been found to lower blood sugar levels, and produce a marketable medication

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Israeli app’s Wikipedia beautification makes info more accessible

Wikiwand upgrades text-heavy encyclopedia pages, winning a Webby award for best user experience

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Israel to export hundreds of millions of flies to Europe

Sterilized flies will be dispersed in orchards in Croatia and Bosnia to help farmers combat pests in a green manner

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Google CEO: Israelis Succeed because They Break Rules

Eric Schmidt says local entrepreneur culture's success stems from Israelis' tendency 'to challenge authority and to question everything.'

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Facebook’s Ex-CFO Ebersman Launches Health Tech Start-Up

Lyra Health, aims to tackle behavioral healthcare; backed by VC firm Venrock

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Mantis Vision raises a $9.7 million strategic investment to map the world in 3D

The company allows mobile devices to map their surroundings in 3D – which is really useful, or might be someday

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Refael Yukha: I’m amazed how many talented people there are in Ukraine

The creative director of the “Platform” coworking space on the future of anti-offices in Kiev

Top 10 authentic Israeli homes for rent

The most unusual apartments, tents, houses, caves and studios that you can rent in Israel

From Fastov to Silicon Valley

The 24th of February is the birthday of Jan Koum, the founder of WhatsApp

Ilya Kenigshtein: When you’re at the bottom, the only way is up

Continuation of the talk with the entrepreneur and civil activist

Oded Lotan — an Israeli importer of knowledge

The director of the Edinburgh business school talks to Jewishnews.com.ua about business education in Ukraine

Ilya Kenigshtein: Ukraine will have 3G in a matter of months

Israeli entrepreneur assists Ukrainian reforms

We work for Israel

10 Israeli companies with offices in Ukraine

The Jews who revived the Sich

The Feldman family has a wide range of business interests: from manufacturing steel pipes to advertising and tourism. And they also restore Cossack sites.

Artyom Berman: “You can develop an IT-company in Ukraine, but you won’t be able to sell it to anyone later”

He is the executive director of StarWind Software, a mentor of IT incubators, father of four, traveler and blogger. All this is already impressive in itself, but there is another fact about Artyom: at the age of 16 he broke his neck when he jumped into the Dnieper. He has been partially paralyzed ever since.

Eduard Rubin: “Go to the Soviet Union, this is Ukraine – it’s a different country”

The founder and director of Telesens talks about the Kharkov community, the specific nature of doing business in Ukraine and the politics of the “transitional period”.

Dmitry Fedorenko: “There are practically no projects like ours in the world. Perhaps only sales at churches”

The founder of the “Murakhi” project on how to raise money for charity, when no one has any money left

Stanislav Gluzman: “At that time I was playing poker professionally”

The young businessman and founder of the “Jewish business club” talks about things that may interest independent Jews, and what Jewish places to visit.

“Vishnevsky didn’t look depressed, he also had other businesses.”

On 20 November, the member of the board of trustees of the Kharkov community, banker and former advisor to the Kharkov governor Vadim Vishnevsky was taken to hospital with a gunshot wound to the head, and died shortly afterwards.

Israeli project FUGU luggage creates “explosion” on Kickstarter

Everyone who travels frequently is familiar with the problem of choosing a suitcase of suitable size. Isaak Atlas’s Israeli start-up promises to solve the dilemma of all die-hard travelers, with the FUGU luggage universal suitcase, which can change its dimensions.

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Hyundai seeks Israeli tech for its ‘connected cars’

New apps developed in Israel could show up in the company’s new Internet-linked vehicles as soon as next year

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New app monitors air pollution

BreezoMeter converts complex air pollution figures into a user-friendly visual of the air quality at your specific location

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Dramatic advance in cancer treatment: Mix of two existing drugs could be the antidote

Study, which was conducted on patients with advanced melanoma by research centers in the U.S., Europe and Israel, reduced tumors by more than a third in 58 percent of the patients. In 15 to 20 percent of the cases, the tumor disappeared entirely

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Canadian Group Donates $10M to Hebrew University Stem Cell Research

The Azrieli Foundation selected the Hebrew University of Jerusalem following an extensive process to identify the world’s leading researchers and labs studying Fragile X syndrome

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Wearable device provides continuous fetal monitoring

The data collected is of high enough quality to be useful for clinicians and researchers

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Scientists hoping to save sea snail that protected Mediterranean reefs

Worm snails used to restore damaged reefs with a chalky substance