Tag Archives: Microsoft

Keeping it Smooth on Youtube

Cast Time specializes in "adaptive video," a method of displaying which ensures that your computer can successfully handle the video you're trying to watch – so you never have to wait for video to buffer. It makes 3D video watchable over the internet!

Israel’s Show of Shows

Two recent exhibitions - the High-Tech Industry Association Conference, and the Israel Life Sciences Industry BioMed show - portrayed Israel's great contributions to making the world a better place, and the progress yet to come.

Israel’s Game Boys

When it comes to software/hardware technology, internet content, networking, firewalls – just about any hi-tech area, in fact – Israeli companies are among the industry leaders, if not the leaders. …

For the Love of a Logo

MyBrandz is building a social community around the brands consumers use, know, and love in their everyday lives - independent of the brand maker's influence or control. Just how much do people love their brandz? Enough to get the corporate logos of their favorite brands and products tattooed on their bodies!

New Israeli Mouse Puts the Blind Online

Israel company Tactile World's new mouse, the Tactile Explorer, is the first major development to enhance computing for the blind in over two decades. Far cheaper and easier to use than existing solutions - with prices under $500 for the equipment and software, instead of the minimum $5,000 for current solutions - the Tactile Explorer will be able to put millions of blind people around the world online - and put them to work, as well.

Israel’s N-trig Brings a ‘Touch of Class’ to Laptops

Israel's N-trig is a world leader in touchscreen technology for laptops, and by the end of 2010, the company expects to ship tens - if not hundreds - of thousands of its DuoScreen LCD touchscreen overlays each month. It's no wonder that some of the biggest laptop makers in the world have beat a path to N-trig's Kfar Sava offices to work with the company.

Visual WebGui Reaches for the Cloud

Posted in cloud, on Sep 10, 2009 by David Shamah
If you think the cloud is slow, it isn't the cloud's fault, says Navot Peled of Israel's Gizmox. Gizmox's Visual WebGui, a brand new, built from the bottom up platform for web application development, will help make things run a lot more smoothly in the cloud.

The Key(board) to Success

In the end, it’s the basic commodities that really count. Without a good computer, for example, all the hi-tech database programming tricks are just ideas in the head of a …

Brave New World for Kids

Posted in gaming, on Nov 2, 2008 by David Shamah
Most parents want their kids to build computer skills, even at young ages. But it’s a package deal; with computer you get internet, and there are too many sites out …

Patient-Doctor Privilege – Online

Posted in gaming, on Sep 21, 2008 by David Shamah
There are at least two schools of thought about competition in business: Either it’s bad, because you have to work all the more intensely to maintain your customers; or that …