Researchers at Ben-Gurion University develop one-minute coronavirus test

May 14, 2020 by  
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Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have developed a one-minute coronavirus test they hope will be used to help authorities more quickly track and identify the spread of the virus at a significantly lower cost than current testing. Read more

Microsoft head tells Israel to hire more women

May 25, 2018 by  
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Microsoft Israel R&D head Assaf Rappaport warned that Israel would lose its status as a hi-tech powerhouse if it did not hire more women. Read more

Take my arm

March 23, 2018 by  
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An innovative new type of robotic arm that could be useful in outer space or in the orchards has been developed by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers. Read more

Israeli researchers say smart home devices can be hacked, then spy on its users

March 15, 2018 by  
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Researchers at Israel’s Ben-Gurion University have revealed that off-the-shelf smart devices like baby monitors, air conditioners, robot floor cleaners, cameras and doorbells can be corrupted by malware and used to spy on users. Read more