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A musician, tech pioneers, content-discovery evangelists, big-data gurus, eagle-eye investors and a kibbutznik with a hot idea for shared workspaces.
The number of Israeli startups taking root in New York City is growing all the time. From the likes of Outbrain, Taboola, HyPR and WeWork, which created industries; to StartApp, Keywee, Wishi and Apester, which are enhancing market niches, Hebrew-speaking entrepreneurs are helping to propel the NYC tech scene forward.
Israel’s tiny market-size means high-tech executives are constantly seeking a foreign base. And while Silicon Valley used to be the go-to destination, New York City has become an attractive alternative in the journey for building global tech
Archaeologists believe they have found evidence of King David’s footprints in a mysterious two-gated city from 3,000 years ago, mentioned in the Bible’s story of David and Goliath
The site is known by its modern name, Khirbet Qeiyafa, in Israel’s Elah Valley.
After nearly seven years of excavations, the public can now explore the archaeological findings of Qeiyafa through “In the Valley of David and Goliath,” a new Bible Lands Museum exhibition that opened earlier this week in Jerusalem
Jews have the gift of the mouth. Whether it’s food, talking or music, Jewish performers have rocked Hollywood to Broadway and Vaudeville to hip hop since their earliest days. But Jewish beatboxers?
“Jewish people are people of the Book with all its oral tradition,” beatboxer Yuri Lane explained. “And let’s face it, Jewish people love to get on stage, love to perform – and they’ve got good rhythm.”
Beatboxing is a form of vocal percussion using one’s voice, mouth, lips and tongue. It’s hugely
A small local project snowballs into a growing effort abroad
Some very special gifts are making their way to Odessa, Ukraine, for children in Chabad’s Mishpacha orphanage, thanks to the efforts of a group of women in New Jersey.
About 60 women gathered recently for an annual event hosted by community member Renata Magurdumov, in conjunction with Chabad Lubavitch of Western Monmouth County in Manalapan, N.J. They caught up with old friends and met new ones over light kosher fare on a
The backroom of a Brooklyn landmark building served as the global hub for Jewish connectivity
This is the story of how a handful of young Chassidim set out to build a global communications network in the era before Periscope, Skype, VoIP, or even satellite or Cable TV. Their actions would sow the seeds for dozens of future Chabad-led forays into digital communications.
As Shabbat ended and the Sabbath peace faded on Saturday, Jan. 17, 1970, there was a palpable sense of excitement on the