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Technology

  • SecularSynagogue.com hopes to connect Jews to culture and community

    By jwadmin on August 29, 2018
    TORONTO – As individuals and families increasingly balance work, social commitments, and competing interests both online and offline, traditional activities — including worship in religious institutions — are being left behind. But according to a recent Angus Reid Institute survey, people still want spirituality in their lives: just 19% claim to be non-believers, while 30% say they are privately faithful […]
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  • Israeli company to deliver food by drone in Iceland

    By jwadmin on August 8, 2018
    (JNS) – An Israeli technology firm is providing takeout-food delivery services to Icelanders in the capital of Reykjavík, expanding its supply routes from one test route to 13. Almost half of Reykjavík will be able to receive delicacies delivered by drone right to their backyards, thanks to Flytrex, a Tel Aviv-based startup in partnership with Aha.is, Iceland’s largest supplier of restaurant delivery food. Reykjavík is […]
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  • Need tefillin? There’s an app for that

    By jwadmin on July 17, 2018
    By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ AMSTERDAM (JTA) – You can call a taxi, order a hamburger, rent a film and buy a book with a few clicks of a smartphone. So why shouldn’t it be as easy to score a set of tefillin? That, at least, was the question that led to the recent launch of Wrapp — an app its creator calls “the Uber […]
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  • Class action suit in Israel claims Apple slowed phones to fool customers

    By jwadmin on December 28, 2017
    NEW YORK CITY (JTA) – A class action lawsuit has been filed in Israel against Apple accusing the company of intentionally slowing down the  performance of older model iPhones so customers would buy new ones. The $125 million lawsuit was filed on in Tel Aviv. It comes on the heels of at least four other lawsuits filed in the United States […]
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