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Tennis goes high-tech with new tracking system

The Israeli tennis tracking system PlaySight's SmartCourt provides real-time feedback and instant video for players everywhere.

Will.i.am investigates the Israeli tech scene

A Will.i.am investment in Israel seems likely after a trip this summer, in which the Black Eyed Peas founding member met with 5 tech companies.

How to transform your couch into a touchscreen

Touch screen furniture sounds like science fiction, but MUV Interactive's wearable Bird device has the potential to change how we interact with our sofas.

Disabled green sea turtle gets life-saving prosthetic fin

Prosthetic fin designed by an Israeli industrial design student applies aerodynamics to helping the turtle swim.

As seen on TV: heart surgery guided by 3D holograms

The 3D hologram-guided heart surgery shown on an episode of 'Grey's Anatomy' is reality, not science fiction.

App uses crowdsourcing to watch for credit-card fraud

A credit card fraud warning app developed by an Israeli startup can tell you when your credit card data has been hacked – faster than the other guys.

Tesla wants to make it safe to take your eyes off the road

A Tesla Mobileye partnership means Tesla Motors' vision for the future may be playing out on roads in Israel right now.

High-tech shoes made to protect seniors from falls

Shoes that help prevent falls may soon take the place of canes or walkers. The B-shoe system corrects balance to help protect seniors from falling.

North Carolina plant will turn food waste into energy

Turning food waste into energy, while keeping it out of landfills, is the goal of a renewable waste-to-energy plant under construction in Charlotte, N.C.

Tablets promise to boost learning in the classroom

Tablets in the classroom are expected to number 3.5 million by the end of the year, while publishers are rushing to create interactive learning materials.

12 of the world's most incredible bridges

These incredible bridges from across the globe incorporate smart, innovative features with beautiful designs.

5 countries with cutting-edge water technology

These five countries are taking water conservation, desalination and clean water technology to the next level.

Students combine video game and GPS tech to help the blind

Tech to help the blind has been the focus of recent student projects. See how Microsoft's Kinect technology can help the blind navigate with sound cues.

Universities to build $300M nanotechnology center

Tel Aviv University and Tsinghua University announce the XIN center, a $300 million project to research nanotechnology and other emerging fields.

Underwater camera sees above the surface without distortion

An underwater camera that can capture images of the surface from below, with minimal distortion, was developed at Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.