Movements.org is crowdsourcing liberty around the world
A vitriolic medieval manuscript illuminates how Google is destroying the act of reading
New York is edging out Silicon Valley as the favored U.S. foothold
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Plus Russian Jews for Jesus in Brighton Beach, and more in the news
Flashes daily Daf Yomi portions and Hebrew translations before your eyes
But a Google rep did go to Israel for a Knesset committee meeting about it
Google close to buying Israeli start-up for $1.3 billion
Q&A: Tech guru Steve Blank talks about Thailand, secret high-tech, and the Valley’s Jewish moment
Plus Michael Dell might have some opposition as he tries to buyout his company
Known for its opulence, Google does its Tel Aviv employees a solid
Plus a look back on Lincoln Square Synagogue
Sarah Bunin Benor’s new Jewish English Lexicon crowd-sources distinctive contributions to the language
Plus students break the dreidel world record, which apparently exists
Israel’s biotech field and the stem cells game.
Will Silicon Valley darling become BDS target?
Few people know the programming languages like Java and Ruby that run the modern world. The People of the Book should fight against this illiteracy.
Plus, Alan Gross’ assignment, the recovery rabbi, and more in the news
Plus, the hottest kosher spot on the Upper West Side, and more
Which Jewish billionaires are the most philanthropic?
Plus the ketubah is in, Birthright sex, and more
New Google tool reveals relative popularity of ‘shmuck,’ ‘Zionist,’ other terms
Plus yes that is a creepy Sharon sculpture, and more
Muslim zealots claim the Internet is a Jewish conspiracy. They’re not wrong.
Plus find out what The Skunk is, and more in the news
Ellison, Bloomberg top Jews on ‘Forbes’ list
Today in the Dubai Murder Mystery
Includes Bloomberg and Soros; does not include Adelson
But on Google Maps, it’s all Israel
Plus Google shrugs, resolution on the court, and more