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Israeli embassy axes 'Christmas Thought' Facebook comment

Israel's embassy in Ireland posts a message on Facebook that Jesus might not survive in Bethlehem were he alive today. The post subsequently disappears.

By Dec. 17, 2012


How Israel and Hamas weaponized social media

More militaries and armed groups are using social media as a weapon of war -- but when ground skirmishes are mirrored by cyber-social battles, managing the message can get messy.

By Jan. 13, 2014


Middle East cyberwar hits Israeli banks, stock exchange, airline

Some Israeli banks are blocking, or say they will block, access to sites from Middle Eastern countries in the wake of attacks on banks, the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, and El Al Airline.

By Jan. 17, 2012


Anonymous targets Israel in another cyberattack

The hacktivist collective claims to have caused more than $3 billion in damage in protest against treatment of Palestinians, but officials say the attack has caused minimal disruption.

By Apr. 7, 2013


U.S. spies want computers to analyze metaphors

The spy version of DARPA wants an automated system that can understand figurative language and what it says about the speaker.

By May. 30, 2011


Facebook takes down Palestinian intifada page

Facebook has removed from its site a page calling for a Palestinian intifada, following a request from Israel's minister of public diplomacy. New pages, though, appear to have taken its place.

By Mar. 29, 2011


Freaked out by Mideast militarization of social media? Don't be

commentary While the bullets and bombs are flying, a second war is being fought -- on social media. If you're surprised, you haven't been paying attention.

By Nov. 16, 2012


Ghost's operating system comes alive

Palestinian-Israeli team launches its Virtual Computer that uses "cloud computing" to let users access their desktop and data from any computer worldwide.

By Jul. 13, 2009


Trying to erase the Ghosts of the past

Israeli-Palestinian start-up Ghost has modest ambitions: supplant Microsoft's Windows and create Mideast peace. News.com's Ina Fried looks at the latter issue.

By May. 30, 2008


No need to lock this cockpit

Israel Aerospace Industries develop cutting edge eco-friendly/pilotless aircraft.

By Mar. 5, 2007