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News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

NextGen Welcomes Newcomers to Jewish San Diego

On Sunday, January 7th, NextGen welcomed 60 newcomers to the community at a beautiful private residence in Rancho Santa Fe. With a strong vision from Newcomer Co-Chairs, Rayna Karoll, Chelsea Winer, and Greg Kravit, participants enjoyed learning about NextGen’s Thirdspace program, whil…

Final Call for Options 2018

 

Registration closes tomorrow! CLICK HERE to reserve your spot!

OPTIONS 2018 is almost here! Join co-chairs Lori Polin, Britney Ewing, and Kira Finkenberg for a celebration of sisterhood, community, Israel's upcoming 70th, and the inspiring contributions of Claire Ellman, the …

Celebrating Israel at 70

Israel is incredible! Over the next few months, and in celebration of Israel's 70th, we will be highlighting facts about Israeli food, culture, geography, innovation, academics and more! For example, did you know that Microsoft has more employees in Israel than it does per capita anywher…

OrCam’s MyEye for the Visually Impaired


OrCam MyEye, which reads text and can recognize people and objects. Photograph: OrCam

When Claire Bowes was 15 she lost her sight the instant the Real IRA let a bomb off in the small town of Omagh in Country Tyrone. Pieces of shrapnel went between two arteries on the bridge of her …

Intel, Mobileye Unveil First Autonomous Car

Autonomous car presented by Israel based Mobileye, the leading technology company that is developing self-driving cars.

The CEO of Intel Corp., Brian Krzanich, on Monday unveiled the US semiconductor giant’s first autonomous car, run with technology developed by Israel’s Mobileye.…