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St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

Mollie Darmon, left, and Allie Lichterman, seniors at the
Frankel Jewish Academy in suburban Detroit, using their iPads in
class.

Jewish day schools putting Apple iPads to the test

By Jason Miller, JTA January 20, 2012

WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich.—Toward the end of his life, Apple's visionary leader, Steve Jobs, was visited by another computer innovator, Microsoft's Bill Gates. The conversation turned to the future of education. As related in Walter Isaacson's recent biography...

Apple purchases first Israel-based company

JTA, JERUSALEM January 11, 2012

Apple purchased its first Israel-based company, Anobit Ltd., a flash storage solutions provider, for about $390 million.  The acquisition, at a price lower than the $500 million originally reported, comes nearly three weeks after an Israeli financial...

Steve Jobs shows off the white iPhone 4 at the 2010 Worldwide
Developers Conference. Photo: Matt Yohe via CC

The Jewish Zen of Steve Jobs

By Jason Miller, WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. October 12, 2011

Social networking sites began buzzing immediately after word spread of the death of Apple Inc. visionary Steve Jobs Wednesday evening. Rabbis took time out of their busy preparations for Yom Kippur to halt their sermon writing and post personal reflections...

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