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Variety
‘Transparent’ Season 4 on Amazon Primegood chunk of this year’s episodes take the Pfefferman clan to Israel, where th
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
good chunk of this year’s episodes take the Pfefferman clan to Israel, where the baggage they unload doesn’t stop at Ben Gurion Airport. Three generations of Pfefferman get to squabble when Maura (Jeffrey Tambor) discovers the father (Jerry... Read more
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The Register
Mini-Heartbleed info leak bug strikes Apache, airborne malware, NSA algo U-turn, and morecommunication between air-gapped internal networks. The study was put together
The Register / Posted 10 hours ago
communication between air-gapped internal networks. The study was put together by a team of researchers from Israel's Ben-Gurion University of the Negev led by Dr Mordechai Guri. A video put together by the team shows the camera infected with... Read more
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International Business Times
Hackers could open your front door using infrared light in home security cameras to leak sensitive information or break into homes, a team of university researc
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
to leak sensitive information or break into homes, a team of university researchers has found. Cybersecurity experts from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel released an academic paper this week (19 September) detailing how a... Read more
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Variety
Israel’s ‘Foxtrot’ Sweeps Ophir Awards to Become Country’s Oscar Entryas best supporting actress for “Not Here, Not There” (her win marking the secon
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
as best supporting actress for “Not Here, Not There” (her win marking the second consecutive year that the trophy has gone to a Palestinian actress); and “Ben-Gurion: Epilogue,” a stirring look at Israel’s founding father, as best documentary... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What did Emanuel achieve in Israel?already proved successful with the recent opioid joint study by the University
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
already proved successful with the recent opioid joint study by the University of Chicago, Harvard University and Israel's Ben Gurion University. The study is the first to quantify the impact of opioid abuse on critical resources across the U.S. I... Read more
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The Jewish Press
BGU Medical School for International Health Announces Global Health Scholarship | 28 Elul 5777 – September 19, 2017The Medical School for International Health (MSIH) at Ben-Gurion University of
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
The Medical School for International Health (MSIH) at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) has announced the creation of a new Ben-Gurion Global Health Scholarship to be given to one outstanding medical student from anywhere in the world each... Read more
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New Kerala
Hainan Airlines inaugurates direct air service from Shanghai to Tel Aviv - newkerala news #27264217, 2017 : Hainan Airlines' flight HU407, which took off from Shanghai Pudong I
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
17, 2017 : Hainan Airlines' flight HU407, which took off from Shanghai Pudong International Airport, landed at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport at 8:30 am on September 12, 2017 local time after 11 hours in the air, successfully completing the maiden... Read more
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The Forward
Yom Kippur Eve Is Night Of Forbidden Love For Secular Israeli Teensforward to Judaism’s holiest day as an opportunity for romance. Like most of t
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
forward to Judaism’s holiest day as an opportunity for romance. Like most of the country, Cohen’s hometown, Shoham, near Ben Gurion Airport, shuts down for Yom Kippur, when Jews traditionally fast and repent for their sins of the past year.... Read more
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The Hill
GOP senator says he nearly has the votes for ObamaCare repealaway on his bill, Cassidy cited the book, “A Peace to End All Peace,” about the
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
away on his bill, Cassidy cited the book, “A Peace to End All Peace,” about the history of the Middle East, and David Ben-Gurion, the founder of Israel. “The author says David Ben-Gurion was of the type that said, ‘If you continue to do what... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Hainan Airways launches Tel Aviv-Shanghai flightsSept. 12--An airliner of Chinese airline Hainan Airlines today landed at Ben Gu
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
Sept. 12--An airliner of Chinese airline Hainan Airlines today landed at Ben Gurion Airport. The landing ended the inaugural flight of the company's new Tel Aviv-Shanghai route, with three weekly flights on Boeing Dreamliners. Because the route is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel ruling on army service for religious sparks anger, debateto override the court ruling and keep the exemption in place. The ultra-Orthod
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
to override the court ruling and keep the exemption in place. The ultra-Orthodox parties form a key part of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's governing coalition and have often acted as kingmakers in Israeli politics. Around 10 per cent of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Arrest me': Canberra woman successfully defies new Israeli lawcall has a reasonable possibility of leading to the imposition of a boycott."
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
call has a reasonable possibility of leading to the imposition of a boycott." Ms Bamberger added she would be arriving at Ben Gurion Airport on March 21 and gave the flight details. "Arrest me," she said. Haaretz had a journalist and... Read more
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Fortune
How Shimon Peres Helped Grow Israel Into a Startup Nationhad by that point—called to serve as the director general of the ministry of de
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
had by that point—called to serve as the director general of the ministry of defense by Israel’s first Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion at the stunningly young age of 29; serving as defense minister; founding Israel Aerospace Industries; creating... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Lawmakers Outraged at High Court Ruling on Conscription Law | 22 Elul 5777 – September 12, 2017students were exempt from military service for decades based on an agreement wi
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
students were exempt from military service for decades based on an agreement with Israel’s first Prime Minister, David Ben-Gurion, on the grounds that “their studies are their craft.” But it’s not only rabbinic students who have merited such... Read more
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The Washington Times
In the last book before his death, Shimon Peres reflects on big dreamsleaving him in the minority backed by one or two like-minded allies, notably hi
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
leaving him in the minority backed by one or two like-minded allies, notably his mentor, Israel’s founding father David Ben-Gurion. In one of the tensest chapters of the book, Peres recounts the drama of planning the Entebbe operation, the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Posthumous book offers rare glimpse into Shimon Peres' lifeglimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life - from his early days as a
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
glimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life - from his early days as a protege to Israel's founding father David Ben-Gurion, to his covert efforts to smuggle arms to the new state and build its nuclear reactor, to orchestrating the famed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Posthumous book offers rare glimpse into Shimon Peres' lifeglimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life — from his early days as a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
glimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life — from his early days as a protege to Israel's founding father David Ben-Gurion, to his covert efforts to smuggle arms to the new state and build its nuclear reactor, to orchestrating the famed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Posthumous book offers rare glimpse into Shimon Peres' lifeglimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life — from his early days as a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
glimpse into key chapters of his extraordinary life — from his early days as a protege to Israel's founding father David Ben-Gurion, to his covert efforts to smuggle arms to the new state and build its nuclear reactor, to orchestrating the famed... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The U.S. Embassy And Jerusalem: Origin Of The Controversy | Saul Jay Singer | 16 Elul 5777 – September 6, 2017to Jerusalem. On December 13, 1949, after the United Nations voted to internati
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
to Jerusalem. On December 13, 1949, after the United Nations voted to internationalize the city, Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion, seeking to cement Jerusalem’s status as the eternal Jewish capital, announced he had secured Knesset approval to... Read more
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The Forward
Israel’s Supreme Court Rejects Push For Public Transit On Shabbattransportation on Shabbat is part of the status quo agreement reached between t
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
transportation on Shabbat is part of the status quo agreement reached between the haredi Orthodox community and David Ben-Gurion before the formation of the state. Opponents argue that the prohibition favors Orthodox preferences and unfairly... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Terrorists In Germany's Parliament?York. In 1972, a PFLP member took part in the Lod Airport Massacre, in which 28
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
York. In 1972, a PFLP member took part in the Lod Airport Massacre, in which 28 people were murdered at what is now called Ben Gurion International Airport. In October 2001, it assassinated Israeli Tourism Minister Rehavam Ze'evi in retaliation for... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: “Conflict management” – The Collapse of a Concept | Dr. Martin Sherman | 20 Elul 5777 – September 11, 2017retrospective assessment of the war and its execution might be called for. Sad
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
retrospective assessment of the war and its execution might be called for. Sadly, there is little to support this benign attitude—and emerging realities serve only to underscore the long term detrimental impact, which that indecisive... Read more
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The Forward
How Jaffa’s Etzel House Stands At Odds With Historyits own residents and history. The views of the Etzel, however, were not solel
The Forward / Posted 13 days ago
its own residents and history. The views of the Etzel, however, were not solely confined to a right-wing fringe. David Ben Gurion had been implacably hostile to Jaffa ever since he arrived at its port in 1906. He wrote in his diary in 1936, as... Read more
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Salon.com
Under Trump, prospect of peace between Israel and Palestine slips further awayBy the end, a large native Palestinian majority had been reduced to less than a
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
By the end, a large native Palestinian majority had been reduced to less than a fifth of the new state’s population. David Ben Gurion, the country’s founding father, was unperturbed. He expected to swamp this rump group with Jews from Europe and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
A Jewish Eton, Pre-1948 Transfer, And Chinese Esrogim – An Interview With Rabbi Dr. Chaim Simons | Elliot Resnick | 16 Elul 5777 – September 6, 2017demonstrate that many mainstream figures entertained it. Yes. In fact, many of
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 days ago
demonstrate that many mainstream figures entertained it. Yes. In fact, many of the people in the beginning were leftists. Ben-Gurion, Weizmann, Herzl – they all spoke about it. Herzl wrote in his diary, “We shall try to spirit the penniless... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Take a Look at Israel’s Future Military Hardware | 15 Elul 5777 – September 5, 2017vehicles (UUV) — tiny submarines that can be used for scanning and mapping. The
The Jewish Press / Posted 17 days ago
vehicles (UUV) — tiny submarines that can be used for scanning and mapping. The UUV is being developed together with Ben Gurion University and will cost two-thirds less than its closest competitor overseas. A larger version – the “Caesaron” –... Read more
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JTA
Public transportation on Shabbat is not essential need, Israeli government tells Supreme Courtregulations, is therefore irregular and is thusly done sparingly.” Not having
JTA / Posted 17 days ago
regulations, is therefore irregular and is thusly done sparingly.” Not having public transportation on Shabbat is part of the status quo agreement reached between the haredi Orthodox community and David Ben-Gurion before the formation of the s... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
UK co SSP Group to operate BG Airport food outletsSept. 04--For the first time, an international company that operates food areas
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
Sept. 04--For the first time, an international company that operates food areas in airports is setting up business in Ben Gurion Airport. UK company SSP Group plc has over 2,000 food and beverage outlets in airports in 32 countries around the world,... Read more
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CNET
Top 5 unlikely (but true) ways to get hackedwork on SSDs, because they don't have [UNKNOWN] arms. At number 2, the hard dri
CNET / Posted 18 days ago
work on SSDs, because they don't have [UNKNOWN] arms. At number 2, the hard drive LED. This one was also by researchers at Ben-Gurion University. They found a way to turn that little hard drive light that flashes into a transmitter. The victim's... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Calls to Increase Number, Quality of Bible Studies Teachers | 13 Elul 5777 – September 3, 2017in a class on October 13, 2016. Netanyahu revived the tradition in 2011, starte
The Jewish Press / Posted 19 days ago
in a class on October 13, 2016. Netanyahu revived the tradition in 2011, started by Israel's first Prime Minister David Ben Gurion. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Sunday (Sept. 4) for more educators who can teach Tanach – Bible... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Israel is getting creative at countering its demographic disadvantage, but it may be too little, too lateBy the end, a large native Palestinian majority had been reduced to less than a
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
By the end, a large native Palestinian majority had been reduced to less than a fifth of the new state's population. David Ben Gurion, the country's founding father, was unperturbed. He expected to swamp this rump group with Jews from Europe and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Palestinians vie with Israel over Muslim pilgrims to Jerusalemany given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
any given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to one of Islam's holiest sites. At Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport, they rub shoulders with larger groups of visitors - diaspora Jews and Christian tourists - many of them... Read more
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The Star
Palestinians vie with Israel over Muslim pilgrims to Jerusalemany given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
any given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to one of Islam's holiest sites. At Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport, they rub shoulders with larger groups of visitors - diaspora Jews and Christian tourists - many of them... Read more
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Reuters
Palestinians vie with Israel over Muslim pilgrims to Jerusalemany given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
any given day, Muslim pilgrims arrive at a Middle East airport on a journey to one of Islam's holiest sites. At Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport, they rub shoulders with larger groups of visitors - diaspora Jews and Christian tourists - many of them... Read more
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Philly.com
As heroin overdoses soar, so do hospital ICU costsearlier this month in Annals of the American Thoracic Society, researchers at H
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
earlier this month in Annals of the American Thoracic Society, researchers at Harvard, the University of Chicago, and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel analyzed discharge data on 4,100 ICU admissions for overdose at 162 hospitals in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Staying at the Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalemand restaurants, and a short walk from the historic Old City. Getting there: J
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
and restaurants, and a short walk from the historic Old City. Getting there: Jerusalem is about a 45-minute drive from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv. History: The Mamilla neighbourhood was built in the 19th century Ottoman... Read more
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Daily Mail
Opioid-related deaths have nearly DOUBLED in seven years in Americafrom overdoses on opioids have nearly doubled in the US since 2009, a new study
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
from overdoses on opioids have nearly doubled in the US since 2009, a new study has revealed. The study, conducted by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel, Harvard Medical School and University of Chicago, outlines the growth of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Kaya, the royal Dogthe Zionist community in Palestine and who hated him. I suspect that he was not
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
the Zionist community in Palestine and who hated him. I suspect that he was not too unhappy when the British kicked him out of the country. David Ben-Gurion called him "fascist" -- though, as an Italy-lover, Jabotinsky loathed Benito... Read more
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The Jewish Press
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Arrives in Israel | 6 Elul 5777 – August 27, 2017UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres greeted on the tarmac at Ben Gurion Inter
The Jewish Press / Posted 26 days ago
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres greeted on the tarmac at Ben Gurion International Airport by Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon, on the evening of August 27 2017 United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived Sunday night in... Read more
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The Forward
Netanyahu Is Abandoning American Jews — Because He Canpeace process, the half-century mark of the Occupation, the political alliance
The Forward / Posted 28 days ago
peace process, the half-century mark of the Occupation, the political alliance between President Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli government’s retreat on a plan for egalitarian worship at the Western Wall —— have instead... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Nefesh B’Nefesh: High Costs of Jewish Education Main Reason for Orthodox Aliyah | 3 Elul 5777 – August 25, 2017New immigrants from North America arrive at Ben Gurion airport on a Nefesh B'Ne
The Jewish Press / Posted 28 days ago
New immigrants from North America arrive at Ben Gurion airport on a Nefesh B'Nefesh flight, August 15, 2017. The astronomical costs of private Jewish education in the US is the main motivator behind the decision to make Aliyah for American Jews,... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Rosenwald’s biography falls short in questioning his legacythe Warner Brothers or Sarah Bernhardt or Barbara Streisand belong in the same
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
the Warner Brothers or Sarah Bernhardt or Barbara Streisand belong in the same series as Rabbi Akiva or Franz Kafka or Ben Gurion, but there is no question that each biography is objective and that it meets the highest scholarly standards. Not... Read more
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Reuters
Israel's El Al counts on new Boeing 787s to lure back customersBEN GURION AIRPORT, Israel (Reuters) - El Al Israel Airlines (ELAL.TA) took del
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
BEN GURION AIRPORT, Israel (Reuters) - El Al Israel Airlines (ELAL.TA) took delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on Wednesday in a $1.25 billion investment aimed at renewing its long-range fleet, halting a drop in its market share and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel's El Al counts on new Boeing 787s to lure back customersBEN GURION AIRPORT, Israel: El Al Israel Airlines took delivery of its first Bo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
BEN GURION AIRPORT, Israel: El Al Israel Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on Wednesday in a US$1.25 billion investment aimed at renewing its long-range fleet, halting a drop in its market share and winning back... Read more
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New York Post
How your broken phone screen can help hackersabout than just the cost of replacing it. In a paper presented last week at a w
New York Post / Posted 30 days ago
about than just the cost of replacing it. In a paper presented last week at a workshop in Vancouver, four researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel explained how broken screens are replaced with aftermarket components of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tel Aviv–Jerusalem High-Speed Train Passes First Test Ahead of April 2018 Opening | 30 Av 5777 – August 22, 2017entering at the HaHagana Station in Tel Aviv will arrive in the eternal city 28
The Jewish Press / Posted a month ago
entering at the HaHagana Station in Tel Aviv will arrive in the eternal city 28 minutes later, while passengers boarding at Ben Gurion International Airport will be able to head for the Temple Mount in 20 minutes. Speaking of the Temple Mount, the... Read more
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International Business Times
Hackers can hijack your smashed smartphone using just a replacement screen, experts say manipulated to take control of the device and steal users' personal information
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
manipulated to take control of the device and steal users' personal information. According to a team of experts at Israel's Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, hackers could potentially use parts costing less than $10 (£8) to maliciously override a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Charlottesville is moment of truth for empowered U.S. Zionists (who name their children after Israeli generals1948. Famously he emptied Lydda and other areas near the Israeli airport of Pal
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
1948. Famously he emptied Lydda and other areas near the Israeli airport of Palestinians. "IDF commander Yigal Allon asked Ben Gurion 'what shall we do with the Arabs?' Ben-Gurion made a dismissive, energetic gesture with his hand and said, 'Expel... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Using emoticons in work emails make you look incompetent, a study findssmiley is not a smile’ Using three different experiments with 549 participants
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 1 months ago
smiley is not a smile’ Using three different experiments with 549 participants from 29 different countries, Glikson, from Ben Gurion University in Israel, found that even if smileys have a positive effect on the tone of the message, that effect is... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Emoticons in work emails make you look incompetent, a study findssmiley is not a smile' Using three different experiments with 549 participants
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 1 months ago
smiley is not a smile' Using three different experiments with 549 participants from 29 different countries, Glikson, from Ben Gurion University in Israel, found that even if smileys have a positive effect on the tone of the message, that effect is... Read more
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