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NBA fines Meyers Leonard $50,000 for using antisemitic slur

Jewish NFL star Julian Edelman posted an open letter to Leonard on social media on Wednesday, saying “casual ignorance” can be more dangerous than hate and inviting him to a Shabbat dinner.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
12/03/2021

Sick of COVID? Jewish teenager builds free COVID-19 video game

Despite the success of his first ever game, Ternyak does not seem to have any plans for a follow up any time soon.

28/02/2021

GameStop CFO to step down after Reddit driven stock rally

GameStop has also been targeted by shareholders pushing it to focus more on digital sales rather than its mall-based locations.

By REUTERS
24/02/2021

GameStop stock frenzy was led by older investors, not kids

reports have cast doubt on the myth that this was a victory of small investors over large Wall Street firms.

11/02/2021

The Jewish angles to the GameStop stock saga, explained

The video game store sits at the center of a dramatic “short squeeze” that has market watchers wondering whether stock trading could forever be changed.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
29/01/2021

Israeli video game company Playtika listed on US stock exchange

Founded in 2010, Playtika has more than 35 million monthly active users and its games include Bingo Blitz and Slotomania.

Playtika

Israeli gaming firm Playtika eyes US listing of nearly $10b.

It plans to list on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol "PLTK."

By REUTERS
07/01/2021

Toyota Israel launches AR mobile game to drive Land Cruiser

While Israelis are confined to their homes during the third coronavirus lockdown, they can still experience an off-road adventure.

31/12/2020
An attendant demonstrates an online baccarat game on a smartphone at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) As

ADL & Fair Play Alliance announce partnership to fight hate in video games

Both organizations collaborate to release new framework for addressing the harms in gaming.

26/12/2020

Job offers for full-time gamers are available for the first time in Israel

More than NIS 2 million was raised by the eSports organization "Team Finest" to employ gamers working remotely from their own living rooms.

28/12/2020
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