The 2013 Mobile Consumer Habits study surveyed 1,102 smartphone users, and found that nearly 3 out of 4 are within five feet of their device the majority of the time.
Roads & Kingdoms
Marooned in the Desert Sixty-seven years after the Arab-Israeli War, 3,000 Palestinians remain forgotten and stateless in rural Egypt.
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