Mobile handsets to soon be operated by touchless hand gestures (South Korea)

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In what could revolutionize the way customers use their mobile handsets, Korean handset manufacturer Pantech has reportedly announced that it plans to launch an Android handset which offers users a touchless gesture recognition technology which will in turn be provided by the Israeli firm ‘eyeSight’. As per reports, Pantech has said that the handset will enable users to perform tasks …

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Nokia, RIM lead mobile market, Apple lags behind (India)

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While Apple iPhone’s have become quite the rage across the world, India, the world’s second largest mobile phone market, receives fewer handsets than most of the smaller markets, as per recent reports. Nokia and Research In Motion have been the most successful in India’s mobile market with 602 million subscribers. Analysts suggest that one of the reasons for Apple’s lower …

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Cellcom signs agreement with Home Center Mobile (Israel)

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Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Home Center Mobile, a unit of DIY chain Home Center has signed a deal with leading Israeli cellular provider, Cellcom Israel Ltd. Under this agreement Home Center Mobile, a customer of Cellcom, will sell mobile phones and offer discounted tariff plans in an attempt to compete with other mobile carriers. This deal is the latest …

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Fifth mobile operator license finally granted (Israel)

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Golan Telecom has finally been awarded the fifth new mobile operator license in Israel. The announcement came following Golan Telecom’s depositing the necessary bank guarantees to secure the license. Incidentally, Golan Telecom had only emerged third in the recent license auction. The two higher bidders being 018 Xfone Communications and Select Communications which were eventually disqualified as they failed to …

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Cellcom Israel announces a purported class action filed against the company

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Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the “Company”), announced today that a purported class action lawsuit against the Company and three other cellular operators was filed in the District Court of Tel-Aviv-Jaffa, by an Israeli citizen, in connection with the allegation that the defendants mislead customers who buy accessories for carrying cellular handsets or do not disclose to …

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