Oy Gevalt! Yiddish cell phone launches in Israel | FaithWorld

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Israel’s “koshercellular phone market has a new model, a device with a Yiddish interface to help devout Jews combine tradition with modern technology. Hundreds of thousands of mobile phones, popularly dubbed kosher because they block access to services frowned upon by ultra-Orthodox rabbis, have been operating in the Jewish state for years. Last month, Israel’s second largest mobile provider, Partner introduced what it hailed as the world’s first Yiddish cell phone, manufactured by Alcatel-Lucent.

via Oy Gevalt! Yiddish cell phone launches in Israel | FaithWorld.

Strange Random Cellphone Quote:

“To be happy in this world, first you need a cell phone and then you need an airplane. Then you’re truly wireless.” – Ted Turner (American Entrepreneur. b.1938,Cincinnati, Ohio, USA)

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