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Korean-based OEM, Pantech are planning to  introduce Kinect-like features in their upcoming Vega LTE phones.  While the Vega LTE does not yet have an US release date, it does have  an impressive spec line for its Korean launch. In addition to the 3D gestures, the Vega has a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, and 1280 x 800 resolution on a 4.5″ display.

Home Plus, the Korean branch of Tesco PLC recently launched campaign that included a series of virtual stores on subway platforms.  The backlit displays allowed consumers to browse and shop with their smartphones by scanning QR codes associated with each product.  Once scanned the product could then be placed in a virtual basket and delivered straight to their doors.