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In Japan, Our Network Coverage are with following carriers:

NTT DoCoMo
SoftBank
Okinawa Cellular
eMobile
au KDDI

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DOCOMO to Showcase Cutting-edge 5G Use Cases at MWC19 Barcelona - AsiaOne
DOCOMO to Showcase Cutting-edge 5G Use Cases at MWC19 Barcelona  AsiaOne

TOKYO, Jan 23, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. will jointly exhibit its latest 5G technology in conjunction with NTT subsidiaries and affiliated ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 13:12:46 GMT
NEC, NTT DOCOMO Trial Facial Recognition Over 5G - findBIOMETRICS
NEC, NTT DOCOMO Trial Facial Recognition Over 5G  findBIOMETRICS

“…with NEC's 'Context-aware *Service* Controller', the system is designed to dynamically allocate network resources as needed, switching to high-definition ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:59:12 GMT
VeChain Thor Network Partners with Japan’s NTT Docomo - Blockchain Reporter
VeChain Thor Network Partners with Japan’s NTT Docomo  Blockchain Reporter

VeChain Thor, a distributed ledger technology (DLT) project focused on providing users with robust identity management solutions and more, has inked a ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NEC, NTT DoCoMo carry out 5G video transmission test - RCR Wireless News
NEC, NTT DoCoMo carry out 5G video transmission test  RCR Wireless News

NEC said that this 5G demo was conducted with a view toward application of 5G in the field of entertainment, including sports and tourism *content*.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:23:00 GMT
IndyCar aligns with Japan-based NTT for series title sponsorship - autoweek.com
IndyCar aligns with Japan-based NTT for series title sponsorship  autoweek.com

As expected, NTT was named as the new sponsor for the IndyCar Series on Tuesday. Beginning immediately, the racing series is now the NTT IndyCar Series.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:04:53 GMT
BOJ loses sight of exit after third revision of price projection - Nikkei Asian Review
BOJ loses sight of exit after third revision of price projection  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The Bank of Japan's efforts to stoke inflation suffered yet another setback Wednesday when the central bank cut its fiscal 2019 inflation out.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 21:14:00 GMT
Financial Survey: NTT Docomo (DCMYY) and Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT) - Baseball Daily News
Financial Survey: NTT Docomo (DCMYY) and Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT)  Baseball Daily News

NTT Docomo (OTCMKTS:DCMYY) and Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business?


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:07:28 GMT
Rakuten Mobile selects Viavi for testing solutions - Telecom Lead
Rakuten Mobile selects Viavi for testing solutions  Telecom Lead

Viavi Solutions announced that Rakuten has selected the Viavi TM500 system to support the deployment of its mobile network in Japan. Rakuten Mobile network ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:20:00 GMT
VeChain (VET) Week in Review: NTT Docomo Partnership, VET Price, and 2019 Road Map - Blockchain Reporter
VeChain (VET) Week in Review: NTT Docomo Partnership, VET Price, and 2019 Road Map  Blockchain Reporter

VeChain, the Singapore-based blockchain supply chain management platform had quite a spectacular 2018, and the community hopes to carry the positive ...


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:10:00 GMT
Japan Firms Have $890 Billion in Cash. Here's Where They Might Spend It - Bloomberg
Japan Firms Have $890 Billion in Cash. Here's Where They Might Spend It  Bloomberg

Japan outmuscled China to dominate mergers and acquisitions in Asia last year, and with companies in possession of more than $890 billion in cash, the ...


Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to launch world's 'thinnest and lightest' phone in November - The Japan Times
NTT Docomo to launch world's 'thinnest and lightest' phone in November  The Japan Times

For years, electronics giants have been developing smartphones with increasingly larger screens. Bucking the trend for phones to be bigger and flashier is.


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Global Wireless Security In LTE Networks Market Insights Report 2018 – McAffee, NTT DoCoMo, Verizon Wireless, AVG, Trojon, Apple - Daily News Insights
Global Wireless Security In LTE Networks Market Insights Report 2018 – McAffee, NTT DoCoMo, Verizon Wireless, AVG, Trojon, Apple  Daily News Insights

The global “Wireless Security In LTE Networks” Market research report enlists the vital and practical information with regards to market situation. The present ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:02:10 GMT
NTT Docomo to lower mobile phone fees after government call for charges to be cut - The Japan Times
NTT Docomo to lower mobile phone fees after government call for charges to be cut  The Japan Times

NTT Docomo Inc. said it will cut its mobile phone charges by 20 to 40 percent from the April-June quarter next year amid a call by the government for cell phone ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reviewing AG&E (AGNU) and NTT Docomo (DCMYY) - Modern Readers
Reviewing AG&E (AGNU) and NTT Docomo (DCMYY)  Modern Readers

NTT Docomo (OTCMKTS:DCMYY) and AG&E (OTCMKTS:AGNU) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:26:32 GMT
VeChain (VET) Just A Marketing Hype? Probably Not - Blockchain Reporter
VeChain (VET) Just A Marketing Hype? Probably Not  Blockchain Reporter

While there are currently more than 2000 distributed ledger technology (DLT) projects in the industry, the fact remains that most blockchain platforms have very ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 06:50:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo to say farewell to Italy's Buongiorno - Nikkei Asian Review
NTT DoCoMo to say farewell to Italy's Buongiorno  Nikkei Asian Review

LONDON/TOKYO (Financial Times) -- NTT DoCoMo is looking to offload its Italian mobile *content* company Buongiorno in another blow to its internati.


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
iPhone XR Price Cut by NTT Docomo in Japan - Gadgets 360
iPhone XR Price Cut by NTT Docomo in Japan  Gadgets 360

This drop in iPhone XR price for the 24-month contract is thought to be due to lower than expected demand of the iPhone XR in the Japanese market.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo gives Abenomics a rare win - Nikkei Asian Review
NTT Docomo gives Abenomics a rare win  Nikkei Asian Review

"NTT Docomo signals fierce mobile price war." The headline would seem to say it all about the epic rout in telecom stocks which followed the Oct. 31 n.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Martin Investment Management Has Decreased By $2.20 Million Its Bank Of America (BAC) Position; NTT DOCOMO ORDINARY SHARES (NTDMF) SI Decreased By 29.32% - The FinHeadLines
Martin Investment Management Has Decreased By $2.20 Million Its Bank Of America (BAC) Position; NTT DOCOMO ORDINARY SHARES (NTDMF) SI Decreased By 29.32%  The FinHeadLines

NTT DOCOMO INC ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:NTDMF) had a decrease of 29.32% in short interest. NTDMF's SI was 3.30 million shares in January as ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 20:49:52 GMT
DOCOMO Adds 'docomo Wi-Fi' to Prepaid SIM Service for Travelers to Japan - Financial Post
DOCOMO Adds 'docomo Wi-Fi' to Prepaid SIM Service for Travelers to Japan  Financial Post

TOKYO — NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that it has added Wi-Fi® functionality to its Japan Welcome SIMTM prepaid SIM card *service* to ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese Mobile Network Operator deploys Nok Nok solution to improve mobile user experience and seamless access to data - SecurityInfoWatch
Japanese Mobile Network Operator deploys Nok Nok solution to improve mobile user experience and seamless access to data  SecurityInfoWatch

Japanese mobile network operator deploys Nok Nok solution to improve mobile user experience and seamless access to data.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to lower mobile phone fees amid call for charge cuts - Japan Today
NTT Docomo to lower mobile phone fees amid call for charge cuts  Japan Today

NTT Docomo Inc said Wednesday it will cut its mobile phone charges by 20 to 40 percent from the April-June quarter next year amid the government's call on ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi hit fastest 5G in-car speeds yet - Engadget
NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi hit fastest 5G in-car speeds yet  Engadget

With the first 5G phones expected in 2019, carriers in the US and abroad are busy laying the groundwork for faster data speeds. Japan's three biggest mobile net ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to set up test lab in Guam for 5G verifications in 2019 - Japan Today
NTT Docomo to set up test lab in Guam for 5G verifications in 2019  Japan Today

NTT Docomo Inc says it will begin operating Docomo 5G Open Lab Guam as a 5G technology verification center in Guam next spring. The official opening date ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to release world's thinnest mobile phone in November - Japan Today
NTT Docomo to release world's thinnest mobile phone in November  Japan Today

Japanese mobile phone carrier NTT Docomo Inc will release the world's thinnest and lightest mobile phone in late November. The new handset KY-01L, ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to follow KDDI in reviewing smartphone contracts after government warnings - The Japan Times
NTT Docomo to follow KDDI in reviewing smartphone contracts after government warnings  The Japan Times

Mobile carrier NTT Docomo Inc. said Thursday it plans to review its two-year smartphone contracts by next March, a day after rival KDDI Corp. pledged to ch.


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DOCOMO to launch 5G open lab on Guam – its first outside Japan - The Guam Daily Post
NTT DOCOMO to launch 5G open lab on Guam – its first outside Japan  The Guam Daily Post

DOCOMO PACIFIC will launch its fifth-generation, or 5G, wireless broadband *service* test lab in early 2019 on Guam.


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The new ‘world’s thinnest phone’ slots into a business card case - The Verge
The new ‘world’s thinnest phone’ slots into a business card case  The Verge

NTT Docomo has announced the "card phone," a phone so small it can fit into a business card holder. It's made by Kyocera and has a 2.8-inch e-paper display.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to expand mobile overseas remittance service to China, Thailand - Japan Today
NTT Docomo to expand mobile overseas remittance service to China, Thailand  Japan Today

NTT Docomo Inc will expand its money transfer mobile overseas remittance *service* to China and Thailand from Monday, bringing the total number of destination ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi Electric hit 27Gbps 5G speeds in car - ZDNet
NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi Electric hit 27Gbps 5G speeds in car  ZDNet

5G speeds of 27Gbps have been attained during outdoor trials of massive-element antenna systems technology in Japan by NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tokyo, NTT Docomo Conduct Trial of Food Loss Reduction Program - Japan for Sustainability
Tokyo, NTT Docomo Conduct Trial of Food Loss Reduction Program  Japan for Sustainability

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and NTT Docomo announced on January 15, 2018, that they would conduct a demonstration trial of EcoBuy at a grocery ...


Sun, 27 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo to launch pre-commercial 5G services in September 2019 - RCR Wireless News
NTT DoCoMo to launch pre-commercial 5G services in September 2019  RCR Wireless News

NTT DoCoMo has been carrying out a number of trials in the 5G field over the last years, mainly with Chinese vendor Huawei.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Today Jan 23 iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Japan ETF (JPMV) Reduces 0.57% - Z Tribune
Today Jan 23 iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Japan ETF (JPMV) Reduces 0.57%  Z Tribune

iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:JPMV) has negative Jan 23 day. The ETF reached $64.71 per share after 0.57% change. It has 25.24 ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:46:16 GMT
NTT Docomo launches IoT-driven service in U.S. to reduce food wastage and inefficiencies by visualizing refrigerator temperatures - Japan Today
NTT Docomo launches IoT-driven service in U.S. to reduce food wastage and inefficiencies by visualizing refrigerator temperatures  Japan Today

NTT Inc and NTT Docomo USA Inc have announced the immediate launch of an IoT-driven temperature- and humidity-monitoring *service* for industrial ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo steps on gas in car-related services - Nikkei Asian Review
NTT Docomo steps on gas in car-related services  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo is looking for on-ramps to the automotive sector, forging deals and developing services to counter the active investment in fields.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese mobile networks ban Huawei - MyBroadband
Japanese mobile networks ban Huawei  MyBroadband

Japan's three largest mobile phone carriers announced they will no longer use equipment from Huawei.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DOCOMO's 'WOW! NINJA in SHIBUYA' Video Now Available Online - Financial Post
DOCOMO's 'WOW! NINJA in SHIBUYA' Video Now Available Online  Financial Post

TOKYO — NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has released the WOW! NINJA in SHIBUYA video to promote the company's new WOW! JAPAN website ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo, Toyota use 5G to control humanoid robot - RCR Wireless News
NTT DoCoMo, Toyota use 5G to control humanoid robot  RCR Wireless News

Japanese telco NTT DoCoMo and Toyota Motors said they have successfully controlled the Toyota-developed T-HR3 humanoid robot in trials using 5G ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Docomo to cut mobile fees by separating handset costs - Nikkei Asian Review
Docomo to cut mobile fees by separating handset costs  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo intends to lower mobile charges as early as next fiscal year by offering more plans in which fees are not tacked onto monthly bill.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dent (DENT) Co-founder Meets Japan’s NTT DOCOMO: Looming Partnership - CryptoRecorder
Dent (DENT) Co-founder Meets Japan’s NTT DOCOMO: Looming Partnership  CryptoRecorder

Dent has been holding strategic meetings in various cities in Asia and other parts of the world. The digital currency team is eager to push for the adoption ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China Mobile, NTT Docomo to launch world's first IoT multi-vendor eSIM solution - Japan Today
China Mobile, NTT Docomo to launch world's first IoT multi-vendor eSIM solution  Japan Today

China Mobile and NTT Docomo on Monday will launch an eSIM1 solution to enable cross-vendor SIM profile switching from Docomo to China Mobile.


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
VeChain Partners up with Japanese Telecom Giant NTT Docomo for 5G Program - Coingape
VeChain Partners up with Japanese Telecom Giant NTT Docomo for 5G Program  Coingape

NTT Docomo, the telecom giant that had started its 5G Open Partner Program in February, has selected Vechain as one of its partners in the first batch. Vechain ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo selects Anritsu for 5G testing systems - RCR Wireless News
NTT DoCoMo selects Anritsu for 5G testing systems  RCR Wireless News

Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo has formally adopted Anritsu's equipment for 5G testing. The Japanese carrier said it will use Anritsu's 5G New Radio RF ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
RWC 2019 NTT DOCOMO appointed Rugby World Cup 2019 Tournament Supplier 23/08/2018 00:00 - Rugby World Cup 2019
RWC 2019 NTT DOCOMO appointed Rugby World Cup 2019 Tournament Supplier 23/08/2018 00:00  Rugby World Cup 2019

World Rugby has announced the appointment of NTT DOCOMO as a Rugby World Cup 2019 Tournament Supplier.


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DOCOMO to Provide Prepaid SIM Cards at Tokyo 2020 World Press Briefing - Financial Post
DOCOMO to Provide Prepaid SIM Cards at Tokyo 2020 World Press Briefing  Financial Post

TOKYO — NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that it will offer Japan Welcome SIMTM cards—prepaid SIM cards for overseas visitors to ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF)'s Stock Is Buy After Less Market Selling - MoneyMakingArticles
KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF)'s Stock Is Buy After Less Market Selling  MoneyMakingArticles

The stock of KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF) registered a decrease of 59.9% in short interest. KDDIF's total short interest was 656300 ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:39:06 GMT
Japan’s mobile carriers to launch limited commercial 5G services next year - RCR Wireless News
Japan’s mobile carriers to launch limited commercial 5G services next year  RCR Wireless News

Japanese mobile carriers have confirmed plans to launch 5G commercial services in 2019, a year ahead of schedule, local press reported. NTT DoCoMo, KDDI ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mitsubishi Electric, NTT DoCoMo achieve 27 Gbps throughput in 5G trials - RCR Wireless News
Mitsubishi Electric, NTT DoCoMo achieve 27 Gbps throughput in 5G trials  RCR Wireless News

Japanese firms Mitsubishi Electric Corporation and NTT DoCoMo announced they have achieved what it claims to be the world's first 5G mobile ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's 4 carriers to shun Chinese 5G tech - Nikkei Asian Review
Japan's 4 carriers to shun Chinese 5G tech  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japan's three main mobile phone carriers SoftBank Group, NTT Docomo and KDDI have decided not to use Chinese equipment in their 5G netwo.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NEC reaches 5G agreement with Japanese telco NTT DoCoMo - RCR Wireless News
NEC reaches 5G agreement with Japanese telco NTT DoCoMo  RCR Wireless News

Japanese technology firm NEC has reached an agreement with compatriot telecom operator NTT DoCoMo to provide control units for 5G base station ...


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo develops underground 5G base station - RCR Wireless News
NTT Docomo develops underground 5G base station  RCR Wireless News

Japanese telecommunications operator NTT DoCoMo has developed a 5G base station which is designed to be buried in the ground to support deployments in ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT to combine 3 units to create Japan's largest IT company - Nikkei Asian Review
NTT to combine 3 units to create Japan's largest IT company  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The Nippon Telegraph & Telephone group will launch a new company to oversee three major communications and data subsidiaries, forming Japan's ...


Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan, Korea to account for 43% of 5G global connections in 2019: study - RCR Wireless News
Japan, Korea to account for 43% of 5G global connections in 2019: study  RCR Wireless News

The study highlightes that global 5G connections will grow to 1.5 billion by 2025, mainly driven by fixed wireless services.


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT to invest ¥3 trillion on research and 5G mobile network systems - The Japan Times
NTT to invest ¥3 trillion on research and 5G mobile network systems  The Japan Times

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. said Tuesday it will invest ¥3 trillion ($26 billion) over the next five years on advanced research activities and nex.


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo develops population flow statistics as transportation big data - Japan Today
NTT Docomo develops population flow statistics as transportation big data  Japan Today

NTT Docomo Inc says it has successfully developed population flow statistics for analyzing population mobility based on operational data from the company's ...


Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Docomo Plans $8.8 Billion in Spending on 5G Infrastructure - Bloomberg
Docomo Plans $8.8 Billion in Spending on 5G Infrastructure  Bloomberg

NTT Docomo Inc., Japan's second-biggest mobile phone carrier by sales, plans to invest 1 trillion yen ($8.8 billion) on infrastructure over five years for 5G ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo, Metawave test 5G mobile system in Tokyo - RCR Wireless News
NTT DoCoMo, Metawave test 5G mobile system in Tokyo  RCR Wireless News

Japanese telecom operator NTT DoCoMo collaborated with Metawave to demonstrate a 5G mobile communication system using 28 GHz, in what it claims is the ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The state of 5G trials in Japan - RCR Wireless News
The state of 5G trials in Japan  RCR Wireless News

Japan is expected to be an early adopter in the 5G segment as local telecom operators are looking to start deploying the new technology around 2020.


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan government wants lower mobile charges before Rakuten's entry next October - Tech News - The Star Online
Japan government wants lower mobile charges before Rakuten's entry next October - Tech News  The Star Online

Japan's government wants to see greater price competition among the nation's three dominant mobile phone network providers, before e-commerce firm ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What would a 40% cut to phone bills mean for Japan's mobile carriers? - The Japan Times
What would a 40% cut to phone bills mean for Japan's mobile carriers?  The Japan Times

Japan's mobile carriers have come under government scrutiny for high phone bills that have helped bring years of enviable profit margins and given them a ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sequans Partners with NTT DOCOMO to Accelerate Adoption of NB-IoT Technology in Japan - Business Wire
Sequans Partners with NTT DOCOMO to Accelerate Adoption of NB-IoT Technology in Japan  Business Wire

NTT DOCOMO is partnering with Sequans and using Sequans Monarch chips to accelerate the adoption of NB-IoT technology in Japan.


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Docomo exits Wall Street on downsized global role - Nikkei Asian Review
Docomo exits Wall Street on downsized global role  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo, the mobile arm of Japan's Nippon Telegraph and Telephone, said Monday it will delist shares in the U.S., underscoring the NTT gro.


Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo taps Nokia for Japan’s 5G launch in 2020 - VentureBeat
NTT Docomo taps Nokia for Japan’s 5G launch in 2020  VentureBeat

Japan's largest mobile operator, NTT Docomo, has chosen Nokia to supply key hardware for a 2020 rollout of 5G cellular services in the country, the companies ...


Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to cut 'leaving fees' after ministry's fairness warning:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
NTT Docomo to cut 'leaving fees' after ministry's fairness warning:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

NTT Docomo Inc. is set to reduce fees for customers who take their business elsewhere after the end.


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan operators accelerate 5G launch plans - Mobile World Live
Japan operators accelerate 5G launch plans  Mobile World Live

Operators in Japan are working toward launching limited commercial 5G services in 2019, bringing the schedule forward and with pilots taking place at the ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5G speed record broken in Japan - Notebookcheck.net
5G speed record broken in Japan  Notebookcheck.net

The Japanese telecommunications firm NTT DoCoMo has announced the achievement of 27Gbps data transfer using a 5G transmitter in the course of a ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo launches open partner program for 5G in Japan - RCR Wireless News
NTT Docomo launches open partner program for 5G in Japan  RCR Wireless News

Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo is looking to create new 5G business and use cases by creating a partner program that draws in expertise from enterprise and ...


Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mobile unit marks Japan's largest-ever IPO, but sinks more than 14 percent - CNBC
SoftBank mobile unit marks Japan's largest-ever IPO, but sinks more than 14 percent  CNBC

Shares of SoftBank Corp — Japan's biggest-ever IPO and one of the world's largest — fell more than 14 percent on its market debut Wednesday, after opening ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
eyeSight's Computer Vision Capabilities Are Now Available in NTT DOCOMO's dtab Compact - PR Newswire
eyeSight's Computer Vision Capabilities Are Now Available in NTT DOCOMO's dtab Compact  PR Newswire

HERZELIYA, Israel, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- eyeSight Technologies, the leading computer vision company which brings edge-based Computer Vision ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan pushing to end smartphone bundling, cut wireless fees -source - CNBC
Japan pushing to end smartphone bundling, cut wireless fees -source  CNBC

TOKYO, Aug 21- Japan is aiming to force wireless carriers to cut their monthly fees and stop bundling the cost of smartphones with wireless services, a senior ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Global Wireless Security In LTE Networks Market By 2025 | Top Venders : Motorola, NTT DoCoMo, Samsung, Apple and more. - openPR
Global Wireless Security In LTE Networks Market By 2025 | Top Venders : Motorola, NTT DoCoMo, Samsung, Apple and more.  openPR

This report studies the global Wireless Security in LTE Networks market size, industry status and forecast, competition landscape and growth opportunity.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:02:00 GMT
NTT Docomo seals SEP licence deal with Xiaomi - IAM
NTT Docomo seals SEP licence deal with Xiaomi  IAM

NTT Docomo has granted a global wireless patent licence to Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, according to a press release published yesterday.


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF) a Buy? The Stock Reported Less Sellers | Thorold News - Thorold News
Is KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF) a Buy? The Stock Reported Less Sellers | Thorold News  Thorold News

The stock of KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF) registered a decrease of 59.9% in short interest. KDDIF's total short interest was 656300 ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:07:46 GMT
Apple cuts iPhone XR price in Japan - CNET
Apple cuts iPhone XR price in Japan  CNET

The country's biggest carrier has slashed the XR's price under contract, days after a report that Apple was offering subsidies to do so.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's Docomo launches Asia IoT Program - Telecom Asia
Japan's Docomo launches Asia IoT Program  Telecom Asia

Japan's NTT Docomo has announced a new program aimed at fostering collaboration among IoT network *service* providers in the Asia-Pacific region.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo Research: Fall 2018 TV Anime Popularity Ranking - Crunchyroll News
NTT Docomo Research: Fall 2018 TV Anime Popularity Ranking  Crunchyroll News

One month has passed since the fall 2018 season began, and most of Japanese viewers have seemingly already chosen their favorite anime to keep watching.


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT DOCOMO invests in AI company Inbenta Technologies - Telecom Lead
NTT DOCOMO invests in AI company Inbenta Technologies  Telecom Lead

NTT DOCOMO Ventures has made an investment in Inbenta Technologies, an artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language processing (NLP) products ...


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo dials up IP Bridge as it diversifies its licensing strategy - IAM
NTT Docomo dials up IP Bridge as it diversifies its licensing strategy  IAM

Mobile network operator NTT Docomo has become the latest Japanese firm to partner with IP Bridge, the patent fund run by CEO Shigeharu Yoshii.


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wireless Telecom Services Market Promising Regions, Key Players, Technology Trends & Forecast To 2018-2023 - TOP Tribune
Wireless Telecom Services Market Promising Regions, Key Players, Technology Trends & Forecast To 2018-2023  TOP Tribune

Report Titled on. Global Wireless Telecom Services Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023 ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:40:00 GMT
"docomo Money Transfer" Mobile Remittance Service to Add China and Thailand - Business Wire
"docomo Money Transfer" Mobile Remittance Service to Add China and Thailand  Business Wire

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will expand its docomo Money Transfer mobile overseas remittance *service* to China and Thailand from December.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo, Rohde & Schwarz collaborate on bands above 100 GHz - FierceWireless
NTT DoCoMo, Rohde & Schwarz collaborate on bands above 100 GHz  FierceWireless

Japan's NTT DoCoMo and Germany's Rohde & Schwarz joined forces on a set of experiments to measure and analyze RF propagation characteristics and ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'Glass' antenna keeps cell traffic flowing without marring the view:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
'Glass' antenna keeps cell traffic flowing without marring the view:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

NTT Docomo Inc. and glass maker AGC Inc. have jointly developed a transparent antenna that can be affixed to the inside of a window without spoiling the view.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's DoCoMo claims 5G first in field trial involving 28 GHz and ultrahigh mobility - FierceWireless
Japan's DoCoMo claims 5G first in field trial involving 28 GHz and ultrahigh mobility  FierceWireless

Continuing with the theme of 5G and “firsts,” NTT DoCoMo says it has achieved what is believed to be the world's first successful 28 GHz wireless data ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Make real cuts to cellphone charges - The Japan Times
Make real cuts to cellphone charges  The Japan Times

The carriers need to continue their efforts to improve their services while reducing the charges for consumers through more efficient operation and use of their ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Taxi app battle intensifies despite Japan's ban on ride sharing - Nikkei Asian Review
Taxi app battle intensifies despite Japan's ban on ride sharing  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Competition surrounding taxi apps in Japan is intensifying, despite the country being one of the world's only developed markets where ride sharing ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SMFG to buy back credit card unit in swing to cashless - Nikkei Asian Review
SMFG to buy back credit card unit in swing to cashless  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japanese megabank Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group will turn a credit card business jointly operated with NTT Docomo into a wholly o.


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Defining the Heisei Era: When communication in Japan went mobile - The Japan Times
Defining the Heisei Era: When communication in Japan went mobile  The Japan Times

The launch of a pager known as the Pocket Bell marked the birth of texting and mobile communications in Japan.


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NEC and NTT DoCoMo reach 5G deal - ZDNet
NEC and NTT DoCoMo reach 5G deal  ZDNet

NEC Corporation has announced reaching a 5G equipment supply deal with NTT DoCoMo, with the Japanese telecommunications carrier planning to launch its ...


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Under pressure, Japan's mobile carriers simplify plans - Nikkei Asian Review
Under pressure, Japan's mobile carriers simplify plans  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japan's three largest wireless carriers will simplify mobile contracts to encourage competition and fairness, but their changes are.


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei and ZTE network equipment - The Irish Times
Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei and ZTE network equipment  The Irish Times

Japan will also ban government purchases of equipment from both Chinese tech firms.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Super-fast 5G mobile network coming 1 year early in 2019:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
Super-fast 5G mobile network coming 1 year early in 2019:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Fifth-generation mobile communications technology will be introduced in 2019 a year ahead of schedul.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei and NTT DoCoMo trial 5G tech - ZDNet
Huawei and NTT DoCoMo trial 5G tech  ZDNet

NTT DoCoMo and Huawei have shown how 5G mmWave coverage and capacity can be improved using integrated access backhaul technology.


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo joins Avanci's IoT standard-essential patent platform - World Intellectual Property Review
NTT Docomo joins Avanci's IoT standard-essential patent platform  World Intellectual Property Review

Japan's biggest mobile phone operator, NTT Docomo, has joined Avanci's marketplace for the licensing of patents covering 'internet of things' (IoT) technologies ...


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo Targets 5G Gold - Nippon.com
NTT Docomo Targets 5G Gold  Nippon.com

The race has begun among the world's telecommunications companies to be the first to launch a fifth-generation mobile wireless *service*. Among the contenders ...


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo readies car-sharing app for Japan - Nikkei Asian Review
NTT Docomo readies car-sharing app for Japan  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo is partnering with leasing giant Orix group to release a smartphone app for car-sharing as early as this year amid sluggish g.


Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
ESIM Market Analysis to 2025 by Top Leaders STMicroelectronics, Deutsche Telekom AG, Gemalto NV, Giesecke & Devrient GmbH, Telefónica, Sierra Wireless - openPR
ESIM Market Analysis to 2025 by Top Leaders STMicroelectronics, Deutsche Telekom AG, Gemalto NV, Giesecke & Devrient GmbH, Telefónica, Sierra Wireless  openPR

Global Info Reports has announced the addition of the “ESIM Market” The report focuses on global major leading industry players with information such as ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:43:00 GMT
Docomo plans tariff shake-up - Mobile World Live
Docomo plans tariff shake-up  Mobile World Live

NTT Docomo, the largest mobile player in Japan, plans to reduce mobile prices by introducing a wider variety of plans which charge separately for handsets and ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Keysight Technologies provides 5G network emulation solutions for DoCoMo - RCR Wireless News
Keysight Technologies provides 5G network emulation solutions for DoCoMo  RCR Wireless News

Earlier this year Nokia signed an agreement with DoCoMo for the provision of 5G equipment for the operator's future commercial launch, scheduled for 2020.


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank IPO Is Said to Seek $18 Billion From Retail Investors - Bloomberg
SoftBank IPO Is Said to Seek $18 Billion From Retail Investors  Bloomberg

SoftBank Group Corp. is seeking to raise a record 2 trillion yen ($18 billion) from Japanese individuals in the initial public offering of its mobile phone unit, ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hold the phone: Cheaper mobile charges to complicate BOJ's inflation push - Reuters
Hold the phone: Cheaper mobile charges to complicate BOJ's inflation push  Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's central bank is facing *fresh* challenges as it struggles to hit its ambitious inflation target, with planned cuts in mobile phone charges ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Japan's SoftBank to lead $700 million funding in US startup Katerra: The Information - PE Hub
Japan's SoftBank to lead $700 million funding in US startup Katerra: The Information  PE Hub

Japan's SoftBank Corp (9984.T) plans to lead another investment round in Katerra that would value the California-based construction company at more than $4 ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:47:00 GMT
Retail investors lose love for SoftBank after IPO flop - Nikkei Asian Review
Retail investors lose love for SoftBank after IPO flop  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group has long enjoyed the robust support of Japan's small investors, using the proceeds from its eagerly snapped up bonds to fund g.


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 09:46:00 GMT
SoftBank to invest additional $2 billion in WeWork: sources - Reuters
SoftBank to invest additional $2 billion in WeWork: sources  Reuters

(Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) will inject another $2 billion in WeWork Cos Inc this year, bringing the Japanese conglomerate's total investment in the ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's SoftBank Adopts Anritsu 5G NR Protocol Test Solution - The Fast Mode
Japan's SoftBank Adopts Anritsu 5G NR Protocol Test Solution  The Fast Mode

Anritsu announced that Japanese mobile operator SoftBank has settled on using Anritsu's 5G NR Protocol Test Solution for 5G NR device acceptance inspection ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:19:26 GMT
The Hidden Dangers of SoftBank's Lavish Tech Investment Strategy - OZY
The Hidden Dangers of SoftBank's Lavish Tech Investment Strategy  OZY

The Japanese investment giant is valued less than the sum of its parts.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank investments: The businesses, industries and technologies backed by the Japanese conglomerate - Verdict
SoftBank investments: The businesses, industries and technologies backed by the Japanese conglomerate  Verdict

Few companies have quite invested in the future like SoftBank, a Japanese telecommunications company turned global tech investor. In 2017, the conglomerate ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:02:00 GMT
Gov't urges SoftBank to prevent future mobile service disruptions - The Mainichi
Gov't urges SoftBank to prevent future mobile service disruptions  The Mainichi

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The communications ministry on Wednesday urged SoftBank Corp. to strengthen measures to deal with *service* outages after the company s.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 21:02:24 GMT
Softbank advised to improve its business - NHK WORLD
Softbank advised to improve its business  NHK WORLD

Japan's government has urged mobile phone carrier Softbank to improve its business after its network crash last month inconvenienced tens of millions of users.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:04:27 GMT
Why SoftBank's Masayoshi Son is Silicon Valley's power broker - Fast Company
Why SoftBank's Masayoshi Son is Silicon Valley's power broker  Fast Company

Billionaire Masayoshi Son–not Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, or Mark Zuckerberg–has the most audacious vision for an AI-powered utopia where machines control how ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Global Biped Humanoid Robot Market 2018-SoftBank (Japan), ROBOTIS (South Korea) - Industry News Today
Global Biped Humanoid Robot Market 2018-SoftBank (Japan), ROBOTIS (South Korea)  Industry News Today

“Biped Humanoid Robot Market report highlights the current and future status of market and regional level analysis with the help of industry trends and market ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:33:43 GMT
Rakuten Mobile selects Viavi for testing solutions - Telecom Lead
Rakuten Mobile selects Viavi for testing solutions  Telecom Lead

Viavi Solutions announced that Rakuten has selected the Viavi TM500 system to support the deployment of its mobile network in Japan. Rakuten Mobile network ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:20:00 GMT
How Softbank's Massive Vision Fund Shares Profits—and Losses - Bloomberg
How Softbank's Massive Vision Fund Shares Profits—and Losses  Bloomberg

Partners at SoftBank Group Corp.'s $100 billion Vision Fund will share in the potentially enormous profits from their investments, including on startups like Uber ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:16:00 GMT
Line hopes app's links with Japan's Mizuho and Nomura can open 78 million wallets - The Japan Times
Line hopes app's links with Japan's Mizuho and Nomura can open 78 million wallets  The Japan Times

Line Corp. is betting that tie-ups with Japan's biggest financial institutions will help convince its 78 million users to entrust the free texting app with.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 05:20:00 GMT
Kelly McParland: Just as China is hanging itself, along comes John McCallum - National Post
Kelly McParland: Just as China is hanging itself, along comes John McCallum  National Post

Until John McCallum came along to explain otherwise, I was under the impression that China was doing a bang-up job of defeating itself in the case of Meng ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 22:32:00 GMT
WeWork is moving onto Starbucks' turf with new coffee shops with workspaces - MarketWatch
WeWork is moving onto Starbucks' turf with new coffee shops with workspaces  MarketWatch

WeWork Cos., the fast-growing provider of flexible offices, is to launch a new kind of casual work space that will function as its own branded coffee shop.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:44:00 GMT
Humanoid robots to debut in hospitals - English - Agenzia ANSA
Humanoid robots to debut in hospitals - English  Agenzia ANSA

Humanoid robots are set to make their debut in Italian hospitals, medical sources said on Wednesday. A two-to-three-year pilot scheme is set to start at the ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 13:12:00 GMT
SoftBank Group (SFTBY) Coverage Initiated at Goldman Sachs Group - PressOracle
SoftBank Group (SFTBY) Coverage Initiated at Goldman Sachs Group  PressOracle

Stock analysts at Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of SoftBank Group (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) in a research note issued on Monday, The Fly ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:13:59 GMT
Japan Firms Have $890 Billion in Cash. Here's Where They Might Spend It - Bloomberg
Japan Firms Have $890 Billion in Cash. Here's Where They Might Spend It  Bloomberg

Japan outmuscled China to dominate mergers and acquisitions in Asia last year, and with companies in possession of more than $890 billion in cash, the ...


Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mobile unit marks Japan's largest-ever IPO, but sinks more than 14 percent - CNBC
SoftBank mobile unit marks Japan's largest-ever IPO, but sinks more than 14 percent  CNBC

Shares of SoftBank Corp — Japan's biggest-ever IPO and one of the world's largest — fell more than 14 percent on its market debut Wednesday, after opening ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank sets indicative IPO price at 1,500 yen, unchanged from initial estimate - CNBC
SoftBank sets indicative IPO price at 1,500 yen, unchanged from initial estimate  CNBC

Bookbuilding for SoftBank starts on Monday and a final price will be set on Dec. 10. The shares begin trading on Dec. 19.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's mobile IPO is the second biggest in history - CNN
SoftBank's mobile IPO is the second biggest in history  CNN

Hong Kong (CNN Business) SoftBank is raising $23.5 billion from the IPO of its Japanese mobile business, making it the second biggest stock market listing ever ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank seeks hard cash in Japan telco IPO - Reuters
SoftBank seeks hard cash in Japan telco IPO  Reuters

SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T> has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen ($21.04 billion) initial public offering (IPO) of its Japanese telecoms business, in a ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's SoftBank to replace Huawei equipment, Nikkei reports - CNBC
Japan's SoftBank to replace Huawei equipment, Nikkei reports  CNBC

Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank will be replacing hardware from Huawei Technologies in its 4G telecommunications network infrastructure in the next few ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank cell functions down for several hours in Japan - Hawaii News Now
SoftBank cell functions down for several hours in Japan  Hawaii News Now

TOKYO (AP) — Some users of SoftBank cellphones had problems calling and text messaging for several hours in Japan on Thursday ahead of the company's ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tech: Will 2019 be a blockbuster year for tech IPOs? - The Edge Markets MY
Tech: Will 2019 be a blockbuster year for tech IPOs?  The Edge Markets MY

NOT since late 1999 and the first few months of 2000, at the height of tech and dotcom bubble, has there been such a long line-up of tech firms seeking a listing ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's mobile outage hits swath of Japanese businesses - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank's mobile outage hits swath of Japanese businesses  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank's mobile *service* outage Thursday across much of Japan disrupted operations ranging from flights and trains to amusement parks a.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Upon further review, NPB's replay system winning over doubters - The Japan Times
Upon further review, NPB's replay system winning over doubters  The Japan Times

Those who doubted the value of Nippon Professional Baseball's video review system a year ago have officially left the building. On Tuesday, NPB announced a.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:39:00 GMT
FIFA task force discusses $25BN competitions deal in Morocco - Fresno Bee
FIFA task force discusses $25BN competitions deal in Morocco  Fresno Bee

FIFA's task force drafting options to revamp the Club World Cup and create a global Nations League in a joint $25 billion deal has got together in Morocco and ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:20:00 GMT
Japan's Toyota and SoftBank to form joint venture for new mobility services - CNBC
Japan's Toyota and SoftBank to form joint venture for new mobility services  CNBC

Japanese automaker Toyota and tech giant SoftBank announced Thursday that the companies will create a joint venture, Monet Technologies, by April 2019.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mobile services disrupted ahead of bumper IPO, sending shares downward - The Japan Times
SoftBank mobile services disrupted ahead of bumper IPO, sending shares downward  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp. apologized Thursday for disruption of its mobile phone services, saying they were fully recovered by 6:04 p.m. the same day, the cell.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan is cracking down on SoftBank’s revenue - TechCrunch
Japan is cracking down on SoftBank’s revenue  TechCrunch

First, a couple of quick follow-ups to our coverage of Form Ds yesterday, and then a deeper dive into the challenges SoftBank is facing with regards to its ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Driverless terminal bus goes on test run at Tokyo's Haneda airport - The Japan Times
Driverless terminal bus goes on test run at Tokyo's Haneda airport  The Japan Times

A minibus decorated with All Nippon Airways Co.'s signature blue and white logo motors across the tarmac at Tokyo's Haneda airport. From the outside, it lo.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:14:00 GMT
Huawei will ride out this bust-up with the US even if staff suffer - Financial Times
Huawei will ride out this bust-up with the US even if staff suffer  Financial Times

The Chinese telecom group has several deeply ingrained advantages.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Japanese Shoppers Race to Empty SoftBank's $88 Million Handout - Bloomberg
Japanese Shoppers Race to Empty SoftBank's $88 Million Handout  Bloomberg

Shoppers in Japan are racing to see who can spend Masayoshi Son's money the fastest.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's SoftBank invests in US office space-sharing WeWork - Miami Herald
Japan's SoftBank invests in US office space-sharing WeWork  Miami Herald

American office space-sharing company WeWork has obtained $3 billion in funding from Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. The new ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank alum unveils 'affectionate' companion robot in Japan - Reuters
SoftBank alum unveils 'affectionate' companion robot in Japan  Reuters

Japanese startup Groove X, founded by an alumni of SoftBank Group Corp's robotics unit, unveiled its first creation on Tuesday - a companion robot designed to ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank IPO Is Said to Seek $18 Billion From Retail Investors - Bloomberg
SoftBank IPO Is Said to Seek $18 Billion From Retail Investors  Bloomberg

SoftBank Group Corp. is seeking to raise a record 2 trillion yen ($18 billion) from Japanese individuals in the initial public offering of its mobile phone unit, ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's ¥2.4 trillion IPO reaches retail sales target - The Japan Times
SoftBank's ¥2.4 trillion IPO reaches retail sales target  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp.'s ¥2.4 trillion ($21 billion) initial public offering for its Japanese telecommunications unit has successfully secured sales for the bulk of its ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's SoftBank invests $3 billion in U.S. office space-sharing firm WeWork - Chicago Tribune
Japan's SoftBank invests $3 billion in U.S. office space-sharing firm WeWork  Chicago Tribune

American office space-sharing company WeWork has obtained $3 billion in funding from Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. The new ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A price war in Japan could hurt Masa Son's grand plans for SoftBank - CNN
A price war in Japan could hurt Masa Son's grand plans for SoftBank  CNN

Masayoshi Son's plan to spin off SoftBank's mobile business could hang in the balance after a major Japanese rival said it will slash prices.


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Equity futures rise as PBoC uses targeted MLF facility for first time ever - FXStreet
Equity futures rise as PBoC uses targeted MLF facility for first time ever  FXStreet

Asia Market Update: Equity futures rise as PBoC uses targeted MLF facility for first time ever; Trade remains in focus amid press reports related to US/China, ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:27:00 GMT
SoftBank Plans Payments Service for Japan by Year-End - Bloomberg
SoftBank Plans Payments Service for Japan by Year-End  Bloomberg

SoftBank Group Corp. plans to announce within days that it will start a mobile digital payments *service* in Japan by the end of 2018 as billionaire founder ...


Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's Son says Japan is 'stupid' to disallow ride-sharing - Reuters India
SoftBank's Son says Japan is 'stupid' to disallow ride-sharing  Reuters India

TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son blasted Japan on Thursday for not allowing ride-sharing services, calling it “stupid” ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank: Japan's largest-ever IPO - MoneyWeek
SoftBank: Japan's largest-ever IPO  MoneyWeek

Japanese tech giant SoftBank is spinning off its mobile unit to raise cash for more tech investments, reports Marina Gerner. Who could benefit?


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Softbank IPO: A guide to the Japanese tech giant - BBC News
Softbank IPO: A guide to the Japanese tech giant  BBC News

The firm is planning a $21bn IPO of its mobile unit that could fund a *fresh* wave of tech investments.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Davos 2019: What to watch for at this year’s World Economic Forum - Financial Times
Davos 2019: What to watch for at this year’s World Economic Forum  Financial Times

World leaders converge to discuss climate change, co-operation and globalisation.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Major disruption hits SoftBank mobile service in Japan - Kyodo News Plus
Major disruption hits SoftBank mobile service in Japan  Kyodo News Plus

SoftBank Group Corp. has suffered a major disruption to its telecommunication *service* that lasted for hours and may have affected millions of users across ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank tightens grip on Yahoo Japan via $2 billion deal with Altaba - Reuters
SoftBank tightens grip on Yahoo Japan via $2 billion deal with Altaba  Reuters

SoftBank Group <9984.T> is increasing its stake in Yahoo Japan <4689.T> through a $2 billion, three-way deal with U.S. firm Altaba to deepen ties with the ...


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank launches US$21b IPO of Japan mobile unit - The Business Times
SoftBank launches US$21b IPO of Japan mobile unit  The Business Times

Tokyo. TELECOMS giant SoftBank will list shares in its Japanese mobile unit next month in a sale that could raise over US$21 billion and be one of the biggest ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank to launch mobile payments service in Japan with India's Paytm - Reuters
SoftBank to launch mobile payments service in Japan with India's Paytm  Reuters

SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday it will team up with India's Paytm to launch a digital payments *service* in Japan.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Phones in UK and Japan reportedly taken down by Ericsson equipment issue - The Verge
Phones in UK and Japan reportedly taken down by Ericsson equipment issue  The Verge

An Ericsson equipment issue is behind mobile network outages across both the UK and Japan that left millions without smartphone coverage.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Paytm teams up with Softbank, Yahoo to launch QR-based service in Japan - Business Today
Paytm teams up with Softbank, Yahoo to launch QR-based service in Japan  Business Today

The PayPay *service*, launched on Sunday, is built around the QR-technology from Paytm that has over 300 million customers and over 9.5 million offline ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's $23.5 Billion IPO Is the Second Biggest of All Time - Fortune
SoftBank's $23.5 Billion IPO Is the Second Biggest of All Time  Fortune

SoftBank Corp just set the record for the biggest-ever IPO in Japan. The telecom unit of SoftBank Group Corp raised $23.5 billion after selling extra stocks, ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Handy Japan ties up with SoftBank to provide free smartphones in hotel rooms - The Japan Times
Handy Japan ties up with SoftBank to provide free smartphones in hotel rooms  The Japan Times

Handy Japan Co., a startup providing free-to-use smartphones docked in hotel rooms, announced on Monday a capital tie-up with SoftBank Corp. to boost its s.


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Japan's SoftBank and Masayoshi Son Became the Meta-Startup Story of 2018 - Inc.
How Japan's SoftBank and Masayoshi Son Became the Meta-Startup Story of 2018  Inc.

From Uber and WeWork to Saudi Arabia, SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son had an outsized influence over the startup world in 2018.


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank: A disruptive force on the defensive - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank: A disruptive force on the defensive  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- In early December, shoppers clutching order slips for iPads, refrigerators and other costly goods queued up at Bic Camera's flagship electron.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank robot Pepper appears before UK Parliament, sparking lively debate - The Japan Times
SoftBank robot Pepper appears before UK Parliament, sparking lively debate  The Japan Times

LONDON - Pepper, Japan's talking robot, appeared in Britain's Parliament — a first for such a humanoid — on Tuesday, prompting Twitter users to seize the ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank profit soars as Masayoshi Son begins to benefit from tech deals - The Japan Times
SoftBank profit soars as Masayoshi Son begins to benefit from tech deals  The Japan Times

But the Vision Fund's connections with Saudi Arabia are raising concerns.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dramatic Series ride for SoftBank - The Japan Times
Dramatic Series ride for SoftBank  The Japan Times

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks wrapped up the Japan Series against the Hiroshima Carp on Saturday at Mazda Stadium, achieving back-to-back NPB ...


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son won't speak at Saudi investment conference: source - The Japan Times
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son won't speak at Saudi investment conference: source  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, whose $93 billion Vision Fund drew nearly half its money from Saudi Arabia, canceled a speaking ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank charges ahead with investment as mobile IPO nears - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank charges ahead with investment as mobile IPO nears  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The expected listing by SoftBank Group's mobile unit in the coming weeks will mark a critical step that frees the parent to focus on growth as an ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank's new robot Whiz skips the chit chat, gets to work mopping office floors - The Japan Times
SoftBank's new robot Whiz skips the chit chat, gets to work mopping office floors  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp. is introducing a new robot that, unlike the talkative Pepper, skips the chit chat and just mops the floor. Whiz, an autonomous floor-c.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mobile IPO set for approval Monday - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank mobile IPO set for approval Monday  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- The Tokyo Stock Exchange is expected to grant approval Monday for the listing of SoftBank Group's mobile communications unit, SoftBank Corp.,


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Brokerages scramble on tepid investor response over SoftBank IPO - Nikkei Asian Review
Brokerages scramble on tepid investor response over SoftBank IPO  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Mobile carrier SoftBank Corp.'s initial public offering set for Dec. 19 is oversubscribed by less than double -- a level well below blockbust.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Would Give Japan’s SoftBank Bigger Foothold in U.S. - The New York Times
T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Would Give Japan’s SoftBank Bigger Foothold in U.S.  The New York Times

The founder of SoftBank, Masayoshi Son, is one of the world's leading tech investors. He has pushed for Sprint, perhaps his marquee American investment, ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank shares fall on concerns of ties to Saudi money - CNBC
SoftBank shares fall on concerns of ties to Saudi money  CNBC

Global concerns about a missing Saudi journalist are dragging down one of Japan's largest tech giants. Conglomerate SoftBank saw its stock fall by 7.27 ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cable outage sees Tonga fall back to satellite internet - ZDNet
Cable outage sees Tonga fall back to satellite internet  ZDNet

The subsea cable providing Tonga with broadband, the Tonga Cable, has been out since 20:30 local time on Sunday night, with the nation now relying on ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 04:16:00 GMT
SoftBank Group (SFTBY) and Centurylink (CTL) Head to Head Contrast - Modern Readers
SoftBank Group (SFTBY) and Centurylink (CTL) Head to Head Contrast  Modern Readers

Centurylink (NYSE:CTL) and SoftBank Group (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business?


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:08:09 GMT
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, the Saudi crown prince and a $22 billion test of values - The Japan Times
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, the Saudi crown prince and a $22 billion test of values  The Japan Times

Masayoshi Son has already paid a price for his close ties to Saudi Arabia. It could soon go much higher. Shares in Son's SoftBank Group Corp. plummeted the.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank Launching App to Find Parking Spaces in Japan - Bloomberg
SoftBank Launching App to Find Parking Spaces in Japan  Bloomberg

SoftBank Group Corp. is rolling out a new app that will let drivers find and reserve parking spaces across Japan. The new *service*, called BLUU Smart Parking, ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iconic dog from SoftBank commercials dies at 16 - The Japan Times
Iconic dog from SoftBank commercials dies at 16  The Japan Times

Kai, the iconic white dog featured in TV commercials for mobile carrier SoftBank Corp., died of natural causes on Thursday. He was 16. Kai, a Hokkaido, end.


Sat, 30 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese shoppers race to empty SoftBank's 10b yen handout - The Business Times
Japanese shoppers race to empty SoftBank's 10b yen handout  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Technology - [TOKYO] Shoppers in Japan are racing to see who can spend Masayoshi Son's money the fastest.. Read more at The ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Four wholesome robot friends that wouldn't dream of taking your job — plus one that tried and failed - SmartCompany.com.au
Four wholesome robot friends that wouldn't dream of taking your job — plus one that tried and failed  SmartCompany.com.au

Contrary to the apocalyptic predictions of Flight of the Conchords, the humans are not yet dead. These robots are only here to help us out.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 03:53:42 GMT
SoftBank mobile unit eyes July filing for IPO - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank mobile unit eyes July filing for IPO  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group will apply to list its Japanese wireless carrier subsidiary on the Tokyo Stock Exchange as early as next month, seeking to rai.


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank may sell stake in chip firm Nvidia in 2019 in move that could make $3 billion: sources - The Japan Times
SoftBank may sell stake in chip firm Nvidia in 2019 in move that could make $3 billion: sources  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp. is planning to offload its stake in Nvidia Corp. early next year as shares in the graphics chipmaker continue to slide, according to p.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank aims to raise $22bn from mobile unit IPO - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank aims to raise $22bn from mobile unit IPO  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group has filed for the listing of its mobile *service* unit SoftBank Corp., in an apparent bid to raise about 2.5 trillion yen ($22.6 billion) from the ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank to invest $2 billion in Coupang, S. Korea's largest online retailer - The Japan Times
SoftBank to invest $2 billion in Coupang, S. Korea's largest online retailer  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp.'s Vision Fund will invest $2 billion in South Korea's Coupang, giving the e-commerce giant funds to accelerate development of new.


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Softbank Outage "A New Disaster" - NHK NEWSLINE - News - NHK WORLD
Softbank Outage "A New Disaster" - NHK NEWSLINE - News  NHK WORLD

Millions of cell phone users were mired in chaos when services of Japanese major telecom provider Softbank were disrupted on December 6th. "It's a new kind ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank considering purchase of majority stake in WeWork: source - The Japan Times
SoftBank considering purchase of majority stake in WeWork: source  The Japan Times

SAN FRANCISCO/TOKYO - SoftBank Group Corp. is in talks to take a majority stake in WeWork Cos. as the co-working startup raises additional capital to ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank deletes 10.3m emails in error in Japan - The Daily Star
SoftBank deletes 10.3m emails in error in Japan  The Daily Star

SoftBank Corp. in Japan has mistakenly deleted about 10.3 million emails that were supposed to be sent to about 4.36 million users of its mobile phones, the ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank commits another $3 billion to WeWork - The Japan Times
SoftBank commits another $3 billion to WeWork  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp. is continuing to push money into one of its biggest investments: WeWork Cos. The New York-based co-working company signed a $3 ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank and DiDi start taxi-hailing service in Osaka - The Japan Times
SoftBank and DiDi start taxi-hailing service in Osaka  The Japan Times

A joint venture between SoftBank Corp. and China's DiDi Chuxing launched a taxi-hailing *service* in Osaka Prefecture on Thursday. The *service*, operated by D.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Japan's SoftBank is standing by the Saudi government - Sky News
Why Japan's SoftBank is standing by the Saudi government  Sky News

By Ian King, business presenter. In the days after the disappearance and murder last month of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi Arabian journalist, the Saudi ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mobile IPO will fund parent's investment spree - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank mobile IPO will fund parent's investment spree  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group plans to pour proceeds from core mobile unit SoftBank Corp.'s stock market debut into cutting-edge fields including artif.


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank to shun Huawei in favor of Ericsson and Nokia equipment - IOL
SoftBank to shun Huawei in favor of Ericsson and Nokia equipment  IOL

INTERNATIONAL – SoftBank Group plans to replace 4G network equipment from China's Huawei Technologies Co with hardware from Nokia and Ericsson, ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Didi Chuxing still a ride-hailing giant despite 2018 safety setbacks - South China Morning Post
Didi Chuxing still a ride-hailing giant despite 2018 safety setbacks  South China Morning Post

China's largest ride-hailing services operator Didi Chuxing, which forced Uber Technologies out of the country, had a bumpy journey in 2018, as the company's ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 22:03:54 GMT
SoftBank moves forward to launch Japan IPO: report - RCR Wireless News
SoftBank moves forward to launch Japan IPO: report  RCR Wireless News

SoftBank seeks a valuation of about $90 billion for its domestic wireless business through the IPO, which is due to be completed by December.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rakuten details carrier plan to reposition against Amazon and SoftBank - The Japan Times
Rakuten details carrier plan to reposition against Amazon and SoftBank  The Japan Times

E-commerce giant Rakuten Inc. is offering a glimpse into its ambitious plan to build a cutting-edge wireless network to take on Masayoshi Son's SoftBank Gr.


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank to skip Tesla deal as it focuses on other auto bets: sources - The Japan Times
SoftBank to skip Tesla deal as it focuses on other auto bets: sources  The Japan Times

Speculation about who may or may not finance Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk's audacious plan to take the carmaker private is distracting deal-makers from a norma.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank finds a week is a long time in social media terms - The Japan Times
SoftBank finds a week is a long time in social media terms  The Japan Times

It's fair to say that commercial enterprises have sometimes struggled to co-exist with social media. Attempts by brands to connect with a meme-savvy young.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank bets $400 million on housing market startup Opendoor - The Japan Times
SoftBank bets $400 million on housing market startup Opendoor  The Japan Times

Opendoor, which has already raised billions to buy homes over the internet, just landed another large investor: the SoftBank Vision Fund. The fund, part of.


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tidal streaming data figures investigated by Norway - BBC News
Tidal streaming data figures investigated by Norway  BBC News

The streaming figures of music *service* Tidal are under investigation in Norway over claims the numbers of listeners to 2016 albums by Beyonce and Kanye West ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why Saudi Arabia Can Never Be The King Of Solar | OilPrice.com - OilPrice.com
Why Saudi Arabia Can Never Be The King Of Solar | OilPrice.com  OilPrice.com

Saudi Arabia has set an ambitious target for its solar plans, but can the Kingdom resist the appeal of higher oil prices in the coming years?


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:00:08 GMT
SoftBank Shares Drop 14.5% In Japan’s Biggest IPO: News From Tech And Startup World [Dec 17-23] - Inc42 Media
SoftBank Shares Drop 14.5% In Japan’s Biggest IPO: News From Tech And Startup World [Dec 17-23]  Inc42 Media

Facebook drew flak from all quarters after reports said that it has been sharing users' personal data with more than 150 companies since 2010.


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Toyota and SoftBank are teaming up to target self-driving car services - CNBC
Toyota and SoftBank are teaming up to target self-driving car services  CNBC

Toyota Motor and SoftBank are teaming up to develop self-driving car services, signaling deepening alliances between top automakers and tech firms as the ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank mulls major investment in robot pizza startup Zume - The Japan Times
SoftBank mulls major investment in robot pizza startup Zume  The Japan Times

SoftBank Group Corp. is in talks to invest from $500 million to $750 million in Zume Inc., a startup that makes and delivers *fresh* pizzas with the help of.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Amazon and SoftBank vie to take Japan cashless - Nikkei Asian Review
Amazon and SoftBank vie to take Japan cashless  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Amazon.com and SoftBank will both roll out smartphone payment services in Japan over the coming months, it was learned Wednesd.


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Masayoshi Son floats part of SoftBank to help pay for his huge tech bets - The Economist
Masayoshi Son floats part of SoftBank to help pay for his huge tech bets  The Economist

MENTION SOFTBANK and most Japanese people, understandably, think of telecoms—it is Japan's third-largest wireless carrier. The company hopes to weaken ...


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SoftBank shares hit 18-year high on Vision Fund tailwind - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank shares hit 18-year high on Vision Fund tailwind  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group shares have risen to levels not seen since the dot-com bubble as the group's pivot to technology investment drives earnings, w.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank and Toshiba lead pack of cash-rich Japanese companies - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank and Toshiba lead pack of cash-rich Japanese companies  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Toshiba and SoftBank Group ranked atop Japanese companies with huge cash holdings as of June, with a memory unit sale boosting the balan.


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

A high-carb diet may explain why Okinawans live so long - BBC News
A high-carb diet may explain why Okinawans live so long  BBC News

Emerging evidence suggests a 10:1 ratio of carbohydrates to proteins may protect the body from the ravages of ageing.


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 03:10:37 GMT
NEC Trials Facial Recognition Over 5G with NTT DOCOMO - Mobile ID World
NEC Trials Facial Recognition Over 5G with NTT DOCOMO  Mobile ID World

“…with NEC's 'Context-aware *Service* Controller', the system is designed to dynamically allocate network resources as needed, switching to high-definition ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:48:19 GMT
Could This Radical New Approach to Alzheimer’s Lead to a Breakthrough? - Fortune
Could This Radical New Approach to Alzheimer’s Lead to a Breakthrough?  Fortune

In a small lab in Jackson Hole, Wyo., 65-year-old Paul Cox believes he's closing in on a treatment that might prevent Alzheimer's disease. And ALS. And a host ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:32:19 GMT
Establishment of the immortalized cell line derived from Okinawa rail (endangered species) - Science Daily
Establishment of the immortalized cell line derived from Okinawa rail (endangered species)  Science Daily

As part of the cellular conservation of endangered species, our group initiated a primary cell culture project aimed at preserving endangered avian species in ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Fund Manager Romain Ruffenach Explains Why He Likes A Few Japanese Stocks - Forbes Now
Fund Manager Romain Ruffenach Explains Why He Likes A Few Japanese Stocks  Forbes Now

European fund manager Romain Ruffenach discusses his interest in select Japanese stocks and the idea of value.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New method to extend cell division and immortalization of avian-derived cells - News-Medical.net
New method to extend cell division and immortalization of avian-derived cells  News-Medical.net

The number of critically endangered animals has been increasing in recent years. According to data from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI and Samsung Successfully Complete 5G Multi-Device Trial at a Professional Baseball Stadium in Okinawa, Japan - Samsung Newsroom
KDDI and Samsung Successfully Complete 5G Multi-Device Trial at a Professional Baseball Stadium in Okinawa, Japan  Samsung Newsroom

Sports users' experience is taken to new heights as the two companies use Samsung's end-to-end 5G solutions Trial includes prototype 5G tablets used in 5G ...


Mon, 26 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
1 dead, 5 missing after U.S. military planes collide off coast of Japan - PBS NewsHour
1 dead, 5 missing after U.S. military planes collide off coast of Japan  PBS NewsHour

The Marine Corps said an F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet and a KC-130 Hercules refueling aircraft collided during training at about 2 a.m. after taking off from their ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The state of 5G trials in Japan - RCR Wireless News
The state of 5G trials in Japan  RCR Wireless News

Japan is expected to be an early adopter in the 5G segment as local telecom operators are looking to start deploying the new technology around 2020.


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Spring in their step: Japan's pro baseball preseason kicks off on Okinawa | Stripes Okinawa - Stripes Okinawa
Spring in their step: Japan's pro baseball preseason kicks off on Okinawa | Stripes Okinawa  Stripes Okinawa

by: Shoji Kudaka | . Stripes Okinawa | . published: February 12, 2018. On a cold day in early February, more than 200 members of the media and 2,000 fans ...


Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI, Samsung trial 5G at baseball stadium - Mobile World Live
KDDI, Samsung trial 5G at baseball stadium  Mobile World Live

KDDI, the second-largest mobile operator in Japan, and South Korea-based Samsung completed a 5G field trial using the 28GHz band at Okinawa Cellular ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI and Samsung Successfully Complete Live Real-Time Free-Viewpoint Video Stream Test on 5G - Samsung Newsroom
KDDI and Samsung Successfully Complete Live Real-Time Free-Viewpoint Video Stream Test on 5G  Samsung Newsroom

KDDI uses Samsung's 5G equipment to introduce a whole new, immersive viewing experience for sports and entertainment, enabling viewers to control their ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
LGBT Acceptance Spreads from Shibuya - Nippon.com
LGBT Acceptance Spreads from Shibuya  Nippon.com

In November 2015, Tokyo municipalities Shibuya and Setagaya began issuing domestic partnership certificates to same-sex couples, instigating a process of ...


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Genetic regulation of mitotic competence in G0 quiescent cells - Science Advances
Genetic regulation of mitotic competence in G0 quiescent cells  Science Advances

Quiescent (G0 phase) cells must maintain mitotic competence (MC) to restart the cell cycle. This is essential for reproduction in unicellular organisms and also ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DOCOMO to launch 5G open lab on Guam – its first outside Japan - The Guam Daily Post
NTT DOCOMO to launch 5G open lab on Guam – its first outside Japan  The Guam Daily Post

DOCOMO PACIFIC will launch its fifth-generation, or 5G, wireless broadband *service* test lab in early 2019 on Guam.


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Closed-End Funds Can Boost International Returns - TheStreet.com
How Closed-End Funds Can Boost International Returns  TheStreet.com

There are many ways these days for investors to gain exposure to international markets. The best-know options include ETFs and open-end mutual funds.


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI sets up 5G investment fund - Mobile World Live
KDDI sets up 5G investment fund  Mobile World Live

Japanese operator KDDI set up a fund in partnership with venture capital company Global Brain to invest JPY20 billion ($186 million) over the next five years in ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Crunchyroll Favorites 2018 Part One: Anime and Manga! - Crunchyroll News
Crunchyroll Favorites 2018 Part One: Anime and Manga!  Crunchyroll News

2018 was a wild ride for all of us, but at least we had a whole lot of great anime and manga to keep us entertained along the way! We laughed, we cried, we ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Proteins Pirouette Within The Cell Membrane - Asian Scientist Magazine
Proteins Pirouette Within The Cell Membrane  Asian Scientist Magazine

Scientists have developed a bioimaging technique that allows the prolonged visualization of complex protein movements in a cell membrane.


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Swallows pounce on Dragons for third consecutive victory - The Japan Times
Swallows pounce on Dragons for third consecutive victory  The Japan Times

Norichika Aoki's big night at the plate led the Tokyo Yakult Swallows to their third straight win, a 7-2 Central League victory over the Chunichi Dragons on ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams - The Japan Times
Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams  The Japan Times

Kris Johnson was rescued by Ryuhei Matsuyama's grand slam and other slugging teammates on Tuesday as the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Okinawa base trouble puts dark cloud over upcoming Buffaloes-Eagles series - The Japan Times
Okinawa base trouble puts dark cloud over upcoming Buffaloes-Eagles series  The Japan Times

This week, the annual two-game series where a couple of Japanese pro ballclubs travel to play at Naha's Okinawa Cellular Stadium will take place. The Pacif.


Sat, 25 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Japan’s KDDI and Samsung complete 5G multi-device trial in baseball stadium - Android Community
Japan’s KDDI and Samsung complete 5G multi-device trial in baseball stadium  Android Community

Japanese mobile network provider KDDI and Samsung have worked in tandem to test out 5G connectivity in a real-life scenario – streaming 4K video at a sports.


Mon, 26 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI partners with VC fund to invest in 5G - RCR Wireless News
KDDI partners with VC fund to invest in 5G  RCR Wireless News

Looking to create a startup ecosystem in support of its 5G plans, Japanese operator KDDI is working with a VC fund to invest more than $150 million over five ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why doesn't Okinawa have a pro baseball team? - Stripes Okinawa
Why doesn't Okinawa have a pro baseball team?  Stripes Okinawa

by: Shoji Kudaka | . Stripes Okinawa | . published: July 27, 2018. It's safe to say that the game day experience of regular season professional baseball on ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Play Ball! Spring training returns to Okinawa - Stripes Japan
Play Ball! Spring training returns to Okinawa  Stripes Japan

Compared to that of Major League Baseball, spring training in Japan comes a bit earlier and with a lot of hype on Okinawa. Last week, all 12 Nippon ...


Mon, 06 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Capturing of the rare Yanbaru whiskered bat - Phys.Org
Capturing of the rare Yanbaru whiskered bat  Phys.Org

The critically endangered Yanbaru whiskered bat Myotis yanbarensis, discovered 22 years ago, has been caught for the first time on Okinawa Island.


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NTT DoCoMo, Metawave test 5G mobile system in Tokyo - RCR Wireless News
NTT DoCoMo, Metawave test 5G mobile system in Tokyo  RCR Wireless News

Japanese telecom operator NTT DoCoMo collaborated with Metawave to demonstrate a 5G mobile communication system using 28 GHz, in what it claims is the ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI launches VoLTE roaming in India - Telecom Asia
KDDI launches VoLTE roaming in India  Telecom Asia

Japan's KDDI has announced plans to launch VoLTE telephony services in India in partnership with the market's newest entrant Reliance Jio Infocomm.


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
On Okinawa, locals want U.S. troops to leave - PBS NewsHour
On Okinawa, locals want U.S. troops to leave  PBS NewsHour

HARI SREENIVASAN: North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un recently said his goal is to reach an "equilibrium of real force" with the United States and dissuade talk ...


Sat, 16 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
?Samsung begins building $7 billion chip line in China - ZDNet
?Samsung begins building $7 billion chip line in China  ZDNet

Samsung Electronics has begun construction of its second semiconductor line in Xi'an, China. The South Korean tech giant will invest $7 billion in the new line ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI and China Mobile test two radical new 5G use cases for broadcasters - TelecomTV
KDDI and China Mobile test two radical new 5G use cases for broadcasters  TelecomTV

In two separate announcements, Asian telcos KDDI of Japan and China Mobile have presented results from their respective 5G tests of broadcast services.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The CCR4-NOT deadenylase complex controls Atg7-dependent cell death and heart function - Science
The CCR4-NOT deadenylase complex controls Atg7-dependent cell death and heart function  Science

The removal of polyadenylate tails from mRNAs by the CCR4-NOT complex marks these mRNAs for degradation. Yamaguchi et al. (see also the Focus by Das) ...


Tue, 06 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The World Cup and 5G: the trials you need to know about - TechRadar
The World Cup and 5G: the trials you need to know about  TechRadar

The 2018 World Cup has already been a feast of football, with the planet's greatest footballers showcasing their skills in front of an audience of billions around ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US Naval Hospital Okinawa Japan launches 646-WELL | Stripes Okinawa - Stripes Okinawa
US Naval Hospital Okinawa Japan launches 646-WELL | Stripes Okinawa  Stripes Okinawa

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa, February 10, 2017 - U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan has made contacting the hospital easier! Patients can now call 646-WELL ...


Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI to launch au VoLTE service with Jio in India - Telecompaper
KDDI to launch au VoLTE service with Jio in India  Telecompaper

Japanese operator KDDI and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company plan to launch VoLTE services in India. The new offering adds India to the four countries ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vodafone NZ demos 5G with Nokia - ZDNet
Vodafone NZ demos 5G with Nokia  ZDNet

Vodafone NZ has announced a 5G trial in partnership with networking giant Nokia, with the two companies showcasing use cases and implementations in ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes Into Ocean, Base Grounds Fleet - Newsweek
After U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes Into Ocean, Base Grounds Fleet  Newsweek

After a U.S. fighter jet crashed into the ocean Monday morning, the Kadena Air Base in Japan grounded its fleet of F-15s pending a review. The fighter was ...


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hara Hachi Bu: The reason why the Japanese live a 100 years or more - Hindustan Times
Hara Hachi Bu: The reason why the Japanese live a 100 years or more  Hindustan Times

According to the Japanese saying 'Hara Hachi Bu', eat until you are 80% full. Experts say that this is the key to a long, healthy life.


Fri, 06 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mattis won't ban cellphones from Pentagon; use in secure areas remains restricted - Stars and Stripes
Mattis won't ban cellphones from Pentagon; use in secure areas remains restricted  Stars and Stripes

The new guidance follows a months-long review ordered in January by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to probe the use of personal communications devices ...


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Can electric scooter maker Okinawa sell a Japanese dream to petrol-obsessed Indians? - ETBrandEquity.com
Can electric scooter maker Okinawa sell a Japanese dream to petrol-obsessed Indians?  ETBrandEquity.com

The biggest challenge for Jeetender Sharma — lack of awareness about electric scooters among Indians — is turning out to be his biggest business opportunity.


Sat, 02 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese telecom groups support smart farming abroad - Nikkei Asian Review
Japanese telecom groups support smart farming abroad  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japanese telecommunications groups will use their expertise in "internet of things" technologies to support farming abroad.SoftBank Group&nbs.


Sat, 15 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bioactive novel compounds from endangered tropical plant species - Science Daily
Bioactive novel compounds from endangered tropical plant species  Science Daily

Biologists have isolated 17 secondary metabolites, including three novel compounds from the valuable endangered tropical plant species Alangium longiflorum.


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 Black Book: 364 Executives to Know - Hawaii Business Magazine
2018 Black Book: 364 Executives to Know  Hawaii Business Magazine

Welcome to the 21st annual Black Book from Hawaii Business magazine – a valuable insight into who are the decision makers, movers and shakers of the ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A Woman's Story About Getting An Abortion In Japan Is An Important Reminder That Abortion Access Is A Problem Worldwide - Bustle
A Woman's Story About Getting An Abortion In Japan Is An Important Reminder That Abortion Access Is A Problem Worldwide  Bustle

More than 40 years ago, the United States Supreme Court decided that women have a right to terminate their pregnancies. That right came under attack almost ...


Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US military is interested in bats as possible defenders against bioweapons - Stars and Stripes
US military is interested in bats as possible defenders against bioweapons  Stars and Stripes

The U.S. military has a long history of enlisting the help of animals in warfare. The bottlenose dolphins enabled the Navy to detect and clear underwater bombs ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Imaging technique reveals complex protein movements in cell membrane - Phys.org
Imaging technique reveals complex protein movements in cell membrane  Phys.org

What do ballet and cell biology have in common? Perhaps more than you might think.


Mon, 02 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cell-to-Cell Measles Virus Spread between Human Neurons Is Dependent on Hemagglutinin and Hyperfusogenic Fusion Protein - Journal of Virology
Cell-to-Cell Measles Virus Spread between Human Neurons Is Dependent on Hemagglutinin and Hyperfusogenic Fusion Protein  Journal of Virology

Measles virus (MV) usually causes acute infection but in rare cases persists in the brain, resulting in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE). Since human ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:18:26 GMT
A cure for Alzheimer's? Yes, a cure for Alzheimer's! - ScienceBlog.com
A cure for Alzheimer's? Yes, a cure for Alzheimer's!  ScienceBlog.com

This is the most important column I've ever written. The message is quite complex–dozens of new health parameters to test for and to optimize, all of them ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sport leads the 5G charge | Industry Trends - IBC365
Sport leads the 5G charge | Industry Trends  IBC365

The potential for 5G to revolutionise the media and entertainment industries is now being tested by sports producers and broadcasters.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hector Garcia Francesc Miralles - Ikigai Long and Happy Life - Oprah.com
Hector Garcia Francesc Miralles - Ikigai Long and Happy Life  Oprah.com

The authors of Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life reveal some straightforward yet transformative ways to approach modern life.


Sun, 10 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Japan grabs exhibition victory over MLB All-Stars in tour finale - The Japan Times
Japan grabs exhibition victory over MLB All-Stars in tour finale  The Japan Times

Samurai Japan halts a two-game losing streak on Thursday, beating a team of major leaguers 6-4 in an exhibition that wrapped up MLB's tour of Japan.


Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI, Samsung complete live real-time free-viewpoint video stream test on 5G - TechSource
KDDI, Samsung complete live real-time free-viewpoint video stream test on 5G  TechSource

KDDI and Samsung have successfully completed a real-time free-viewpoint video streaming test using 5G-supporting devices. KDDI and Samsung Electronics, ...


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
My Month With Google Fi: Why I'm Sticking With It - Tom's Guide
My Month With Google Fi: Why I'm Sticking With It  Tom's Guide

Now that Google has opened up its wireless *service* to more phones, you might be considering a switch to Google Fi. Here's what one customer experienced ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Control of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1) Infection by Eliminating Envelope Protein-Positive Cells with Recombinant Vesicular Stomatitis Viruses Encoding HTLV-1 Primary Receptor - Journal of Virology
Control of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1) Infection by Eliminating Envelope Protein-Positive Cells with Recombinant Vesicular Stomatitis Viruses Encoding HTLV-1 Primary Receptor  Journal of Virology

Human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1) infection causes adult T-cell leukemia (ATL), which is frequently resistant to currently available therapies and has a ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:22:11 GMT
Japan Series - MLB.com
Japan Series  MLB.com

For the first time since 2006, MLB sent a team of All-Stars to Japan in November 2014. Instead of facing All-Stars from Japan's top domestic league, MLB stars ...


Sun, 09 Nov 2014 03:19:10 GMT
Some baby monitors cause problems in Japan - Stars and Stripes
Some baby monitors cause problems in Japan  Stars and Stripes

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — Warning: Your baby monitor could knock your neighbors off their cellular phone grids and ground aircraft.


Fri, 18 Sep 2009 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's Big Three - au by KDDI - TechnoBuffalo
Japan's Big Three - au by KDDI  TechnoBuffalo

We started exploring Japan's Big Three providers last time with SoftBank Mobile, the smallest of its three giant mobile carriers. Today we will continue.


Sun, 03 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE and KDDI Offer mamorino Watch in Japan – World's First VoLTE Kids Watch - Business Wire
ZTE and KDDI Offer mamorino Watch in Japan – World's First VoLTE Kids Watch  Business Wire

ZTE Mobile Devices and KDDI announced the availability of mamorino Watch, scheduled for a late-March release from KDDI and the Okinawa Cellular Teleph.


Wed, 03 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Todai professors accused of falsifying research data - The Japan Times
Todai professors accused of falsifying research data  The Japan Times

The University of Tokyo revealed Tuesday it has found misconduct involving five papers supervised and co-authored by two researchers at its Institute of ...


Tue, 01 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Uchinanchu Festival Closing Ceremony saw 15395 enthusiastically carry on Okinawa's spirit - Ryukyushimpo
Uchinanchu Festival Closing Ceremony saw 15395 enthusiastically carry on Okinawa's spirit  Ryukyushimpo

October 31, 2016 Ryukyu Shimpo. On October 30, the Closing Ceremony and Grand Finale of the 6th Worldwide Uchinanchu Festival were held at Okinawa ...


Fri, 04 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Okinawans have a low risk of arteriosclerosis, cancer; diet may be why - UPI.com
Okinawans have a low risk of arteriosclerosis, cancer; diet may be why  UPI.com

The odds of living to 100 are highest in Japan, and their high-vegetable low-meat diet may be why, some of the elderly say.


Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
How spies can use your cellphone to find you — and eavesdrop on your calls and texts, too - Stars and Stripes
How spies can use your cellphone to find you — and eavesdrop on your calls and texts, too  Stars and Stripes

A Department of Homeland security letter describes surveillance systems that tap into a global messaging system that allows cellular customers to move from ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI Plans LTE-A Debut Summer 2014 - Wireless Watch Japan
KDDI Plans LTE-A Debut Summer 2014  Wireless Watch Japan

KDDI announces 1st mover plan to roll LTE-Advanced network, offering 150Mbs, in Japan by late summer 2014: http://bit.ly/1seWA9C ...


Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher - Forbes Now
Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher  Forbes Now

In the ongoing search for health and longevity, researchers have looked to parts of the world where people live the longest—the “blue zones,” which include ...


Sat, 23 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Apple iPhone works after getting wet in the Pacific Ocean and saves 8 lives - Phone Arena
Apple iPhone works after getting wet in the Pacific Ocean and saves 8 lives  Phone Arena

An Apple iPhone model with an IP certification rating managed to escape water damage and was used to notify the Japanese Coast Guard when 8 people, ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The top 5 teas for health - Medical News Today
The top 5 teas for health  Medical News Today

Do you enjoy tea for its flavor or the soothing feeling brought by holding a steaming cup? In this Spotlight, we tell you which brews are best for health.


Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Promoting parasites: Researchers' quest to identify freshwater fish parasites in Japan - Phys.Org
Promoting parasites: Researchers' quest to identify freshwater fish parasites in Japan  Phys.Org

Hiroshima University scientists have identified a new species of parasite infecting an invasive freshwater fish on the subtropical island of Okinawa, Japan.


Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
35,000 Protest U.S. Base Relocation in Okinawa - Wall Street Journal
35,000 Protest U.S. Base Relocation in Okinawa  Wall Street Journal

Thousands of protesters demonstrated Sunday in Okinawa against a government plan to relocate the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma to Henoko district.


Mon, 18 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
India's Vodafone-Idea merger may be too late, as Jio accelerates growth - Nikkei Asian Review
India's Vodafone-Idea merger may be too late, as Jio accelerates growth  Nikkei Asian Review

MUMBAI -- The megamerger of wireless carriers Vodafone India and Idea Cellular has received regulatory clearance after a year and a half, but the.


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Longevity insights from demographic, phenotypic and genetic studies - Medical Xpress
Longevity insights from demographic, phenotypic and genetic studies  Medical Xpress

Understanding the demographic, phenotypic and genetic features associated with ageing has been the subject of many studies worldwide. Japan offers a ...


Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Proposed NPB expansion appears unlikely - The Japan Times
Proposed NPB expansion appears unlikely  The Japan Times

The office of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made a suggestion on May 22 that Japanese professional baseball should expand from its current 12 teams to 16. Pros.


Sat, 14 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Hot spot: Is Tokyo finally going wireless? - The Japan Times
Hot spot: Is Tokyo finally going wireless?  The Japan Times

Wi-Fi is exploding in the capital thanks to an influx of tourism and the 2020 Games.


Sat, 09 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei executive fights for release in Canada bail hearing that will continue into third day - Stars and Stripes
Huawei executive fights for release in Canada bail hearing that will continue into third day  Stars and Stripes

Before a packed courtroom in Vancouver, British Columbia, lawyers for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei Technologies' chief financial officer and daughter of the ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Danger Zone: Army, Okinawa fire fighters team up to protect property | Stripes Okinawa - Stripes Okinawa
Danger Zone: Army, Okinawa fire fighters team up to protect property | Stripes Okinawa  Stripes Okinawa

Kenny Loggins' indispensable 80's anthem, “Danger Zone,” blared over the loud speakers and hundreds watched in awe, as Naha City firefighters launched ...


Wed, 13 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Au Smart Pass Hits 10M Paid Subscribers - Wireless Watch Japan
Au Smart Pass Hits 10M Paid Subscribers  Wireless Watch Japan

au Smart Pass hits 10M subscribers, at $3.50 per month, approx. 30% of user base in 2yrs since launch http://bit.ly/1mMw0Vd · Machine Translation KDDI ...


Tue, 18 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Tips to refresh yourself in the New Year - Stripes Japan
Tips to refresh yourself in the New Year  Stripes Japan

Planning some New Year's resolutions? Instead of simply resolving to lose weight or drop a clothing size, consider placing a more positive spin on your ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:44:50 GMT
Robert P. Johnson, Sr. – Independence – Mix 94.7 KMCH - kmch.com
Robert P. Johnson, Sr. – Independence – Mix 94.7 KMCH  kmch.com

Robert Paul Johnson, Sr. of Independence died Monday, December 17, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids after suffering a heart attack at home.


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japanese national among 11 arrested for SIM card 'cracking' in Philippines - The Japan Times
Japanese national among 11 arrested for SIM card 'cracking' in Philippines  The Japan Times

A Japanese national and 10 Filipino employees of a technology firm operating in the suburban Philippine city of Makati have been arrested for illegally "cr.


Tue, 03 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Letter to an Incipient Cancer Survivor - ScienceBlog.com
Letter to an Incipient Cancer Survivor  ScienceBlog.com

This is a letter I wrote to a dear friend from the 1970s who has been diagnosed recently with colon cancer. She had surgery last summer to remove the primary ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Navigating when the cell phone is not working - Stars and Stripes
Navigating when the cell phone is not working  Stars and Stripes

Navigation on the fly is one of the most popular uses for smartphones these days. It's fast, accurate and provides points of interest along the way. So you've ...


Wed, 16 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Annexin A2 Mediates the Localization of Measles Virus Matrix Protein at the Plasma Membrane - Journal of Virology
Annexin A2 Mediates the Localization of Measles Virus Matrix Protein at the Plasma Membrane  Journal of Virology

Annexins are a family of structurally related proteins that bind negatively charged membrane phospholipids in a Ca2+-dependent manner. Annexin A2 (AnxA2) ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:42:10 GMT
Maeda handcuffs MLB stars as Samurai Japan wins Game 1 - The Japan Times
Maeda handcuffs MLB stars as Samurai Japan wins Game 1  The Japan Times

Hiroshima Carp ace Kenta Maeda pitched five shutout innings to lead Samurai Japan in a 2-0 victory over a group of visiting major league stars in Game 1 of.


Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Bye-bye Okinawa - The Hawaii Herald
Bye-bye Okinawa  The Hawaii Herald

Louis Wai. Hawai'i Herald Columnist. When I was preparing to leave Hawai'i for Okinawa almost six years ago, I remember walking in downtown Honolulu, ...


Wed, 11 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Pirates coach Momose making most of skills - The Japan Times
Pirates coach Momose making most of skills  The Japan Times

He is Japanese, trilingual and works for a major league baseball team. Kiyoshi Momose was the strength and conditioning coach for the visiting Major League.


Sat, 06 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Tale of two trees: New web tool estimates gene trees with ease - EurekAlert
Tale of two trees: New web tool estimates gene trees with ease  EurekAlert

Scientists introduce ORTHOSCOPE, a new web-based tool capable of inferring gene function, estimating gene trees and identifying sets of ancestral genes in ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mistaken identity of East Asian vine species resolved after 100 years - Phys.Org
Mistaken identity of East Asian vine species resolved after 100 years  Phys.Org

New light has been shed on a misclassified vine species in the Ryukyu Islands of East Asia. This plant was first discovered in 1917 in Taiwan, when it was ...


Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Under the radar: Life is low-tech at Army missile defense base in the Pacific - Stars and Stripes
Under the radar: Life is low-tech at Army missile defense base in the Pacific  Stars and Stripes

KWAJALEIN, Marshall Islands — Vernon Adcock sipped a beer at Kwajalein Island's golf club on a recent afternoon. The avid golfer volunteers to maintain a ...


Sun, 12 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Perfect Norimoto leads combined no-no vs. MLB - MLB.com
Perfect Norimoto leads combined no-no vs. MLB  MLB.com

The team of MLB All-Stars was no-hit by four Samurai Japan pitchers for its third straight loss in the Japan All-Star Series, a 4-0 defeat on Saturday at the Tokyo ...


Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:26:25 GMT
Vice chronicles Okinawa's illegal street racing scene - Autoblog - Autoblog
Vice chronicles Okinawa's illegal street racing scene - Autoblog  Autoblog

Vice takes a look at the street racing culture of Okinawa, Japan, and profiles a used car dealer with a 1000-horsepower Toyota Aristo in its latest video.


Mon, 10 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
A primordial and reversible TCA cycle in a facultatively chemolithoautotrophic thermophile - Science Magazine
A primordial and reversible TCA cycle in a facultatively chemolithoautotrophic thermophile  Science Magazine

Classically, it is thought that citrate synthase only works in one direction: to catalyze the production of citrate from acetyl coenzyme A and oxaloacetate in the ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Is 100 the New 80? What's It Take to Live Longer? - WebMD
Is 100 the New 80? What's It Take to Live Longer?  WebMD

As more and more people live to 100, researchers want to know what separates them from those who live the average, expected 80 years. Of course exercise, a ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kuroda helps power surging Carp to 11th straight victory - The Japan Times
Kuroda helps power surging Carp to 11th straight victory  The Japan Times

Hiroki Kuroda held the Tokyo Yakult Swallows to a run in seven innings and also hit a three-run double as the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp won 8-1.


Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank to book $3.2bn profit for trademark use - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank to book $3.2bn profit for trademark use  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group will book the 350 billion yen ($3.2 billion) in brand usage fees received from its mobile subsidiary as an extraordinary profit for the ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US military reviewing security practices after fitness app reveals sensitive info - CNN
US military reviewing security practices after fitness app reveals sensitive info  CNN

The US Central Command says it's in the process of refining its privacy policies after it was reported that Strava, a fitness tracking app that released a newly ...


Mon, 29 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pro-science stimulus to revitalize Japan's R&D - ScienceCareers.org
Pro-science stimulus to revitalize Japan's R&D  ScienceCareers.org

Japan is striving to expand its scientific opportunities and connect globally. Today, after two decades of economic stagnation, Japan's vitality and dynamism is ...


Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Whole-Genome Sequence Analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniae Strains That Cause Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Infections - Journal of Clinical Microbiology
Whole-Genome Sequence Analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniae Strains That Cause Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Infections  Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Streptococcus pneumoniae colonizes the nasopharyngeal mucus in healthy individuals and can cause otitis media, pneumonia, and invasive pneumococcal ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:54:03 GMT
84 people including Diet members gather at Camp Schwab gate to protest against the construction of a new base - Ryukyushimpo
84 people including Diet members gather at Camp Schwab gate to protest against the construction of a new base  Ryukyushimpo

April 6, 2015 Ryukyu Shimpo. A protest by 84 people, including members of Japan's national parliament, took place in front of the gate at U.S. Marine Camp ...


Mon, 06 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Everything you need to know about Japan All-Star Series - Anaheim Angels
Everything you need to know about Japan All-Star Series  Anaheim Angels

LOS ANGELES -- Some big league stars have been lounging at home for five full weeks now. Others, for one. Yet for a select few, there is no time to rest. A team ...


Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:05:39 GMT
SoftBank finds a lofty solution for post-disaster wireless connectivity - Nikkei Asian Review
SoftBank finds a lofty solution for post-disaster wireless connectivity  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO After the massive earthquake that struck northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011, it took about a month and a half to revive the mobile communicati.


Thu, 26 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT

Rakuten gets government approval for wireless operations - Reuters
Rakuten gets government approval for wireless operations  Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Rakuten Inc said on Monday it won government approval to offer mobile services as the Japanese e-commerce company expands its ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Second LTE mobile network in Japan launched by eMobile - TeleGeography
Second LTE mobile network in Japan launched by eMobile  TeleGeography

Japan. Japanese telecoms group eAccess, which offers wireless services through its recently reintegrated eMobile unit, has launched ultra-high speed Long ...


Fri, 16 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from govt.-backed upstarts - Reuters India
SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from govt.-backed upstarts  Reuters India

SoftBank Group Corp's <9984.T> expected spin-off of its Japanese telecoms business will lure investors seeking exposure to a solid tech name, but the prospect ...


Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Successful Japanese communications entrepreneur sets sights on renewable energy race - The Japan Times
Successful Japanese communications entrepreneur sets sights on renewable energy race  The Japan Times

If it wasn't for Sachio Semmoto, the landscape of Japan's communications industry would look different today. The 76-year-old business magnate has been lin.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rakuten Mobile to challenge NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank in Japan - Telecom Lead
Rakuten Mobile to challenge NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank in Japan  Telecom Lead

Rakuten, an e-commerce company, is set to challenge the dominance of major carriers such as NTT Docomo, KDDI and SoftBank in Japan. Rakuten Mobile ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Japan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Japan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rakuten set to launch a wireless mobile network in Japan - Tamebay
Rakuten set to launch a wireless mobile network in Japan  Tamebay

Japanese marketplace Rakuten is planning a foray into the mobile and wireless market there by launching its own network apparently to be called RMobile.


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan 2011 Tsunami Google Person Finder - ScienceBlogs
Japan 2011 Tsunami Google Person Finder  ScienceBlogs

2011 Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami. Quick links. â¢Resources. â¢Useful maps. â¢Latest news. Share: A massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake hit the Pacific ...


Sat, 12 Mar 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Ymobile touts simplicity, low fees in smartphone war - The Japan Times
Ymobile touts simplicity, low fees in smartphone war  The Japan Times

New mobile phone entrant Ymobile Corp. unveiled monthly fixed-price *service* plans Thursday that include voice calling and Internet access to woo newcomers.


Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's Fastest Wireless Network - Forbes
Japan's Fastest Wireless Network  Forbes

A Japanese telecom legend is making the biggest bet of his long career.


Thu, 06 Mar 2008 08:00:00 GMT
Barack Obama 'monkey' phone advert row - Telegraph.co.uk
Barack Obama 'monkey' phone advert row  Telegraph.co.uk

A mobile phone advert apparently portraying Barack Obama as a monkey has provoked a new row about racial depictions of the Democratic candidate.


Mon, 23 Jun 2008 07:00:00 GMT
In major shift, Rakuten plots to become Japan's No. 4 wireless carrier - Reuters
In major shift, Rakuten plots to become Japan's No. 4 wireless carrier  Reuters

Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten Inc said it would apply for a 4G mobile license, aiming to become the country's fourth major wireless carrier in a strategic ...


Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Y!mobile to target smartphone users - The Japan Times
Y!mobile to target smartphone users  The Japan Times

Yahoo Japan Corp. surprised the telecommunications market in March by announcing it would acquire eAccess Ltd., operator of mobile Internet *service* Emobile ...


Fri, 02 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Japan’s newest mobile network makes U.S. LTE seem sluggish - GigaOm
Japan’s newest mobile network makes U.S. LTE seem sluggish  GigaOm

Japanese operator eAccess isn't deploying any old LTE network. It's going for broke, pushing the upper limits of the technology to launch a network that could ...


Tue, 31 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei GL07S revealed for Japan, looks like the Ascend P2 - Engadget
Huawei GL07S revealed for Japan, looks like the Ascend P2  Engadget

This one's a little puzzling. Japanese carrier Emobile has announced a new phone from Huawei, the memorably-named GL07S. The confusing part is that it ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Smart Bar: Japan Gets Another Special Android Handset - TechCrunch
Smart Bar: Japan Gets Another Special Android Handset  TechCrunch

First KDDI's iida INFOBAR, then Sharp's clamshell Android phone HYBRID oo7SH, and now the so-called Smart Bar [JP]: Japan is getting more and more ...


Fri, 09 Sep 2011 16:19:04 GMT
Mobile phone service operators lift SIM locks - Japan Today
Mobile phone service operators lift SIM locks  Japan Today

Japan's wireless network providers have lifted restrictions on which network their subscribers can use, enabling all smartphones and tablets to be sold with their ...


Sun, 03 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Aroma Bit, Japan’s aroma sensing technology startup, adds two big-name advisors - VentureBeat
Aroma Bit, Japan’s aroma sensing technology startup, adds two big-name advisors  VentureBeat

(The Bridge) – Tokyo-based Aroma Bit, a Japanese startup developing a small-sized aroma sensor device, recently announced that it has appointed Batara Eto ...


Sun, 29 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Five Japanese mobile phones we'll never see in the West - Telegraph.co.uk
Five Japanese mobile phones we'll never see in the West  Telegraph.co.uk

The gadget-obsessed Japanese have some of the smartest mobile phones but most of them will never be released in the West. Here's our guide to what you're ...


Tue, 10 Nov 2009 08:00:00 GMT
Top 8 things to do in Niseko - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Top 8 things to do in Niseko  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Over 700000 skiers and snowboarders visit Niseko each season (December through March). Dorothy Veitch finds out why.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Konecranes to supply MHC to Japan's Miike - Port Strategy
Konecranes to supply MHC to Japan's Miike  Port Strategy

Lifting equipment provider Konecranes' supply of a Model 4 Mobile Harbor Crane to the Port of Miike will make it the first of its kind to operate in Japan.


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What's hot in Tokyo: Where to eat, shop and play - Around DB and Life on Lantau
What's hot in Tokyo: Where to eat, shop and play  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Where to eat, stay, shop and play: Jason Tse of Flight Centre Hong Kong reveals 10 top things to do in Japan's wonderfully weird capital.


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Photos from Geneva car show: futuristic, funky and flying - The Mercury News
Photos from Geneva car show: futuristic, funky and flying  The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having trouble viewing the photos on a mobile device. By DAVID McHUGH and JAMEY KEATEN |The Associated Press. GENEVA ...


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Konecranes Strengthens Bulk Handling in Japan - Port Technology International
Konecranes Strengthens Bulk Handling in Japan  Port Technology International

Konecranes has received its first order for a Konecranes Gottwald Model 4 Mobile Harbor Crane from Japan.


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's Willcom says files for bankruptcy - Reuters
Japan's Willcom says files for bankruptcy  Reuters

Japanese mobile communications provider Willcom Inc said on Thursday it has filed for bankruptcy with 206 billion yen ($2.3 billion) in debt, a move that will ...


Thu, 18 Feb 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's Mobile Carriers to Begin Service on Tokyo Subways This Week - PCWorld
Japan's Mobile Carriers to Begin Service on Tokyo Subways This Week  PCWorld

Train passengers will soon be able to use their mobile phones on the city's subways.


Wed, 28 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Research and Markets: Japan Telecommunications Industry Report (2015 edition) - Business Wire
Research and Markets: Japan Telecommunications Industry Report (2015 edition)  Business Wire

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/srlrfg/japan) has announced the addition of the.


Thu, 30 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Axion Ventures Board Appointment & Resignation - Canada NewsWire
Axion Ventures Board Appointment & Resignation  Canada NewsWire

VANCOUVER, June 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Axion Ventures Inc. ("Axion" or the "Company") (TSXV: AXV) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Yoshihiro ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mavatar Appoints Four New Members to Advisory Board - Business Wire
Mavatar Appoints Four New Members to Advisory Board  Business Wire

MENLO PARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mavatar today announces four new members have joined its ICO Advisory Board. They include Emmanuel Abiodun, ...


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
eMobile announces a traditional candy bar with Android in Japan - Asia Droid
eMobile announces a traditional candy bar with Android in Japan  Asia Droid

Japanese might be fond of flip phone but that did not deter Huawei to launch Smart bar, a traditional candy bar style Android smartphone, in Japan. Available ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:15:15 GMT
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga received an 8-minute standing ovation for 'A Star is Born' - Business Insider
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga received an 8-minute standing ovation for 'A Star is Born'  Business Insider

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's "A Star is Born" debuted at the Venice Film Festival. Though the film's debut suffered a malfunction due to lightening, it was ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Asia Travel: The new hot list - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Asia Travel: The new hot list  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Tired of the same old vacation spots? Broaden your horizons with these five great holiday destinations.


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Buyer beware: A look at overseas property investments - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Buyer beware: A look at overseas property investments  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Hongkongers are mad for property investment, and with skyrocketing local prices investors are increasingly looking overseas.


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 Full Business Plan Based on the Launch of an Illustrative Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Known as Contendus - GlobeNewswire
2018 Full Business Plan Based on the Launch of an Illustrative Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Known as Contendus  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, Aug. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "MVNO Business Plan with Financial Modeling Spreadsheet 2018" report has been added to ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kacey Musgraves Shines at Billy Reid’s Muscle Shoals Shindig - Rolling Stone
Kacey Musgraves Shines at Billy Reid’s Muscle Shoals Shindig  Rolling Stone

In a development as unfortunate as it is unsurprising, Kacey Musgraves is the only female artist up for Album of the Year at the 52nd annual CMA Awards, which ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Money Is Gone: A Look At The Pump-And-Dump In Penny Stocks - Huffington Post
The Money Is Gone: A Look At The Pump-And-Dump In Penny Stocks  Huffington Post

This is part of a series published by The Intercept. You can read the full series, The Penny Stock Chronicles, at The Intercept. Follow The Intercept on Twitter and ...


Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Prof. Derek Ford to Speak at 2018 Global Peace Forum on Korea - DePauw University
Prof. Derek Ford to Speak at 2018 Global Peace Forum on Korea  DePauw University

Derek R. Ford, assistant professor of education studies at DePauw University, will be among the presenters at the 2018 Global Peace Forum on Korea (GPFK).


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
9 Racist Ads, Commercials That Promote Negative Images of Black People - Atlanta Black Star
9 Racist Ads, Commercials That Promote Negative Images of Black People  Atlanta Black Star

In a 2008 television commercial for the Japanese cellphone company, Emobile, a monkey is shown in an election campaign with the slogan "Change," the same ...


Tue, 19 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Philanthropists honored for inspiring others during UF's annual Academy of Golden Gators - University of Florida
Philanthropists honored for inspiring others during UF's annual Academy of Golden Gators  University of Florida

Two teenage brothers, a Japanese businessman, an entrepreneur who revolutionized pest control, the CEO of a pioneering entertainment- and media-focused ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IT Dept aims to make Nagaland major software exporter in SE Asia - Morung Express
IT Dept aims to make Nagaland major software exporter in SE Asia  Morung Express

Nagaland State Information Technology & Communications Advisor, Mmhonlumo Kikon today announced a vision to make Nagaland an IT hub by setting up ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
German auto companies put rivalries aside to take on tech giants - DW (English)
German auto companies put rivalries aside to take on tech giants  DW (English)

Germany's auto behemoths are cooperating with each other to fight back against tech companies encroaching on their territory. Is this pragmatism the beginning ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gadget maker wants everyday items to have online access - The Japan Times
Gadget maker wants everyday items to have online access  The Japan Times

A sleek, ¥10246 leather-clad padlock being marketed by Tokyo-based startup DentsuBlue might look like another extravagant toy for the wealthy —


Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
BWW Review: THE JERSEY TENORS at Ridgefield Playhouse - Broadway World
BWW Review: THE JERSEY TENORS at Ridgefield Playhouse  Broadway World

At the Ridgefield Playhouse, on Saturday, September 22, I had the pleasure of seeing an amazing show that exceeded my high expectations! A male quartet ...


Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Global LTE connections reach 27M, almost all in U.S., Korea and Japan - GigaOM
Global LTE connections reach 27M, almost all in U.S., Korea and Japan  GigaOM

LTE's impact globally is still small, but it's growing particularly fast in the countries where carriers were quick to leave the 4G gate. According to a new Wireless ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Tenth Terex Crane Set For Japan - Port Technology International
Tenth Terex Crane Set For Japan  Port Technology International

In spring 2017, German manufacturing company Terex Port Solutions (TPS) will supply a brand new Model 2 crane to the Port of Otake, located in the south of ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Japan Leads U.S. in Fast and Cheap Internet Connections - New York Times
Japan Leads U.S. in Fast and Cheap Internet Connections  New York Times

Japan is a broadband paradise with the world's fastest and cheapest Internet connections, but some analysts wonder if the country's push to install fiber is worth ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2007 07:00:00 GMT
Best Online Sports Betting Sites in USA for NFL Fans - thesportsdaily.com
Best Online Sports Betting Sites in USA for NFL Fans  thesportsdaily.com

You had almost seven months to research the best online sportsbooks in USA. Why did you wait until the football season is upon us to find NFL gambling sites?


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese comedian parodies Trump in ramen skit - Japan Today
Japanese comedian parodies Trump in ramen skit  Japan Today

For the most part, Japan doesn't really do political comedy. Linguistic and social norms combine to make sarcasm a hard thing to convey in Japanese, and so ...


Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
UAE conglomerate forms solar JV with Germany's Gildemeister - PV-Tech
UAE conglomerate forms solar JV with Germany's Gildemeister  PV-Tech

Dubai-based industrial conglomerate Al Shirawi Group has formed a joint venture with German firm Gildemeister Energy Solutions GmbH for utility-scale solar ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MILLENNIAL OPERA Comes to Sydney Fringe - Broadway World
MILLENNIAL OPERA Comes to Sydney Fringe  Broadway World

Millennial Opera is a brand new show written and produced by Allison Tyra, with music-dramaturgy and direction by Holly Champion. It features some of opera's ...


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
6 Racist Commercials You Can't Watch Without Shaking Your Head - Huffington Post
6 Racist Commercials You Can't Watch Without Shaking Your Head  Huffington Post

We've all seen racist ads printed -- on posters, on magazine covers, and on buses -- but there's something especially irking about racist commercials.


Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Food for thought: Gary Stokes talks vegan dining and eco activism - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Food for thought: Gary Stokes talks vegan dining and eco activism  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Hemingway's founder and managing director Gary Stokes marries vegan dining with marine and eco activism. Elizabeth Kerr reports.


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
E! Delivers Complete Multi-Platform Coverage of Fashion's Biggest Night with 'Live from the Red Carpet: The 2018 Met Gala' - Broadway World
E! Delivers Complete Multi-Platform Coverage of Fashion's Biggest Night with 'Live from the Red Carpet: The 2018 Met Gala'  Broadway World

A-list celebrities and fashion's elite will come together once again in New York City for one of fashion's most anticipated nights as E! presents 'Live from the Red ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31 - Broadway World
Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31  Broadway World

This summer, the funky Donnie Fritts returns with June: a personal and emotional tribute to his best friend, the late, great Muscle Shoals R&B legend Arthur ...


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Guide to all things kids! - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Guide to all things kids!  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Expecting a bundle of joy or looking to purchase essentials for your tots? These kids retailers in and around Hong Kong have some great gear for your little ones ...


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SoftBank Wins Tokyo LTE Speed Tests - Wireless Watch Japan
SoftBank Wins Tokyo LTE Speed Tests  Wireless Watch Japan

iPhone 5s download speeds avg. from 15 spots in Tokyo: DCM at 16M, AU hit 17.5 and SBM wins with 19Mbps http://bit.ly/HOKjHe.


Sun, 20 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 23/11 - VietNamNet Bridge
BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 23/11  VietNamNet Bridge

Third VietBuild Hanoi to host nearly 1,500 booths. The Vietbuild Hanoi 2018 International Exhibition (third edition) is set to take place at the National Exhibition ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Five Ways Technology Is Changing How Western Europe's Digital Consumers Shop - Forbes Now
Five Ways Technology Is Changing How Western Europe's Digital Consumers Shop  Forbes Now

Smartphones are becoming a must-have device and slowly the default screen for brand engagement and digital commerce. This is no different in Western ...


Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Get your rocks read: Harnessing the healing power of gemstones - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Get your rocks read: Harnessing the healing power of gemstones  Around DB and Life on Lantau

If you're looking to harness the healing power of gemstones and enrich your life talk to Kako Komatsu. You'll walk away from a reading feeling empowered, and ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Robot conductor YuMi steals the show from Andrea Bocelli - Daily Mail
Robot conductor YuMi steals the show from Andrea Bocelli  Daily Mail

YuMi, designed by robotics firm ABB, based in Zurich, was taught to mimic maestro Andrea Colombini's gestures for the world first performance by a two handed ...


Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Hong Kong has longest life expectancy according to recent study - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Hong Kong has longest life expectancy according to recent study  Around DB and Life on Lantau

A recent study by the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has revealed that Hong Kong boasts the highest life expectancy in the world.


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Countdown to Lantau's Country of Origin trail run - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Countdown to Lantau's Country of Origin trail run  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Country of Origin (COO) is back for its fourth year this Saturday (April 21), with 500 runners representing over 20 nations to raise money for R.U.N. Hong Kong, ...


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The PS Vita's 3G Plans Could Raise Eyebrows in Japan - Kotaku
The PS Vita's 3G Plans Could Raise Eyebrows in Japan  Kotaku

This December, Sony is launching two PS Vitas. One model is the cheaper 3G model. The other is a 3G version.


Wed, 14 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
LTE: Around the World - GigaOm
LTE: Around the World  GigaOm

Verizon, one of world's largest wireless carriers, today launched its LTE network, being the latest in a series of carriers who are spreading the LTE revolution.


Wed, 01 Dec 2010 08:00:00 GMT
A French affair - Sarasota Herald-Tribune
A French affair  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

This year's Sarasota Opera Gala was a French affair, in honor of this season's production of “Manon Lescaut.” More than 325 guests attended the black-tie affair ...


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Japanese Model Nana Komatsu Reportedly Cheating On Masaki Suda With BIGBANG's G-Dragon; Here's The Real Deal - Mobile & Apps
Japanese Model Nana Komatsu Reportedly Cheating On Masaki Suda With BIGBANG's G-Dragon; Here's The Real Deal  Mobile & Apps

Japanese model Nana Komatsu, 20, appears to be cheating on Masaki Suda, a star of "Death Note: Light Up the New World" - with BIGBANG's leader G-Dragon ...


Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
This robot just conducted an Italian orchestra in front of 800 people - Business Insider
This robot just conducted an Italian orchestra in front of 800 people  Business Insider

The robot, designed by Swiss firm ABB, made its debut at Pisa's Verdi Theatre to mark the First International Festival of Robotics in the Tuscan city.


Thu, 14 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
BWW Review: Verdi Reigns at JUILLIARD-MET LINDEMANN Concert - Broadway World
BWW Review: Verdi Reigns at JUILLIARD-MET LINDEMANN Concert  Broadway World

When I first heard soprano Hyesang Park and tenor Kang Wang--two of the bright young singers featured in last weekend's Juilliard and the Met's Lindemann ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Christmas gift ideas for the family - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Christmas gift ideas for the family  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Still looking to tick off your Christmas gift list? Here's Around DB and Life on Lantau's round up five great gifts this holiday season - with ideas fit for the whole ...


Tue, 05 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Great escapes: Holiday destinations within three hours of Hong Kong - Around DB and Life on Lantau
Great escapes: Holiday destinations within three hours of Hong Kong  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Sometimes a short break is all you need to re-energise your body and mind; here are seven great destinations, all within a three-hour flight of Hong Kong.


Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
A Canadian’s first-person account of the Japan earthquake - Toronto Star
A Canadian’s first-person account of the Japan earthquake  Toronto Star

Canadian James Barringer, who lives and works in Tokyo, described the scene when the 8.9 earthquake struck, shortly before 3 p.m. Friday, local time: “I was in ...


Fri, 11 Mar 2011 08:00:00 GMT
The Met Opera on WRTI: Season Premier Broadcast, Dec. 7, 1 PM - WRTI
The Met Opera on WRTI: Season Premier Broadcast, Dec. 7, 1 PM  WRTI

The 2013/14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season begins on WRTI with a live broadcast of Verdi's tragic masterpiece Rigoletto , set in Las Vegas and.


Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT
How to check for software updates on your Android device | - TalkAndroid
How to check for software updates on your Android device |  TalkAndroid

When a software update is pushed out to your phone or tablet, you likely aren't going to see it for at least another week or two. Most companies issue software ...


Thu, 13 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Dr. Semmoto, Famous Technology Industry Innovator, Joins MyHealth.Us as Founding Member of International Advisory Board - PR Newswire
Dr. Semmoto, Famous Technology Industry Innovator, Joins MyHealth.Us as Founding Member of International Advisory Board  PR Newswire

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Sachio Semmoto, founder of numerous industry leading technology companies including two Tokyo Stock ...


Tue, 08 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Nexus 5: Excellent global coverage, perplexing LTE support - ExtremeTech
Nexus 5: Excellent global coverage, perplexing LTE support  ExtremeTech

Last week, Google formally introduced the Nexus 5 by LG to the world, along with Android 4.4 KitKat. The Nexus ...


Mon, 04 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
'Captain Tsubasa: Rising Sun' Manga Goes On Hiatus; Release Date Set On November - Mobile & Apps
'Captain Tsubasa: Rising Sun' Manga Goes On Hiatus; Release Date Set On November  Mobile & Apps

"Captain Tsubasa: Rising Sun" manga is set to go on a two-month hiatus. On Aug. 17, Wednesday, the 18th issue of Shueisha's Grand Jump magazine revealed ...


Thu, 18 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Global Mobile Phone Recycling Market Analysis 2018 | Growth by Top Companies: Arrow electronics, Cloudblue technologies, ReCellular, Envirophone, MobileMuster, Corporate Mobile Recycling, Redeem, SIMS Recycling Solutions Holdings Inc, Mazuma Mobile, ReCel - openPR
Global Mobile Phone Recycling Market Analysis 2018 | Growth by Top Companies: Arrow electronics, Cloudblue technologies, ReCellular, Envirophone, MobileMuster, Corporate Mobile Recycling, Redeem, SIMS Recycling Solutions Holdings Inc, Mazuma Mobile, ReCel  openPR

The "Mobile Phone Recycling Market by Technology, by Spectrum, by Installation Type, New Installation, Retrofit, by Application, by Geography - Global Market ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kazuya Minekura's 'Saiyuki Reload Blast' Manga Gets Anime Adaptation - Mobile & Apps
Kazuya Minekura's 'Saiyuki Reload Blast' Manga Gets Anime Adaptation  Mobile & Apps

Japanese publisher Ichijinsha launched a website on July 25, Monday, to announce that Kazuya Minekura's "Saiyuki Reload Blast" manga is getting an anime ...


Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Tite Kubo 'Bleach' Manga Final Chapter To Be Released On August 22 - Mobile & Apps
Tite Kubo 'Bleach' Manga Final Chapter To Be Released On August 22  Mobile & Apps

The final chapter of Tite Kubo's "Bleach" manga is scheduled to be released on Aug. 22. This year's combined 36 and the 37th issue of Shueisha's Weekly ...


Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The big leagues: DB Pirates enjoy sporting success - Around DB and Life on Lantau
The big leagues: DB Pirates enjoy sporting success  Around DB and Life on Lantau

Sport in DB is in good health, as the recent successes of the DB Pirates go to show.


Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Opera review: Rigoletto at the English National Opera | Theatre | Entertainment - Express.co.uk
Opera review: Rigoletto at the English National Opera | Theatre | Entertainment  Express.co.uk

JONATHAN MILLER'S legendary 'Mafia' production of Verdi's Rigoletto has not been seen at the London Coliseum since 2009.


Fri, 03 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
FFIEC's New Mobile Security Guidance: An Assessment - BankInfoSecurity.com
FFIEC's New Mobile Security Guidance: An Assessment  BankInfoSecurity.com

The FFIEC has released detailed security guidance for mobile banking and payments that its examiners will now use in their assessments of financial ...


Sat, 11 Mar 2017 19:37:26 GMT
BWW Review: Sierra's the Winner, But Blythe Steals the 2017 Richard Tucker Gala at Carnegie Hall - Broadway World
BWW Review: Sierra's the Winner, But Blythe Steals the 2017 Richard Tucker Gala at Carnegie Hall  Broadway World

It was great that the 2017 Richard Tucker Gala was heard live on WQXR.org and on WQXR radio on Sunday, but those of us who were in Carnegie Hall had it ...


Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Israel, US startups to join 100 Arab firms at World Economic Forum push - The Times of Israel
Israel, US startups to join 100 Arab firms at World Economic Forum push  The Times of Israel

Selected local companies filling region-specific gaps, some operating under the most adverse circumstances.


Thu, 11 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Electric cars without drivers - Phys.Org
Electric cars without drivers  Phys.Org

E-Mobile will park independently in the future and will also be able to find the next charging station without a driver. Researchers are working on electric cars ...


Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Lagos Donates N365m Mobile Cancer Clinic to NGO - Business Post Nigeria
Lagos Donates N365m Mobile Cancer Clinic to NGO  Business Post Nigeria

By Dipo Olowookere. A mobile cancer clinic worth N365 million has been donated to a non-governmental organisation in the forefront of cancer awareness, ...


Sun, 18 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update non arriverà sui Lumia 640 - Hardware Upgrade
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update non arriverà sui Lumia 640  Hardware Upgrade

L'azienda di Redmond ha deciso di non aggiornare più il Lumia 640 che dunque non potrà vedere l'ultimo update di Windows 10 Fall Creators. Gli utenti ...


Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:29:43 GMT
Paolini: Planning the transition from WiMAX to LTE - the role of dual-mode devices - FierceWireless
Paolini: Planning the transition from WiMAX to LTE - the role of dual-mode devices  FierceWireless

Since Yota, the Russian WiMAX operator, announced a year ago its plans to move to FDD LTE to everybody's surprise, there have been many more ...


Thu, 02 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Should we agree with Sprint's CEO that AT&T will be too big? - Geek.com
Should we agree with Sprint's CEO that AT&T will be too big?  Geek.com

Bloomberg reports that Sprint's CEO, Dan Hesse, has issues with AT&T's announced acquisition of T-Mobile. It seems he is uncomfortable with the notion that ...


Fri, 25 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Yoshimura Suzuki Racing Team On Provisional Pole Position At Suzuka 8 Hours - RoadracingWorld.com
Yoshimura Suzuki Racing Team On Provisional Pole Position At Suzuka 8 Hours  RoadracingWorld.com

FIM Endurance World Championship/Coca-Cola Zero Suzuka 8 Hours Suzuka Circuit Suzuka, Japan July 27, 2012. Combined Qualifying, Before Superpole: 1.


Fri, 27 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
This Guy's Amazon Reviews Are So Helpful Companies Send Him Free Products In Hopes He'll Write About Them - Business Insider
This Guy's Amazon Reviews Are So Helpful Companies Send Him Free Products In Hopes He'll Write About Them  Business Insider

Michael Erb is ranked as the number one customer reviewer on Amazon for his reliability to shoppers, and is incredibly helpful to the company.


Mon, 28 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Key messages for staff about car salary sacrifice schemes - Employee Benefits
Key messages for staff about car salary sacrifice schemes  Employee Benefits

Employers need to consider a number of things when communicating a salary sacrifice car scheme to staff. Key messages for salary sacrifice schemes.


Sat, 01 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Toyota unveils cars with auto pilot - Phys.Org
Toyota unveils cars with auto pilot  Phys.Org

Toyota on Friday unveiled the next generation of cars featuring an auto pilot system that will swerve to avoid collisions and also keep to the middle of the road, ...


Fri, 11 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
BWW Review: RIGOLETTO at Metropolitan Opera - Broadway World
BWW Review: RIGOLETTO at Metropolitan Opera  Broadway World

Viva Las Vegas: A Night at the Opera. I had the great pleasure of seeing Rigoletto at the Metropolitan opera this week. What a treat. While I expected Michael ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Made in India: E-Raaja, India's first 100% locally made green E-Rickshaw Launched - BW Businessworld
Made in India: E-Raaja, India's first 100% locally made green E-Rickshaw Launched  BW Businessworld

In order to boost India's e-vehicle market, the first 100 percent locally manufactured, designed and developed set of e-vehicles have been launched. Called ...


Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Why I am NOT buying MTN (and yes, I qualify) - News24
Why I am NOT buying MTN (and yes, I qualify)  News24

MTN's "Asonge" offering is likely to be one of the most anticipated BEE share offerings. Surely on face value the offer is an exceptional one. Firstly (in my lay ...


Wed, 15 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMT
EM Mobile unveil HSDPA WM5 handheld - SlashGear
EM Mobile unveil HSDPA WM5 handheld  SlashGear

After the swoopy sleekness of the Nalu concept, this EM Mobile UMPC designed by Sharp for the Japanese market looks dolefully retro. Called the EM ONE, ...


Mon, 19 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT
Meet the 100 start-ups from Arab world shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution - Al-Arabiya
Meet the 100 start-ups from Arab world shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution  Al-Arabiya

The World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa being held at the Dead Sea in Jordan, this month from May 19-21 will also see a.


Wed, 10 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Bronx - NY Metro Parents
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Bronx  NY Metro Parents

Fun and educational kids and family activities are abound this weekend in the Bronx! Interested in theater and museums? Want to go to book reading or concert ...


Sat, 02 Sep 2017 18:40:09 GMT
Why Russia’s Kh-35 Anti-Ship Missile is Setting Off Alarms in the Pentagon - Sputnik International
Why Russia’s Kh-35 Anti-Ship Missile is Setting Off Alarms in the Pentagon  Sputnik International

Russian media recently confirmed that the Kh-35E tactical air-launched anti-ship cruise missile was being incorporated aboard Russia's Sukhoi T-50 ...


Fri, 12 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT

KDDI in talks for near-50% stake in online brokerage Kabu.com - Nikkei Asian Review
KDDI in talks for near-50% stake in online brokerage Kabu.com  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI, Japan's second-largest mobile carrier, is holding negotiations to take a stake in internet brokerage Kabu.com Securities, Nikkei has learned.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 23:21:00 GMT
Labor commits to kicking in AU$5m for Sunshine Coast JGA cable landing - ZDNet
Labor commits to kicking in AU$5m for Sunshine Coast JGA cable landing  ZDNet

Australian opposition party calls on Canberra to support JGA cable landing in Queensland.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:37:00 GMT
KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF)'s Stock Is Buy After Less Market Selling - MoneyMakingArticles
KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF)'s Stock Is Buy After Less Market Selling  MoneyMakingArticles

The stock of KDDI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KDDIF) registered a decrease of 59.9% in short interest. KDDIF's total short interest was 656300 ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:39:06 GMT
What would a 40% cut to phone bills mean for Japan's mobile carriers? - The Japan Times
What would a 40% cut to phone bills mean for Japan's mobile carriers?  The Japan Times

Japan's mobile carriers have come under government scrutiny for high phone bills that have helped bring years of enviable profit margins and given them a ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan mobile wars: KDDI teams with newcomer Rakuten - Nikkei Asian Review
Japan mobile wars: KDDI teams with newcomer Rakuten  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI and Rakuten said Thursday they will share each other's assets while competing to offer services in their respective fields, as the telec.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI to raise up to $800m in bond sale ahead of 5G rollout - Nikkei Asian Review
KDDI to raise up to $800m in bond sale ahead of 5G rollout  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japanese telecom company KDDI is preparing to issue up to 90 billion yen ($797 million) in medium- to long-term bonds to raise funds for.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A $14 Billion Mobile Stock Sell-Off in Japan Makes a U-Turn - Bloomberg
A $14 Billion Mobile Stock Sell-Off in Japan Makes a U-Turn  Bloomberg

NTT Docomo Inc. shares gained seven of the past nine trading days, rebounding after a two-day plunge triggered by a government official's comment suggesting ...


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rakuten's tie-up with KDDI could spark cellular phone price war:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
Rakuten's tie-up with KDDI could spark cellular phone price war:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Rakuten Inc. and KDDI Corp. have agreed to share their telecommunications and payments services, add.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Netflix Teams With Japanese Mobile Carrier, Cable Operator - Hollywood Reporter
Netflix Teams With Japanese Mobile Carrier, Cable Operator  Hollywood Reporter

The global online video giant is looking to integrations as it has yet to establish the dominant market position that it has in other markets.


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rakuten partners KDDI ahead of mobile launch - Mobile World Live
Rakuten partners KDDI ahead of mobile launch  Mobile World Live

Rakuten, which is scheduled to enter the mobile space in Japan in October 2019, signed a deal which will see it use KDDI's 4G network in return for helping the ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rakuten to shake up Japan's mobile triopoly and trigger price war - Nikkei Asian Review
Rakuten to shake up Japan's mobile triopoly and trigger price war  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Japanese e-commerce operator Rakuten was granted spectrum on Friday to launch cellular *service* starting in 2019, but the conditiona.


Sat, 07 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Super-fast 5G mobile network coming 1 year early in 2019:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
Super-fast 5G mobile network coming 1 year early in 2019:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Fifth-generation mobile communications technology will be introduced in 2019 a year ahead of schedul.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI to supply SIM cards for Toyota's connected cars - Nikkei Asian Review
KDDI to supply SIM cards for Toyota's connected cars  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI will start supplying subscriber identity module, or SIM, cards for Toyota Motor's connected cars in 2019. The new cards will enable comm.


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment -Kyodo - iTnews
Japan's top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment -Kyodo  iTnews

Japan's big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ODG Partners With Leading Japanese Telco KDDI to Bring ODG Smartglasses to Japan - Business Wire
ODG Partners With Leading Japanese Telco KDDI to Bring ODG Smartglasses to Japan  Business Wire

ODG Partners with KDDI to Bring Extended Reality Experiences on ODG's Award-Winning R-9 Smartglasses to Japanese Businesses and Consumers.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NEC supplying 10G-EPON for KDDI's au Hikari Home 10 Giga FTTH service - LightWave Online
NEC supplying 10G-EPON for KDDI's au Hikari Home 10 Giga FTTH service  LightWave Online

NEC Corp. (NEC; TSE: 6701) said it will supply a 10G-EPON system to support KDDI Corp.'s au Hikari Home 10 Giga fiber to the home (FTTH) *service* to enable ...


Mon, 26 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan is cracking down on SoftBank’s revenue - TechCrunch
Japan is cracking down on SoftBank’s revenue  TechCrunch

First, a couple of quick follow-ups to our coverage of Form Ds yesterday, and then a deeper dive into the challenges SoftBank is facing with regards to its ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI Corp.'s (KDDIF) Management on Fiscal Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
KDDI Corp.'s (KDDIF) Management on Fiscal Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  Seeking Alpha

KDDI Corp. (OTCPK:KDDIF) Q2 2019 Results Earnings Conference Call November 1, 2018, 04:00 AM ET Executives Keita Horii - General Manager, Investor ...


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tokyo Thrift: Infobar is the most beautiful series of phones ever made - The Verge
Tokyo Thrift: Infobar is the most beautiful series of phones ever made  The Verge

I know the question of the most beautiful phone ever made is a deeply personal one. The starkly minimalist iPhone 4 would be a good shout for many. Or the ...


Sun, 29 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Sunshine Coast Council makes AU$35m investment for local JGA cable landing - ZDNet
Sunshine Coast Council makes AU$35m investment for local JGA cable landing  ZDNet

Combination of Queensland and Sunshine Coast Council provide AU$50 million for overseas cable connection that avoids Sydney.


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's Mobile Carrier Industry: Exciting SoftBank, Safe NTT DoCoMo And KDDI - Seeking Alpha
Japan's Mobile Carrier Industry: Exciting SoftBank, Safe NTT DoCoMo And KDDI  Seeking Alpha

Paying attention to MVNOs and Japanese government involvement is critical in gaining a good understanding of the Japanese mobile carrier market.


Mon, 05 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI introduces remote-control system for kids' iPhone use:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
KDDI introduces remote-control system for kids' iPhone use:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Parents can remotely monitor and control their children's iPhone use in a new *service* to be introduced this month by Japanese telecommunications giant KDDI ...


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI Chooses Sigma Design's Z-Wave Technology for Japan's First Smart Home Service - GlobeNewswire
KDDI Chooses Sigma Design's Z-Wave Technology for Japan's First Smart Home Service  GlobeNewswire

FREMONT, Calif., June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ:SIGM), a leading provider of intelligent system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for ...


Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's Big Three - au by KDDI - TechnoBuffalo
Japan's Big Three - au by KDDI  TechnoBuffalo

We started exploring Japan's Big Three providers last time with SoftBank Mobile, the smallest of its three giant mobile carriers. Today we will continue.


Sun, 03 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI Has Maintained Mobile Market Share So Far, But That's About To Change - Seeking Alpha
KDDI Has Maintained Mobile Market Share So Far, But That's About To Change  Seeking Alpha

KDDI has maintained relatively strong market position as MVNOs take the mobile carrier by storm, in some part due to technical differences in 3G technology.


Mon, 22 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
NTT Docomo to cut 'leaving fees' after ministry's fairness warning:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun
NTT Docomo to cut 'leaving fees' after ministry's fairness warning:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

NTT Docomo Inc. is set to reduce fees for customers who take their business elsewhere after the end.


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese households spent record amount on phone bills in 2017: gov't survey - The Mainichi
Japanese households spent record amount on phone bills in 2017: gov't survey  The Mainichi

The average landline and cellphone bill for Japanese households was 122207 yen in 2017, accounting for a record 4.18 percent of household expenses, a.


Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI counts on startup Soracom to open new fronts - Nikkei Asian Review
KDDI counts on startup Soracom to open new fronts  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI hopes to propel its expansion of "internet of things" operations in Japan and abroad with the acquisition this month of a startup in the low-cost IoT ...


Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
VAS drives KDDI revenue growth, but profit dips - Mobile World Live
VAS drives KDDI revenue growth, but profit dips  Mobile World Live

KDDI, the second largest mobile operator in Japan, reported mixed results for its fiscal Q2 ending 30 September, with its profit falling slightly and revenue gains ...


Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Soccer Championship In East Asia Features VR As Future Of Sports Viewing - SportTechie
Soccer Championship In East Asia Features VR As Future Of Sports Viewing  SportTechie

The EAFF E-1 Football Championship last month that featured national soccer teams in East Asia included virtual reality and customizable replay experiences ...


Tue, 02 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI Opens AU Shinjuku Flagship Store - Wireless Watch Japan
KDDI Opens AU Shinjuku Flagship Store  Wireless Watch Japan

KDDI opens new flagship store in Shinjuku, closing their popular Designing Studio location in Harajuku http://bit.ly/1C9ooVj.


Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
KDDI to acquire ISP BIGLOBE - TeleGeography
KDDI to acquire ISP BIGLOBE  TeleGeography

Japan. The Nikkei daily has learned that KDDI (au) is looking to buy Japanese ISP BIGLOBE from Japan Industrial Partners IV Investment, in a move that would ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Rakuten announces foray into saturated Japanese cellphone market - The Japan Times
Rakuten announces foray into saturated Japanese cellphone market  The Japan Times

E-commerce giant Rakuten Inc. on Thursday said it aims to become Japan's fourth mobile carrier in a move that threatens to disrupt the cellular phone market ...


Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
LG V30+ arrives on Japan's KDDI - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com
LG V30+ arrives on Japan's KDDI - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The LG V30+ has arrived in Japan thanks to carrier KDDI. The phone supports 4G LTE connectivity as well as WiMAX 2+ to work better with the carrier's network.


Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
HTC 10 in Camellia Red primed for purchase in Japan - Android Authority
HTC 10 in Camellia Red primed for purchase in Japan  Android Authority

Rumored for some time to make its debut on Japan's KDDI au network, the elusive red color HTC 10 has finally been announced.


Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Bango Extends Carrier Billing for Amazon Customers in Japan - Business Wire
Bango Extends Carrier Billing for Amazon Customers in Japan  Business Wire

Bango (AIM: BGO), the mobile payments company, announces that following the successful launch of Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) for Amazon retail custom.


Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Sony Xperia Z4 To Launch On Japan's Au By KDDI On June 11 - Android Headlines - Android News
Sony Xperia Z4 To Launch On Japan's Au By KDDI On June 11  Android Headlines - Android News

Sony has recently introduced the Xperia Z4 as its new flagship in Japan, which sounds logical enough, given its last generation flagship was named the Xperia ...


Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Au Smart Pass, the one-year-old Android app buffet from Japan’s KDDI, hits 5m customers - The Next Web
Au Smart Pass, the one-year-old Android app buffet from Japan’s KDDI, hits 5m customers  The Next Web

A year after launch, Japan's second largest operator KDDI says that its au Smart Pass *service* — an all-you-can-eat buffet selection of Android apps — has ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Amazon Adds Carrier Billing In Japan - PYMNTS.com
Amazon Adds Carrier Billing In Japan  PYMNTS.com

Mobile payments company Bango announced that it has expanded Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) availability to Japanese customers of Amazon Prime and Prime ...


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Indigo subsea cable completes Sydney landing - ZDNet
Indigo subsea cable completes Sydney landing  ZDNet

The subsea cable being built by SubPartners, Google, Singtel, Telstra, AARNet, and Indosat Ooredoo has landed in Sydney ahead of connecting the city with ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI's broadband deal seeks clout with households - Nikkei Asian Review
KDDI's broadband deal seeks clout with households  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI's takeover of broadband company Biglobe is about more than increasing its share of the Japanese market for fiber-optic internet connecti.


Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Naoto Fukasawa: Between craft and design - The Japan Times
Naoto Fukasawa: Between craft and design  The Japan Times

Naoto Fukasawa is probably best known internationally for his designs for Muji, in particular for the wall-mounted CD player he created in 1999, which was.


Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
naoto fukasawa designs INFOBAR A03 smartphone for au by KDDI - Designboom
naoto fukasawa designs INFOBAR A03 smartphone for au by KDDI  Designboom

the au by KDDI 'INFOBAR A03' smartphone, created by japanese product designer, naoto fukasawa, includes tricolored, simple usability, touch sensor keys.


Tue, 20 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Low-cost mobile carriers eating into KDDI profit - Nikkei Asian Review
Low-cost mobile carriers eating into KDDI profit  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- KDDI and NTT Docomo are feeling the effects of intense competition from budget wireless carriers, with the impact showing up in their re.


Fri, 28 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Japan’s KDDI/au to release the LG Fx0, the country’s first Firefox OS Smartphone - Android Authority
Japan’s KDDI/au to release the LG Fx0, the country’s first Firefox OS Smartphone  Android Authority

Today KDDI has finally made its plans to release a Mozilla powered smartphone official with the announcement of the LG Fx0, to be released on Christmas.


Tue, 23 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Carrier App Stores Suck, So Japan’s KDDI Did Something Different And Is Pulling In $250M A Year For Apps - TechCrunch
Carrier App Stores Suck, So Japan’s KDDI Did Something Different And Is Pulling In $250M A Year For Apps  TechCrunch

When Apple launched its app store about five years ago, the company had no idea it would become the success it is today. It disintermediated carriers from what ...


Sat, 16 Mar 2013 09:04:14 GMT
Japan's Big Three Carriers Explained - SoftBank - TechnoBuffalo
Japan's Big Three Carriers Explained - SoftBank  TechnoBuffalo

You are no doubt well educated in the policies and ways of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint if you are a frequent reader of TechnoBuffalo.


Sun, 27 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Japan’s best smartphone is hiding an “awful” secret (hint: it’s Korean) - Android Authority
Japan’s best smartphone is hiding an “awful” secret (hint: it’s Korean)  Android Authority

The announcement of the Galaxy S6/Edge for Japan was rather unremarkable, except for the fact that no one wants to mention the name "Samsung". Curious.


Thu, 09 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Apple SIM now available in Japan through KDDI - TechnoBuffalo
Apple SIM now available in Japan through KDDI  TechnoBuffalo

Apple SIM, the SIM card for iPad that allows users to switch carriers when necessary, has made its way to Japan more than a year after its official debut.


Tue, 17 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Japan's Finest: KDDI Fall Winter Cellphone Line - Gizmodo.com
Japan's Finest: KDDI Fall Winter Cellphone Line  Gizmodo.com

Proving again that Japan has the prettiest phones in the world, au by KDDI has released its Fall and Winter lines, showing off eight new models with emphases ...


Tue, 28 Oct 2008 07:00:00 GMT
KDDI's au Infobar C01 coming soon: ten keys and very Japanese (video) - Engadget
KDDI's au Infobar C01 coming soon: ten keys and very Japanese (video)  Engadget

Many Japanese thumbs still love that classic ten-button keypad, so they should feel right at home on the newest model in KDDI's designer Infobar range. The 3.2 ...


Wed, 01 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT
HTC J One makes its way to Japan's KDDI carrier - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com
HTC J One makes its way to Japan's KDDI carrier - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The HTC One has made its way to Japanese carrier KDDI under the J One moniker. The device sports the same beautiful aluminum design, but now packs a...


Tue, 21 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Tourists tempted by paid, free Wi-Fi access campaigns - The Japan Times
Tourists tempted by paid, free Wi-Fi access campaigns  The Japan Times

As tourists visit Japan in increasing numbers, mobile phone operators are moving to tap the market by providing better Wi-Fi services. NTT Docomo Inc., the.


Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
With 5G coming, your neighborhood could get 10Gbps cable broadband - VentureBeat
With 5G coming, your neighborhood could get 10Gbps cable broadband  VentureBeat

The imminent arrival of 5G wireless with “true mobile broadband” speeds is forcing wired broadband companies to respond, and their next step may be dramatic: ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Japan's Rakuten Inc launches cheap smartphone service - Reuters UK
Japan's Rakuten Inc launches cheap smartphone service  Reuters UK

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten Inc said it will offer a cut-rate smartphone *service* for about a third of the monthly fees charged by the ...


Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
How to Pay Your Phone Bill in Japan - A Step by Step Photo Guide - TechnoBuffalo
How to Pay Your Phone Bill in Japan - A Step by Step Photo Guide  TechnoBuffalo

Ah, the joys of paying a phone bill. You come home from work one day to find that envelope waiting to drag a nice chunk of your hard earned money from.


Sun, 02 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
HTC-made au Infobar A02 launches in Japan, wraps unique Android UI in trippy body - Engadget
HTC-made au Infobar A02 launches in Japan, wraps unique Android UI in trippy body  Engadget

KDDI's funky au Infobar is back! Once again designed by the famed Naoto Fukasawa, this A02 -- co-developed by HTC -- brings the series up to date with ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
INFOBAR C01: Japan’s Newest (And Most Colorful) Android Phone - TechCrunch
INFOBAR C01: Japan’s Newest (And Most Colorful) Android Phone  TechCrunch

Japan's mobile landscape is currently in the midst of an Android revolution, and today KDDI au (the country's second biggest carrier) announced another 5 ...


Mon, 16 Jan 2012 15:40:27 GMT
Why the Xperia Z4 makes perfect sense… for Japan - Android Authority
Why the Xperia Z4 makes perfect sense… for Japan  Android Authority

The Xperia Z4 is just hours "old" and already has much backlash. Let's take a look at why the product actually makes sense for the market it's intended for.


Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Ymobile touts simplicity, low fees in smartphone war - The Japan Times
Ymobile touts simplicity, low fees in smartphone war  The Japan Times

New mobile phone entrant Ymobile Corp. unveiled monthly fixed-price *service* plans Thursday that include voice calling and Internet access to woo newcomers.


Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese ad uses samurai and ninjas to stop smartphone use while walking - Mashable
Japanese ad uses samurai and ninjas to stop smartphone use while walking  Mashable

Japan uses samurai and ninjas to stop smartphone use while walking.


Tue, 08 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Japan’s Top 3 Mobile Carriers Agree To Support Global NFC Standard - TechCrunch
Japan’s Top 3 Mobile Carriers Agree To Support Global NFC Standard  TechCrunch

Japan, one of the most advanced mobile nations in the world, doesn't want to be a “cell phone Galapagos” anymore, at least when it comes to payments over ...


Thu, 22 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Xperia X Performance to land in Japan next month - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com
Xperia X Performance to land in Japan next month - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The Sony Xperia X Performance might be slated for a July release elsewhere, but - as it turns out - folks in the company's home country of Japan will n.


Wed, 11 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT

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