Softbank, Yahoo Team Up in Web Pact
Softbank Chief Executive Officer Masayoshi Son said at a shareholders meeting in Tokyo that his company's mobile division will soon offer new cell phones that can connect directly to the Web through a Yahoo Internet portal, The Wall Street Journal reports .
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
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Apple March Quarter will be Not Exciting
Apple is scheduled to release its March quarter results after the close on Wednesday, April 23. It appears from my modeling that Apple is on track to be just above the mid-point of its revenue guidance and at the high-end of EPS when using its various guidance metrics and before it bought back $14 billion in shares in late January and early ... (more)
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Samsung, SoftBank show no sign of improved relations
An immediate breakthrough in relations between Samsung Electronics and SoftBank appears unlikely as Japan's third-largest mobile carrier's release of the Galaxy S5 has yet to be decided.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Asian Markets Mostly Lower
The Nikkei slipped 0.1%. The Shanghai Composite gained 0.7% while the Hang Seng was off 0.2%.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Computer Simulation of 1,500 People Looking at Smartphones and Walking
Recently in Japan, mobile phone carriers like NTT Docomo have been educating the public that using smartphones while walking isn't safe.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
DOCOMO to Offer LTE Roaming for Customers Traveling outside Japan
NTT DOCOMO, INC., a personalized mobile solutions provider for smarter living, announced today that it will launch an outbound LTE roaming service for subscribers traveling in eight countries and regions, including popular travel destinations such as the mainland USA and Hawaii, Hong Kong and France, beginning March 31. Existing flat-rate data ... (more)
Mon Mar 24, 2014
'Smart' collar tracks dogs and their calories
A dog wears a "Petfit tag" equipped with 3G and Bluetooth from Japan's largest mobile phone carrier NTT Docomo during a press briefing in Tokyo on Feb. 13, 2014.
iWatch Could Add $50 Billion To Apple's Value
With growth in Apple's iDevice sales slowing, the focus has shifted to new products that the company may be planning to launch this year.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
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Teradata Supplies Data Warehouse to NTT Docomo
NTT DOCOMO has selected the Teradata Integrated Data Warehouse Appliance with the latest release of the Teradata Database to support its growing consumer credit services business.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
NTT Docomo Selects Teradata Platform for Supporting Credit Services Business
The Teradata system will be deployed at end of March, 2014. NTT DOCOMO started its credit service program using "Osaifu-Keitai," literally meaning "Wallet Mobile" in 2005 and their unique DCMX consumer credit services , NTT DOCOMO's brand and platform for mobile credit cards, and both have grown rapidly to 15 million members today.