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Wireless Docomo Garden Sensor Helps You Get Help For Your Plants

10/12/2010, Do the plants on your balcony always die despite your best efforts? Perhaps you need some outside help, which might arrive in the form of the Docomo Garden Sensor. This useful device can be inserted into the soil where your plants are, allowing it to...

Docomo AR walker demo

10/05/2010, [CEATEC 2010] AR, or Augmented Reality is a very fashionable trend these days. If you’re not familiar with AR, the goal is to supplement (“augment”) reality (often as seen through a live video feed) with additional information about a...

Docomo Tai Heart tells you if you’re really in love

10/05/2010, [CEATEC 2010] it’s hard to go to Japan without reporting about bizarre (but fun!) tech concepts: Docomo’s Tai Heart (not sure what that means) is a small device that you can use while talking to your recent date on the phone (and possibly soon...

Sanyo And NTT DoCoMo Introduce The Gorilla Plus GPS Navigator

09/27/2010, The Gorilla Plus is the latest GPS unit from Sanyo over in Japan. The device features a 5-inch LED-backlit touchscreen display with 8GB of internal memory. In partnership with NTT DoCoMo, this device will be able to feed you real-time traffic...

DoCoMo to introduce newer stereoscopic 3D technology

07/14/2010, Just when you thought that Sharp’s 3D glass-less LCD display was the bomb, along comes news from DoCoMo which will rely on 8 lenticular lenses to work simultaneously, delivering perfect 3D rendering from all angles without requiring you to be...

Lynx SH-10B from NTT DoCoMo looks interesting

06/17/2010, The Lynx SH-10B from Sharp was recently paraded by NTT DoCoMo at Communicasia 2010, where its small size conceals a slew of high end specifications, chief among them a 5″ high resolution touchscreen display. Too bad it runs on Android 1.6 only, as...

NTT DoCoMo Shows Its Automatic Email Generator For Mobile Phones

05/18/2010, The folks over at NTT DoCoMo Japan have come up with a lazy man’s tool that we’ve love to have. During a demonstration at the Wireless Technology Park 2010, the carrier demoed an email generator that promises to take just up to three words of...

Japanese Government To Review Japan’s SIM Lock System

03/30/2010, Those of you who have travelled to Japan before will probably know of the SIM locks that they use over there. Basically the carriers (NTT DoCoMo, KDDI, Softbank) don’t allow users to use other handsets from rival networks. So you won’t be able...

Eye-controlled earphones

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] Forget about using your fingers to control the volume of your earphones, alongside a change in tracks. NTT DoCoMo demonstrated their new eye-controlled earphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. All eye movement is detected by...

NTT DoCoMo SH-05B cellphone targets teens

02/02/2010, Is the pink color a type of curse where it magically draws the attention of most females like moths to a flame? Perhaps NTT DoCoMo thinks so, with their pink colored SH-05B FOMA clamshell handset that was released in conjunction with...

DoCoMo Wooden Phone hands-on

10/05/2009, [CEATEC 2009] We had our hands on the Wooden phone concept (there are two) from DoCoMo that we published about recently. We’ve been told that the shell is made from compressed wood that is so tightly compressed that it is not porous. It should...

DoCoMo HT-03A Android Phone

05/07/2009, Japan has received their first Android-powered phone from DoCoMo known as the HT-03A, and it will run on the Android 1.5 Cupcake. Just in case you wonder why the HT-03A looks so familiar, that is because this is none other than the HTC Magic. Word on the...