01/30/2012, Whoever said that Nintendo is just all about gaming? The company has a heart for knowledge as well, where they and Japanese telecom company NTT have teamed up to build a voice recognition project. This particular project will intend to ease the life of students who have hearing or other disabilities, making it harder for them to keep up in classrooms compared to their able-bodied peers. NHK reports that Nintendo […]
10/21/2011, Assuming you’re living in Japan, you might be interested to know that there will be an upcoming special edition of a device which is not another Nintendo DS variant or a new PSP color. We’re talking about mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo with their latest limited edition model, the F-12C that will arrive in that part of the world this coming October 28th. What is so special about this Globetrotter Classic […]
10/18/2011, Looks like the Samsung Nexus Prime gets no respect at all – as it the much looked forward to device has just be announced by the good people over at NTT DoCoMo all the way in the Land of the Rising Sun despite it being hours away Stateside before Samsung and Google’s team up will see the upcoming super smartphone launched with Ice Cream Sandwich inside.
06/27/2011, NTT DoCoMo of Japan will be the country’s pioneer mobile carrier to offer a convenient mobile service that will enable overseas remittances, and that includes phone-to-phone money transfers all the way to the Philippines. This will be made possible when it rolls out DoCoMo Money Transfer this coming July 7th. All remittances to the Philippines (as to why they picked that particular country, we will explain it in the next […]
05/19/2011, Samsung’s Galaxy S II seems to be a winner before it has even rolled out – after all, it scored more than 3 million units of pre-orders, and this figure does not look as though it is going to remain stagnant when the smartphone is released around the world. Even Japan, a land that used to be famous for their insulated universe where phones are concerned, will be getting the […]
05/18/2011, Is too much of a good thing bad for you? Perhaps, but not for a select group of techies who think that you can never have too much choice. If that is the case, then you would do well to check out the delectable spread of smartphones over in Japan from NTT DoCoMo, as they have just announced their 2011 summer range that comprises of two dozen mobile devices that […]
01/11/2011, This is Japan-only news – NTT DoCoMo has just announced their DoCoMo SH07C, a Sharp Galapagos based e-book reader which was introduced to the world for the first time back in November last year. This device will hit the Japanese market in 10 days’ time, although pricing details were yet to be determined. Specifications of the SH07C will include a 5.5″ touchscreen display at 1024 × 600 resolution, Sharp’s very […]
10/20/2010, Members of the Smart Network Project, which are NTT Docomo, NEC, Sekisui House, NAMCO BANDAI Games and other participating companies, recently announced that they plan to test and demonstrate communication standards for networked home electronics and electric vehicles (EVs). The whole idea behind this exercise? To achieve global communication standards which will function as key building blocks for sustainable low-carbon societies of the future. With the development of smart grids, […]
09/30/2010, NTT DoCoMo is tipped to deliver the Galaxy S to folks living in the Land of the Rising Sun from next month onwards, although if you want a tablet device, then the Galaxy Tab will require much more patience as we are looking at a March release in that part of the world. Word on the street also has it that the SC-02B (Galaxy S) will launch with Froyo right […]
03/27/2010, Do you remember the F-04B modular cell phone that we covered a while back? Well, NTT DoCoMo has come up with some rather cool video ads for the phone, showcasing a modular projector add-on, as well as using a modular GPS add-on. Check out the video after the jump.
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 electrodes, enabling users to send commands to their device where among them include play, pause, and skip. This is made possible since eyeballs contain minute electrical potential which can be […]
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 “Seventeen” magazine, hitting the markets in a few days’ time, where you can choose from yurukawa pink (“loosely pink”) and yancha pink (“mischievous pink”). Apart from the color scheme, […]
01/21/2010, NTT DoCoMo will be rolling out its very own version of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, which is a pretty rare thing to do in Japan by its mobile carriers. Dubbed the “Smartphone Xperia,” this is the maiden effort from a major carrier anywhere that announced a branded deal on the set. You will get a similar customized Android skin on this Sony Ericsson smartphone, alongside all other notable hardware […]
01/19/2010, NTT DoCoMo has come up with a “prototype eight-band power amplifier” for cellphones that is touted to cover frequencies which range from 700MHz to 2.5GHz. To make things even more interesting, it will also include the upcoming LTE (Long Term Evolution) networks. To put it in layman’s terms, this could possibly herald the first all-in-one cellphone which will play nice with both W-CDMA and GSM networks, alongsinde future LTE networks. […]