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NTT Docomo Launches Phones That Lets The Government Track You
It goes without saying that privacy is valued differently around the world. This isn’t to say that some countries don’t care about privacy, but what they consider to be an invasion of their privacy might be different from another country. That being said it seems that over in Japan, local carrier NTT Docomo has launched five new phones that will let the government track you.

Japanese Carrier Conducts First Real-World Test Of 5G
There are some parts of the world that still don’t have 4G LTE networks while on the other hand there are some that are working hard to go beyond 4G and commercially introduce 5G networks within this decade. Japan’s NTT DoCoMo is one of those carriers, it has actually started conducting real-world tests of its 5G network technology in collaboration with Nokia Network.

Japanese Carrier Seemingly Confirms Snapdragon 810’s Overheating
Is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 overheating? Well if you believe the rumors, the answer is yes and it seems that this has recently been confirmed by Japanese carrier NTT DOCOMO. As you can see in the photo above, it shows a signage that was reportedly spotted inside one of the carrier’s stores.According to the translation of the note, it mentions that phones powered by the Snapdragon 810 could potentially be […]

NTT DOCOMO Will Be The First To Use Qualcomm’s Sense ID
Early this year Qualcomm announced a new technology that they are working on dubbed Sense ID. It sounds a lot like Apple’s Touch ID and rightfully so since Sense ID is also a fingerprint scanning technology. However if it has one advantage over Touch ID, it is that it relies on ultrasound to scan the person’s ID, versus the 2D method which is currently being used.Now the question is when […]


Fujitsu Arrows NX F-04G Uses Iris Scanning For Mobile Payments
At the moment fingerprint scanners appear to be the “in” thing and are used to help prevent unauthorized access to one’s smartphone. It can also be used to facilitate mobile payments like Apple has done with Apple Pay. However could iris scanning could be the way of the future? Well as it turns out over in Japan, Fujitsu has implemented the feature into their phone.The Fujitsu Arrows NX F-04G will […]

NTT DOCOMO Shows Off Its LTE Speeds With A Cooking Demonstration
There are some parts of the world where LTE isn’t as fast as it could or should be. Over in Japan that doesn’t seem to be a problem as local carrier NTT DOCOMO has recently expanded its LTE service onto its 1700MHz spectrum. That being said to demonstrate just how fast their LTE service is, the carrier has cooked up a rather fun and bizarre commercial that involves the frying […]

NTT DOCOMO Changes Stance On Tizen Hardware Availability
Last week we reported that Japanese carrier NTT DOCOMO announced their support of Samsung’s Tizen platform and would carry its hardware as well. That’s good news for Samsung as NTT DOCOMO is Japan’s largest carrier and would no doubt be a boon for them, but unfortunately it looks like NTT DOCOMO has had a change of heart and will n longer be carrying the Tizen hardware. According to the carrier, […]

iPhone Attributed To NTT DOCOMO's Growth In Subscribers
For many years Japan’s largest carrier, NTT DOCOMO, resisted Apple and did not bring the iPhone onto its networks. However as the years passed and their rivals started to offer the iPhone, NTT DOCOMO realized that they were starting to lose subscribers to the competition and started to rethink their strategy. One of the reasons why the carrier had been so unwilling was because of the conditions and obligations that […]

NTT DoCoMo's Tizen Handset Goes Through The FCC
There has been a lot of speculation about Samsung’s highly anticipated Tizen handset. Already dubbed by the company as a “simple alternative to Android,” Samsung is yet to publicly release a device that’s powered by the Tizen OS that it has built in collaboration with Intel. Recent rumors suggest that Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo has been pushing Samsung to release its Tizen smartphone soon, and it appears that the carrier’s […]

NTT DOCOMO Still Bleeding Subscribers Despite Offering The New iPhones
Japan’s NTT DOCOMO was the last of the major Japan carriers to start offering the iPhone, although they did kick that off with Apple’s new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. One of the reasons the carrier decided to sign on with Apple was because they were tired of losing subscribers to their rivals, such as KDDI and Softbank who offered the iPhone way before NTT DOCOMO did. Unfortunately it seems […]

NTT docomo Shows Off A Range Of Working Smart Glass Concepts
[CEATEC 2013] To say that smart glasses might not end up as the next big thing would be an understatement. After all, there has been plenty of interest surrounding Google Glass in the past, and the folks over at NTT docomo certainly has no intention of missing out on the boat. We managed to get hold of a few smart glasses at the NTT docomo booth today, where the first […]

NTT DOCOMO To Offer iPhones Starting This Fall
In Japan, only two carriers offer the iPhone, and they are KDDI and SoftBank. NTT DOCOMO, while being Japan’s largest carrier, has held off from offering the iPhone officially, at least until now where Yahoo Japan has reported that the carrier has finally signed a deal with Apple to sell the iPhone on its network, with the first iPhones expected to arrive this fall, presumably that of the iPhone 5S […]

NTT DOCOMO Reported To Officially Sell The iPhone On Their Network This Year
While NTT DOCOMO might be Japan’s largest carrier, if there’s one thing that they do not have that their competitors do, is Apple’s iPhone, and because of that there have been reports that they are losing subscribers to the competition. Last we heard despite the carrier bleeding subscribers, they weren’t too eager to get the iPhone on their network due to the string of conditions that comes with it, but […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Dropped By Japan's NTT DOCOMO Due To Poor Sales
Japan’s NTT DOCOMO is currently said to be losing subscribers due to them not offering the iPhone in an official capacity, and recent reports have suggested that the carrier is not too eager to bring the phone onto their network due to the conditions that Apple typically asks of its carrier partners. However it seems that not only does the carrier not offer the iPhone, it seems that they will […]

NTT DoCoMo Not Overly Eager To Get The iPhone On Their Network
With the iPhone being so popular, we would expect that many carriers around the world are scrambling for the privilege to offer it as part of its portfolio which would undoubtedly attract many customers to their networks. While it did take a few years and a few generations of iPhones to pass before all four major carriers in the US finally offer the device on contract, over in Japan it […]

New Xperia Models Hitting Japan This May 15
We do know that Nokia will most probably reveal their upcoming flagship device, the Nokia Lumia 928, sometime later next week (May 14 is the speculated date by many), but does this mean other handset manufacturers and carriers will just sit down there and do nothing? Not quite, as Japanese operator NTT DoCoMo intends to hold their summer showcase a day after that, where a slew of new products will […]

NEC Medias W N-05E Hits Japan
NTT DoCoMo, one of the major carriers over in Japan, has just introduced their range of handsets that is set to color this spring, and the NEC Medias W N-05E is one of the more notable devices that would certainly be pleasing to the eye. This is not the first time that the NEC Medias W N-05E managed to garner the attention of the masses, as it appeared as a […]

NTT DoCoMo Wants The iPhone - Willing To Negotiate With Apple
Back in December 2012, Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo reported that they had experienced the biggest loss in subscribers in the month of November, and they blamed the iPhone for it. For those unaware, NTT DoCoMo does not offer the iPhone on its network unlike its competitors KDDI and Softbank. Now it seems that the carrier is hoping to make up for that loss and has announced that they would be […]

NTT DoCoMo blames iPhone 5 for loss of subscribers
Despite how some might feel about Apple’s iPhone, it’s still a pretty hot product and having it on your network would most certainly give customers a reason to sign up with you. Apparently that has been the case over in the Japan as Japanese carrier, NTT DoCoMo, has blamed the iPhone for the loss of some of its customers, whereby they have reportedly lost about 40,800 subscribers to its network […]

NTT DoCoMo seems to think we can expect multiple Nexus handsets from Samsung, LG and Sony
Yesterday we reported on the leaked specs belonging to the alleged Samsung GT-I9260, which is supposedly the next-gen Nexus. Safe to say the specs were somewhat underwhelming given the phones we’ve seen this year, and certainly was not expected from a Nexus handset. Well as it turns out, it seems that Samsung might not be the only player in the market and according to AndroidNoodles, Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo is […]