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Disney and Docomo introudces a new series of Android Smartphones in Japan

Docomo in collaboration with Disney have unveiled the first two smartphones in their “Disney Mobile on docomo” smartphone brand. “This is the F-08D, and like the P-05D, it features the magical world of Disney, but thi[...]
Disney and Docomo introudces a new series of Android Smartphones in Japan

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Dual-Core Waterproof “Triple High Speed” Smartphone with WiMAX – Fujitsu ARROWS Z ISW11F

The Arrows Z is the latest smartphone from Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications. It will be released on the AU network from late November 2011. “The concept behind this model is “Triple High Speed”. First of all, in [...]
Dual-Core Waterproof “Triple High Speed” Smartphone with WiMAX – Fujitsu ARROWS Z ISW11F

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Google to ‘supercharge’ Android with $12.5 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility

It’s Monday morning and we already have some major news coming from none other than Google with its next acquisition. According to a post on the Google blog by CEO and co-founderw Larry Page, the company is going to acquire Motor[...]
Google to ‘supercharge’ Android with $12.5 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility

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Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)

Disney Mobile, a Walt Disney Company-operated MVNO on SoftBank that launched in March 2008 (after its original incarnation on Sprint ceased operations three months earlier), just announced that its formerly clamshell-saturated handset [...]
Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)
Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)Disney Mobile Announces First Smartphone Sale Date (Kind of)

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IDC Japan Releases Japan Q3 Mobile Phone Report

The Japanese subsidiary of the IT marketing research company International Data Corporation released a report today announcing cell phone shipments in the third quarter in the domestic market. Mobile phone shipments increased 18.9 perc[...]
IDC Japan Releases Japan Q3 Mobile Phone Report

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Tanaka Takashi Officially Takes on Role as President, KDDI

KDDI’s Takashi Tanaka, 53, officially took the reigns of KDDI Corporation yesterday, after being named as Tadashi Onodera’s successor three months ago. Tanaka was Senior Managing Executive Officer at KDDI and former head of[...]
Tanaka Takashi Officially Takes on Role as President, KDDI

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Panasonic System Networks Updates Face Recognition Tech

If your camera displays little green squares around people’s faces and automatically adjusts its exposure and autofocus accordingly, chances are it uses Panasonic System Networks’ FaceU system to identify faces from other o[...]
Panasonic System Networks Updates Face Recognition Tech

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Concept Smartphone Saves Power with Dual-Mode Screen, Looks Amazing

It’s that time of day (or night, depending on where you are) to drool over conceptual phone designs again. The Second Life Mobile Phone Concept (which I’m sure has no relation to the game) is a transparent little thing with[...]
Concept Smartphone Saves Power with Dual-Mode Screen, Looks Amazing
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[Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket!

Sharp held a press conference for its new cell phones and mobile devices today at Tokyo Midtown, in Akasaka, Tokyo. The main presentation primarily introduced their five smartphones on the three cell carriers here in Japan, and their p[...]
[Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket!
[Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket![Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket![Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket![Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket![Hands On] Sharp’s 3D Smartphones, the Future is now in your pocket!

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Logitec Announces New BT Earphones

Logitec have announced new Bluetooth in-ear earphones, the LBT-HP04 series. The ear-things of these earphones are 1.2×1.5×2 cm (0.5×0.6×0.8 in) in size and weigh all of 13 grams (0.46 oz), making them really, really[...]
Logitec Announces New BT Earphones
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Docomo F-02C Featurephone from Fujitsu

Fujitsu’s second offering this winter to Docomo’s new model lineup is the F-02C in Docomo’s STYLE series, a waterproof clamshell cousin to the F-01C, with more emphasis on style and fashion than on high-end features. [...]
Docomo F-02C Featurephone from Fujitsu
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SoftBank Winter2010 & Spring2011 Press Conference – The Summary

SoftBank Mobile held a large-scale press conference at the Tokyo International Forum just south of Tokyo Station today, in a large three-story, 1,502-seat concert hall packed full of spectators and press. CEO Masayoshi Son opened with [...]
SoftBank Winter2010 & Spring2011 Press Conference – The Summary
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Man in Love with Phone Gets Stuck in Toilet

From Jiangsu Province, on the coast of China, comes news of a man who got stuck with his arm down a toilet bowl, trying to retrieve a cell phone that went in first. Emergency services tried to pull him out but ended up having to destro[...]
Man in Love with Phone Gets Stuck in Toilet

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Samsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one device

Samsung Electronics has just released the Samsung Ch@t322 mobile phone, which, as the name suggests, eases the management of a user’s social life. The Ch@t322, however, is not limited to play and can be used to help make work easier to[...]
Samsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one device
Samsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one deviceSamsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one deviceSamsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one deviceSamsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one deviceSamsung Ch@t 322 offers access to dual SIM cards and dual phone numbers on one device

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KDDI Announce New Cell Phones

KDDI, the company behind one of the three primary mobile phone carriers in Japan, announced twenty-two new handsets as its semiannual new phone lineup for autumn 2010 – spring 2011. Along with the three Android smartphones come f[...]
KDDI Announce New Cell Phones
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Korean Android Figurines

Android aficionados in Korea have the pleasure of owning a box of three figures in the likeness of Google’s green Android mascot, branded ANDROSKI. One is just a standing figurine with movable arms and a spinny upper head, which [...]
Korean Android Figurines
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Cell Subscribers to Get Signal in NYC Subway

AT&T and T-Mobile have signed agreements to allow their subscribers to access Transit Wireless’ underground cellular network in New York’s subway systems, Bloomberg reported Friday. I wrote about public wifi in a mini-[...]
Cell Subscribers to Get Signal in NYC Subway

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IS03: New KDDI au Android Smartphone

Sharp and KDDI announced the late-November availability of their new Android smartphone, the IS03, in a joint press conference held in Tokyo this morning. The IS03 will be the second Android smartphone in the IS series, and KDDI presid[...]
IS03: New KDDI au Android Smartphone
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T-Mobile welcome 3 more LG phones on its Network

Exclusively available on T-Mobile US so far, our trio of new LG phones, including the dLite, Sentio and GS170 comes in different flavors with the support of 3G for both the dLite and Sentio, as well as a both featuring a touchscreen (3[...]
T-Mobile welcome 3 more LG phones on its Network
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How about Breaking the Monotony with a Starfish GSM triband camera Phone?

Looking rather like a nice miniature toy, our starfish is brilliantly decorated with diamond inlay and features a 1.8 inch TFT (256K color) QVGA (240 x 320 p) screen, 1MB internal memory with memory extension card up to 2 GB, supports [...]
How about Breaking the Monotony with a Starfish GSM triband camera Phone?
How about Breaking the Monotony with a Starfish GSM triband camera Phone?

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Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend

Unfortunately ONLY compatible with a limited number of Japanese handset and excluding iPhone, Windows Mobile and Android devices by default, the new GH-BTK-31LK is a compact LED (20x20x85mm) powered by a AA battery not only save your a[...]
Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend
Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend

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Samsung confirms the i550 GPS phone

Samsung has officially unveiled its new i550 GPS phone, which besides its built-in GPS receiver, the cell phone sports a 3.2-megapixel camera and both flash and auto focus. The phone is also able to support EDGE and UMTS/HSDPA. It also[...]
Samsung confirms the i550 GPS phone

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