Latest Telecoms News about Japan

NEC contributes to NTT DoCoMo's LTE-A Service at the top of Mt. Fuji

  NEC says that it has delivered its microwave communications system to support NTT DoCoMo's launch of LTE-A service at the top of Mt. Fuji, Japan's tallest mountain....

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Fitch Revises Outlook on Sony to Positive

  However, Fitch warned that Sony's profitability, will remain fragile due to its exposure to the weak consumer electronics segment....

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Ericsson collaborates with Softbank on 5G trials in Tokyo

  Ericsson is extending its long-term partnership with SoftBank, by adding joint field trials of 5G technology in Tokyo....

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ZTE signs joint Pre5G R&D MOU with SoftBank

  ZTE says that it has signed a deal with Japan's SoftBank to collaborate on research and development on pre-5G networks technology....

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Huawei and SoftBank Sign MoU to Launch Joint TDD+ R&D Program

  Huawei and SoftBank have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in verification testing, technological evaluation, and R&D of TDD+, a 4.5G mobile communications technology...

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Smartphones, Savvy Consumers and Innovative Offerings Boost Japan's Telematics Market

  For the last seven to eight years, the Japanese automotive telematics market has struggled to increase its subscriber base at a more rapid pace compared to Western markets....

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Key to quick battery charging time

  Researchers have discovered the structure and transport properties of the \"intermediate state\" in lithium-ion batteries - key to understanding the mechanisms of charge and discharge in rechargeable batteries. ...

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Apple Targets Elderly for Next iPad Customers

  Japan Post Group, IBM and Apple have announced an initiative aimed at improving the quality of life for millions of Japanese senior citizens....

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Japan's Mobile Operators Gear Up for 3.5GHz Rollouts

  The mobile infrastructure market in Japan fell 19 percent year-over-year in 2014, to $4.1 billion, as 3G investments in the region stalled, ...

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NTT DoCoMo, Nokia Networks showcase high-speed data transmission in 5G

  Japan's NTT DoCoMo has partnered with Nokia Networks to explore and harness the potential of Nokia Networks mmWave technology in the 70 GHz spectrum band....

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