KDDI and Facebook to jointly develop 5G services in Japan

Business / Tech Nov 26, 2019

KDDI and Facebook to jointly develop 5G services in Japan

KDDI Corp. and social media giant Facebook Inc. will jointly develop services to be provided through a 5G network in Japan, according to informed sources. They aim to offer smartphone users a product sales system utilizing augmented reality by taking advantage of the massive data ...

Apple's 11 series handsets go on sale in iPhone-loving Japan

Business / Tech Sep 20, 2019

Apple's 11 series handsets go on sale in iPhone-loving Japan

Apple Inc. launched its iPhone 11 series in Japan on Friday amid increased competition from other major smartphone manufacturers, including those from China and South Korea. Japan is one of the most important markets for Apple. Its iPhone models were the best-selling handsets in the ...

NTT Docomo to scrap early termination fees for some users

Business Sep 17, 2019

NTT Docomo to scrap early termination fees for some users

Mobile phone carrier NTT Docomo Inc. said Tuesday that it will eliminate penalty fees for early termination of two-year contracts for certain users. Subscribers who pay their mobile phone fees with the carrier's "d card" credit card will be eligible for the free termination, while ...