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 ...

High-speed 5G game integration in spotlight at Tokyo Game Show

Business / Tech Sep 12, 2019

High-speed 5G game integration in spotlight at Tokyo Game Show

The Tokyo Game Show opened on Thursday with the spotlight on how game-makers will take advantage of ultrahigh speed 5G mobile data networks ahead of the technology's commercial rollout in Japan in 2020. Game-makers, related network developers, and esports promoters cite their sector as one ...

World / Crime & Legal Sep 4, 2019

Researchers warn of 'phishing' texts attacking smartphones

Cybersecurity researchers warned Wednesday of malicious software in text messages pretending to be from telecom carriers, opening a door for hackers to attack Android smartphones. A report released by Check Point described a "new class of phishing attacks" that, when successful, can let hackers steal ...