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2011-08-10 04:35:01

- New compact and stylish Xperia model with enriched entertainment functions - Tokyo, Aug 10, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today the launch of its Xperia(TM) ray SO-03C smartphone. Manufactured by Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, the new Xperia model boasts a thin, lightweight aluminum body that is just 53 mm wide.Representing the latest in intelligent mobile communications and entertainment, the Xperia ray SO-03C is powered by a fast 1GHz...

2011-08-10 04:35:01

Tokyo, Aug 10, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has acquired an approximately 25% stake in Vietnam's largest mobile content provider, VMG Media Joint Stock Company (VMG), which owns a market share of roughly 25% in the country. The stock purchase, worth approximately 370 billion Vietnam Dong or about 1.4 billion Japanese yen*1, represents NTT DOCOMO's first investment in Vietnam.VMG offers both content and content platforms. With its investment, DOCOMO will...

2011-05-24 04:35:01

Tokyo, May 24, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that two recently completed research projects conducted jointly with Japanese universities have demonstrated that mobile spatial statistics, or population statistics compiled from data used to provide mobile services, can provide useful information for planning disaster-prevention measures and urban development. If specific, practical applications are developed, it is envisioned that national and local governments will be...

2011-05-20 04:35:01

Tokyo, May 20, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. today announced that it has developed a prototype power amplifier for six frequency bands between 1.5 GHz and 2.5 GHz in a form factor smaller than multiple single-band power amplifiers conventionally used to provide the same function.The amplifier's compact size and six-band versatility, which eliminates the need for sets of single-band power amplifiers, will enable other components to use space normally occupied by the single-band...

2011-05-16 00:35:01

- Including biggest and most diverse lineup of smartphones - Tokyo, May 16, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today its 2011 summer lineup of 24 new mobile devices for launch on or after May 20, including nine smartphones, the largest and most diverse collection of smartphones ever released by DOCOMO, plus a wide variety of feature phones compatible with DOCOMO's i-mode(TM) mobile Internet platform, as well as mobile Wi-Fi(R) routers for DOCOMO's...

2011-05-13 12:35:02

Tokyo, May 13, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has signed an option agreement with JG Summit Holdings, Inc. (JG SUMMIT) to trade about 2% of the total issued and outstanding shares of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), worth an estimated about 263 million U.S. dollars or about 21.6 billion Japanese yen as of April 28, 2011.The option to acquire the additional shares from JG SUMMIT must be exercised within 30 days of the shares being listed with...

2011-05-13 12:35:01

Tokyo, May 13, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. today announced that it has reached an agreement with Twitter, Inc. under which DOCOMO will leverage its mobile expertise, with support from Twitter, to develop innovative applications and services incorporating Twitter(TM) features for DOCOMO feature phones and smartphones.One of the envisioned services will bring richer search results to DOCOMO customers. Real-time Tweets(TM) and other Twitter content will be added to the search...

2011-04-25 04:35:01

Will offer cross-device platform both in Japan and overseas Tokyo, Apr 25, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. and DeNA Co., Ltd. announced today a business alliance to offer an enhanced mobile-based social-gaming platform in Japan and overseas, aiming to tap into the rapid growth of social gaming worldwide.From May, Mobage, DeNA's highly popular social networking platform centered on gaming, will be directly linked to DOCOMO's i-mode(TM) mobile Web portal for...

2011-03-11 04:35:01

- Also will provide SIM cards and micro SIM cards - Tokyo, Mar 11, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that customers may request to have the SIM lock capability removed in principle from any DOCOMO wireless device newly marketed on or after April 1, 2011.The decision reflects DOCOMO's desire to meet the needs of customers who want to use unlocked wireless devices on other operators' mobile networks by simply switching SIM cards, such as using...

2011-03-04 00:35:01

Tokyo, Mar 3, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced that it has been awarded with Germany's universal design award 2011, for its mobile phone application that provides educational and social support for children with special needs, including those with learning disabilities and autism.The universal design award is an international design prize awarded by the Germany-based universal design association (universal design e.V.) and its business affiliate, universal design Ltd....


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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