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2008-11-19 13:37:16

The Nikkei business daily reported on Wednesday that Japan's NTT DoCoMo Inc and South Korean partner KTF Co are jointly developing a smartphone using Google software to be launched next year. Japan's top mobile phone operator, DoCoMo, has been eyeing a launch for 2009 as part of a global alliance to develop phones based on Google's Android platform. Both DoCoMo and KTF have been jointly procuring handsets to cut costs. Smartphones have been gaining popularity in Japan ever since the July...

2008-07-25 09:00:34

South Korea's leading mobile carrier loses profits in second quarter SEOUL, July 24 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's leading mobile carrier SK Telecom Co. said Thursday its earnings in the second quarter fell 26 percent from a year earlier. As costs on marketing soared, SK's net income decreased to 298 billion won (295.34 million U.S. dollars) in the April-June period, down by 105 billion won from a year ago, SK said in a regulatory filing. Sales gained 3.12 percent to 2.93 trillion won in...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.