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2013-02-22 08:20:06

- Successful Connection Through ORI Global Standard Interface - Tokyo, Feb 22, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan's leading mobile operator and provider of integrated services centered on mobility, announced today that it has successfully connected an active antenna, a device expected to be widely used in LTE and LTE-Advanced base stations around the world, to a commercially operational LTE base station in an experiment. The antenna, jointly developed...

2013-02-21 12:20:02

Tokyo, Feb 21, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan's leading mobile operator and provider of integrated services centered on mobility, announced today it will begin developing high-capacity base stations built with advanced C-RAN architecture for DOCOMO's coming next-generation LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) mobile system. The new architecture will enable quick, efficient deployment of base stations, especially in high-traffic areas such as train stations and large commercial facilities,...

2013-02-20 04:20:11

- Dr. Yoshihisa Okumura Becomes First Japanese Scholar to Receive Charles Stark Draper Prize - Tokyo, Feb 20, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) and NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that Dr. Yoshihisa Okumura, a former leader of the mobile radio laboratory at then Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation (NTT Public Corporation) and currently professor emeritus at Kanazawa Institute of Technology, became the first...

2013-02-20 04:20:03

Tokyo, Feb 20, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan's leading mobile operator and provider of integrated services centered on mobility, announced today that it is conducting a field trial of a new online-to-offline (O2O) shop-discovery and check-in platform called "Shoppulatto." The half-year trial began today mainly in metropolitan Tokyo.The platform for brick-and-mortar stores sends promotional information to smartphones installed with a dedicated app. Information is only sent...

2013-02-19 08:20:03

Tokyo, Feb 19, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan's leading mobile operator and provider of integrated services centered on mobility, announced today that it has developed Japan's first base station antenna that supports five frequency bands, including the newly allocated 700MHz band for LTE mobile telecommunications.The company will soon begin installing 700MHz-compatible base stations in preparation for the new spectrum, which will become available for use in commercial LTE...

2013-02-19 08:20:01

Tokyo, Feb 19, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan's leading mobile operator and provider of integrated services centered on mobility, announced today that subscribers to Xi(TM) (pronounced "crossy"), the company's extra-high-speed LTE mobile service offering a maximum downlink of 100 Mbps, surpassed ten million on February 18.Subscriptions to Xi have been growing rapidly since its launch as one of the world's first commercial LTE services on December 24, 2010. Subscribers...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.