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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...

2011-03-31 02:28:00

TOKYO, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the impact of the Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake that occurred on March 11, 2011, some of NTT Group's services, including fixed-line and mobile communication services, remain unavailable, particularly in the Tohoku region. The entire group is currently devoting its efforts towards restoration, and we apologize for any inconveniences caused. After the earthquake, facilities were damaged and commercial power supply was disrupted at exchange...

2011-03-28 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atmel® Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, today announced that Fujitsu has selected the Atmel maXTouch(TM) solution to power the touchscreen for docomo's REGZA Phone T-01C touchscreen. Based on the Android platform, the new REGZA phone T-01C is developed by Fujitsu and sold exclusively by Japan-based NTT docomo. Fujitsu selected the Atmel mXT224 touch controller because of its...

2011-03-24 08:39:00

TOKYO, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a result of NTT Group's full-scale, round-the-clock recovery efforts, NTT Group companies have been steadily restoring services centered in the Tohoku region that were disrupted by the March 11, 2011 Tohoku - Pacific Ocean Earthquake in Japan. The efforts have included establishment of Disaster Countermeasures Office in accordance with disaster prevention operation plans based on the Basic Act on Disaster Control Measures. The current status of...

2011-03-22 07:01:00

TOKYO, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced on March 22 that it is steadily restoring communications services, although some still remain disrupted following the powerful earthquake that hit the Tohoku region of Japan on Friday, March 11. Some 12,500 lines for IP-VPN and e-VLAN services have been recovered out of the 15,000 that were rendered temporally unavailable in Tohoku during peak disruption. A major impact on international communication services...

2011-03-14 05:16:00

TOKYO, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced on March 14 that some of its services have been disrupted by the powerful earthquake that hit the Tohoku and Kanto regions of Japan on Friday, March 11. Enterprise IP-VPN and e-VLAN services have been partially unavailable in the Tohoku region. The company is making every effort to fully restore these services. Submarine cables connecting Japan with the United States and other parts of Asia have been partially...

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...

2011-03-03 13:15:00

Japanese researchers said on Thursday that they have developed a human-shaped mobile phone with a skin-like outer layer that allows users to feel closer to those on the other end. "The mobile phone may feel like the person you are talking to," the Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR) said in a press release, describing the gadget as a "revolutionary telecom medium". Osaka University collaborated on the project with mobile telephone operator NTT DoCoMo and other...

2011-03-02 00:00:00

TOKYO, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced on March 2 that it will open its branch office under its subsidiary NTT Europe Ltd. in Warsaw, Poland in March - the exact opening date to be announced - following in Dubai, UAE on February 16. The NTT Communications Dubai representative office (established December 2006) and the Warsaw representative office (established April 2007) will transfer their businesses to NTT Europe Ltd. UAE and NTT Europe Ltd. Poland,...

2011-02-28 08:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J. and HYDERABAD, India, Feb. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelligroup, an NTT DATA company, today announced that their accelerated solution for the Poultry and Livestock Industry, Poultry360 has been qualified as an SAP Business All-in-One Partner solution. SAP Business All-in-One, is a comprehensive, proven solution with preconfigured, industry-specific business processes to enable predictable and affordable implementations and Intelligroup has further added and modified the...

Word of the Day
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  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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