Japan’s answer to Amazon is building its own mobile network
Rakuten has applied for a license to become the country's fourth national carrier.
Sharp's smartphone robot gets a more 'affordable' WiFi version
RoBoHon is still just as cute.
Toyota allies with Intel to develop self-driving car ecosystem
Another day, another autonomous car partnership.
Emoji join Dali and van Gogh in New York's MoMA
The original 176 symbols were made for a Japanese carrier in 1999.
New phones let Japan's government secretly track its citizens
Five new handsets from NTT DoCoMo will let authorities find you without consent or notice.
Indycar driver tests smart shirt to track the perils of racing
Tony Kanaan wore the Hitoe smart shirt during the races between June and August 2015.
Japanese smartphone gets iris-scanning for mobile payments
The common objection to using your phone for purchases is that any sufficiently-motivated criminal...
Let this shape-shifting baton escort you around town
Don't you hate it when you have to constantly check your phone for map navigation, thus not able t...
NTT Docomo and Huawei want to augment LTE networks with WiFi spectrum
Love LTE data speeds, but fear the bane of network congestion? Researchers at NTT Docomo and Huawe...