The battle for thinnest smartphone on the planet gets another combatant with Fujitu's Arrows ES IS12F.
KDDI and Kyocera are developing haptic touch screens that can make it feel like you're pushing buttons on a keyboard.
Cloud computing pioneer notched a big win with Japanese telecom adopting its AppLogic platform. The big question is whether Japanese IT shops will use the cloud.
NTT Docomo, which began offering the iPhone for the first time last fall, is seeing mostly positive results so far in Japan, where the iPhone has been red hot.
The likely introduction of the iPhone 5S and/or 5C by NTT DoCoMo is a hot topic in Japan.
Japan carriers are offering some iPhone 5S handsets for free with a two-year contract.
The scarcity of Apple's new high-end handset is wreaking havoc on NTT DoCoMo as subscribers flee.
Japanese mobile phone suppliers are in trouble as the iPhone becomes NTT DoCoMo's biggest single product, Nikkei reports.
As the iPhone and iPad gain in popularity in Japan, the company's image is on the rise too, says Nikkei Research.
Japanese carrier NTT Docomo is in talks with Apple about selling the iPhone 5S, a Docomo executive told a Japanese business daily.