WW-149 -- Virtual Wallet Services The end of the cash era?

Despite the efforts of credit card companies, the majority of payments in Japan are still made in cash. Japanese love cash. Major players like Sony, Japan Railways East (JR East), the am/pm convenience store chain, and mobile carriers have launched a huge initiative to push virtual wallets on mobile phones. Can the combination of mobile and smart card technology change the way Japanese make payments?

WW-148 -- DoCoMo Introduces New Generation of 3G Handsets With Cool Services

NTT DoCoMo announced their new generation of W-CDMA handsets, the FOMA 902i-series, to be introduced this winter. DoCoMo's handset partners--NEC, Panasonic, Fujitsu, Sharp, Mitsubishi and SonyEricsson--have embedded their latest gadgets in the 902i series.

WW-147 -- Smaller Japanese Wireless Technology Companies - Plenty of Innovation

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Issue No. 147
Wednesday September 28, 2005
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- Plenty of Innovation

WW-146 -- Broadband Keitai -- User Demographics, Rate Plans and Popular Contents

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Issue No. 146
Wednesday August 31, 2005
TOKYO

++ Viewpoint: Broadband Keitai -- User Demographics, Rate Plans and Popular Contents
1. KDDI's WIN Is a Winner
2. 3G Offers Enriched Content

WW-145 -- Wireless Hotspots? Tokyo's First Wireless Blanket Services Announced

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Friday August 5, 2005
TOKYO

++ Viewpoint: Wireless Hotspots? Tokyo's First Wireless Blanket Services Announced
1. Livedoor's Trial Blanket Coverage
2. Customers Will Benefit, But Will Providers Profit in the Long Term?

WW-144 -- Global Roaming: Using a non-Japanese Phone in Japan

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Wednesday July 20, 2005
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WW-143 -- Global Roaming: Using Japanese Phones Outside Japan

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Wednesday June 15, 2005
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WW-142 -- Is There a Place for Foreign Technology Companies in the Japanese Wireless Market?

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Wednesday June 1, 2005
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WW-141 -- Willcom's Fixed-Rate Plans: Headaches for Rival Carriers

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Sunday May 15, 2005
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WW-140 -- Fuel Cells for Mobile Phones From 2008

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