Category: mobile

Softbank Mobile 学割 student discount offers at 0 yen base charge

softbank mobile finally started offering student discount at zero yen for base charge with tiered pricing for packet usage (quite low compard with otherwise). Quite an audacious move. They are achieving No.1 position net increase over the past 9 months

Posted in au, ソフトバンク, docomo, gmail, google, Japan, mobile, mobile+gmail, pricing, softbank, SON-san

wifi “on the go” is not enough a conceptualization

Every morning at the Kikuna 菊名 station, where there is an ntt docomo wifi access point, I can not afford it because I am always busy commuting to the office. Every night at the same station, I try to get

Posted in スマートフォン, ソフトバンク, docomo, 自由が丘, FON, gmap, google map, Japan, jiyugaoka, jiyuugaoka, mobile, mymap, mzone, on the go, on+the+go, smart+phone, softbank, Tokyo, wifi, wireless, X01HT, yahoo

if you’d want to develop wifi, then m.nttdocomo.co.jp or something …

Docomo, If you’d want to develop wifi services i.e. mzone, you should have a mobile site namely m.nttdocomo.co.jp so that I can direct visit the site with my smartphone and can download application from there. just like m.shozu.com, m.flickr.com, m.twitter.com,

Posted in docomo, FON, mobile, mzone

wifi in the lobby (or, no one but me is wifiing around here.)

Thanks for NTT docomo mzone so comfortable here. it only costs 350 yen or usd 3 or so a month if you have subscription with docomo mobile. extremely cheap compared to US counterparts – what is it ? T-zone 30

Posted in 九十九, ツクモ, フォン, エキサイト, スマートフォン, ソフトバンク, docomo, excite, FON, FON+AP, gmap, google, Japan, mobile, mobile+gmail, mzone, on the go, on+the+go, ShoZu, skype, smart+phone, softbank, SON-san, Tokyo, tsukumo, Varsavsky, wifi, wireless, X01HT, yahoo

softbank mobile recorded No.1 net increase in May

softbank mobile recored No.1 net increase in May, originally uploaded by morikenstyle. Found this ad in the JR train a few days ago. Softbank mobile claims its No.1 net increase in May with aggressive pricing plans including WhitePlan ($10 base

Posted in au, ソフトバンク, docomo, Japan, mobile, pricing, softbank, SON-san, Tokyo

Shozu for X01HT

One of the things that are really annoying using smartphone photo is that you have to move files to PC before uploading to flickr. Today I’ve found the very useful tool called ShoZu that enables direct photo upload to flickr

Posted in au, スマートフォン, ソフトバンク, docomo, flickr, FON, Japan, mobile, mzone, on the go, on+the+go, ShoZu, smart+phone, softbank, Tokyo, X01HT, yahoo

mobile twitter on smart phone x01ht softbank japan by htc via fon

m.twitter.com more for on the go, smart phone, this is my x01ht softbank mobile made by htc, being connected via FON AP at home.

Posted in フォン, ソフトバンク, docomo, FON, htc, Japan, mobile, on the go, on+the+go, smart+phone, softbank, twitter, wifi, X01HT

Google Japan offers mobile gmail

Here is annoucement from Google Japan in Japanese, I could not figure out that when I first read this. But, according to Markezine (in Japanese), Google Japan now offers mobile Gmail; namely, Docomo, AU, and Softbank. Yes, Softbank, which is

Posted in au, ソフトバンク, docomo, gmail, google, mobile, mobile+gmail, softbank, yahoo

Commoditizing mobile phone industry (JP)

Softbank mobile’s Son-san reportedly annouced the new pricing program (note the article in Japanese, Nikkei, the content will disappear within a few months) for its mobile phone. Now he is going to offer JPY 980 (USD 8.3) for the basic

Posted in au, ソフトバンク, docomo, innovation, Japan, keitai, mobile, SON-san, yahoo

おつかれさまでした (Congratulations)

あまり話を聞いてなかったが、昼間のプレスリリースと同じ内容だったと思います。 おつかれさまでした。(English: Congratulations! Though I was not really listening to the presentation since the place was so crowded, I suppose what he talked about was more or less the same with the press release made during the day time on

Posted in くりらじ, 九十九, ミクシィ, ツクモ, テクノラティ, デジガレ, フォン, エキサイト, excite, FON, Japan, La+Fonera, mixi, mobile, mylo, skype, softbank, sony, technorati, Tokyo, tsukumo, wifi, wireless, X01HT, yahoo