Articles By Kuriko Miyake

Japanese government to launch diamond chip project

Japanese government to launch diamond chip project

The Japanese government will start a joint research project with industry in fiscal year 2003 to develop diamond-based semiconductors, an...

December 31st, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
NTT, others start distributed computing test in Japan

NTT, others start distributed computing test in Japan

NTT Data Corp. launched a distributed computing trial in cooperation with IBM Corp., Intel Corp., Microsoft Corp. and Nippon Telegraph...

December 31st, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Hitachi, Mitsubishi finalize chip JV agreement

Hitachi, Mitsubishi finalize chip JV agreement

Hitachi Ltd. and Mitsubishi Electric Corp. finalized and signed last week an agreement to establish a joint venture semiconductor company...

December 29th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Removable hard disk group to show new device

Removable hard disk group to show new device

A consortium of companies developing a removable hard disk system for consumer use called iVDR (Information Versatile Disk for Removable...

December 25th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Sharp starts VoIP trial for Zaurus users

Sharp starts VoIP trial for Zaurus users

Sharp Corp. rolled out a trial VoIP (voice over Internet Protocol) service for users of its Zaurus PDA (personal digital...

December 19th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
NEC to slim further, move to global market with HP

NEC to slim further, move to global market with HP

NEC Corp. remains committed to its restructuring plan and will continue to spin off, merge or integrate business units as...

December 12th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
NTT develops solar-powered charger for cell phones

NTT develops solar-powered charger for cell phones

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. (NTT) has developed a prototype battery charger that is equipped with a solar panel to...

December 2nd, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
ISPs get IP phone numbers for voice services in Japan

ISPs get IP phone numbers for voice services in Japan

A telephone number starting with 050 now means IP (Internet Protocol) telephony in Japan.Japan's Ministry of Public Management Home Affairs,...

November 28th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
DoCoMo, others to study radio wave effects on people

DoCoMo, others to study radio wave effects on people

Four of Japan's major mobile phone companies with a total of over 70 million subscribers have reached an agreement that...

November 25th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Hitachi releases smallest flash memory card

Hitachi releases smallest flash memory card

Hitachi Ltd. unveiled Monday a small-sized multimedia card aimed at mobile devices such as digital still cameras and PDAs (personal...

November 24th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake