Articles By Kuriko Miyake

Vodafone

Vodafone

Japan's Fair Trade Commission conducted a spot inspection Wednesday of Japan's third-largest mobile telecommunication carrier J-Phone Co. Ltd, which is...

November 21st, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Japanese government looks into open source systems

Japanese government looks into open source systems

As the Japanese government prepares to introduce more electronic government projects next year, it has started studying open-source operating systems,...

November 20th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
NEC to release desktop PC with 1GHz Crusoe chip

NEC to release desktop PC with 1GHz Crusoe chip

NEC Corp. will use Transmeta Corp.'s latest Crusoe processor in a new all-in-one desktop PC that it will roll out...

November 18th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Battle looms over successor standard to DVD

Battle looms over successor standard to DVD

Two competing technologies which enable more than 20G bytes of data to be stored on each side of an optical...

November 11th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Japan to test biometrics for airport check-in

Japan to test biometrics for airport check-in

Japan's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport plans to conduct a trial using contactless IC (integrated circuit) chips and biometrics...

November 7th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Hitachi joins push for CIM storage standard

Hitachi joins push for CIM storage standard

Hitachi Data System Corp. and its parent Hitachi Ltd. will join other storage vendors in the Storage Management Initiative (SMI)...

November 3rd, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Sharp displays CPU-on-glass LCD

Sharp displays CPU-on-glass LCD

Sharp Corp. and its partner Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co. Ltd. (SEL) unveiled Tuesday what the companies claim to be a...

October 24th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Sony debuts new Clie handhelds

Sony debuts new Clie handhelds

Sony Corp. unveiled two new versions of its Clie PDA (personal digital assistant) running Palm OS 5 on Wednesday.The PEG-NX60...

October 1st, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Sony, Philips to develop new networking technology

Sony, Philips to develop new networking technology

Japan's Sony Corp. and the Netherlands' Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV will jointly develop a new short-range radio-frequency communication technology, the...

September 9th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
Toshiba releases 1Gb flash memory

Toshiba releases 1Gb flash memory

Toshiba Corp. started shipping samples of 1Gb NAND-type flash memory chips on Monday. The chips were jointly developed with SanDisk...

September 8th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake