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Apple SIM Now Available In Japan

Apple SIM, the SIM card that lets iPad users switch between participating carriers in different countries, has launched in Japan through a partnership with KDDI.

Ossia Raises $10M From KDDI And Others To Help Bring Wireless Power To Japan

Real, practical wireless power is still more fantasy than fact for most, but Ossia has a new strategic partner that could help accelerate its transition to wider availability and usefulness. Japan&#82

In A Bid To Enter The Japanese Market, Kids’ Tablet Maker Fuhu Raises $5M From Telecom KDDI

Japan's second largest cellular provider <a target="_blank" href="http://www.kddi.com">KDDI</a> just announced the first U.S. deal for its Open Innovation Fund — a $5 million investment in <a target

Twilio Signs First Big International Cloud Telephony Licensing Deal With Japan’s #2 Telecom KDDI

Breaking into Japan can be tough for foreign companies since it's culture favors credibility and certainty. So Twilio has just struck an alliance with Japan's well-respected KDDI telecom who will now

MoboTap Inks Deal With KDDI, Dolphin Browser To Be Preloaded On New Japanese Android Phones

<a href="http://www.mobotap.com">MoboTap</a>'s popular Dolphin Browser has racked up over 16 million downloads worldwide, but that hasn't stopped them from taking steps to expand internationally. T

Japan’s Top 3 Mobile Carriers Agree To Support Global NFC Standard

Japan, one of the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2008/08/09/japan%E2%80%99s-super-advanced-mobile-web-too-unique-to-serve-as-a-global-blueprint/">most advanced mobile nations</a> in the world, d

Japanese Telco KDDI Buys Content Delivery Network CDNetworks For $167 Million

Quite big news from Asia's web world today: Japanese telecommunications giant KDDI (US$40 billion revenue) announced [JP] it will buy an 85.5% stake in CDNetworks, the Korea-based content delivery net

Japan Gets 8 New Cell Phones: KDDI’s Entire Winter Line-Up

Japan’s second biggest carrier <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/kddi/">KDDI</a> took the <a href="http://www.kddi.com/corporate/news_release/2011/0926f/besshi.html">wraps off</a> [JP] a tota

Report: Japanese Mobile Carrier SoftBank To Lose iPhone Monopoly To KDDI

It happened in the US <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/02/02/verizon-iphone-review/">a few months ago</a>, and now something similar is about to happen in Japan, too: in one of Apple's bigges

Via Local Telco KDDI: Website Builder Jimdo Lands Deal With Google In Japan

It doesn't happen too often that a European web startup (or any foreign startup, for that matter) makes it in Japan, but <a href="http://www.jimdo.com/">Jimdo</a> is one of the very few examples of th

Fujitsu’s IS12T Windows Phone Mango Launched In Japan Today (Quick Hands-On)

Last month, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/fujitsu">Fujitsu</a> <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/18/fujitsu-windows-mango/">in</a> <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/26

Toshiba-Fujitsu IS12T: World’s First Windows Mango Cell Phone Up And Close (Video)

Two days ago, Toshiba-Fujtsu in Japan took the wraps of the IS12T, the world's first world’s first phone running Windows Phone 7.5 (aka <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/mango">Mango</a>). We

Official: Japan To Get The World’s First Windows Phone 7 Mango Handset In September

As the sun just starts to set here on the West Coast, we've got a bit of news straight from the other side of the globe: Fujitsu and KDDI (Japan's second largest wireless operator) have just confirmed

Mi-Look: Cell Phone For The Elderly, Pedometer And Mobile Alarm System In One

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/kyocera/">Kyocera</a> did what a clever cell phone manufacturer whose home market has the oldest society in the world (over 20% of the Japanese people are 65 o

Report: Fujitsu To Launch World’s First Windows Mango Cell Phone In Japan Next Month

First, Fujitsu-Toshiba unveiled the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/05/16/loox-f-07c-fujitsus-symbianwindows-7-dual-boot-cell-phone-unveiled/">world's first Symbian/Windows 7 dual boot cell

Video: Smartphone Simulates Sensation Of Buttons On A Touchscreen

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/kddi-touch-haptic-620x469.png" /> Do you miss the feeling of pressing physical buttons when you touch icons or letters on a smartphone

Move Over iFund: DCM, Tencent, GREE, KDDI Launch $100M A-Fund

<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-296279" title="android-china-248" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/android-china-248.jpeg" alt="" width="248" height="300" /></a>We've all

Biblio Leaf: Japan's KDDI Specs, Prices And Rolls Out Its Kindle Competitor

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/biblio-Leaf-SP02--620x620.jpg" /> When Japan's second biggest mobile carrier <a href="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/tag/kddi">KDDI</a> ann

Video: KDDI Technology Improves HD Video Playback On Mobile Screens

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Picture-31-630x341.png" /> Japan's second biggest telecommunications company <a href="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/tag/kddi/">KDDI</a>

Video: Hands On With KDDI's Transparent X-Ray Cell Phone

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/xray.png" /> Last week, we reported about the <a href="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/2010/10/18/japans-kddi-rolls-out-new-smartphones-an
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