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NTT DOCOMO to Set up Test Lab in Guam for 5G Verifications in 2019
Nov 30, 2018 10:16 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will begin operating DOCOMO 5G Open LabTM GUAM as a 5G technology verification center in Guam next spring. The official opening date will be announced later.
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DOCOMO and Toyota Conduct Successful Remote Control of T-HR3 Humanoid Robot Using 5G
Nov 30, 2018 10:08 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. and Toyota Motor Corporation have successfully controlled the Toyota-developed T-HR3 humanoid robot in trials using fifth-generation mobile communications (5G) under a test environment with control from a remote location (a distance of approximately 10 kilometers) using 5G in an area between two points.
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DOCOMO and Rohde & Schwarz Cooperate in Pioneering Beyond 5G with Frequency Bands up to 150 GHz
Nov 27, 2018 11:34 JST
NTT DOCOMO INC. and Rohde & Schwarz have joined forces to set up the world's first ultra-wideband channel sounder for mobile communications exceeding 100 GHz.
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DOCOMO's "WOW! NINJA in SHIBUYA" Video Now Available Online
Nov 23, 2018 12:44 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has released the WOW! NINJA in SHIBUYA video to promote the company's new WOW! JAPAN website, where inbound tourists to Japan can find diverse information about Japanese culture, sightseeing and travel experiences.
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Mitsubishi Electric and NTT DOCOMO Achieve World's First 27Gbps Throughput in 5G Outdoor Trials
Nov 23, 2018 07:32 JST
The demonstration was conducted during joint outdoor field trials using 28GHz-band massive-element antenna systems and 16-beam spatial-multiplexing technology with 500MHz bandwidth.
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DOCOMO Launches "DOCOMO Asia IoT Program" to Further Expand IoT Market in the Region
Nov 01, 2018 16:53 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that on October 25 it launched the "DOCOMO Asia IoT Program" (AIP), aiming to foster collaboration among IoT providers and expand the IoT market across the Asia region.
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NTT DOCOMO Launches IoT-driven Temperature-Monitoring Service in USA
Oct 23, 2018 08:05 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. and NTT DOCOMO USA, Inc. announced today the immediate launch of an IoT-driven temperature- and humidity-monitoring service for industrial refrigerators and freezers in the United States.
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DOCOMO Adds "docomo Wi-Fi" to Prepaid SIM Service for Travelers to Japan
Oct 09, 2018 16:18 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that it has added Wi-Fi functionality to its Japan Welcome SIM prepaid SIM card service to provide travelers to Japan with fast and easy access to "docomo Wi-Fi" hotspots nationwide without any complicated set-up.
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NTT DOCOMO Develops Handy Product-recognition App for Foreigners in Japan
Sep 26, 2018 14:09 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. has developed a handy smartphone app that will enable foreigners in Japan who have special restrictions to determine the detailed contents of Japanese-labeled food products simply by photographing the products with their smartphones.
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NTT DOCOMO to Trial Innovative New Pest Monitoring Solution
Sep 06, 2018 16:09 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. plans to commence trials of a new greenhouse pest monitoring device which uses an ultra low-power battery operated wireless HD camera in conjunction with image recognition functionality based on DOCOMO's AI technology.
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DOCOMO to Provide Prepaid SIM Cards at Tokyo 2020 World Press Briefing
Sep 04, 2018 16:08 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. will offer Japan Welcome SIMTM cards -- prepaid SIM cards for overseas visitors to Japan -- to all press and media representatives attending the World Press Briefing1 of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, which will take place in Tokyo from September 4 to 7.
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DOCOMO to Test IoT-Based Video Capture Leveraging Edge Computing
Aug 30, 2018 21:31 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) it has commenced a proof-of-concept (PoC) aimed at realizing a new video IoT solution that will enable the interpretation and analysis of video data sourced from surveillance cameras using edge computing.
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NTT DOCOMO Named a Tournament Supplier of Rugby World Cup 2019T
Aug 23, 2018 16:35 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has entered into an agreement to serve as a Tournament Supplier (Telecommunication category) of Rugby World Cup 2019 (RWC 2019), which will be held in Japan from September 20 to November 2, 2019.
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NTT DOCOMO Ventures Invests in PARONYM Interactive Video Technology Firm
Jul 25, 2018 14:27 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it invested in PARONYM, INC., a startup developer of TIG, a next-generation interactive video technology, on July 6.
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NTT DOCOMO: Success with 5G Communications using 'Vehicle Glass Mounted Antenna' for 5G Connected Car
Jul 25, 2018 12:00 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. and AGC Inc. achieved the world's first1 8 Gbps 5G communications with a fast-moving vehicle equipped with "vehicle glass mounted antennas" (On-Glass Antennas) in a field trial conducted in conjunction with Ericsson Japan.
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DOCOMO, Evernote, Marubeni Software & Technology (Thailand) to Offer Evernote Business in Thailand
Jul 19, 2018 15:15 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC., Evernote Corporation and Marubeni Software & Technology (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (MSTT), a subsidiary of Marubeni IT Solutions Inc., announced today that they have jointly entered into the first distributor agreement in southeast Asia for Evernote's cloud business service, Evernote Business.
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DOCOMO Develops World's First 360-degree 8K VR Live Video Streaming and Viewing System
Jul 05, 2018 18:08 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has developed what is believed to be the world's first 8K virtual reality (VR) live video streaming and viewing system for showing live events in 360degrees 8K VR video.
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DOCOMO to Offer Cloud-based Call/Dispatch Solution for Regional Taxi Services
Jun 29, 2018 14:08 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will offer a call-center and taxi-dispatch cloud system that regional taxi operators can use jointly for streamlined operations leading to greater efficiency and reduced costs.
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NTT DOCOMO: O-RAN Founding & Board Meeting Held
Jun 28, 2018 20:11 JST
AT&T, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, NTT DOCOMO, and Orange jointly announced today that O-RAN, originally co-founded by AT&T, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, NTT DOCOMO and Orange, has held its first O-RAN Board meeting during MWC Shanghai 2018.
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China Mobile and NTT DOCOMO to Launch World's First IoT Multi-vendor eSIM Solution
Jun 26, 2018 13:26 JST
China Mobile and NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that on July 2 they will launch an eSIM solution to enable cross-vendor SIM profile switching from DOCOMO to China Mobile.
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DOCOMO to Launch Global IoT Solution "Globiot" to Assist Corporate Customers with Global Connectivity and Related Operational Support and Consulting
Jun 26, 2018 13:04 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will launch its global IoT solution, named "Globiot", to provide global connectivity and related operational support and consulting to Japanese enterprises with global IoT operations on July 2.
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DOCOMO Adds Amateur Sports Site to dmenu "Sports"
Jun 20, 2018 14:36 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has launched "Amateur Sports Site Powered by Player!" within its dmenu "Sports" portal to provide scores and news on amateur sports fixtures, expanding mobile access by DOCOMO customers to an unrivaled range of sports entertainment.
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DOCOMO Develops Population Flow Statistics as Transportation Big Data
Jun 18, 2018 15:59 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has successfully developed population flow statistics for analyzing population mobility based on operational data from the company's nationwide mobile network in Japan.
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Mobile Industry Works Together to Deliver Complete 5G System Standard on Time
Jun 14, 2018 16:42 JST
After the release of the 5G NR specifications for non-standalone (NSA) operation in December 2017, another essential step of standardization of 5G has been successfully completed.
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DOCOMO Joins Data Science Affiliates Program of Leading U.S. University
Jun 08, 2018 16:28 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. today announced that it has joined the corporate affiliate program of the Stanford Data Science Initiative (SDSI).
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DOCOMO and NEC Achieve 5G Communication with Multiple Mobile Terminals
Jun 01, 2018 14:07 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. today announced that together with NEC Corporation they have succeeded in what is believed to be the world's first fifth-generation (5G) transmission of a 4.5GHz signal using beamforming and inter-base station coordination to reduce interference for 5.5 Gbps throughput to eight mobile terminals.
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NTT DOCOMO and Huawei Prove IAB's Value in 5G Test Using 39 GHz Band
May 22, 2018 14:07 JST
Huawei and NTT DOCOMO, INC. marked another milestone in their joint 5G trials by completing a successful trial of Integrated Access Backhaul (IAB) technology using the 39GHz millimeter wave (mmWave) band.
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DOCOMO Achieves World's First 5G Wireless Data Transmission in Ultra-high-mobility Environment Exceeding 300 km/h
May 09, 2018 15:44 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that together with NEC Corporation and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) it has achieved what is believed to be the world's first successful 28 GHz wireless data transmission between a 5G base station and a 5G mobile station in 5G field trials using a car moving at 305 km/h.
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DOCOMO Applauds xRAN Forum's Open Fronthaul Specification
Apr 20, 2018 17:09 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it welcomes the xRAN Forum's release of the xRAN Fronthaul Specification which sets the foundation for next-generation open radio access network (RAN) architecture on April 12, US time.
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