Press & Newspapers . Online Technology News by DIRECTWAY
The Technology News portal
Japan . DIRECTWAY Technology Press Review

Asia. China. India. Indonesia. Japan. Korea. Malaysia. Singapore. Thailand.


World's cutest smartphone robot can be yours for a hefty price tag
RoBoHoN is adorable, can recognise your face, read your messages aloud, wake you up and announce phone calls, but is probably out of your price range The cutest robo-smartphone ever made is hitting shelves in Japan next month - but is it cute enough to drop almost £1,300? RoBoHoN (which (...)
[The Guardian]

Foxconn finalises Sharp takeover
Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn says it has agreed a deal to take over struggling Japanese electronics company Sharp.
[BBC News]

NTT Data agrees $3bn deal for Dell's IT service operations
The deal is intended to increase the Japanese company’s presence in North America Japan’s NTT Data has agreed to buy Dell’s IT consulting division for more than $3bn (£2.1bn) to expand in North America and bolster its services business. Related: The mobile makers are coming for the PC market and (...)
[The Guardian]

Japan's NTT to buy Dell unit for $3bn
Japan's NTT Data is buying Dell's technology services business for more than $3bn (£2.1bn) in an attempt to further expand its business in North America.

Games reviews roundup: Hitman; Mega Man Legacy Collection; Ishi-Sengoku-Den: Sadame
Hitman’s bite-sized assassinations will keep you coming back for more, Mega Man cements his legacy with an unmissable collection, but Sadame spreads its action too thinly over feudal Japan PS4, Xbox One, PC, Square Enix, cert: 18 ★★★★ Continue (...)
[The Guardian]

Japan gets first Nintendo mobile game
Nintendo releases its highly-anticipated debut smartphone game, Miitomo, in Japan.
[BBC News]

Nintendo's first smartphone app is a social surprise
Nintendo's first smartphone app -- Miitomo -- launched Thursday in Japan, and will soon debut in other markets. It's distinctly social, and at first glance, may seem like a bizarre turn for a company known for games.
[CNN Money]

Sony's PlayStation VR to release in October
Sony's new virtual reality headset, the PlayStation VR, will be released in October in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia.
[CNN Money] : news portal | Copyright © DIRECTWAY