March 18, 2011

Picture - My office during power outage at 6:00 p.m. JST

Please see picture of my office in suburbs of Tokyo during planned power outage. PC is only plastic box, Screen is an useless board. Nothing to do without PC in our office. I felt insecure without light and PC, it's nature of modern or urban people, maybe....

March 13, 2011

Miyagi Pref. Police says " Death tall must be ten-thousnads"

Miyagi Prefectural Police Department reported they recovered 378 bodies in the prefecture, found about 200 dead body and are recovering them, and "death toll must be ten-thousands.

Source: Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc.

Fuji TV reports casualties and missing are 3,000 now.

Fuji TV reported at 7:00 p.m. JST that confirmed casualties and missing are more than 3,000.
Miyagi pref.'s officer said "death toll will be more than 10,000".

Pref.      Casualties  Missing
Miyagi           379      216
Iwate            335      303
Fukushima     206    1167
Aomori             3       -
Yamgata           1        -
Hokkaido          1        -

March 12, 2011

NHK TV news on Earthquake in English

NHK provides streaming news in English on the earthquake in Japan.
Click URL Bellow;

Casualties of Eeathquake and Tsunami in Japan

The total number of casualties (only confirmed) is 596 at 8:28 p.m. March 12 JST reported by Fuji TV.

Details is bellow;
Hokkaido  1
Aomori    3
Iwate   257
Miyagi  179
Fukushima 115
Ibaraki   16
Chiba    11
Tokyo     5

Ⅰ Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident by Earthquake in Japan

Japan's Government expands the evacuation area to within 20 Km radius of ⅠFukushima Nuclear Power Plant from 10 Km.

NISA, Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency, detected 1015 μSv/hour radiation at 15:29 p.m. around the nuclear power plant which is twice of safety criterion in Japan. Edano, the Chief Cabinet Secretary, said "the amount of radiation is within our expectation" and admitted explosion occurred in the plant at 15:36 p.m., however did not conclude explosion occurred in the reactor core.

The Chief Cabinet Secretary Edano

All captured pictures are from Fuji TV news.

The confirmed number of casualties and missing of the earthquake in Japan

The confirmed number of casualties and missing of the earthquake in Japan
by Fuji TV as of around 14:30 p.m. JST

          casualties  missing
Miyagi          129          4
Iwate           221       183
Fukushima    115       503
Aomori            2           2
Yamagata         1          -
Hokkaido          1          -
Total           469        690

How to watch the Japanese broadcaster's news on Tsunami in real time

Click URL bellow:
You will see Web page like this.

Click A or B.
A is NHK, the state-run broadcaster,
B is Fuji TV, the commercial broadcaster.

If you cannot watch TV news above, try U-steam, click URL bellow:

Another commercial broadcaster TBS starts live streaming via YouTube.
Click URL bellow to watch TBS news:

March 10, 2011

Daily News March 10, 2011

Nokia rises on commitment to long Symbian sales
Arcep hints at FT breakup plan, paper says
Telmex to split into two companies
Micromax cuts IPO size, now aims to raise $104m
comScore Reports January 2011 U.S. Mobile Subscriber Market Share
Iliad posts 4.3% rise in 2010 revenue
Five things the iPad 2 didn't get

March 9, 2011

Daily News March 9, 2011

Deutsche Telekom says all options open in US
French agree on low-income mobile call plan
India mobile subscribers topped 770m in January – TRAI
China Mobile to start commercial testing of TD-LTE in 2012
China Unicom: China's 3G Penetration to Exceed 10% in 2011
Opera launches the Opera Mobile Store, available in over 200 Countries
Facebook to offer movie rentals through Warner Bros
Mobile phone towers to be powered by solar energy: Minister
Sharp to Participate in e-Education Proof-of-Concept Trial in India

March 8, 2011

Daily News March 8, 2011

Nokia Sells Qt Commercial Accounts and Platform to Digia
China Mobile says mainland listing is biggest plan for 2011
Thailand’s ICT minister to propose fresh bids
An Update on Android Market Security
Seven firms shortlisted for Polkomtel
Qualcomm CFO: Chipset margins will decline as smartphone sales increase
Analyzing the world's 10 biggest handset makers in Q4

Smartphone shipments double in W Europe in Q4

comScore Reports January 2011 U.S. Mobile Subscriber Market Share

Exclusive: BlackBerry Messenger will launch on Android and iOS
Tablet Shipments to Rise to 242.3 Million Units by 2015

China Carriers to Double 4G Capital Expenditures in 2011 
Spending on LTE, though small at present, will slowly increase and take over
Total of Mobile Subscribers (Jan/11): 205.2 millions - Preliminary Data
Brazil has 20.1 million 3G mobile accesses, Jan 2011
Difference between Claro and TIM falls to 427 thousand mobile accesses in Jan/11

March 7, 2011

Daily News March 7, 2011

Sweden Awards 800Mhz Spectrum to Three Auction Winners

Hong Kong 3G auction rings in $240m
SmarTone, Hutch 850/900MHz operations get OFTA flying start
Apple's Jobs wants iPhone for China Mobile
Zain Full Year Revenues Up 7% - Profits Boosted by African Sale
RIM to find new marketing chief to revive its brand
Report: Apple asking labels for unlimited music downloads
Microsoft Tablet Could Be Delayed Until Late 2012
Brazil at heart of Google's Latin America strategy
A History of Building the Future, Windows Embedded Compact 7

March 4, 2011

Daily News March 4, 2011

Two huge mobile roaming hubs team up, Vodafone and BICS
Free Mobile and Orange sign a 2G roaming agreement and agree to extend this to 3G networks
Bharti clocks up half a million 3G subscribers
ICASA approves Cell C's application for additional spectrum
SARFT: CMMB Subscribers Reach 10 Mln
Who is Winning the U.S. Smartphone Battle?

March 3, 2011

Daily News March 3, 2011

Apple Launches iPad 2
All New Design is Thinner, Lighter & Faster with FaceTime, Smart Covers & 10 Hour Battery

Apple Sells 100 Millionth iPhone - Announces IPad 2
Apple Introduces iOS 4.3
Apple's Jobs puts on lively iPad 2 show
Apple expects shipments of 6-6.5 million iPads in 1Q11
Nokia to Open New Factory in Vietnam
Yahoo in talks on $8 billion Japan exit: sources
XOOM BOM totals US$359.92, says IHS iSuppli
Message from Didier Lombard - France Telecom

No LTE Upgrade for Rooted Motorola Xoom Tablets

Apple brings HDMI output to iPhone 4, iPad, iPad 2

March 2, 2011

Daily News March 2, 2011

Bouygues Group Press Release 2010
DT on the lookout for fibre rollout partners
MIIT Announces January 2011 Telecom Statistics
800MHz auction launched; finishing in two to ten working days
PLDT posts small rise in 2010 profit
Maxis posts results for 2010
KT and Samsung to Collaborate on Marketing New Green IT System
U.S. calls China's Baidu "notorious market"
NTT - Submission for Approval of Business Operation Plan
for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2012

March 1, 2011

Daily News March 1, 2011

Telecoms (China Mobile, DOCOMO) eye AIS mobile business
Deutsche Telekom to begin selling US mobile towers in Q2
Vivendi seen posting higher 2010 profit, SFR in focus
Groupon enters into China, teams with Tencent
Chinese 3G Subscriber Base Tops 50 Million
Vivo plans to invest $2.08bn in 2011
Apple's iPhone 5 Won't Be an LTE Smartphone - Analyst
Verizon Wireless Expected to Launch Windows Phone 7 Based Smartphone Next Month
Motorola Xoom™ with UMTS available for three months exclusively from Telekom
Vodafone Essar enjoys biggest gain from MNP
Telekom Malaysia growth fuelled by internet gains
Maxis Q4 net profit hits $200m on rising customer base
Motorola Mobility Intends to Launch Motorola XOOM™ with KDDI, Bringing a New Type of Tablet Experience to Japan