Japanese Willcom Mobile Carrier Files for Bankruptcy Willcom is Japan's fourth largest mobile carrier offering the PHS (personal handyphone system). There are about 4m PHS subscribers using devices like the Sharp D4 MID (photo).
Reuters reports that Willcom filed for...
Feb 18 2010, 12:53am CST
Windows Mobile 6.5, Available October 6th If you are a fan of Windows Mobile, this is going to be a very good holiday season for you. Microsoft has just announced that WinMo 6.5 will be available starting October 6th. We are just five weeks away from launch day...
Sep 1 2009, 9:52am CDT
Best Japanese and Asian Shops to find unique Gizmos and Gifts Japanese gadget exporters have for years been a great source for unique gadget gifts. The makers of the famous Japanese notebook exporters Dynamism launched yesterday a new store called Gizmine.
We took this launch to...
Nov 26 2008, 6:32am CST
Willcom D4 aka Sharp WS016SH Review Sharp announced the Willcom D4, which was the first Intel Atom based MID in April.
Features of the Sharp Willcom D4 include 5 inch TFT screen, Intel Atom Z520 processor at 1.33GHz, 1GB RAM, 40GB HDD, Wifi, QWERTY...
Aug 12 2008, 8:08am CDT
Sharp Willcom 03 Windows Smartphone Sharp and Willcom introduce the Willcom 03 Windows smartphone in Japan.
The Sharp Willcom 03 has some interesting user interface gimmicks. Besides the slide out QWERY keyboard the Willcom 03 has split touchscreen. The...
May 26 2008, 7:16am CDT
Weekly Top 10: Psystar, Tag Heuer Phone, Armani LCD TV This week not Apple, but
Psystar with their
Mac Clone announcement dominated Apple related coverage.
Samsung partnered again with Armani to bring us fashionable expensive
Apr 20 2008, 11:00am CDT
Sharp WS011SH Advanced/W-ZERO3 [es] Windows Smartphone Sharp and Will COM introduce in Japan a new Windows smartphone called Advanced W-Zero3 [es] / Sharp WS011SH.
The Sharp WS0011SH runs Windows Mobile 6 and has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard and a 3 inch with a cool...
Jun 7 2007, 5:10am CDT
Sharp WS003SH Windows Mobile 5.0 QUERTY PocketPC Phone Japanese mobile provider Willcom announces the Sharp W-ZERO3 or WS003SH named PocketPC phone with a full QUERTY keyboard.
The keyboard slides out to the side under the screen. The Sharp WS003SH has a 3.7 inch screen,...
Oct 20 2005, 10:22am EST
Will Com W-SIM PHS Module PHS is a mobile data network that has been around for a long time in Japan. W-Sim is a universal module for PHS that can be used for Notebooks, in mobile phones or with PDAs.
The Will Com W-Sim measures 25.6x42x4mm...
Jul 8 2005, 6:00am EST
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