NEC Corp

Japan's old flip-phones soldier on while smartphones shrink

Japanese shipments of traditional flip-phones rose in 2014 for the first time in seven years while smartphone shipments fell, highlighting Japanese consumers' tenacious attachment to the familiar and typically less expensive older models.

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Google, Asian telecoms to build $300 million undersea cable to Japan

Search engine Google Inc and five Asian telecom and communications companies have agreed to invest about $300 million to develop and operate a trans-Pacific cable network connecting the United States to Japan.

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NEC halts talks with Lenovo about possible mobile phone venture - source

NEC Corp's talks with Lenovo Group Ltd. was stalled due to disagreements on majority proprietorship and patents.

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Japan wants Nissan-NEC venture to take on Sony battery ops -media

A state-backed fund wants a venture owned by Nissan Motor Co Ltd and NEC Corp to merge with Sony Corp's lithium ion battery operations to prevent rivals in China and Taiwan

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