Apple’s iPhone Is Dominating Japan—Vader Strikes Back

Japan has always been a somewhat different world and NTT DoCoMo’s new advertisement for the Galaxy S is no exception. Darth Vader shows up as the pitchman/metaphor for the Android powered smartphone in more than one advertisement from the carrier. Given the iPhone’s recent success in Japan, NTT has to do something since it lost ...

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Where Are Our 3D Smartphones?

A couple of weeks ago, Sharp unveiled two Android powered smartphones with a unique feature—they can display 3D images without the views having to wear those funky glasses. Sharp is also building the screens for Nintendo’s upcoming handheld gaming device, the 3DS, which will have the same ability to display three dimension images without 3D ...

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Sharp Launches Glasses-Free 3D Android Smartphones in Japan

Sharp launched two Android powered smartphones—the GALAPAGOS Softbank 003SH and the GALAPAGOS Softbank OO5SH—today in Japan the both of these have 3D screens sans glasses. Screens that can display (or at least make it look like they are) in 3D are the coming wave of the future and Nintendo’s coming 3DS mobile gaming console will ...

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