Japan's Index Corp. plans to launch this summer an iPhone adaptation of the "Bowlingual" dog emotion translator.
Sharp and Samsung have put nearly three years of battling over LCD panel and module patents behind them with a deal that ends all patent infringement disputes.
Sony hinted on Thursday that it's preparing a challenger to Apple's upcoming iPad.
Japan's Softbank has paid $20 million for a 13.7 percent stake in Ustream and holds options to purchase further shares, it said Tuesday.
TransferJet, a Sony-developed short-range wireless system, will be launched this weekend in Japan and from February overseas.
LG Electronics has developed handheld terminals compatible with the U.S. mobile digital TV format and will show then at CES.
Toshiba has developed a cell phone translation system for English, Chinese and Japanese that could one day find its way on to the iPhone.
Articles by Martyn Williams