Rakuten Mobile Releases New 5G-Compatible Smartphone: Rakuten BIG, 5G

Tokyo, September 30, 2020 – Rakuten Mobile, Inc. today announced the release of the “Rakuten BIG,” a new original 5G-compatible smartphone available for purchase starting today.

The Rakuten BIG is a Rakuten Mobile original 5G-compatible smartphone equipped with a supersize 6.9-inch OLED display. This new device is the world’s first*1 Mobile FeliCa-equipped smartphone with a front camera embedded in the display. The smartphone is equipped with an eSIM, and like other Rakuten Mobile smartphones, is SIM lock free. With the Rakuten BIG, customers will be able to use Rakuten Mobile’s 5G service in 5G service areas*2.

The supersize 6.9-inch OLED display on the Rakuten BIG is completely notch-less, made possible by embedding the front camera inside the display itself, offering an immersive full-screen display that delivers vivid clarity. The Rakuten BIG also features a 4-lens AI camera, made up of a wide-angle camera, an ultra wide-angle camera, a macro camera

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Mobile Communication Antenna Market | Growing Deployment of LTE Networks to Boost the Market Growth

Technavio has been monitoring the mobile communication antenna market and it is poised to grow by USD 1.35 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 4% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Mobile Communication Antenna Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

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Mobile Value Added Services (VAS) Market- Global Market Size, Rising Demand,Trends, Astonishing Growth,Technology And Future Opportunities, 2027

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Sep 29, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) —
Research Nester has released a report titled “Mobile Value Added Services (VAS) Market – Global Demand Analysis & Opportunity Outlook 2027″ which also includes some of the prominent market analyzing parameters such as industry growth drivers, restraints, supply and demand risk, market attractiveness, year-on-year (Y-O-Y) growth comparisons, market share comparisons, BPS analysis, SWOT analysis and Porter’s five force model.

GSM Association (GSMA) in one of its statistics stated that 67% of the global population or 5.1 billion people around the world subscribed to mobile services by the end of 2018 and 1 billion new subscribers have been added in the four years since 2013, representing an average annual growth rate of 5%. Moreover, it also anticipated that around 710 million people are expected to subscribe to mobile services over

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Can mobile tech offer new pathways to improve recovery from serious traumatic injuries?

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Serious traumatic injuries are a health event that can begin a trajectory toward chronic health and social challenges. Research on patient outcomes following traumatic injuries establishes the pervasive nature of injuries’ long-term consequences in physical, psychological, social and economic well-being, which may persist months and even years after an injury hospitalization. In light of this research, emerging interventions have targeted enhanced and coordinated healthcare services to support recovery and address patients’ long-term rehabilitative needs.

Across a numerous of other health conditions, mobile technology-based prevention and treatment interventions have been used successfully to monitor and transform health outcomes. But until now, their potential for addressing inter-related physical, psychological, and social challenges in long-term injury recovery has not been unexplored.

A new study—recently published in mHealth —from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) is the first of its kind to examine how mobile health applications

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Samsung’s Note20 Ultra And Microsoft’s xCloud Are Ushering In A Whole New Era Of Mobile Gaming

I think we can all remember a time, not all that long ago, when mobile games were nothing more than silly little diversions. Time wasters, mostly. Popular downloads like Flappy Bird, Cut the Rope and Angry Birds were admittedly fun—though ultimately shallow—experiences designed to be digested in small, bite-sized chunks.

Well, as simple and arguably charming as those initial forays into mobile gaming were, they’re a far cry from where the industry currently resides. And boy, have we come a long way.

Earlier this summer, AR sensation Pokemon Go surpassed $3.6 billion in lifetime revenue, while battle royale pioneer PUBG Mobile has pulled in over $3 billion since its launch back in 2018. Just as impressive, the mobile edition of Fortnite blew past $1 billion in earnings in only two years.

It’s the massive popularity of console-style mobile titles, like

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Savonix and Fujitsu Connected Technologies Limited Partner to Introduce Savonix Mobile App on Raku-Raku Smartphone F-42A

Digital Cognitive Testing App Allows Users to Take Charge of Their Brain Health

Savonix, a global leader in digital cognitive health testing, and Fujitsu Connected Technologies Limited (FCNT), one of the major smartphone manufacturers in Japan, unveiled Savonix Mobile–a digital cognitive testing app–on the Raku-Raku Smartphone F-42A.

More than 4.6 million people in Japan are suffering from some form of dementia, with the total expected to soar to about 7.3 million people – or one in five Japanese aged 65 or over – by 2025. Japan’s government last year announced aims to reduce dementia cases by 6 percent in those aged 70 and older over the next six years.

Savonix Mobile, pre-installed on the Raku-Raku Smartphone F-42A, will allow users to test their cognition across eight brain functions such as executive function, working memory, and impulse control. Users will immediately receive test results within the app and will be able

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Mobile Wallet & Payment Tech Market : A Latest Research Report to Share Insights and Dynamics

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Sep 29, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) —
Global Mobile Wallet & Payment Tech Market was valued at USD 114.25 Billion in the year 2017. Global Mobile Wallet & Payment Tech Market is further estimated to grow at a CAGR of 40.37% from 2018 to 2025 to reach USD 1722.31 Billion. North America region holds the highest Market share in 2017 and Asia-Pacific Market is considered as the fastest growing Market in the forecasted period. At a country level, developed markets like the U.S. as well the emerging markets like China & India with highest population base holds the notable Market share in 2017 and it is projected to grow at a gradual rate in the coming years.

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The major Market players in mobile wallet and payment tech Market are

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Pandemic spurs Africa’s mobile telcos to ramp up banking bid

By Nqobile Dludla, Emma Rumney and Media Coulibaly

JOHANNESBURG/ABIDJAN (Reuters) – When COVID-19 hit Ivory Coast, Bonaventure Kra, who works at an import-export business, began to worry. Handling hard cash all day was a risk. Queuing in crowded bank branches exposed him to infection.

Then, in the midst of the pandemic, French telecommunications giant Orange <ORAN.PA> launched an entirely digital bank – its first full banking venture in Africa.

“Going back to cash would be like travelling back in time,” Kra said in the country’s commercial capital, Abidjan. “I intend to use it permanently.”

Africa’s mobile phone operators are ramping up plans to bring banking to millions of Africans, in some cases for the first time, after the coronavirus crisis caused a surge in use of digital financial services.

Orange, MTN <MTNJ.J>, Telkom <TKGJ.J> and Vodacom <VODJ.J> are lowering fees, rolling out new lending services ahead of schedule, and expanding

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NTT to Take Mobile Unit Docomo Private for $38 Billion, Nikkei Reports

(Bloomberg) — Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. plans to turn its wireless carrier unit NTT Docomo Inc. into a wholly owned subsidiary through a tender offer that would be Japan’s largest ever, the Nikkei newspaper reported.



a group of people standing next to a sign: Pedestrians cross a road in front of an NTT Docomo Inc. store in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Docomo this month cut prices on its mobile phone data plans, some by as much as 40 percent, responding to government pressure to reduce prices that it says are among the world's highest.


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Pedestrians cross a road in front of an NTT Docomo Inc. store in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Docomo this month cut prices on its mobile phone data plans, some by as much as 40 percent, responding to government pressure to reduce prices that it says are among the world’s highest.

The deal will be announced “soon,” the report said, without citing anyone. The buyout could be worth 4 trillion yen ($38 billion), based on a 30% premium to the closing price in Tokyo on Monday. That would make it the largest tender offer for a Japanese company in history, according to the Nikkei.

NTT already holds 66.2% of

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Genshin Impact out now for PC, PS4, and mobile devices

Chinese indie company miHoYo’s open-world action-RPG Genshin Impact is out now across multiple platforms. Whether you are gaming on a PC, PlayStation 4, or Android & iOS mobile devices, you can now enter the breathtaking world of Teyvat for absolutely free. Watch the launch trailer here!

At long last, one of the biggest free-to-play titles of the year has arrived. Not only is the entry barrier virtually non-existent, but with very positive user experiences during various closed betas, Genshin Impact is also looking to become one of the better examples of how to do the monetization strategy right.

Experience an immersive single-player campaign. As a traveler from another world, you will embark on a journey to reunite with your long-lost sibling and unravel the mysteries of Teyvat, and yourself.

Fly across the open world, swim through crystal-clear waters, and climb towering mountains. Stray off the beaten path to discover all

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