ò Media sources said Softbank Corp is launching an Internet Protocol IP phone service using a fibre-optic network in August. The move is seen as a strategy to attract clients away from rivals Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. Under the offering, Softbank subscribers will be able to make calls for free after a small monthly charge. The subscribers will include the 5 million under its BB Phone IP phone service.
ò NTT DoCoMo announced that it has entered into an agreement with the wireless unit of ATT to provide technical and financial support valued at $24 million for the deployment of ATT's 3G mobile phone...