Media, Entertainment and Gaming
ò The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ announced that it has entered into an alliance with Walt Disney Japan to provide a new service for personal computers and mobile phones. Industry observers note that this marks the first time that Walt Disney has joined forces with a major Japanese bank to work in the online banking business. Under the agreement, an account is all that is needed to participate in the new Disney Osaifu purse Service. Points awarded for using financial services can be used to buy Disney goods and play games featuring Disney characters.
ò According to the Internet research firm Infoplant, the phenomenon of downloading manga...