ò Following Vodafone GroupÆs agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Hutchison Essar, NTT DoCoMo announced that it has revoked a license given to the Indian operator. According to the company, this is the first time it has cancelled an i-mode contract even as it is already considering other options to provide i-mode in India. DoCoMo initiated i-mode in 1999, which enables users to surf the Internet, send e-mail and download games.
ò The Japanese government wants to go open source, as a way to rely less on a single vendor IT software infrastructure. Among the 10 vendors waiting in line to help make this...