A week in Japan tech
- NTT DoCoMo posts strongest-ever monthly growth in subscribers to its 3G wireless communications service, reflecting budding consumer demand for its newest 3G handset. It added 37,000 new subscribers to its 3G FOMA service in February. DoCoMo's 3G subscriber base now stands at 191,500 overall.
- Softbank to sell 40,000 Yahoo Japan shares in March. The sale of stocks owned by Softbank and Softbank BB, its broadband unit, will reduce Softbank's stake in Yahoo Japan to 41.9% from 50%. That will help clear a condition for Yahoo Japan to switch to the first section,...