A week in tech

A summary of all the major tech stories in Asia this week broken down by country and sector.

A week in Japan tech

Telecommunications

- NTT is to offer a new video streaming wireless service to fuel demand for NTT DoCoMo Inc.'s struggling third-generation FOMA service. In February, NTT Broadband Initiative Inc. and DoCoMo will jointly offer a trial service to allow DoCoMo's third-generation, or 3G, mobile-phone users to share video-streaming with NTT broadband customers sitting at a personal computer.

Life Sciences

- Olympus Optical is to begin sales of low-cost, mass-produced DNA chips that can be sold for around Y50,000 each. The company is working jointly with university researchers to choose the DNA probes to be affixed to...

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