Tag: Japan

  • Japanese mobile carrier Willcom on the skids

    I was in Moscow this week and was pretty disappointed with the Beeline WiMax offering – which basically didn’t work in the area where we were staying (not far from Mendeleevska Metro station) WiMax is not there yet and mobile data is still shaking out. According¬† my buddy¬† Todd Walzer (Todd lives in Tokyo and […]

  • World Recession and Japan

    Courtesy of my buddy Todd Walzer from iLand6 in Japan –This week the Nikkei reported that Japanese industry will cut IT spending 20-30% in 2009.Q3 2008 was the 2nd consecutive quarter the economy shrank, albeit by only 0.1%.The recession in Japan is less severe than in the West, for a few reasons: Tell your friends […]