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Japanese carrier KDDI advertising in Android notification bar

Many people pay over $100 a month for their phone service, and carriers make good money off of it. Japanese carrier KDDI feels that wasn’t enough, and has just sent out an update to phones with the au Market pre-installed. What does the update include? Ads pushed to the notification bar. This means that at any moment owners of phones from KDDI could feel… Read more

Samsung Galaxy S II WiMAX headed to KDDI au in Japan

There are plenty of variations of the Samsung Galaxy S II out there. Ranging from both radio variations to color differences, if you’re looking for a specific version of a Galaxy S II there’s a chance you’ll find it. And now Samsung is adding yet another member to the long listed lineage, with their upcoming release of the Galaxy S II WiMAX. The device… Read more

Fujitsu Arrows ES IS12F launching on KDDI January 7

Japan tends to get some really unique phones, and the Fujitsu Arrows ES IS12F is no different. The waterproof handset is only 6.7mm thick, making it one of the thinnest smartphones available. It also features a 4″ AMOLED display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass, 1.4GHz processor, and a 5MP camera. It will become one of the more high-end phones, and should… Read more