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Tokyo, Mar 23, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Handheld devices such as the Kindle, iPhone, or iPad, are increasingly becoming a platform for publishing comics. This movement is discussed in this week's episode of the Deconstructing Comics Podcast. The episode features a talk with Dale Wilson of DWAP Productions, a publisher in Los Angeles, which is increasingly releasing its content electronically in addition to, or instead of, traditional paper means. One company that is facilitating the movement to iPhone-app comics is Robotcomics.net, whose Deputy Director Dave Baxter also appears in the episode. Baxter explains who the players are in this market, the process of converting a comic to a handheld app, and the challenge of keeping up with changes in technology. "It's a really interesting development," said Tim Young, host of Deconstructing Comics. "When it's done well, an iP... (more)

NEC Announces Agreement to Acquire Convergys' Global Information Management (IM) Business, a Leader in Business Support Systems (BSS)

Strategic Acquisition Reinforces NEC's Continued Commitment to Offering Innovative Telecom Solutions to Service Providers Around the Globe Tokyo, Mar 22, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Convergys Corporation's Information Management (IM) business, which is recognized for its industry-leading record of delivering Business Support Systems (BSS) transformations to communications service providers around the world. The transaction is valued at US$449 million and covers all of IM's business, including Smart Suite Products, acro... (more)

Hitachi and Microsoft Collaborate to Enhance Global Cloud Business

-- Jointly provide cloud solutions to global Japanese companies -- Tokyo, Apr 13, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) and Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. today announced that they collaboratively provide global cloud solutions by combination of Hitachi Cloud Computing Solutions and Microsoft(R) global data center. Hitachi cloud computing solution will be enhanced by this collaboration in order to satisfy Japanese customer's broad needs including globalization. As usage of cloud computing is rapidly expanded in enterprise IT systems, cloud computing is evolving to ... (more)

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Announces Fiscal 2011 Full-year Operating Results and Fiscal 2012 Forecasts

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced its full-year sales and financial results for the fiscal year 2011 ending March 31, 2012, together with its full-year forecasts for fiscal year 2012. Tokyo, Apr 26, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced its full-year sales and financial results for the fiscal year 2011 ending March 31, 2012, together with its full-year forecasts for fiscal year 2012. Fiscal 2011 full-year results 1. Performance overview Mitsubishi Motors posted a consolidated net sales of 1,807.3 billion yen for the fiscal year 2011, a 1%... (more)

Fujitsu Releases GLOVIA/Process C1, a Core Business System for the Processing Industry

Adapts to cloud environments and multiple languages, strengthens corporate governance and global operations Tokyo, May 14, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu and Fujitsu Systems East today commenced sales of a newly enhanced version of GLOVIA/Process C1, a core business system for customers in the processing industry who handle goods such as chemicals, petroleum and food products. GLOVIA/Process C1 is a core business system tailored to the processing industry that provides managerial support to companies by overseeing sales, procurement, production, inventories and costs. In addition ... (more)