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2 Feb

Fudzilla (blog)

Vaio to release Windows 10 phone
Fudzilla (blog)
Executives from both Microsoft and Vaio are expected to attend, including Takuya Hirano, the president of Microsoft Japan. A spokeswoman for Vaio in the United States confirmed the announcement, but declined to provide further details. So given that ...

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2 Feb

PCWorld

Vaio confirms its Windows Phone will be launched this week
PCWorld
Mynavi.jp reports that Vaio will be holding a press conference to announce the new phone on February 4. Executives from both Microsoft and Vaio are expected to attend, including Takuya Hirano, the president of Microsoft Japan. A spokeswoman for Vaio in ...

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2 Feb

Softpedia News

VAIO Launching a Windows 10 Mobile Smartphone on February 4
Softpedia News
The name of the smartphone is unknown yet, but we do know it will be launched at a dedicated event hosted by VAIO's president Ota Yoshimi, Microsoft Japan president Takuya Hirano, and NTT DoCoMo's Managing Director Takagi Kazuhiro. The news might ...

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21 Jan

Neowin

Microsoft sold just 99 Xbox Ones in Japan last week, according to latest sales figures
Neowin
The head of Microsoft Japan, Takuya Hirano, said in July that the company had no plans to withdraw its console from that market, adding: "Because of Windows 10, even the Xbox One has new features that we'll try to appeal [to Japanese consumers] with.

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13 Jan

GearNuke

Microsoft Announces New Xbox One Bundle In Japan
GearNuke
Microsoft Japan has announced that they will be releasing an Xbox One one bundle exclusive to Japan which will include a Kinect and three games. This was announced on the official Japanese Xbox One blog. According to the blog post, the bundle includes ...

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12 Jan

The Japan Times

Japan sticks with Internet Explorer as Microsoft ends support for old versions
The Japan Times
The company estimates that 80 percent of firms and local government offices use the program. Microsoft Japan spokesman Masanori Kanazawa said about one in three of the total use older versions of IE. If vulnerabilities are left unattended, computers ...

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3 Dec

FPT is officially Microsoft Japan's Cloud Partner
PR Web (press release)
FPT Japan was recently recognized as the Cloud Partner of Microsoft Japan. The announcement was made at the recent Press Round Table event organized by Microsoft Japan on November 25th in Tokyo, where FPT Japan was among 8 partners joining ...

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19 Oct

Christian Post

Roster of Windows 10 Smartphones Set to Include Acer, VAIO and More
Christian Post
According to Techno Buffalo, a number of other companies unveiled, during a Microsoft Japan event, some new handsets that run the new mobile operating system. It was Microsoft Japan president Takuya Hirano who announced the names of the companies.

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15 Oct

Latin Post

Windows 10 Smartphones: VAIO, Acer, NuAns, Thirdwave, Freetel, Mouse Computer Support Microsoft's New OS
Latin Post
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: Microsoft Corporate Vice President Panos Panay introduces the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL at a media event for new Microsoft products on October 6, 2015 in New York City. Microsoft also unveiled a virtual reality ...

15 Oct

Tech Times

Vaio Has A Windows 10 Mobile Smartphone In The Pipeline Set For Launch In 2016
Tech Times
Microsoft Japan has introduced a lineup of smartphones that will be running on Windows 10 Mobile from a range of makers. Takuya Hirano, president of the tech firm, revealed that NuAns, Acer, Freetel, Mouse Computer and Thirdwave are among the ...

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