At CEATEC JAPAN2013, Life & Society stage attracted us. Some Products and services that work with smart devices such as smart phones and tablets were on display. Two companies NTT DoCoMo and Sonostar exhibit wearable devices type of glasses and watch type at the show. Sony exhibited the lens-camera, which can attach to the smartphone.
Multimedia broadcasting can watch with smartphones and tablets of NTT DoCoMo, the service started in April 2012. The number of subscribers has exceeded the 1.48 million cases in the end of August this year. The terrestrial television migrating from analog to digital , the services used " excess " frequency band , but it is facts that one third of the frequency band which is prepared only 's not used . To eliminate the " vacant land " state , Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications conducted a survey intention entry of new broadcasters to up to 4 days in September .
Nihon TV is carried out in Tokushima Prefecture Minami-cho demonstration experiment such as TV device keeps watch on elderly people. TV is weaking gradually compared with smartphone , but interest has been paid by connecting to the Internet .( Cloud and mobile solutions research group / Arihiro Shinshi )
Facebook announced Facebook Home on April 12, and achieved 50 million downloads worldwide within 10 days. But users evaluated low score, 2.2 on Google Play.