NTT DoCoMo to Begin Testing eBook Service with Android Phones

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced earlier today that they will be conducting trials for their e-book distribution service starting in late October and wrapping in late December. The purpose of the short window is to receive feedback from customers ahead of a full launch next year. Customers will be able to download books over their Android devices such as the Galaxy S and Xperia line. The trial will offer roughly 50 titles including books, magazines, and manga comics. The full experience due next year is expected to offer more 100,000 titles. Read more about the announcment at NTT DOCOMO’s page.

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