Gree Billionaire Loses $2.6 Billion After Smartphone Miss : News Photo

Gree Billionaire Loses $2.6 Billion After Smartphone Miss

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A man, right, uses a touch pad device as women use their smartphones outside a train station in Tokyo, Japan, on Sunday, April 21, 2013. The number of smartphone subscribers in Japan surged to 37 percent of all contracts as of March 31 from 3 percent three years earlier, according to Tokyo-based MM Research Institute Ltd. Photographer: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A man, right, uses a touch pad device as women use their smartphones outside a train station in Tokyo, Japan, on Sunday, April 21, 2013. The number of smartphone subscribers in Japan surged to 37 percent of all contracts as of March 31 from 3 percent three years earlier, according to Tokyo-based MM Research Institute Ltd. Photographer: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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A man right uses a touch pad device as women use their smartphones... News Photo 167252606Adult,Asia,Asian,Computer Equipment,Digital Tablet,East Asia,Economy,Environment,Equipment,Horizontal,Japan,Japanese,Men,Pad,Portable Information Device,Railroad Station,Smart Phone,Technology,Telephone,Tokyo Prefecture,Touch,Touching,Well-dressed,Wireless Technology,WomenPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA man, right, uses a touch pad device as women use their smartphones outside a train station in Tokyo, Japan, on Sunday, April 21, 2013. The number of smartphone subscribers in Japan surged to 37 percent of all contracts as of March 31 from 3 percent three years earlier, according to Tokyo-based MM Research Institute Ltd. Photographer: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg via Getty Images