News Manga for American iPhone Users Promised by Voice Bank
posted on 2007-07-31 19:49 EDT
The software developer Voice Bank demonstrated software that can convert manga for Apple iPhone screens at the Red Herring 2007 "Insight Japan" conference in Kyoto, Japan, and the company is seeking partners to deliver content from Digital Manga Association Japan in the United States. Voice Bank CEO Yoshihide Kinokawa demonstrated the iPhone Manage Converter (or iPhone Manga Converter in the original Japanese) with sample manga by Hideshi Hino (Hell Baby). DMAJ is led by its chairperson and manga creator Monkey Punch (Lupin III) and vice-chairpersons Tetsuya Chiba (Ashita no Joe) and Machiko Satonaka (Lady Ann).