I went to SoftBank with my supervisor to sort everything phone and Internet related out:
I finally sorted out a phone and Internet contract. Here's my pay as you go SoftBank flip phone:
I've also got this 'pocket wifi thing' which is really good as I can bring it in the car and use satnav on my ipad if I get lost (which seems to be happening a lot):
Just before you get impressed by my ability to use japanese technology, I can assure you that everything is programmed to be in English.