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The cash will be used for marketing and tech development as well.
Paidy is diving into the risky side of payments by vouching for customer purchases.
We've compiled a list of eight consumer-facing emerging technologies that kids born today will take for granted by the time they're adults.
Rakuten’s international business just got a shot in the arm.
Despite relatively small funding amounts, experts agree that Japan is on the cusp of a startup bubble
The CEOs of two hot young startups and the VCs that funded them unanimously agree that a bubble is forming - but don't believe everything yo...
Moneytree wants to help ‘appwardly mobile consumers’ wrangle their personal finances (#StartupAsia Arena)
Moneytree is already pre-installed on all of the iPhones in Apple Japan's retail stores - but will the Arena judges want to install it on th...
The annual advertising event attracted a lot of big names but also some exciting startups.
When selecting which restaurant or store to visit, you need as many data points as possible.
The babysitting website addresses a critical issue but it has a major rival in Gree.
There are many more options than just Rakuten and Yahoo.
Here are the official, unlocked prices for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore.
Financial trading startup 8 Securities ties itself to the Alibaba IPO rocket, offers free Alibaba shares to new account owners
The “Alibaba economy” has found another beneficiary.
The move creates a new revenue stream in the US.
Capy replaces Captcha gibberish with puzzles that any human can solve – but computers can’t (#StartupAsia Arena)
Capy took the stage at Startup Arena Tokyo to pitch its safer, easier version of Captcha.
Social wealth management startup 8 Securities builds trust in Japan, sets eyes on China (#StartupAsia Arena)
8 Securities took the stage at Startup Asia Tokyo 2014 to pitch in the Startup Arena competition.