From language lessons to furniture assembly, Anytimes helps locals connect with each other to complete odd jobs for extra income.
Blisby has seen some incredible traction in past months, and so getting a stellar line-up of investors onboard was a piece of cake.
With announcement of DeNA Palette initiative, Japanese gaming giant aims to release ten category-specific content curation platforms by year’s end.
After years of speculation, Nintendo's landmark characters are finally coming to smartphones and tablets.
Three young entrepreneurs, all born in 1992, were given the chance to quiz Tomoko Namba on how she founded DeNA and became a landmark entrepreneur.
The huge growth potential of tech startups as vast swathes of Indians get online is persuading Japanese investors to overcome their instinctive reluctance to en...
With Andy OS you can run all your favorite mobile apps like WhatsApp, Viber, or Instagram seamlessly across devices. DeNA and China Rocks are its backers along ...
The firm will target both seed and growth companies as it seeks to enter the virtual reality space.
Only a week into the new year and already the storyline for Tech in Japan 2015 are coming into focus. Yes, there is more than just Line Taxi.
An infusion of US$116,000 from Japan's social games company DeNA and Teruhide Sato, founder of BEENOS, takes the three-month-old startup’s seed funding to US$38...
Ten companies qualify but the list is likely to change in the near future.
Want to enter or escape Japan? Meet the secret weapon used by Expedia, Square, DeNA, and 500 Startups
Btrax has become a trusted name in market expansion over the past ten years.
A more diverse workforce will create a stronger company in the long run.
Newzoo’s list of top 25 publicly-listed game companies is almost half-filled by Asian companies.
The first original game from DeNA's Singapore office is called Popcorn Party, and it's pretty cute!
The tech company continues to diversify, branching out into lifestyle curation.
Here’s a recap of the first half of the first day of Tech in Asia’s inaugural event in Japan.
The gaming giant will dedicate most of resources to games but is hedging its bets with a variety of news businesses such as manga and DNA testing.
Business icon Tomoko Namba will be discussing Japan’s future and the state Japan’s startups during her much anticipated keynote speech.
Japanese gaming company KLab is trying to recover from a disastrous 2014. Will the market allow it?
Goodpatch, a young design firm in Tokyo, is becoming the company of choice for many in the tech community. Its CEO, Naofumi Tsuchiya, dropped out of college to...
DeNA and Incubate Fund lead US$51 million investment into neighborhood crowdsourcing site, Any+Times.
DeNA leads investment in parking space reservation service Akippa for undisclosed amount. Akippa can reserve less than 1 percent of Japan’s parking spaces.
Japan’s DeNA built its empire from games for feature phones and desktop PCs, but its legacy in leisure isn’t stopping it from tackling more serious matters. The...
Between, the South Korean app for couples, will launch an ecommerce store today. It also hit 1M users in Japan and attracted two new investors.
Quipper, a London-based mobile learning company founded in 2010 by Masa Watanabe, co-founder of Japanese mobile social gaming giant DeNA, disclosed today that i...
It appears that DeNA’s (TYO:2432) music streaming app has hit a Spotify of trouble. Sorry, I mean a spot of trouble. DeNA has announced that Groovy, which launc...
Monster Grand Prix by Mobage and Ixora Studios is a fun little competitive running game that's good for quick perk me ups.