Everyone's Uber will share ride data with a local university and the Fukuoka City government in order to improve transportation infrastructure.
Netflix will arrive in the fall, but the Japanese market is not easy. Can it avoid the traps that doomed Hulu?
Base will release the service from the spring with the promise that it will offer competitive pricing compared to competitors.
Haukto is the only Japanese team participating in Google’s space challenge. Takeshi Hakamada leads the team, attacking the space industry from the outside.
Japan's news app war is starting to spill out globally. Why are startups leading the charge?
Gree lost $65 million in the latest quarter as the former mobile gaming heavyweight searches for a hit game and revenue outside of its core business.
The news curation app is starting to become a real challenger to market leaders like Flipboard.
The gaming giant will be overseeing a class on game development in the Bay Area this summer.
The perk supplier has been steadily gaining speed.
After two decades at Japanese tech giant Fujitsu, this entrepreneur decided to turn his love for Sapporo's famous noodles into a business opportunity.
Hiroaki Ishimitsu plunged $250k and countless hours into developing the service. Now he wants to move quickly and capture the market.
Razmig Hovaghimian, founder of Viki, is leaving his role as CEO. He will stay on as a senior executive in Rakuten to guide the firm's global video strategy.
The Tokyo-based Bitcoin exchange will use the latest investment for marketing, hiring, and overseas expansion.
Japanese consumers will be the first outside of the US and Canada to receive the Android TV-powered device.
Votiro was founded by two veterans of the Israel Defense Force’s elite intelligence unit. Now, they are bringing their experience to Japan.
Apple reveals record revenues and profits in newest financial report. A great deal of the growth was driven by soaring demand in China for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
This Hokkaido startup made a name for itself with eco-friendly hardware, powered by wireless data and connected to mobile devices. Years later, its founder realized he was an IoT pioneer.
KDDI splits its latest investment between the US and Japan as it exercises the fund it made last summer.