Rakuten inches closer and closer to accepting Bitcoin in Japan.
Since its founding in 2011, Peatix has sold over 1.2 million tickets across 50,000 events in 26 countries.
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 company is nearing 8 million monthly active users, a little more than a year after averaging 1 million. Now, it wants to take that growth overseas.
Tech in Asia Tour Tokyo results: 6 pitches, 3 VCs, but only 1 startup going on a free trip to Singapore
Six of Japan's most promising startups took the stage for a chance to leave their mark on a panel of investors and gathered tech industry insiders.
Trippino has all the standard features of a typical travel app - but with a unique and money-saving addition that's sure to be a hit with Thai travelers.
At Apple’s press event today in San Francisco, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that the company’s newest gadget, the Apple Watch, will be hitting some parts of Asia on day one. China, Hong Kong, and Japan...
The winner of Tech in Asia Tour Tokyo will be whisked away to our flagship conference in Singapore this May.
Consumers appear to be excited about the prospect of drone delivery. But are drones ready to deliver?
The Japanese conglomerate continues to gobble up startups both domestically and abroad.
Gumi’s founder and CEO is taking full responsibility for the underwhelming results, cutting his own pay to zero for the next six months.
The Japanese transport ministry has asked Uber to cease a ridesharing program that collects big data to improve the city's transportation infrastructure.
East Ventures' Southeast Asian fund and serial entrepreneur Edgar Chiu will help VideoSelfie increase its presence in Android-obsessed SEA.
There hasn't been a year quite like 2014 for Asia's startup scene. It's about to get better.
The solar power marketplace is looking to expand beyond Japan after conquering the local market.
Working women, young mothers, and retail outlets all benefit from AirCloset's wear-and-return model.
At the Asia Leader's Summit in Singapore, a group of venture capitalists gathered to talk about the nature of partnerships in Asia.
Rapyuta aims to create a cloud infrastructure that will allow all robots connected to it to share each others experiences. It is a spin-off from the EU-funded RoboEarth project.