The babysitting website addresses a critical issue but it has a major rival in Gree.
The best of Asia's mobile games for the week of September 5 to September 12, 2014.
Sales numbers for this generation of consoles have us wondering if Japanese people even own televisions anymore.
Paidy is diving into the risky side of payments by vouching for customer purchases.
There are many more options than just Rakuten and Yahoo.
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.
Just how big is mobile gaming in Japan? Big enough that when it comes to earning money, mobile games are eclipsing every other kind of app.
Here are the official, unlocked prices for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore.
Rakuten’s international business just got a shot in the arm.
Japan's Pocket Colony has been renamed Mini Me, and is now ready for world domination!
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.
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 you hear.
The move creates a new revenue stream in the US.
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 theirs?
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.
With simultaneous A/B testing, Kaizen crowdsources solutions to optimizing conversion rates.
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.
Taizo Son: “We are at the start of a new paradigm shift in technology, to the Internet of Things” (#StartupAsia)
Son believes that the Internet of Things is the next big revolution following the smartphone.