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.
The 7th edition of the accelerator’s demo day was a strong bounce back from a lackluster 6th edition. The organizing team used the theme of “0-1” to guide the selection process.
The company thinks it can build a $100M business in three years. With a proven track record and strong allies, that might not be so far-fetched.
18 teams are vying for the top prize, but Hakuto is moving into the top class. The extra cash is nice but the December 2016 deadline remains.
How do you get your app pre-installed on almost every Samsung Galaxy device sold in East Asia? Easy: you work at Samsung for 10 years first, of course!
Jay Winder came from Australia with no degree and unable to speak Japanese. Now, his startup is on the rise and funded by Naval Ravikant and Dave McClure.