500 Startups claims to be the first major accelerator and seed stage investor from Silicon Valley to set up shop in South Korea.
Zig Bang, an apartment hunting app from Korea, raised a US$18 million funding round from previous investors including Stone Bridge, Company K Partners, & others
11street boasts an annual gross merchandise value - which is the total number of transactions made in a year - of US$6 billion.
Machine translations services like Google Translate, which one might presume to be Flitto's biggest competitors, are actually Flitto's biggest customers.
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!
According to a statement, Global Hackathon Seoul is dubbed as a “Korean culture infused hackathon + conference + modern job fair.”
Today, South Korea’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy announced US$400 million in backing for a new breed of tech startups.
SparkLabs Global Ventures, the Seoul-based seed fund that complements SparkLabs Accelerator, revealed today it has invested US$600,000 in MangoPlate, a restaurant discovery app for South Korea. Accord...
South Korean startup lets anyone instantly add text, video, and voice chat to their app with just a few lines of code
The Korean startup's SDK, called Appspand, requires pasting a few lines of code to the backend to add instant messaging, file sharing, voice chat, & video chat.
Seoul-based restaurant delivery app Baedal Minjeok has just raised a US$36 million series D funding round from US investment bank Goldman Sachs.
The Arki coaches you by gently vibrating whenever it detects that you are adopting a poor walking posture.
A South Korean startup is trying to make personal fire transfers between gadgets a lot easier with a free app called ShareOn.
Tencent, Line, and Korea Investment Partners set up a consortium in which Tencent contributed $110M. Tencent’s stake in 4:33 Creative Lab comes to 25 percent.
Yello Mobile now has 50 ventures in their alliance, having acquired a majority share in the companies.
The program's offices will be located in Songdo, a government-funded business district that doubles as a testing ground for green tech.
Korean restaurant discovery app MangoPlate yesterday announced it secured an undisclosed series A round of funding from Softbank Ventures Korea.
The company raised $1.4 million in seed funding from SoftBank Ventures early last year.
The ecommerce company has jumped into America as a springboard for the world stage.