Japan’s Qiita, Q&A site for programmers, acquired by gaming giant Ateam...

See the original story in Japanese. Japanese social gaming giant Ateam (TSE:3662) announced today that it has acquired the entire stake in Tokyo-based Increments, the...

2018 predictions from insightful international investors

This guest post is authored by Mark Bivens. Mark is a Silicon Valley native and former entrepreneur, having started three companies before “turning to...

Japan’s Candee secures $21.5 million to expand into sports livestreaming business

This is the abridged version from our original article in Japanese. Tokyo-based Candee, a livestreaming startup focused on millennials such as producing the "Live Shop!"...

Venteny raises $2.3M led by SBI to offer perks and employee loans in the...

See the original story in Japanese. The Philippines-based Venteny, the startup offering employee benefits and loan services for companies, announced today that it has raised...

Café Wifi helps digital nomads find place to work, now adds P2P seat reserve...

See the original story in Japanese. There are an increasing number of people working in cafes, even among my own companions. In the past, often...

Taiwan’s Health2Sync diabetes management platform gets $6M to boost Japan expansion

See the original story in Japanese. Taiwan-based Health2Sync, the startup behind a diabetes management platform under the same name, announced today that it has secured...

Japan’s Factbase unveils cryptocurrency market forecast platform at Blockchain Expo

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-basedFactbase announced a cryptocurrency-focused market forecast platform called Signal at Blockchain Expo, which just finished in Santa Clara, US...