Article

Article

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...

Japan’s JustInCase to launch AI-powered repair cost insurance for smartphone users

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based InsurTech startup JustInCase announced last week that it had fundraised from 500 Startups Japan in a seed round....

Japan’s Lute, Instagram Stories-based video media startup, secures $710K seed funding

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Lute, which operates the Instagram Stories-based video media Lute, announced last week that it has raised 80 million...

Ascent Robotics unveils AI training platform, aiming for level 4 autonomous drive by 2020

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Ascent Robotics has been developing autonomous driving software for Level 4 capable-vehicle (fully autonomous driving including steering, accelerating...

Tokyu railway’s 3rd accelerator program showcases 6 startups to collaborate with

See the original story in Japanese. Japanese railway company Tokyu (TSE:9005) held a Demo Day of its startups accelerator Tokyu Accelerator Program 3rd batch in...

IoT furniture startup Kamarq secures $3.6M from Japanese real estate listings giant Lifull

Kamarq Holdings is a startup to offer the high quality and connected furniture brand Kamarq. The company announced on Wednesday that it has fundraised...

Finance data analytics startup Xenodata Lab. raises $2.2M from Japan megabanks, others

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Xenodata Lab., the Japanese startup developing an AI-powered finance data analytics leveraging Natural Language Processing (NLP), announced today...

Japanese real estate crowdfunding platform Crowd Realty raises $3.1M from SBI, MUFG

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Crowd Realty, the Japanese startup offering a real estate-focused crowdfunding platform under the same name, announced on Monday...

Tomaruba wants to attract foreign visitors by IoT-powered traditional Japanese houses

See the original story in Japanese. Kyoto-based Tomaruba, the Japanese startup running vacation rentals businesses focused on traditional Japanese houses, announced today that it has...