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Taiwan’s GliaCloud, AI video creation startup, gets $500K seed funding for Asia expansion

See the original story in Japanese. Taiwan-based AI startup GliaCloud told The Bridge today that it has secured $500,000 in a seed round. This round...

Phil Libin sets up AI startup studio in SF, adding bases in Tokyo and...

See the original story in Japanese. Phil Libin, the Russian-born tech entrepreneur raised in the US, left Evernote which he nurtured into one of the...

Think about community not ICO.

The article was authored by Jun Hasegawa, CEO of Bangkok-based FinTech startup Omise, and was first appeared on his own Medium feed. It has...

Wantedly, Japan’s social recruiting startup, files for IPO

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Wantedly, Japan's social recruiting startup, announced today that its IPO application to the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) has...

Japan’s Sekai Lab buys Danish agency Nodes to scale up outsourced app devs in...

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Monstar Lab, the company providing crowdsourced offshore app development service Sekai Lab, announced on Tuesday that it has...

Japan’s Comp launches meal replacement gummies with help from candy-making giant

See the original story in Japanese. While Japan has seen the birth of various FoodTech startups, the majority of them have aimed to solve problems...

Japan’s Warrantee foraying into on-demand insurance in partnership with industry giants

See the original story in Japanese. Warrantee, the Japanese startup offering a cloud-based warranty management service, announced in early July during a joint press conference...

Deep learning startup Preferred Networks raises $95M from Toyota for self-driving tech

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Preferred Networks (PFN), the Japanese startup offering deep learning technologies for Internet of Things (IoT), announced today that...

First-ever Startupbootcamp Fintech accelerator demo tour winds up in Tokyo

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. The Fintech Accelerator program run...

Xenoma’s E-skin, smart body-tracking outfit from Japan, launches Kickstarter campaign

See the original story in Japanese. Japan’s Xenoma, developing a smart apparel E-skin, recently announced that it would start sales targeting individual users. E-skin has...