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Yahoo Japan’s public transit app surpasses 10M downloads

Yesterday Yahoo Japan announced that its Yahoo Transit application, which tells you directions and transit times for walking, trains, buses, and planes, has surpassed...
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Japan-based Wantedly brings its social job platform to Android

Back in February we told you about the release of a new iOS application from Japan-based Wantedly, allows you to access the startup’s online...
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Japanese homescreen customization app breaks through 25M downloads, enjoys international success

United Inc, the Japanese maker of smartphone customization app Cocoppa, announced today that their flagship app has surpassed 25 million downloads, as of May...
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Boasting 6M downloads, Mixi brings Monster Strike to Taiwan

Yesterday we told you about Mixi’s investment in Taiwanese recruitment site Job178. It turns out that this was not the company’s only recent activity...
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Japan’s weirdest tower defense game now has 9M downloads, and a few weird commercials

Kyoto-based mobile game publisher Ponos has announced that its popular tower defense title Battle Cats has surpassed 9 million downloads as of May 3rd....

Line tries to reach beyond casual gamers with ‘Shake Spears’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fp1gTgA8Czg&w=640&h=360] Line Corporation’s latest entry in the mobile gaming space is a rehashed version of the jousting game Shake Spears from Russian developer Alawar...
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Cooliris doubles down on Asia with Android push

Back in December we met with the folks from Cooliris, who at the time were making big efforts to push their photo sharing service...
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Line Rangers tops 10M downloads, gets TV promo boost in Japan

Line Corportation corporation recently announced that its Line Rangers game has surpassed 10 million downloads worldwide. The title was initially released back on February...

Japan’s love affair with photo apps

This morning I met with Canadian research student Laurel Hart who is currently in Tokyo studying mobile photography communities in Japan. Even though we’ve...

Line’s homescreen customization app sees 100M downloads… In 23 days!

Remember that Line Deco homescreen customization app we told you about last month? Well Line Corporation announced today that just 23 days after its...