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Japan’s Agrimedia secures $2.2M to help more people get involved in agriculture

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based startup Agrimedia announced in late October that it has fundraised 250 million yen (about $2.2 million US) from...

Korea’s Zoyi, analytics startup for retailers, gets $4M series B for massive Japan rollout

See the original story in Japanese. Seoul-based Zoyi Corporation, the Korean startup providing the Walk Insights offline customer analysis service and the Channel.io online sales support...

Famione wins Open Network Lab Demo Day with app that helps couples get pregnant

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based startup incubator Open Network Lab earlier this month held Demo Day for its Seed Accelerator Program 15th batch....

Japan’s Recruit holds Tech Lab Paak Demo Day, teams from 9th batch present results

See the original story in Japanese. Japan’s Recruit Holdings (TSE:6098, hereafter called Recruit) last month held a Demo Day for the 9th batch of its...

Japan’s online coding school startup Progate launches English beta for global expansion

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Progate, offering an online code learning service under the same name, announced on Monday that it has launched...

Japanese deep learning startup LeapMind secures $10M series B led by Intel Capital

See the original story in Japanese. According to the press release published by Intel Capital on Friday, Tokyo-based LeapMind, the Japanese startup developing and offering...

Japanese fashion commerce giant Zozotown acquires fashion coordination startup Vasilly

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based startup Vasily, which runs online fashion coordination service iQON, announced on Thursday that it has been acquired by...

Japan’s Truss secures $880K in first funding to help builders compare materials online

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Truss, providing a building material comparison web service under the same name, earlier this month announced that it...

Japan’s Neurospace raises $890K to help enterprises improve employees’ sleep health

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Neurospace, the Japanese startup developing a program to improve sleep quality for large companies, revealed that it has...

Enterprise SEO tool GinzaMetrics buys Asia’s influencer marketing platform Withfluence

See the original story in Japanese. San Francisco-based Ginzamarkets, the company behind the GinzaMetrics enterprise SEO (search engine optimization) platform, announced today that it will...