Crowdsourced manga translation app wins entertainment firm’s incubator Demo Day

See the original story in Japanese. Earlier this month, Culture Convenience Club (CCC for short, TSE:4756), the Japanese company well known for its CD/video rental...

Japan’s Farmnote, developer of wearables and SaaS for dairy cows, raises $3.5M

See the original story in Japanese. Hokkaido-based Farmnote, developing the cloud-based herd management system under the same name, has raised 400 million yen (about $3.5...

Duo aims to attract inbound visitors with new experience to let them visit Japan...

See the original story in Japanese. The two guys from the Israel-based consulting firm Aniwo, who had given some posts about the recent Israeli tech...

Japan’s BoostIO secures series A to boost bug bounty site for open source projects

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based BoostIO (formerly based in Fukuoka and known as Maisin & Co.), the Japanese startup behind the Boostnote Github-alternative...

Japanese microsatellite startup Axelspace secures $23M series B round

See the original story in Japanese. Japanese microsatellite startup Axelspace annoufnced on Friday that it has raised about 2.58 billion yen (about $23 million US)...