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Japanese e-commerce startup Monoco raises funds from KDDI and Global Brain

Tokyo-based startup Monoco announced today it has raised funds from Japan's second largest telco KDDI and Japanese VC firm Global Brain. The specific amount...
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Rakuten Marketing picks up Seattle-based affiliate aggregator PopShops

This week Rakuten Marketing, a New York-headquartered arm of Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten, acquired PopShops, an affiliate product feed aggregator founded back in 2006....

Excite Japan and Indonesia’s Sinar Mas to launch online mobile ad business

Excite Japan, one of Japan's leading internet portals, announced today that it has teamed up with Jakarta-based conglomerate Sinar Mas, to start working an online...

Japanese personal accounting startup Money Forward launches enterprise version

See the original article in Japanese There are more cloud tools than ever available to support small scale or personal businesses. In Japan such services...
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Japanese UX design firm Goodpatch raises $1M from Digital Garage

See the original story in Japanese. Goodpatch is a Tokyo-based startup focused on giving web companies a better user experience and user interface for their...