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Changing gears: How Japan’s Nulab pulled off the slow pivot

See the original story in Japanese. Nulab is a startup based in Japan's western city of Fukuoka, which has developed web-based collaborative tools for use...

How Japan’s online social restaurant guide Retty doubled its monthly visitors

Based on the original article in Japanese Online social restaurant guide Retty achieved 1 million unique visitors in the...

Pocket adds support for 6 new languages, including Japanese

Yesterday, the popular read-it-later app Pocket launched in six new languages yesterday, adding support for Japanese, German, Italian, Russian, French, and Spanish. As...

How a Japanese startup plans to disrupt the CRM industry with a mobile solution

See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based digital marketing startup Showcase Gig recently launched a suite of CRM (customer relationship management) solutions for small-sized stores....

Japanese news curation startup Gunosy earns seven-digit dollar figures every month

See the original story in Japanese, part of our coverage of the Infinity Ventures Summit Sapporo 2014. Our readers may recall that Japanese news curation...
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Bicycle safety made pretty: LED guide lights keep cars at bay

Japanese gadget vendor Thanko has a really fun bicycle tail light up for sale right now. The device users five LED lights to project...

The happiest company in the world – Yuka Fujii

The content of this article first appeared on Disrupting Japan. It has been reproduced by The Bridge with the approval of Disrupting Japan and...

KDDI Mugen Labo unveils 5 new incubated startups

KDDI Mugen Labo is the incubation arm of Japan’s second largest telco, KDDI. It recently unveiled five startups that qualified to participate in the...

Creating Japan’s Open Internet – Kaneto Kanemoto

The content of this article first appeared on Disrupting Japan. It has been reproduced by The Bridge with the approval of Disrupting Japan and...

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