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Tokyo Office Tour: Zendesk gets set to serve Japan from its new space

Our readers may recall that online customer support platform provider Zendesk established a presence in Japan back in March. The company was initially launched...

With 18M global downloads, Noom CEO looks to the future of fitness tech

We’ve covered the New York startup Noom several times in the past. Noom is a popular diet/fitness app with over 18 million downloads...
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Tokyo Office Tour: Find your dream job with friends on Wantedly

We recently featured Tokyo-based startup Wantedly as one of the nominees in last week’s CNet Japan Startup Awards. The company has taken an innovative...

Cooliris courts photo-crazed Japan with new localization

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7R3U5gs8CM&w=630&h=350] Occasionally the folks from Palo Alto-based Cooliris swing through Tokyo as part of efforts to promote their photo sharing service in Asia....

Salaryman turned online star: This Japanese YouTuber has 2.3M subscribers

Youtube recently unveiled its Youtube Rewind 2013, a look back at some of the most viewed videos and YouTubers on the site. In Japan,...
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From tech startup to media company: Videogram evolves, with smart TV on the horizon

We’ve written about Cinemacraft’s Videogram solution a few times before here on The Bridge. It is a player that lies of top of existing...

Japan and the culture of crowdsourcing: Crowdworks’ CEO Koichiro Yoshida (2/2)

See the original article in Japanese Crowdworks, the startup behind crowdsourcing platform of the same nae, recently announced that it has raised 1.1 billion...

Japan’s ‘Creative Survey’ proposes a prettier online questionnaire

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VeqZF7Sn0eU&w=620&h=350] There are more than a few online survey tools on the market these days, including the likes of Survey Monkey and Typeform....

Prepare authentic Japanese food with Cookpad’s top 25 recipes

We mentioned Japanese recipe portal Cookpad in our previous post 5 Internet services Japanese women can’t do without. With over 10 years of history...
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Japan finds a new way to work: In conversation with Crowdworks’ Koichiro Yoshida

See the original article in Japanese Tokyo-based Crowdworks, the startup behind the crowdsourcing platform of the same name, announced on December 2nd that it has...

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