‘결정 장애’로 상품 선택이 어렵다면, ‘바스킷(VASKIT)’
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더 안전한 식료품을 찾아보는 정보 서비스, ‘엄선’
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식료품을 안전도에 따라 비교해볼 수 있는 아이폰, 안드로이드용 애플리케이션 서비스 '엄선'이 출시됐다. 육아용품 중심으로 출발한 엄선('엄마의 선택'을 줄인 말)은 식료품의 원재료와 영양 성분, 식품 첨가물, 위해 첨가물 정보 등의 데이터를 자체 알고리즘으로 분류하고 제공해 이용자가 해로운...
여행 상품 오픈마켓 ‘트래블씨드(Travelseed)’, 베타 서비스
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美, 인사관리 솔루션 ‘제네피츠(Zenefits)’, 전체 직원의 45% 감원
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인공지능·머신러닝 전문 엑셀러레이터 ‘제로스닷에이아이(Zeroth.ai)’, ‘인베스터 데이’ 개최
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스타트업 관람가 다시보기 – 팀 스타트업, “모두는 하나를 위해, 하나는 모두를 위해!”
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Naver Q4 profit up 5 % vs year earlier

South Korean leading search company ‘Naver’ said its Q4 profit rose 5 percent from a year earlier. Net profit came to 141.5 billion won (US$118 million) in that period, compared with the 129.6 billion won a year…

397일 전
K­Beauty and Fashion customisation: The next wave in Korean commerce

Competition in Korea is heating up with the popularity of SPA brands in the fashion industry and big players like Laniege, Sulawhasoo dominating the beauty market. Local and international consumers are thronging to purchase fashion and…

398일 전
How these 5 Korean startups are removing language barriers through technology to go global

In Korea, like in many countries where English is not the lingua franca, there is an especially large gap when it comes to having the right words for an international audience. This language barrier comes in…

398일 전
Thanks To Eased Regulations Crowdfunding Picks Up Speed in Korea

Imagine a new Korean drama is in the works, but to bring it to life the producers need funding. How fast would your little sister hit that ‘fund’ button if it were available? Thanks to eased…

400일 전
Korean Startups Are Targeting the Next Generation of Wearables

Wearables gained huge popularity during 2015 with high-profile releases such as the Apple Watch and Pebble Time bringing wearables truly into the mass consciousness. Wearables are now high demand items and are on course to be…

403일 전
File Sharing Service ‘Send Anywhere’ nabs $6M Series A from Rakuten Ventures

Estmob Inc’s Send Anywhere , the leader in cross-platform file sharing, announced this week that it closed a $6 million Series A round lead by Saemin Ahn of Rakuten Ventures. This deal comes on the heels of…

404일 전
These 5 Korean Startups Are Increasing Workplace Efficiency

Are sticky notes and post-its not cutting it anymore to organise your schedule? Are you interested to explore workplace management and timekeeping beyond Slack, Trello and Evernote? Korean workers are widely recognised as among the most…

404일 전
Fashion O2O Brich secures second investment through Hana Financial Investment

Brich, an O2O service delivering the latest Korean fashion trends online, has secured an investment from Hana Financial Investment. The company was launched a year ago, and to date has raised US$860k (KRW 1b) from Hana…

405일 전
Baemin Fresh adds lunch box delivery service after acquiring Ongkasomsi

Baemin Fresh, a fresh food delivery service has acquired ‘Ongkasomsi’, provider of packed lunches. Through this acquisition, Baemin Fresh will actively seek to increase their range of food delivery services that are delivered to the doorstep…

405일 전
Korean Mobile Concierge Service ‘Secretary Kim’ is Building a New Investment Model for Korean Startups

One of the biggest tech trends today is text messengers becoming platforms for other services. And one of the hottest text-based services is virtual concierge services. In the US, there is Magic, which recently received a…

406일 전
8 Percent to Continue Leading Korean P2P Lending Market

Innovation can be defined in many ways. Among those, my favorite is to define it as the ability to kill and eat a great (even better, if it’s the entire) share of an existing market. And…

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NHN strengthening mobile advertising business with investment into Mocoplex

  19 January 2016 – NHN Entertainments have revealed their investment into Mocoplex, a company specializing in mobile advertising platforms. The motive for the investment was to strengthen NHN Entertainment’s capabilities in mobile advertising; a market…

406일 전
Gaming MCN Kongdoo Company receives further investment of $3.1m

Kongdoo Company, specializing in game MCN has succeeded in attaining a follow up Series B investment of US3.1m (KRW 3.6b) from Stic Investment, K Cube Ventures and Partner Investments. This investment comes within three months of…

409일 전
App Annie Raises $63M to Fuel Growth, Adds NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson to Board

  App Annie, the largest mobile app data and insights platform, announced that it has closed $63 million in total financing, with majority equity investment led by Greenspring Associates and additional participation from existing investors e.Ventures,…

410일 전
Korean free call app startup receives angel investment for technology and business potential

Voiceloco, a communication software developer has succeeded in receiving an angel investment from the Credit Guarantee Fund for the technical excellence and business potential. Among others with investments through Credit Guarantee Fund, Voiceloco is a cut…

411일 전
IUEditor Gets a Major Update, Now Supporting WordPress Integration

JDLab released a new version of IUEditor, a website builder that supports back-end integration with Django, AngularJS and now WordPress. IUEditor allows users to develop a website without coding, using drag-and-drop. It supports various devices (smartphone,…

412일 전
Kakao to acquire stake in Loen entertainment in a US$1.6b deal

Kakao have announced the decision to acquire 76.4% shares in Loen Entertainment, a company that is known to have pioneered the digital music service market in Korea through Melon for US$1.6b (KRW 1.9t). Melon is the…

412일 전
Day2Life’s fully functional mobile time management solution receives investment from 500 Startups

Day2Life, a simple day to day mobile time management solution has secured an investment of US$200k (KRW 240m) from 500 Startups, among the most recognized Silicon Valley startup accelerator programs. In securing a position in the…

413일 전
UI.UX photo managment app Taggle receives investment through Chinaccelerator

Taggle is a photo management application which integrates hashtags (#), a term which is familiar to Instagram users to create an simple and efficient way to mange photos. The company is among 6 companies with early…

420일 전
Korean guesthouse accommodation startup Jienem receives Angel Club investment

Jienem, a guesthouse accommodation service specialist and catering for Chinese tourists has received an investment of US$200k (KRW 240m) from Angel Club an Accredited Investor (AI). In August last year, the company also received an early…

424일 전