24 Sep '11, 6am

Japan Digest: InMobi’s massive funding, GREE and DeNA tap into tablet markets, and more:

Japan Digest: InMobi’s massive funding, GREE and DeNA tap into tablet markets, and more September 24, 2011 by Egi SEPTIADI Here are some interesting startup news from Japan, not only from its capital, Tokyo, but also other startup hubs like Fukuoka, Kyoto, Osaka, and many more. (1) Mobile ad network InMobi has secured US$200 million in funding from telco SoftBank, purportedly one of the largest investments in the mobile internet space globally. (2) Social network games company GREE has announced that they will expand their “GREE Platform for smartphone” to Android tablets and iPads . Their developing partners will have their apps automatically optimized for tablets. (3) DeNA has begun development of its mobile gaming platform Mobage for tablet devices. Since the middle of September, their game engine “Mobage ngCore SDK” has been made compatible with tablets . It is now pos...

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