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Chris DeWolfe interview: Jam City bets on Disney Frozen 2 collaboration

DealStreetAsia

Japan’s JERA in talks to buy stake in Taiwan’s Formosa 3 offshore wind project

TechCrunch

Instagram tests hiding Like counts globally

GoNintendoTweet

Nintendo TOKYO reconfirms plans to sell Nintendo hardware and prepaid cards

ZDNet

Yahoo Japan to combine with Line chat app: Report

Gaming Level

Famitsu charts: Nintendo Switch family sold 88,772 units in Japan

DealStreetAsia , Reuters Tech News , CNBC Tech

SoftBank Corp-backed Yahoo Japan confirms merger talks with Line

The Bridge (English)

Japanese crowdsourcing startup Lancers files for IPO

GeekWire

After visiting asteroid, Japan’s Hayabusa 2 probe heads back to Earth with samples

CNBC Tech

SoftBank-backed delivery start-up DoorDash is reportedly being valued at $13 billion as it pulls in more cash

Cointelegraph

UPS and Agritech Firm Use Blockchain to Verify Beef Shipment From US to Japan

TechXplore

UPS tracks beef shipment from farm to table with new technology

$1,300,000 Seed fund
VCCircle

SuperGaming gets seed capital from Japan’s Dream Incubator, AET Fund

TechCrunch

Yahoo Japan and Line are reportedly going to merge

CNET

Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft just left Ryugu to bring asteroid samples back to Earth

Nintendo Everything

Rumor: Super Nintendo World concept art offers more detailed look

The Verge

Fukushima reinvents itself with a $2.7 billion bet on renewables

Technical.ly Baltimore

Between Two Founders: Renalert talks scale after Beta City win

TechXplore

Nissan slashes full-year forecast as first-half profit falls

ZDNet

Nokia and Sendai test drone use cases for tsunamis