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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Line gained just 7M monthly active users in the last six months as it fails to catch on outside core markets of Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Indonesia   —  Chat App Firm Line Focuses On Services After Adding Just 1M MAUs In 3 Months  —  Line, one of Asia's top messaging app companies …
Nov 1, 2015, 7:10 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sony Records $280M Profit In Q2 2015 But Its Smartphone Struggles Continue   —  Sony's financial turnaround continues with its Q2 2015 period.  The Japanese company posted a slim net profit of $280 million (33.6 billion JPY) on revenue of $15.8 billion (1,892.7 billion JPY).
Oct 29, 2015, 4:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba Beats Expectations As Revenue Increases 32% To $3.5B In Q2 2015   —  Alibaba's latest Q2 2015 earnings have dropped and the company, which was expected to have a difficult quarter, has beaten expectations with $3.488 billion in revenue and adjusted earnings per share of $0.57.
Oct 27, 2015, 7:40 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google Invests In Mobvoi, Its Android Wear Partner In China   —  Google's services are not available in China, but that isn't stopping it from making a significant investment in a company based on Chinese soil.  The U.S. search giant is backing Mobvoi, a three-year-old company specializing …
Oct 20, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Chinese Uber rival Yidao Yongche raises $700M at $1B valuation from streaming video service LeTV, who now owns a 70% stake   —  Yidao Yongche, A Lesser Rival To Uber In China, Raises $700M At A $1B Valuation  —  There's major investment news for taxi-hailing apps in China …
Oct 20, 2015, 5:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Deezer, A Rival To Spotify, Plans To Raise $343M In French IPO   —  French music streaming service Deezer has announced that it plans to raise €300 million ($343 million) in a public listing that will take place in its native France at the end of this month.
Oct 15, 2015, 3:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Line Adds End-To-End Encryption To Its Mobile Messaging App   —  Japan-based Line is finally bringing end-to-end encryption to its mobile messaging service, which is used by over 211 million people worldwide each month.  —  The company said today that a new security feature, dubbed ‘Letter Sealing’ …
Oct 13, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Uber Is Testing UberCommute, A New Carpooling Service, In China   —  Uber is testing a new kind of carpooling service after it announced UberCommute, a service that will be piloted first in China.  The news comes weeks after UberChina closed a $1.2 billion funding round.
Sep 22, 2015, 11:10 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Intel Invests $67M Into 8 Chinese Companies, Including Segway Owner Ninebot   —  Fresh off a $60 million deal with Shanghai-based drone maker Yuneec, Intel is continuing to ramp up its investment in Chinese tech startups after the U.S. firm revealed it has pumped $67 million into eight companies in the country.
Sep 18, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
500 Startups Announces A $30 Million Fund For Japan   —  500 Startups is continuing its quest to cover Asia after the U.S.-headquartered VC company launched a $30 million microfund for Japan.  —  The firm first moved into Asia in 2013 with its $10 million ‘500 Durians’ fund for Southeast Asia.
Sep 8, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context

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