WISHUPON “Going to Station F in France”

WISHUPON, a shopping wish list application, announced that it was selected by Station F, a startup campus based in Paris, France. Station F is part of the French government’s initiative, La French Tech, to support the development of the start-up ecosystem, occupying 34,000㎡ or 366,000sq.ft. Over 30 Multi-national companies such as Facebook, Google, and LVMH are …

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Comento, Attracted Seed Investment from Silicon Valley

Comento, a startup for job-hunting mentoring service, announced on February 7 that it attracted seed investment from 500 Startups, a Silicon Valley seed fund, and Mechanism Angel Fund. The investment amount is undisclosed. Comento is a startup to provide job-seeking mentoring from the employed and recruitment services. Its service connects current employees and job-seekers through …

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Naver-Xiaomi, Cooperation in Artificial Intelligence

Naver, South Korea’s web service giant, signed a strategic memorandum of understanding with Xiaomi, Chinese hardware maker, for technology collaboration of artificial intelligence between Naver’s AI platform Clova, Xiaomi, and its Korean vendor Youmi. This MOU will expand the voice-activated AI technology of Clova to Xiaomi’s IoT devices. “This collaboration with Xiaomi and Youmi will …

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Lululab, AI Beauty Startup, Won Germany’s iF Design Award

Lululab, a startup spun off from Samsung C-Lap, won Germany’s iF Design Award in a communication category with its artificial intelligence skincare assistant, Lumini. iF Design Award is hosted by a world-prestigious independent design institution, iF International Forum Design. For 2018 competition, around 6,400 items from 54 countries were submitted. Lululab’s Lumini was selected as …

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Line Financial Entered Japanese Cryptocurrency Market

LINE, the mobile messenger app of South Korea’s leading online portal Naver, will establish its subsidiary, LINE Financial, followed by its mobile payment app, LINE Pay, in order to strengthen its financial services. LINE Pay is a sharply growing financial operation with its annual payment amount globally exceeding 450 billion yen ($4.1 billion) last year …

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Done in 3 seconds? Smart toothbrush that has never seen before

Unico smartbrush is an innovative product that finishes toothbrushing in only 3 seconds simply by placing it in the mouth. This is possible because it takes the design of a mouthpiece that no product has ever taken before. The smartbrush operates very simple. First, insert Unico toothpaste into a slot on the power unit, where …

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