/ Feb 28, 2018

Amazon buys California-based video doorbell startup Ring

Amazon confirmed Tuesday that it bought video doorbell startup Ring, in a move that could help the internet giant's delivery arm reach into people's homes. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but online reports valued the deal at more than $1 billion. "We're excited ...

Dec 8, 2017

INCJ looks to become holding company in bid to boost investment in startups

The state-backed Innovation Network Corporation of Japan investment fund will turn itself into a holding company to strengthen governance and boost investment in promising startup firms, a draft plan showed Thursday. The INCJ has been criticized for an excessive emphasis on rescuing financially struggling companies ...