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101 Top Japanese Mobile Apps Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Mobile Apps companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Mobile Apps industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Mobile Apps Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

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LINE develops calling and messaging applications for mobile phones in Japan and internationally.

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Nota develops an app for seriously easy sharing of screen caps and GIFs and Scrapbox, a new style of note-taking for teams.

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TakeMe Co., Ltd.

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TakeMe offers an “All-in-One” payment platform for our pre- and post- pay value added services for merchants to digitally transform quickly

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GINKAN

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A Tokyo based startup focused on mobile app development & management. Runs SynchroLife, the app loved by eaters!

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TableCheck

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TableCheck is a world-class reservation platform that centralizes reservations from third-party reservation sites.

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cocone

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cocone develops and publishes mobile games and applications, and provides assistance to maintain their social media presence.

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CANDY HOUSE

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CANDY HOUSE is a design house catering simple and smart services and things that are enjoyable and fun like candy.

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Line Pay

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Line Pay is a secure & easy payment platform.

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JapanTaxi

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JapanTaxi is a Provider of taxi booking services designed to cater the needs of people in Japan.

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AppBrew(Lips)

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AppBrew develops LIPS, a mobile application for users to share and read real reviews on cosmetics, nail care, personal care, etc.

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Let

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Let is a mobile app that allows users to buy and sell goods with translation.

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NearMe

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NearMe is created to find people who want to go in the same direction by taxi and can share.

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Africa Incubator

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Africa Incubator is an IT company that specializes in developing mobile applications for sales management.

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LBB

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LBB is a mobile order app that allows customers to use their smartphones to order to ease queues when crowded.

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Aiming

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Aiming Inc provides assistance with the planning, production, and development of online games.

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AI CROSS

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AI CROSS is an internet company that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to help enterprises communicate through mobile with their customers.

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Miive

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Mobile wallet-based employee benefit SaaS.

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Azit

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Azit is an application developer that aims to close the gap in everyone’s mobility.

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Al Travel

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Al Travel is a next-generation cloud-type business travel arrangement and management system (BTM).

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BluAge

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BluAge is a company that specializes in developing room search application.

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G-cluster

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G-cluster Global provides services worldwide, using its cloud-based content provision technology, G-cluster.

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SpeakBUDDY

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SpeakBUDDY is an E-Learning company.

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VASILY, Inc.

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VASILY operates an online fashion coordination community.

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Japan Legal System Institute

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Legal Technology, Legal Tech, Artificial Intelligence, AI, Document, SaaS, Smart Contract App.

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Nupp1

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Nupp1 is a mobile application to find a fitness center.

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LOGIC Japan

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Logic is a software company developing a new care record system developed at the request of care providers.

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basic

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Basic provides a range of internet application marketing services.

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anamne Inc.

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anamne is that you can medical counseling by app and web online for women.

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and factory

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And factory is a smartphone business company that works on different service applications centered on the smartphone business.

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Follop

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Follop is an application that turns SNS posts into cash instantly.

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Happy Elements Japan

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Happy Elements is focused on the development of social, web, and mobile games as well as publishing services.

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SakeWiz

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SakeWiz is a developed an app for sake and operated an Italian restaurant

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Context app

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Context App is a mobile application that enables its users to compose text messages with attached pictures for their friends and family.

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Pairy

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Pairy is a Japan-based social network application for couples that allows users to keep relationship-related records.

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Fablic

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Fablic is the maker of women-focused flea-market app Fril allowing females to verify their identity on the app through Facebook.

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Recipio Japan

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Recipio is a menu proposal application that utilizes AI.

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ShockTech

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ShockTech is an IT company that develops business efficiency tools for restaurants.

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PeraPera

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PeraPera delivers the most read blog posts in Silicon Valley in Japanese.

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Pocket Supernova

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Pocket Supernova develops video-messaging and other mobile applications.

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Coinboard

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Coinboard is a service that allows centralized management of virtual currency ownership and transaction history.

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UKETORU

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UKETORU is app that can reduce redelivery and increase efficiency of delivery for home delivery companies.

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EMET Creation

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Vimet is a video app that allows you to instantly watch your favorite topic videos.

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Aplaca.Lab

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Aplaca.Lab is a platform that matches restaurants and business owners to driving agencies.

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BXD

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BXD focuses on developing HTML5 browser games for mobile.

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Hinata Designs

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Branding planning, training and lecture

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PRO

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PRO is a website and mobile application development company.

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Opendoors

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Opendoors designs multi-sided frictionless markeplaces where humans and AI complement each others.

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Chia

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Chia helps online creators and online brands with their web publishing platform and powerful marketing technologies.

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Voice App Lab

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Voice App Lab engages in the development of voice skill, chatbot and conversation interface design consulting services.

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Compath Me, Inc.

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Compath Me, Inc. is a software developer that develops a mobile application for its users.

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CP Links

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CP Links offers mobile application development and consulting services.

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Sony Mobile Communications

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Sony Mobile Communications offers a portfolio of smartphones, tablets, smart products, and accessories.

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Donuts

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Donuts provides services in the fields of IT field focusing on SaaS, game, media, and medical.

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Atlas Associates

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Aiming to build an ecosystem centered on the world of social networks existing on digital spaces and create markets

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Kiddy

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KiDDY is a Japanese mobile app that allows parents to privately upload and organize the photos of their kids.

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TECHNICAL HERO

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TECHNICAL HERO specializes in mobile and web application development services.

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PONOS

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PONOS is a mobile app developer company and developed apps like Ballistik War

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eureka, Inc.

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runs marriage hunting app, apps for couples

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IGEL

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IGEL designs and develops mobile apps and software products.

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Kairosoft Co. Ltd.

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Kairosoft is a Japanese video game developer that has created a number of simulation games for cell phones and PCs.

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CyberZ

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CyberZ is an e-sports business company.

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Neos Corporation

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Neos Corporation is a consumer web solutionist with knowledge and technology on the server systems: the internet and mobile applications.

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KIHEITAI

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Kiheitai is a global communication platform that develops mobile application.

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Mighty Craft

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Mighty Craft provides mobile game development, mobile, and web solution services.

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Lunascape

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Lunascape develops the world’s first triple-engine browser. Fast , Ad-Free and Made-in- Japan.

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CoinJinja

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Japan’s top crypto media: CoinJinja.com (ICO listing site) and CoinView (free, all-in-one crypto investment portfolio management app).

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LOUPE

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Nationwide teacher leads Web Service.

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dotD

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dotD is a business creation firm that supports new business development based on its own business and alliance business.

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J.Score

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J.Score is a mobile application for AI score diagnosis.

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Seesaa

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Seesaa designs and develops smartphone applications.

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Geisha Tokyo Japan

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Geisha Tokyo is an entertainment company offering apps for mobile devices.

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IQP Corporation

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IQP – first in kind Code Free App Market system with development tools and a runtime environment for Cross Platform Business and IoT Apps.

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Flora Maternity

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Flora Maternity Care is a femtech company that brings cutting-edge technological solutions to prenatal care.

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PSOFT

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PSOFT is a CG production software and mobile app developer company.

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Rakuma

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Rakuma is a consumer-to-consumer marketplace app.

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Metamoji

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Metamoji is an IT company that develops customized digital technology solutions for organizations.

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Piascore

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Piascore is an IT company that develops software and apps for musicians.

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SONICMOOV

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SONICMOOV is developing websites, SNS applications, and mobile apps.

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AnySense

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AnySense is a venture company engaged in planning, development, and operation of smartphone applications and web production.

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GOMOBILE

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GOMOBILE is a suite of services for building mobile apps.

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Jorte

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Jorte is a calendar and organizer application for smartphones and tablets.

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VIP Billionaires

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VIP Billionaires is an online social networking app for rich business people.

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NCB

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NCB is a web and mobile application design and development company.

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Hit-Point

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Hit-Point is a mobile game developer in Japan.

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SOZO

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we developed an app on the theme of family bonds.

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THROO

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THROO is a Web system development.

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Kaizendo International Ltd.

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Diversified Japanese business laterally leveraging and growing International opportunities within Japan.

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Neilo

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Neilo is a multi-platform consumer, arcade, and smartphone game developer.

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SP

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SP is an information technology company that offers software and mobile application development services.

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Asobism

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Asobism is a company that plans, develops, and operates entertainment such as consumer games, social games, smartphone apps.

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Pangea K.K.

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Software Mobile Application Development Company.

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Dera Game

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Dera Game plans, develops, and operates smartphone games.

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Kronos

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Kronos is providing AI solutions, IT training, website, and mobile apps development services.

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Accela

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Accela, Inc. is a smartphone application developer.

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Quantex

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Quantex is a web and smartphone application development and cloud service provider company.

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Robinson Technologies

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Robinson Technologies is a mobile game app developer company which has developed applications like Tanke

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App Ape

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App Ape operates as a mobile app analytics service designed to help businesses to analyze their competitors’ KPIs.

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Tyrus

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Tyrus is a digital entertainment startup just founded in February 2015.

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Picable

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Picable is a mobile application for chatting while watching videos.

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REUDO

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REUDO is the developer of mobile phone-related software and hardware Remote monitoring system services.

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Open sesame Technology

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Open sesame Technology offers software, web development, and mobile application services.

Written by Mark Fitz

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