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IP The “IP” mark is used to designate companies which possess intellectual property which has been registered with the Japan Patent Office.


Decoding the Challenges of Online Shopping

AliveCast inc.

IP

QR codes are already used to pull up bus and train timetables, sign up for promotional campaigns, and more. But the ExOrder app seeks to use these monochrome mosaics to streamline the payment process and take the hassle out of both online shopping and making purchases at brick and mortar stores.


Wearable, Functional, Fashionable

AO,LLC

IP

Sometimes, it is not enough to simply come up with a product or application that works well. For the devices that we keep closest to us, we often require a more personal connection to our technology. With that in mind AO, LLC, is developing a one-touch wireless recorder that can be worn as jewelry.


Robot Secretaries for All

Cofame,Inc.

IP

The ongoing IT revolution is expanding the ways people connect and communicate. Business communication, too, is moving beyond phone and email into social media and beyond. Cofame, Inc.’s newest service enables users to unify and manage all of their business relationships across multiple platforms through a single, AI-enhanced, real-time search function.


Worth Much More Than the Paper It’s Printed On

Content Idea of ASIA Co., Ltd.

IP

Building off one-dimensional barcodes that have been identifying store items since the 1970s, two-dimensional codes such as QR codes used horizontal and vertical geometry to store details such as website links. Now, Content Idea of ASIA Co., Ltd. has gone a step further with a three-dimensional code capable of storing almost a megabyte of data.


A System People Can Bank On

Doreming

IP

Doreming offers an innovative service that provides businesses with a solid HR platform and enables workers to receive pro-rata payments, easing cash flow problems for those who find themselves trapped by limited salaries and payday loans, particularly in developing countries.


Delivering Faster Market Data

eStijl Co., Ltd.

IP

In the cutthroat world of stock, financial and derivative exchanges, data speed offers an edge over competitors. eStijl Co., Ltd. has developed an ultra-low latency distributed messaging system that can transfer massive amounts of data from exchanges with a latency of just 120 nanoseconds in a multithreading environment.


Find Out How Hot Your Website Is

Glad Cube Inc.

IP

Information about how users navigate websites is crucial to sales companies and marketing agencies – in fact, it is crucial for anyone who depends on a web site for part of their business. Traditionally, most use analysis tools that provide numbers about users and site visits. But Glad Cube, Inc., has developed an alternative, based upon qualitative analysis.


A Vision Ahead of Its Time

Iwane Laboratories,Ltd.

IP

Nowadays, we associate street view maps with a certain search giant, but Iwane Laboratories' mobile mapping products beat even the world’s largest online mapping service to the punch by several years. The most impressive aspect of the feat is that the company uses a completely novel approach to generating these first-person virtual maps.


Payment as Simple as the Touch of a Finger

Liquid Inc.

IP

Never worry about forgetting your credit card or wallet again. Liquid, Inc. is pioneering a new technology platform that allows consumers to pay with just the touch of their finger. By linking biometrics information to the consumer’s financial account, payment services can be transacted simply and securely.


The Next Generation of App Development

Monaca Inc.

IP

Even as web and mobile applications expand in utility and ubiquity, cross-platform adaptation for different programming languages remains a challenge. Monaca Inc. offers a simple, Cloud-based development environment that enables programs to be created for different languages simultaneously, eliminating the need to recode for different platforms.


Communication on Another Level

NEURONET, Inc.

IP

Communicating with family and friends through the various video and voice chat applications on the market is convenient, but using them for business often falls short. NEURONET’s Moshi Moshi Interactive is a connectivity platform that combines a diverse set of features, universal compatibility and ease of use for a variety of industries.


A Pattern of Security

Passlogy Co., Ltd.

IP

Online banking and other financial services can be vulnerable to stolen passwords and other hacking. As the world moves towards a more paperless society, protecting vital financial information becomes more important. Passlogy’s “PassLogic” solution combines ease of use with high security, making it more cost-effective and convenient for users.


Harnessing Global Talent

Sekai Lab Pte. Ltd.

IP

“Sekai” is the Japanese word for “world,” and it’s clearly an idea that Sekai Lab Pte. Ltd. takes to heart. The software development company already has 11 offices in 6 countries around the world, and its main office in Tokyo boasts a multinational workforce with employees from 13 countries. The company’s managers see diversity as the key to developing their outsourcing services.


Securing Devices Along the Internet of Things

SELTECH Corporation

IP

It is expected that by 2020, more than 50 billion devices worldwide will be connected through the so-called Internet of Things. But keeping IoT systems free from attack can be a daunting task. SELTECH Corporation specializes in protecting these vulnerable devices and networks, thanks to a product called FEXER OX.


Good Things Come to Those Who Eliminate Waiting

T&TIS, INC.

IP

What if there were a way to accurately predict travel time in advance, based on real-time data? SMARTRA technology from T&TIS, INC. goes beyond the capabilities of standard electronic timetables to offer accurate, real-world transit data in real time, meaning you may no longer have to resign yourself to long waits during transit.


Affordable & Efficient Big Data Analytics

toor Inc.

IP

As digital data expands exponentially day by day, finding a meaningful, cost-effective way to analyze that data is essential to businesses worldwide. While the cost of hiring data scientists is prohibitive for many institutions, toor Inc.’s toorPIA data visualization software puts big data analysis within reach for everyone.


Jumpstarting the Internet of Things

Ubiquitous Corporation

IP

Our daily devices are getting “smarter” by the year, as even household appliances are getting online capabilities. But who can wait for an Internet-enabled refrigerator – or car, for that matter – to take its time getting started? Ubiquitous Corporation. has developed a solution with QuickBoot, which drastically cuts restart times for a variety of devices.