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  • 2017-10-11 thumbnail

    K-Beauty Is No Longer A Trend

    K-beauty is not a trend. At this point “K-beauty” can simply be called “beauty”, as Korea has firmly established itself as the literal global leader of cosmetics trends. Buzzwords like hallyu have long passed their expiry dates and it’s now perfectly normal to smear snail cream all over your face to start the .... Read more

  • 2017-08-25 thumbnail

    Don’t Sleep on Korea, the Optimal Tech Test Bed

    In my last post, I explained the current state of Korea’s tech and startup ecosystem. This post takes a deeper dive into why Korea is such an ideal environment for startups to grow. Wired and Ready to Go Korea has rapidly advanced to become the world’s most connected country. It leads the wo .... Read more

  • 2017-07-26 thumbnail

    From Little Things, Big Things Grow

    You’ve seen the headlines and viral videos out of Korea, but how well do you really know the country? Here are a few stats and facts to help you understand why Korea today is one of the most competitive economies in Asia and an emerging startup hub. Density is Destiny Korea has a p .... Read more

  • 2017-04-28 thumbnail

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Crowdfunding

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Crowdfunding This is the las post in our 4 series of investment trends. Born2Global discusses about venture capital investment, angel investment, EXIT, and crowdfunding. Crowdfunding Investment crowdfunding was first introduced in Korea in 2016. .... Read more

  • 2017-04-17 thumbnail

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: EXIT

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: EXIT This is the third post in our 4 series of investment trends. Born2Global discusses about venture capital investment, angel investment, exit, and crowdfunding. IPO Outside Korea, initial public offering (IPO) is the most powerful means for investors an .... Read more

  • 2017-04-12 thumbnail

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Angel Investment

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Angel Investment This is the second post in our 4 series of investment trends. Born2Global discusses about venture capital investment, angel investment, exit, and crowdfunding. Stay tuned for the upcoming 3 series. Angel investment records 11-year high .... Read more

  • 2017-04-06 thumbnail

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Venture Capital Investment

    Discover Korea’s Startup Investment Trends: Venture Capital Investment This is the first post in our 4 series of investment trends. Born2Global discusses about venture capital investment, angel investment, Exit, and crowdfunding. Stay tuned over the coming month as we present following 3 series. New .... Read more

STARTUPS OF THE WEEK

    • 1 Riiid
      Headquarters

      29, Teheran-ro 87-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

      Description

      Riiid is bring creative disruption to education market through AI technology.

    • 2 SendBird
      Headquarters

      541 Jefferson Ave. Suite 100 SendBird, Redwood City, CA 94063

      Description

      The Simplest Solution for Chat and Messaging

    • 3 NEOFECT
      Headquarters

      West Building #401, Dankook Uni., 152, Jukjeon-ro, Suji-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16890

      Description

      Smart Glove Speeds Rehabilitation of Stroke Patients

    • 4 SMART STUDY
      Headquarters

      5F, 94, Myeongdal-ro Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06668

      Description

      Sing, Play and Learn with PINKFONG

    • 5 SketchOn
      Headquarters

      Corporate Collaboration Center #85313, 2066, Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16419

      Description

      Harmless, Easy-to-Erase Printed Tattoos

    • 6 linkflow
      Headquarters

      Yugi tower 13F, Teheran-ro 69gil 5, Gangnam-gu, Seoul Korea

      Description

      Wearable 360 degree camera company

    • 7 MOIN
      Headquarters

      B2F, Google Campus, 417, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06182

      Description

    • 8 Exosystems, Inc.
      Headquarters

      #804, 815, Daewangpangyo-ro, Sujeong-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea

      Description

      Exosystems provides a new paradigm of rehabilitation with the slogan-“Fun @Home, Data Driven Rehab!”

    • 9 Dable
      Headquarters

      #301, 22, Nonhyeon-ro 79-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06237

      Description

      Explain Your Business in One Line

    • 10 Visual Camp
      Headquarters

      Startup Campus #325, 289beon-gil 20, Pangyo-ro Bundang-gu, Gyeonggi-do, 13488

      Description

      Eye Tracking Technologies for Mobile VR Devices

    • 11 4DREPLAY KOREA
      Headquarters

      3003 NORTH 1ST ST. SUITE#221 SAN JOSE, CA, 95134

      Description

      Creating Experience ─ Highly Advanced 4D Video Solution

    • 12 MOPIC
      Headquarters

      85307, corporate collaboration center, 2066 Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si Gyeonggi-do, Korea 16419

      Description

      Your Breathtaking Mobile 3D Theater

    • 13 NEWRATEK
      Headquarters

      2~4F, Iksung Building, 6, Bongeunsa-ro 112-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06170

      Description

      New Radio Communications for a New Era

    • 14 ZOYI Corporation
      Headquarters

      15F, KR Tower, 141, Teheran-ro Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06132

      Description

      Growth Hacking for O2O Commerce

    • 15 Salted Venture
      Headquarters

      340 Nonhyeon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06227

      Description

      Fixing Golf Swings and Squats from the Feet

    • 16 REDTABLE
      Headquarters

      410, Startup Campus Building #3, 20, Pangyo-ro 289 beon-gil, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

      Description

    • 17 eyedea
      Headquarters

      5F, 98, Seongmisan-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul, 03986

      Description

      Autonomous Flying Selfie Drone

    • 18 Innomdle Lab
      Headquarters

      2F, 3, Eonnam 1-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06778

      Description

      Touch Your Sound

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