Japan

Driven by livestreams, consumer spending in social apps to hit $17.2B in 2025

Tech Crunch The livestreaming boom is driving a significant uptick in the creator economy, as a new forecast estimates consumers…

Privacy-oriented search app Xayn raises $12M from Japanese backers to go into devices

Tech Crunch Back in December 2020 we covered the launch of a new kind of smartphone app-based search engine, Xayn.…