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This Week in Asia Episode 57: Robert & Matthew from myGengo

myGengo is a Japanese start-up which deliver value for users to order cheap and high quality translations on the web. In TWIA‘s virtual studio, they have both co-founders, Robert Laing (@robert_laing) & Matthew Romaine (@quanza) telling them how the idea come about, the interesting features on myGengo and also the challenges in fundraising and setting up in Japan. TWIA hears how they manage to get Dave McClure to be their angel investor and their journey from the far east to Silicon Valley for fundraising this year, and finally wrap up with their future plans.

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