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NFT Experiment

Akiya & Inaka supports technological experimentation as a means to uncover new business opportunities. Our most recent? An Inaka NFT series.
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A Brief History of Business, Part I

On our 1 year anniversary, we thought we'd look back and reflect on where we've come over the year and where we're headed from here.
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$500 Houses in Japan – Fact or Fiction

$500 houses in Japan? The 2021 akiya newscycle is upon us, and this time around it's honing in on a very specific price point. Let's dig in!
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Cryptocurrency Accepted!

Cryptocurrency has been around since 2009 and it's time we saw it do something cool. We now accept cryptocurrency for akiya research!
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Kanto Leading the Pack

We've taken a look at our activity in the so far to see what learnings we could come up with. Unsurprisingly, Kanto is leading the pack!