News from LINE Corporation A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

Feb 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Introducing "Foodie" Dedicated Camera App for Food Photos

 LINE Corporation has announced the release of "Foodie," a new camera app available for free on both iPhone and Android devices, dedicated to...


Dec 02, 2015, 09:00 ET LINE Launches Tale, #TheUltimateHashtagCommunity App Focused on Engaging and Unique Content

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free messaging app LINE, announced today the official launch of Tale, a new app where people with...


Jun 17, 2015, 09:00 ET LINE, the Pioneer of Stickers, Officially Launches Keyboard App "Emoji LINE"

 LINE Euro-Americas Corporation, owner and operator of the free messaging app LINE, announced today the official launch of Emoji LINE, a...


Feb 17, 2015, 09:00 ET LINE and UNICEF sign Global Partnership Agreement

 LINE, the world's leading mobile platform, and The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) signed a global partnership agreement on February...


Feb 06, 2015, 14:29 ET LINE Wins "Best International Startup" at the 8th Annual Crunchies Awards Ceremony Hosted in the U.S. by Tech Crunch and VentureBeat

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced that it was recipient of "The 2015 Crunchies Award...


Jan 09, 2015, 08:00 ET Announcing the Official Release of LINE Stickers, the Sticker Posting Community App That Lets Users Share Stickers Tagged with Short Phrases

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, has announced the release of LINE Stickers, a new sticker...


Dec 16, 2014, 12:46 ET LINE Releases Mobile Payment Service, LINE Pay

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the release of a new update for the app, version 4.8....


Nov 26, 2014, 11:19 ET LINE Releases 6 Month Post-Launch Sales and Usage Figures for LINE Creators Market

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, has released sales and usage results for the 6 month period from the...


Nov 11, 2014, 10:12 ET LINE Rangers, the Tower Defense Game with Over 23 Million Downloads, Starts Worldwide Collaboration with Angry Birds

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the collaboration between its tower defense game LINE...


Nov 07, 2014, 08:00 ET LINE Expands Creative Platform with LINKIN PARK

 LINE Euro-Americas Corporation (subsidiary of LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE) announces a new...


Oct 27, 2014, 19:09 ET LINE POP 2, the Hexagon-Based Puzzle Game and Successor to LINE POP, the Hit Title with over 47 Million Global Downloads, Begins Service Today

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, began service for its hexagon-based puzzle game, LINE POP 2,...


Oct 16, 2014, 17:11 ET LINE for iPad Released Globally

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the global release of the iPad version of the...


Sep 25, 2014, 11:00 ET LINE & GIPHY Fuel Creativity to Build a True Global Language

 With a shared vision for defining today's collective visual language, LINE Euro-Americas Corporation (subsidiary of LINE Corporation, owner...


Aug 28, 2014, 10:03 ET LINE Tops All Communication Services Worldwide with Over USD 11.86 Million in Total Sticker Sales

LINE Corporation announced the release of its sales and usage results for the three-month period between May 8 and August 7, 2014 since the launch...


Aug 12, 2014, 22:18 ET LINE Launches B612 Camera App for Taking the Perfect Selfie

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the launch of B612, a brand new camera app made...


Jul 22, 2014, 13:10 ET LINE Introduces Hidden Chats, Allowing Users to Set Time Limits to Their Messages

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the release of the Hidden Chats feature for the...


Jul 01, 2014, 08:00 ET Japanese Puzzle Game Sensation "LINE: Disney Tsum Tsum" Launches in U.S. & 39 Other Regions

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the release of the English version of its...


Jun 23, 2014, 22:20 ET LINE Celebrates Third Anniversary

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced that the service reached its third anniversary today,...


Jun 10, 2014, 22:02 ET LINE Brings Official Sticker Making App "LINE Selfie Sticker" to iPhones

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the release of the family app "LINE Selfie...


Jun 05, 2014, 10:03 ET LINE Partners with Critics' Choice Television Awards 2014

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, announced its partnership with the 4th Annual Critics' Choice...


Apr 30, 2014, 09:00 ET LINE Partners with Wango Tango to Connect KIIS-FM's Biggest Event with its Listeners

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, announced its partnership with Clear Channel Media and...


Feb 04, 2014, 01:00 ET LINE Euro-Americas Partners With Telefonica in Exclusive Firefox OS Deal

Telefonica and LINE Euro-Americas Corporation, subsidiary of LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app, LINE, today...


Dec 11, 2013, 13:00 ET LINE Invites Users Worldwide to Help "Build a Brighter Tomorrow for our Children"

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced the launch of its charity project LINE Santa Claus,...


Nov 25, 2013, 14:05 ET LINE Exceeds 300 Million Registered Users Worldwide

LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, today announced that it has exceeded 300 million registered users...


Oct 25, 2013, 14:24 ET LINE GAME Unveils the Trick-Based Action Game, LINE Nutlings Tournament

 LINE Corporation, owner and operator of the free call and messaging app LINE, announced the release of "LINE Nutlings Tournament," a...