Announcing TechCrunch Japan

I am very pleased to announce that TechCrunch is now available in Japanese at

All TechCrunch content will be translated into Japanese and posted within a day or so of the English version. In addition, Japanese startups will be featured on the site, and many of those posts will be translated to English for inclusion on the main TechCrunch site. The RSS feed is

I have high hopes for TechCrunch Japan – TechCrunch France is now one of the largest French blogs (if not the largest).