Asics, through its subsidiary Asics Ventures Corp. of Kobe, Japan, has purchased a stake in Run.Edge Limited, a start-up that was spun off from Fujitsu Limited in June 2018 and produces applications for real-time sports video analysis. Among its applications are Fl-ux, Pitchbase and Taguru. Fl-ux is in use by 80 football, basketball and rugby clubs in Japan and elsewhere, Pitchbase by 14 professional baseball teams in the U.S. and Japan and Taguru for online education at universities and private tutoring firms, enabling students to take notes. Run.Edge is headquartered in Tokyo.