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LG G6 Offers Ultimate User Convenience and Productivity
LG G6 Offers Ultimate User Convenience and Productivity with Fullvision Display
LG Electronics (LG) will feature its new mobile UX 6.0 in its upcoming G6 smartphone specifically customized to maximize the advantages of the device’s expansive FullVision display. LG G6 will feature a 5.7-inch QHD+ FullVision display (2,880 x 1,440) with an 18:9 screen aspect ratio that almost ent
LG Introduces Innovative OLED Digital Signage and Advan
LG Electronics (LG) is taking digital signage technology to a whole new level by showcasing its advanced business-to-business digital signage solutions at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017 in Amsterdam from February 7-10. Innovative products such as LG’s Fl...
SK Telecom's smartwatch authentication certified by FID
SK Telecom Co.'s smartwatch authentication for online services has been certified by a major international certification alliance to help reduce reliance on passwords, the company announced Wednesday.The new system certified by Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) ...
Samsung Electronics Innovating the North American Air C
Samsung Electronics unveiled how it is innovating the North American air conditioning market at the 2017 International Air Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) in Las Vegas. Highlighted by the Max Heat Series designed specifically for col...
Communications
World's First 5G Federated Network Slicing Grants Globa
World's First 5G Federated Network Slicing Grants Global Reach
SK Telecom announced that SK Telecom, Deutsche Telekom (DT), Ericsson have jointly built and demonstrated the world’s first intercontinental 5G trial network. SK Telecom and DT network slices are now available in the other operator’s footprint - Korea and Germany are connected. A proof-of-concept ha
SK Telecom Completes Deployment of LTE-R for Busan Subw
SK Telecom today announced that it, together with Busan Transportation Corporation (BTC), has deployed the world’s first LTE-R, a standard for the next-generation railway communication system, on Busan Subway Line 1.Since entering a contract for the deployment...
SK Telecom and CAT Telecom Sign Contract for IoT Networ
SK Telecom today announced that it signed a contract with CAT Telecom (or CAT Telecom Public Company Ltd.), a state-owned telecommunications service provider in Thailand, for the deployment of IoT networks and provision of technology consulting.Under the contr...
SK Telecom team up with AmorePacific for smart beauty-m
South Korea’s leading cosmetics company Amorepacific Corp. teamed up with unlikely partner SK Telecom, the country’s leading wireless carrier, for development in new beauty products and services based on the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data. The beauty pr...
Computing
Samsung and Google Introduce the Next Generation Chrome
Samsung and Google Introduce the Next Generation Chromebook Designed for Google Play
Samsung Electronics today announced the Samsung Chromebook Plus and Chromebook Pro, the latest generation of its Chromebooks that pairs the power and productivity of a laptop with the flexibility and versatility of a tablet. Samsung and Google partnered to design this next generation Chromebook, whi
Samsung Opens Up a New World of Gaming with First-Ever
Samsung Electronics today unveiled the award-winning Samsung Notebook Odyssey, a new portable gaming PC with high-power performance and dynamic display. Available in 17.3-inch and 15.6-inch models, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey packs power in a beautiful and in...
Samsung to Introduce New Quantum Dot Curved Monitor at
Samsung Electronics will unveil its new CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor, demonstrating its continued leadership of the entertainment visual display market.“Today’s multimedia consumers, quite rightly, have high expectations and demand a truly cutting edge, to...
LG’s Newest, Most Exciting 4K HDR Monitors Coming to CE
Already an industry leader renowned for integrating cutting-edge technology into its premium, high-resolution monitors, LG Electronics (LG) is pushing the industry to the next level with plans to introduce a HDR-compatible 32-inch UHD 4K monitor at the 2017 Co...
Car
Hyundai Showcases IONIQ Full Line-Up at Detroit Interna
Hyundai Showcases IONIQ Full Line-Up at Detroit International Auto Show
Hyundai Motor Company is showcasing three of its latest eco-focused models: the IONIQ Electric, IONIQ Hybrid and IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Elantra Sport, unveiled in the fall of 2016, will also be featured at the Detroit event. “IONIQ will attract an
Hyundai Motor to Showcase Vision for Future Mobility at
Hyundai Motor will showcase its vision for future mobility at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, from January 5 to 8, 2017. The Hyundai Motor booth is set to host a range of innovative technologies that focus on intelligent autonomous driving an...
New high speed railway launched to win customer satisfa
Those who travel by high speed train between Seoul and Busan or Mokpo now have the opportunity to choose between the two trains thanks to the launch of the Super Rapid Train (SRT) on Dec. 8.The SRT travels from Suseo Station in Gangnam, southern Seoul, to Bus...
Hyundai Motor Advances Development of Connected Car Ope
Hyundai Motor is accelerating development of its advanced ccOS (connected car Operating System), the core platform technology for its future connected cars. The highly sophisticated software will optimize the high-speed transmission and reception of data withi...
Industry
LG Innotek Launches Thermoelectic Module for Home Appli
LG Innotek Launches Thermoelectic Module for Home Appliance and Automotive
LG Innotek announced it has successfully carried out mass production of a 'thermoelectric module', a cutting-edge component that provides both cooling and heating functions with just this one component.Since it is small and light, it can improve the design and convenience of products such as
Samsung’s Exynos Processors Selected to Revolutionize A
Samsung Electronics today announced its participation in the Audi Progressive SemiConductor Program (PSCP) as a partner supplier of Exynos processors, its own System-on-Chip (SoC) solution, for Audi’s In Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system.Audi’s PSCP was first ...
Hyundai Showcases IONIQ Full Line-Up at Detroit Interna
Hyundai Motor Company is showcasing three of its latest eco-focused models: the IONIQ Electric, IONIQ Hybrid and IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Elantra Sport, unveiled in the fall of 2016, will also be featured at t...
Hyundai Motor to Showcase Vision for Future Mobility at
Hyundai Motor will showcase its vision for future mobility at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, from January 5 to 8, 2017. The Hyundai Motor booth is set to host a range of innovative technologies that focus on intelligent autonomous driving an...
Policy
Hackathon opens under the theme “30 hour endeavor of so
Hackathon opens under the theme “30 hour endeavor of solving the city’s problems”
A “Hackathon” where 400 people’s ideas and cooperation in an effort to resolve Seoul’s city problems such as welfare, environment, culture and tourism, health, and transportation will be held.Hackathon is a compound word comprised of “hacker” and “marathon”, and it refers to a competition which gath
France to host 'Korean culture week' in early June
A series of festivals and exhibits focusing on Korean art, music, cuisine and handicrafts will open across France starting June 1 in what people are calling "K-Culture Week in France".This week of festivities is in line with a broader series of events that m...
Enjoy PyeongChang Winter Olympics with no language barr
The PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics are now likely to be language barrier-free international sporting events.In order to cooperate on the development of translation and interpretation (T&I) technologies, a memorandum of understanding (MOU) was sig...
Korea and Japan discuss copyright laws in Tokyo
The 2015 Korea-Japan Copyright Forum was held on Dec. 14 in Tokyo.The theme of this year's forum was "Protecting the digital society from infringement of copyrighted material." Government officials as well as academic and industry experts in the copyrigh...
Entertainment
SISTAR to Livestream Showcase for 4th Mini Album on Jun
SISTAR to Livestream Showcase for 4th Mini Album on June 21
SISTAR has revealed that they are planning to livestream the showcase for their 4th mini album.SISTAR′s agency Starship Entertainment stated, "On June 21, SISTAR will hold a showcase for their 4th mini album and perform their new song for the first time. This showcase will be livestreamed all
YG Entertainment reveals second girl group member
YG Entertainment has revealed teaser images for the second member of their new girl group, Lisa.On June 8, YG Entertainment revealed 7 teaser images on their official blog with the message, "NEW GIRL GROUP - MEMBER #2 : LISA." The revealed photos show Lisa i...
EXO making a comeback with their 3rd album on June 9
Global group EXO will finally be making a comeback.EXO will make their comeback on June 9 with their 3rd album and they are expected to become a sensation in the music scene once again.The upcoming album will be EXO′s first album in 6 months since the re...
Jin Goo and Han Ji-min to attend KCON 2016 France
Korean actors Jin Goo and Han Ji Min have confirmed their attendance to the upcoming KCON 2016 France. KCON 2016 France marks the first KCON ever to be held in Europe.Jin Goo and Han Ji Min will be joining special MC Leeteuk from Super Junior as well as artist...
Life & Culture
Mascots unveiled for PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, Paralym
Mascots unveiled for PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, Paralympics
The official mascots for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games have been unveiled.Soohorang is a white tiger and Bandabi is an Asian black bear, or moon bear. It was announced on June 2 that the two animals were chosen as mascots for the games and were approved by the Internationa
Top14 can’t-miss festivals in Seoul this year
14 festivals are selected as representative festivals in Seoul called ‘Brand Festivals’ for each season. For those who missed Seoul International Fireworks Festival and Seoul Lantern Festival, Seoul Metropolitan Government prepares other festival schedules. C...
Cultural experiences in downtown Seoul in 2016!
Seoul Metropolitan Government is offering a diverse range of cultural events for everyone to enjoy with family, friends, or loved ones in 2016.Parents who wish to give their children special memories during the vacation months should consider taking them to se...
More people communicates with smartphones in Korea
More and more people are connecting to the Internet through their smartphones instead of with their desktop computers.This trend is shown in the recent "2015 Survey of Internet Usage" conducted by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning and the Kore...