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Wednesday, February 22, 2017


Photo caption: The self-drive car 'Prius V' that Naver will test on an actual road.
First Drive Test
21 February 2017 - 12:45pm
The Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs announced on February 20 that the ministry gave Naver Labs, a technology research and development subsidiary of Naver permission to temporarily...
The South Korean government holds a technology demonstration session to test so-called live drone mapping technology to cover inaccessible areas such as military zones and disaster areas.
Map for Drone
21 February 2017 - 11:30am
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure & Transport of South Korea announced on February 20 that it holds a technology demonstration session at the Han River Drone Park on February 21 to test so-...
Samsung Electronics has succeeded in developing a communication chip which is to play a pivotal role in the next-generation 5G mobile communication.
5G Mobile Chip
20 February 2017 - 12:30pm
Samsung Electronics announced on Feb. 19 that it has succeeded in developing a communication chip which is to play a pivotal role in the next-generation 5G mobile communication. With the latest...
Harman CEO Dinesh Paliwal, right, and Samsung Electronics CEO Sohn Young-kwon pose for a photo in front of the Oasis autonomous concept car jointly developed with Swiss automaker Rinspeed.
A Good News amid Ordeal
20 February 2017 - 12:30pm
Despite the absence of Samsung’s heir apparent Lee Jae-Yong right now, Samsung Electronics has practically acquired Harman International Industries, the largest electronics equipment maker in the...
S. Korea, an internet service powerhouse, ranked eighth, which is blamed on the application of different evaluation criteria that run counter to Korea’s reality.
Due to Different Evaluation Criteria
20 February 2017 - 12:15pm
Japan topped the list in the mobile broadband penetration statistics of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Korea, an internet service powerhouse, ranked eighth. This...
The South Korean government will come up with new legal standards within this year to define the legal statuses, responsibilities and ethical standards of new industries based on artificial intelligence.
Legal Preparation for AI Era
17 February 2017 - 12:45pm
The South Korean government held a ministerial meeting on February 16, presided over by Acting President Hwang Kyo-Ahn. There, Minister of Science, ICT & Future Planning Choi Yang-hee announced...
Samsung Electronics will take the wrap off Galaxy Tab S3 at a new product launch event in Barcelona, Spain on February 26.
Tablt PC Battle
17 February 2017 - 11:00am
As the global tablet PC market has been suffering from a slump for years, Samsung Electronics and Apple are expected to launch their new tablet PCs this spring. People are paying attention to whether...
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are planning to inject US$14 billion into semiconductor facilities this year, up 27.3 percent from a year earlier.
For Keeping Leadership
17 February 2017 - 10:30am
South Korean semiconductor businesses are seeking to take the initiative in the 3D NAND flash market by increasing investment in facilities this year by approximately 30 percent compared to last year...
SK Telecom has developed federated network slicing for 5G communication networking, for the first time in the world in cooperation with Deutsche Telekom and Ericsson.
5G-based Roaming
16 February 2017 - 1:15pm
SK Telecom announced on February 15 that it developed federated network slicing, one of the most important techniques for the realization of 5G communication networks, for the first time in the world...
Korea’s ICT exports rose 16.7 percent in January to US$13.83 billion compared to US$11.85 billion in the same month of last year.
Biggest Contributor
16 February 2017 - 12:30pm
The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy said on February 15 that Korea’s ICT exports in January rose 16.7 percent to US$13.83 billion...
The decline in the popularity of Pokemon Go in South Korea is because of the simplicity and repetitiveness of the game.
Different Tastes
16 February 2017 - 12:00pm
According to market research firm WiseApp, 6.43 million South Korean Android phone users played Pokemon Go at least once between February 6 and 12, down 7% from the previous week. The daily average...
Enlarged view of ultrafine pattern for forgery prevention
Ultrafine Laser Pattern Processing
16 February 2017 - 11:00am
The Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning announced on February 15 that senior researcher Roh Ji-hwan at the Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials and his research team developed a...


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