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Hanwha to foster solar power hub in Chungcheong

Hanwha Group said Friday that it would create a solar power business hub in South Chungcheong Province as part of its renewed commitment to the incumbent administration’s “creative economy” initiat...

Updated : 2015.05.22 18:27

Foreign start-ups edge in on Korean tech turf

This is the second article in a series on foreigners working in Korea’s technology start-up ecosystem. ― Ed.Tech industry pundits in Korea used to joke that this is where overseas companies would co...

Updated : 2015.05.21 19:22

Cafe24, Lazada join forces to tap Southeast Asian e-commerce market

Cafe24, South Korea’s leading e-commerce solutions provider, has teamed up with Singapore-based Lazada Group, a fast-growing online shopping mall, which is often dubbed the “Amazon of Southeast Asia...

Updated : 2015.05.21 19:14

LG Uplus launches new Android TV services

South Korean mobile carrier LG Uplus on Thursday launched Android TV services running on Google’s latest Lollipop operating system for the first time in the domestic market.The collaboration is the l...

Updated : 2015.05.21 19:13

KT teams up with Swedish telecom giant for 5G, IoT

Top executives of South Korea’s largest telecommunications firm KT and Stockholm-based mobile carrier TeliaSonera met in Seoul Thursday to discuss collaboration on the next-generation 5G network and ...

Updated : 2015.05.21 19:13

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Updated : 2015.05.20 18:56

[Herald Interview] The woman behind success of ‘Crossfire’

Korea-made online shooting game “Crossfire,” the very game behind its Chinese distributor Tencent’s stunning growth in recent years, is seeking to repeat its success story around the world. And the...

Updated : 2015.05.20 18:55

SK Telecom hopes Samsung will join smart home initiative

South Korea’s top mobile carrier SK Telecom said Wednesday it wished to work with more global tech giants, such as Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics, to grow smart home businesses down the road....

Updated : 2015.05.20 18:51

LG to roll out G4 smartphone in China online

South Korea's No. 2 tech giant LG Electronics Inc. said Wednesday it will launch its latest flagship smartphone, the G4, starting later this month in China through an online commerce site.  LG Electronics said the G4, first showcased in April, will be sold through JD.com, or Jingdong Mal...

Updated : 2015.05.20 13:42

Samsung stays dominant in UHD TV market

South Korea's top tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. maintained its lead in the global Ultra HD TV market for the fourth consecutive quarter in the January-March period, but its presence weakened in the face of rising Chinese rivals, data showed Wednesday  Samsung Electronics took up 24...

Updated : 2015.05.20 10:05

Nexon chief stresses artistry in video games

The head of South Korea’s top online game firm Nexon said Tuesday game developers should come up with creative and fun games, warning against the fear of making mistakes. “The fear of making mistake...

Updated : 2015.05.19 19:09

LG Display seeks OLED supremacy

LG Display, the world’s largest display maker by sales, pledged Tuesday to become a game-changer in the nascent organic light emitting diode market by beefing up production from the third quarter thi...

Updated : 2015.05.19 19:09

SKT to offer data-oriented rate plan

SK Telecom Co., the nation’s top mobile carrier, said Tuesday it will start selling a new rate plan that offers unlimited calls and text messages and charges only based on the amount of downloaded data, joining the race with two local rivals as mobile trends shift to data-focused services...

Updated : 2015.05.19 19:08

LG Display unveils wallpaper OLED panel

South Korean flat panel maker LG Display Co. showcased on Tuesday a detachable organic light-emitting diode panel that sticks to the wall, renewing its pledge to focus on the high-end display as a future growth engine.   The 55-inch wallpaper OLED panel, presented as one of the company'...

Updated : 2015.05.19 17:25

S. Korea emerges key market for YouTube: official

U.S.-based YouTube, a global video-sharing site marking its 10th anniversary this year, said Tuesday South Korea has become one of its key markets, expecting further growth in the local online video streaming market on the back of the mobile-ridden local users.     The U.S. video-shari...

Updated : 2015.05.19 13:42