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Video leak shows bezel-less 6.3-inch Galaxy Note 8

 The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in late summer will allegedly have a 6.3-inch bezel-less screen, similar to the Galaxy S8 model, a video leak showed Friday. In a nine-second video post...

Updated : 2017.05.26 14:29

Exports of rechargeable batteries hit record high in 2016

South Korea's exports of rechargeable batteries reached a fresh record high in 2016 on rising global demand for smart devices and electric vehicles, ctoms data showed Friday.Outbound shipments of accu...

Updated : 2017.05.26 10:38

S&P raises LG Electronics’ credit outlook

Standard & Poor’s said Thursday it raised its credit outlook for South Korea’s LG Electronics from the current BBB Negative to BBB Stable, considering the company’s improving profitability. (Yonhap...

Updated : 2017.05.25 18:04

IT firms showcase latest industrial innovation in Seoul

More than 500 ICT firms from both home and abroad showcased their latest innovative technology and industry-leading products at South Korea's largest consumer electronics and technology trade fair on ...

Updated : 2017.05.25 16:42

Constitutional Court upholds law restricting subsidies on mobile devices

The Constitutional Court on Thursday upheld a law that restricts subsidies on the purchase of smartphones and other mobile devices. The regulation, which sets the legal limit of subsidies at 330,000 w...

Updated : 2017.05.25 16:41

[Photo News] LG promotes its monitors at the 2017 PlayX4

GAME ON -- Models showcase LG Electronics‘ Gaming Notebook, LG Ultra Wide Gaming Monitor and LG HDR 4K Monitor at the 2017 PlayX4 running from Thursday through Sunday at Kintex in Ilsan, Gyeonggi Pro...

Updated : 2017.05.25 16:15

SK C&C to develop AI to prevent antibiotics abuse

SK holdings C&C, the internet technology solutions unit of South Korea’s SK Group, has set out to develop a new artificial intelligence software based on IBM’s Watson that will be able to prevent do...

Updated : 2017.05.25 15:53

[Newsmaker] Data traffic costs spat hits Facebook in Korea

Facebook Korea said Thursday that it would comply with South Korea’s regulations over local network usage costs if new rules take effect, following clashes with a local telecom provider over sharing ...

Updated : 2017.05.25 15:15

Fooling iris recognition unrealistic: Samsung

Samsung Electronics said Thursday that it is not easy to fool the Galaxy S8’s iris recognition, hitting back at a claim by a group of German hackers who said they had cracked the phone’s iris scanne...

Updated : 2017.05.25 14:51

SKT to launch voice-activated navigation service in Q3

SK Telecom will apply artificial intelligence to its mobile navigation service T Map before September, it announced Thursday. “We have embarked on the development of an AI-based navigation service,”...

Updated : 2017.05.25 14:50

Android expands presence on Chinese handset sales

US Google Inc.'s smartphone operating system Android stood as the world's most popular platform in the first quarter, data showed Thursday, helped by robust sales of Chinese handsets.According to the ...

Updated : 2017.05.25 10:44

Samsung continues to tap deeper into foundry biz

Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it has hosted a forum on its foundry business in the United States, showcasing its latest production solutions.The event marks the first of its kind since Samsung...

Updated : 2017.05.25 10:04

Global users of 5G network may reach 400 m in 2022: report

The number of subscribers to the fifth-generation network  services may reach 400 million by 2022, a report showed Thursday, a development that can change the landscape of the global telecommunicatio...

Updated : 2017.05.25 09:04

SK hynix to spin off foundry biz

South Korea's No. 2 chipmaker SK hynix Inc. said Wednesday it plans to spin off its foundry business in order to beef up its competitiveness in this sector.The announcement was made through a regulato...

Updated : 2017.05.24 18:01

Korea’s largest IT show highlights transformation

About 500 information technology and communications businesses and startups from 57 countries have gathered in Seoul to boast their state-of-art technologies featuring artificial intelligence, autonom...

Updated : 2017.05.24 15:49