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[Health-tech Korea] Welt smart belt monitors wearers’ health without intrusion

The Korea Herald is publishing a series of articles highlighting South Korea’s promising start-ups in the emerging sectors of digital health care and next-generation medical devices. This is the six...

Updated : 2017.03.26 16:51

Korean submarines to use Samsung SDI lithium battery

Samsung SDI’s lithium batteries will be used for 3,000-ton submarines that are to be developed with Korean technologies for the first time, according to the state arms procurement agency. South Kor...

Updated : 2017.03.24 17:47

Samsung SDS has ‘no plans to spin off logistics business this year’

Samsung SDS, the internet technology solutions unit of South Korea’s Samsung Group, said Friday that it does not plan to spin off its logistics business this year, defying market expectations that t...

Updated : 2017.03.24 15:00

KT to supply home AI devices to apartment

KT Corp., South Korea's biggest Internet service provider, said Friday it will provide its artificial intelligence home assistant platform to an apartment complex in the southern port city of Busan. ...

Updated : 2017.03.24 14:22

Galaxy S8 may come with smaller battery than Note 7

Samsung Electronics Co.'s upcoming flagship smartphones are expected to come with a smaller battery than the one in its defunct predecessor Galaxy Note 7 to improve the product's safety, industry sou...

Updated : 2017.03.23 15:46

ICT ministry to offer data platform for small businesses

The South Korean government will establish a data platform that artificial intelligence can learn from and open it to small enterprises and startups, the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning ...

Updated : 2017.03.23 15:12

LG Uplus to apply IoT tech on ventilator

South Korea's No. 3 mobile carrier LG Uplus Corp. said Thursday it has clinched an agreement with a local ventilator maker to apply its Internet of Things technology to the products. LG Uplus said i...

Updated : 2017.03.23 11:01

LG Pay to start service in June, G6 assumes top sales

LG Electronics’ mobile payment service LG Pay will be available in its new flagship smartphone G6 in June in partnership with the US payment solution company Dynamics, the company said Wednesday. L...

Updated : 2017.03.22 18:07

Red iPhone gets mixed reaction in Korea

South Korean consumers on Wednesday showed mixed reactions to the first-ever red iPhones that are slated for launch here Saturday. While some welcomed Apple’s efforts to release its smartphones in ...

Updated : 2017.03.22 16:48

Dongbu Daewoo shows new home appliances for US

Dongbu Daewoo Electronics said Wednesday the company introduced about 30 new products customized for American consumers at the 2017 International Home & Housewares Show held in Chicago from Saturday....

Updated : 2017.03.22 15:19

Google's AI algorithm to achieve human-level soon

Google Inc.'s improved artificial intelligence powered algorithm can better recognize and classify photos and may achieve "human-level" accuracy soon, the company's engineer said Wednesday. In Novem...

Updated : 2017.03.22 14:29

[Advertorial] Kakao aims to become all-around lifestyle platform

Kakao, the operator of South Korea’s most widely used mobile messenger KakaoTalk, is striving to transform itself into an all-around lifestyle platform that connects users with diverse businesses an...

Updated : 2017.03.22 13:51

KCC fines mobile carriers for giving foreigners higher incentives

The Korea Communications Commission late Tuesday slapped three local telecom businesses with a total of 2.1 billion won ($1.88 million) in fines for violating the country’s mobile device distributio...

Updated : 2017.03.21 20:13

Samsung releases QLED TV, shuns display tech controversy

Kim Hyun-suk, president of visual display business at Samsung Electronics, introduces the company‘s flagship QLED TV series at Raum Art Center in Yeoksam-dong, southern Seoul, Tuesday. (Samsung Elec...

Updated : 2017.03.21 17:27

Samsung to open Bixby tool to third-party developers

Samsung Electronics’ vice president said the company’s upcoming artificial intelligence technology Bixby will be applied to all of its appliances and will also be opened to third-party developers t...

Updated : 2017.03.21 15:58