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Samsung to mass produce new 10-nm app processors

Samsung Electronics will start mass production of second-generation 10-nanometer mobile application processors by the end of this year and that of the third generation next year, it said Thursday. T...

Updated : 2017.03.16 17:12

KakaoTalk to offer info on Korean presidential candidates

South Korean mobile messaging giant Kakao said Wednesday that it is offering information on the candidates competing in the country’s upcoming presidential election via its Plus Friends function on ...

Updated : 2017.03.15 18:37

[Newsmaker] Excitement rises over Samsung chip investment

The amount Samsung Electronics will invest in the booming semiconductor business this year is being widely discussed among related industries and the financial market, even though the world’s top ch...

Updated : 2017.03.15 18:28

KT, LG Uplus join hands on home IoT, AI services

KT and LG Uplus, the second and third largest mobile carriers in South Korea, on Wednesday announced that the two mobile carriers will join hands for a music content platform as part of efforts to en...

Updated : 2017.03.15 18:19

S. Korea to inject W514b into nano technology

South Korea unveiled Tuesday a plan to invest 514.1 billion won ($447.4 million) to jumpstart nano technology development this year. The plan came as seven ministries including the Ministry of Scien...

Updated : 2017.03.15 17:15

Byda signs MOU with Kyrgyzstan to supply traffic enforcement system

Byda has signed a memorandum of understanding with a Kyrgyzstan government institution to supply its traffic enforcement system, the company announced Wednesday. Byda is a startup headed by Kim Byeo...

Updated : 2017.03.15 17:14

Four Grit conducts open beta of ‘Beusable’

Four Grit announced Wednesday that it has began conducting an open beta of Beusable, a service that conducts quantitative analyses on the UX (user experience) of internet users. Four Grit, a startup...

Updated : 2017.03.15 13:07

Samsung launches new high-tech TVs with quantum dot technology

Samsung Electronics Co. on Wednesday launched a new line-up of its high-tech televisions using quantum dot technology, as it seeks to strengthen its market share in the global premium TV market. Qua...

Updated : 2017.03.15 09:57

Samsung SDI unveils new lineup of ESS batteries

Samsung SDI said it showcased a new lineup of its ESS solutions at the Energy Storage Europe 2017 event held from Tuesday in Dusseldorf, Germany. During the exhibition, the Korean battery maker unve...

Updated : 2017.03.14 18:35

Govt. unveils R&D road map for 2018

The government unveiled its research and development plan for next year on Tuesday to secure a new growth strategy to cope with the fast-paced industrial transformation going forward. Under the road...

Updated : 2017.03.14 18:10

Govt. to spend W514.1b on developing nanotechnology in 2017

South Korea's science ministry said Tuesday that it will spend 514.1 billion won ($447.8 million) this year on developing core nanotechnology know-how to improve the competitiveness of the country's ...

Updated : 2017.03.14 18:00

PyeongChang gets ready to bring Olympics live to viewers with 5G

PYEONGCHANG, Gangwon Province – Approximately 180 kilometers east of Seoul, PyeongChang, in Gangwon Province, is preparing itself to become a base camp for the country’s upcoming fifth-generation w...

Updated : 2017.03.14 17:16

Cisco Korea head vows to attract more investment for Korean tech firms

The US top network equipment and security solution provider Cisco will help globalize promising Korean technologies and services with financial support, said Cho Bum-coo, president of Cisco Korea. “...

Updated : 2017.03.14 17:15

South Korea has world’s fastest internet

South Korea ranked No. 1 for the 12th consecutive quarter for the world’s fastest internet connection speed, data showed Tuesday. According to Akamai Korea, a branch of US-based content delivery ne...

Updated : 2017.03.14 14:34

Korean firms shine at 2017 MWC

South Korean tech firms successfully showcased their advanced technology at the Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona, Spain, earlier this month, industry and government officials said Tuesday. Ab...

Updated : 2017.03.14 14:08