Cybersecurity

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Friday, September 12th, 2014

고객정보나 공인인증서 유출 등 금융 보안에 대한 금융사고가 끊이지 않자 금융당국은 카드사, 보험사에 구축된 FDS(Fraud Detection System : 이상거래탐지시스템)를 은행, 증권을 비롯한 전 금융권으로 확대하도록 권고한 바 있다. 하지만 여론에 떠밀린 금융당국이 기본적인 지침도 없이 FDS 구축만 촉구하자 해당 금융사들은 곤혹스럽다는 입장이다.

Interviews

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Friday, September 19th, 2014

The Korea Meteorological Industry Promotion Agency (KMIPA, Dr. Lee Hee-sang, the President), as one program of ‘the Support of Meteorological Industry and the Development of its Applicable Technology,’ provided for the development of the world’s first ‘Multi-point Laser Snow-depth Meter,’ thus capturing the attention of the international meteorological community.

Analysis

Friday, September 5th, 2014

‘Sony Korea,’ a global enterprise Sony’s Korean site, reflective XSS was found and urgent security measures are required. Recently ‘Play Station (PSN)’ which is Sony’s on-line game service was down by distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.

Special Features

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Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Apple Inc. revealed iPhone 6, iPhone 6+ and Apple Watch at a media event it held at Cupertino's Flint Center in California on September 9. The iPhone 6 has a screen size of 4.7 inches, while the iPhone 6+ has a 5.5-inch screen size. 

Software

Friday, September 12th, 2014

The world software market is valued at $1.3 trillion. The Korean government, to position itself at the head of the IT industry, has launched the 'Actualizing Creative Economy' to support measures for preeminence in software innovation. Since 2012 the government has invested a sizable portion of its budget into this effort.

Technology

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - LG Electronics’ G3 smartphone is enjoying rising popularity, with its cumulative sales likely to pass the 10-million mark, first among LG smartphones.Backed by the growing popularity of G3, LG Electronics’ share in domestic smartphone market rose to near 30 percent, the highest since it launched the smartphone business in 2010.

Finance

Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The consortium of Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors, and Hyundai Mobis was finally selected as the successful bidder to acquire the former Korea Electric Power Corp. headquarters site in Seoul's Gangnam. As the consortium decided to pay 10.55 trillion won for the property, more than three times of the appraisal value last year, an analyst said it was certainly detrimental to the stock prices but the impact would be limited in the long run.

Cover Stories

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Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

In 2020 Mr. Do Min-jun (37) is in New York for a 3-day business trip. He married Ms. Na Young-sim 7 years ago and has one cute daughter named Mina (7).

Real-time News

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The government has confirmed the next year's budget proposal volume at 376 trillion won (US$361 billion), up 5.7 percent from this year. The growth rate is highest since 2008. The expansionary budget  is considered to have reflected the government's strong will to revive the economy through stimulus measures.
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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The average tax amount to be burdened by each one of Koreans next year is estimated at 5.46 million won. Per-capita debt will be 11.3 million won, up more than 800,000 won from this year. According to tax receipt estimates in the 2015 Budget Proposal announced by the government on September 18, the central government tax receipt for the next year is 221.5 trillion won.
Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The consortium of Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors, and Hyundai Mobis was finally selected as the successful bidder to acquire the former Korea Electric Power Corp. headquarters site in Seoul's Gangnam. As the consortium decided to pay 10.55 trillion won for the property, more than three times of the appraisal value last year, an analyst said it was certainly detrimental to the stock prices but the impact would be limited in the long run.
Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The Small and Medium Business Administration said on September 17 that it signed an agreement in San Francisco with Draper Fisher Jurvetson Venture and Walden International to create a US$150-million "Korea Fund" for start-up investment. An SMBA official said, "This is the first time for Silicon Valley's top 5-percent venture capitalists to create an investment fund, which is the reflection of the fact that they recognize the high growth potential of Korean tech start-ups."
Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - Samsung Securities said on September 19 that Korea Electric Power Corp. could earn higher profit than expected through the sale of its former main office site in Seoul's Gangnam and adjusted the target price upward to 53,000 won from 49,000 won.
lg
Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - LG Electronics’ G3 smartphone is enjoying rising popularity, with its cumulative sales likely to pass the 10-million mark, first among LG smartphones.Backed by the growing popularity of G3, LG Electronics’ share in domestic smartphone market rose to near 30 percent, the highest since it launched the smartphone business in 2010.

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - Samsung Electronics is set to begin pre-order sales of Galaxy Note 4 through three domestic telecom companies, including SK Telecom, from September 18.As Apple’s new iPhones are drawing explosive popularity in overseas markets, Samsung Electronics decided to release Galaxy Note 4 one month ahead of schedule.

Friday, September 19th, 2014

SEOUL, KOREA - Samsung Electronics announced on September 18 that it will mass-produce 20-nanometer 6-GB LPDDR3 mobile DRAMs, first in the world.

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - A bell rang loudly for the beginning of a new round of battles between the world’s No. 1 and No. 2 smartphone makers Samsung Electronics and Apple.The top two players each released brand-new models to get the upper hand in the competition.

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - At Cilegon, a city 100 kilometers west of Indonesia's Jakarta, Krakatau POSCO has begun producing steel slabs and steel plates in earnest. Min Joong-gi, head of production at the steel works, said, "We have had difficulties of continuing production for 60 days due to defects in important parts. But now we overcame the problem and are producing 8,300 tons of molten iron a day."
Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - Korean-made energy storage system (ESS) has been installed in a substation in northern Germany. Samsung SDI said on September 17 that Wemag AG, a northern German utility, held on the 16th a completion ceremony for its battery park at a substation in Schwerin, in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, with dignitaries including the federal government ministers in attendance.
Friday, September 19th, 2014

SEOUL, KOREA - Hyundai Motor Group won the bid to buy a 79,300-square-meter property of the state-run Korea Electric Power Corp.and will likely to open a new era in Samseong-dong in Seoulby 2020.Hyundai Motor Group plans to build a new headquarters building at the KEPCO site, aimed at establishing a Korean version of Autostadt (Volkswagen’sauto theme park in Wolfsburg, Germany) there.

Friday, September 19th, 2014

SEOUL, KOREA - Korea Electric Power Corp. expects the sales of its land in Samseong-dong in Seoul to contribute to reducing its debt ratio by 20 percentage points next year.

Friday, September 19th, 2014

ARLINGTON, VA., - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced that Boo-Keun Yoon, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., will deliver a keynote address at the 2015 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 International CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, returns to Las Vegas, January 6-9, 2015.

patton
Friday, September 19th, 2014

The 70th story of a full-length business novel.

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Business

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - At Cilegon, a city 100 kilometers west of Indonesia's Jakarta, Krakatau POSCO has begun producing steel slabs and steel plates in earnest. Min Joong-gi, head of production at the steel works, said, "We have had difficulties of continuing production for 60 days due to defects in important parts. But now we overcame the problem and are producing 8,300 tons of molten iron a day."

Editorials

Sunday, August 24th, 2014
본 시리즈 기사는 필자 故차주학 님께서 2014년 9월 2일 지병으로 작고 하심에 따라 아쉽게도 연재가 중단됨을 알려드립니다.
We offer our sincere sympathy for the loss of Mr. Cha Joo-hak. He passed away on Sept 2, 2014 by a chronic illness. We regret that we discontinue his column as of the 15th article.... ed

IT Times TV

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Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

 

According to statistics released by the World Health Organization in 2012, cancer is the cause of 15 percent of all human deaths, and affects some 14 million sufferers a year. With over 100 different forms of the disease currently known to scientists, most people live in fear of one day being diagnosed with this powerful illness.

Korean Language News

Friday, September 19th, 2014

국내 6개 미래연구 전문기관과 미국과 영국, 싱가폴의 연구기관이 한 자리에 모여 빅데이터 기반의 미래예측과 국가 미래전략 수립을 위한 협력 방안을 논의하는 글로벌 컨퍼런스가 열렸다. 미래창조과학부(이하 미래부)는 18일 한국정보화진흥원(NIA)에서 ‘데이터 기반 미래전략’ 글로벌 컨퍼런스를 개최했다고 19일 밝혔다.

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Friday, September 19th, 2014

스포츠를 통해 장애인과 비장애인간 기량을 겨루며 서로 이해하고 소통하는 휠체어 농구대회가 막을 올렸다. SK텔레콤은 대한장애인농구협회와 함께 제13회 ‘SK텔레콤배 전국 휠체어 농구대회’를 잠실 학생체육관에서 개최한다고 19일 밝혔다.

Friday, September 19th, 2014

JEJU, KOREA - 카본프리(Carbon-Free)를 지향하는 세계 지자체 생태 섬들이 제주에서 뭉친다.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

서울 삼성동 한국전력 부지가 입찰가 10조5500억원을 써낸 현대차그룹 품으로 돌아갔다. 한국전력(이하 한전)은 서울 삼성동 자사 부지 매각 입찰 시행결과, 현대자동차·기아자동차·현대모비스 컨소시엄(이하 현대차그룹)을 최종 낙찰자로 선정했다고 18일 밝혔다.

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014

SEOUL, KOREA - 삼성전자는 제 17회 인천 아시안게임의 개막을 앞두고 다양한 후원 활동을 펼친다.

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014

디지털 이미징 기술 선도기업 캐논이 세계 최대 카메라 축제에서 신개념 이미지 저장장치를 개발하고 있다고 발표했다. 캐논이 세계 최대 카메라 축제 ‘포토키나 2014(독일 국제 사진 및 영상 전시회)’에서 신개념 포토스토리지 디바이스인 ‘크로스 미디어 스테이션(Cross Media Station, 가칭)’을 개발 중이라고 18일 밝혔다.

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014

국내 게임 및 스마트콘텐츠의 중국 공략을 위한 수출상담회에서 134억 원에 달하는 계약 추진 성과가 나왔다. 경기콘텐츠진흥원(원장 최동욱)은 16, 17일 양일에 걸쳐 경기도 안양시 호계동 ‘엠스테이트컨벤션’에서 개최한 중국 시장 특화 수출상담회 ‘더 콘택(The CONTACK 2014)’에서 1,294만 달러(한화 약 134억 원) 규모의 계약 추진 실적을 기록했다고 18일 밝혔다.

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014

우리은행이 한국산업인력공단과 손잡고 외국인근로자 휴면보험금 제반 업무를 수행하기로 했다. 우리은행은 17일 서울 소공로 우리은행 본점에서 이순우 은행장과 박영범 한국산업인력공단 이사장이 참석한 가운데 외국인근로자 휴면보험금 전담은행 수행을 위한 업무협약식(MOU)을 체결했다고 18일 밝혔다.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

한국마이크로소프트(한국MS)는 오는 24일 서울 강남구 삼성동 소재 그랜드 인터컨티넨털호텔 그랜드 볼룸에서 마이크로소프트의 크로스 플랫폼 전략 및 최신 개발 동향을 소개하는 ’테크데이즈 코리아 2014(TechDays Korea 2014)’를 개최한다고 17일 밝혔다.

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Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

대한무역투자진흥공사(KOTRA)는 인도 나렌드라 모디 신정부 출범 후 새로운 변화에 맞춰 서울 한남동 소재 그랜드하얏트호텔에서  한-인도 비즈니스 포럼을 개최했다고 17일 밝혔다.

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Novel-Solongus

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Friday, September 19th, 2014

The 70th story of a full-length business novel.

Economy

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Friday, September 19th, 2014
SEOUL, KOREA - The government has confirmed the next year's budget proposal volume at 376 trillion won (US$361 billion), up 5.7 percent from this year. The growth rate is highest since 2008. The expansionary budget  is considered to have reflected the government's strong will to revive the economy through stimulus measures.

World News

Friday, September 19th, 2014

ARLINGTON, VA., - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced that Boo-Keun Yoon, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., will deliver a keynote address at the 2015 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 International CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, returns to Las Vegas, January 6-9, 2015.

ITU PP 2014

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Friday, July 11th, 2014

- Opportunities to see the trial runs of next-generation mobile network “5G technology,” big data technologies, cloud computing services and IoT

Now, S. Korea has approximately 100 days to go before the 2014 ITU Plenipotentiary Conference, often referred to as the ICT Olympics, kicks off in October in Busan, the second biggest city in the nation.

IMID 2014

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Monday, September 1st, 2014

S. Korea’s leadership in the global display market has notched up the international standing of the nation’s academic circles as well. The International Meeting on Information Display (IMID), an annual symposium for the display industry, held in S. Korea, is now considered to be on a par with the US’s SID Display Week and Japan’s International Display Workshops (IDW). Against this backdrop, The Korea IT Times headed for EXCO Daegu, the venue of the 14th IMID, and interviewed Kim Hyun-jae, Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Yonsei University and Co-Chair of the IMID 2014 Program Committee.

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