SEOUL, KOREA – According to a report written by Jefferies' Peter Misek, Apple could lose up to USD 2 billion in sales until the release of Apple’s new smartphone, slated for the second half of this year, if the US ICT’s ban on Apple’s old models goes into effect.
SEOUL, KOREA - Monaco’s fashion jewelry brand APM Monaco made a debut in the Korean market. The company announced on December 17 that it launched a business in Korea after forming a professional management team to promote domestic sales and brand marketing activities.
As the cigarette price will be raised by 80 percent and the smoking section in specialty coffee shops will be closed effective on January 1 next year, an increasing number of smokers is trying to quit smoking from the New Year's day.
SEOUL, KOREA – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced revenues of 57.46 trillion won on a consolidated basis for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, a 9-percent increase from the previous quarter.
SEOUL, KOREA ― The Ministry of Environment aims at raising an understanding and development of environmental industry policies and support projects. The Ministry will hold a briefing session at the Seoul Trade Exhibition & Convention on January 31.
SEOUL, KOREA - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, the global leader in mobile technology, today announced the launch of “Swarovski for Samsung,” an exclusive collection of Swarovski crystal accessories for the Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit.
There's a great number of electronics shows going on in Korea this month at the same time. Talking about them requires an alphabet soup of letters - IMID, KES, RFID,/USN, i-SEDEX - the list goes on. But when distilling all of these conferences, expos, and symposiums down to the basic trends, what do you get? You get three things - refinement, convergence, and environmental awareness.
SEOUL, KOREA – Smart TV operators, who opted for open-source HTML5 in order to avoid dependence on Google, have bumped into an obstacle - YouTube. As Google requires HTML5-based smart TV operators to go through “browser conformity tests” before they use the YouTube app, smart TV operators argue that their autonomy in designing app layouts and deciding launch dates are being violated.
Seoul, Korea - The telecoms are expanding their business scopes to property management by adding specific business areas such as energy consumption management and construction to find a new growth engines in convergence between real estate and ICT.
SINGAPORE - Master of Business Administration (MBA) students from the School of Business Management, NMIMS Mumbai (NMIMS), Aman Jain, Anisha Mukhija and Prince Jain, have emerged as champions of Cerebration 2014 - the world's largest student-run business case competition for MBA candidates.
On February 4, Nongshim (Nongshim Co., Ltd. www.nongshim.com) reported that its revenue in China reached $180 million, 28 percent up from the previous year which accounts of 37 percent of Nongshim’s total revenue in the global market worth $490 million.
SUWON, KOREA - David B. Agus (one of Steve Jobs's oncologists and a medical researcher at the University of Southern California (USC)) made an honest confession in his book titled “The End of Illness.” “I am an oncologist who cannot treat advanced cancer well,” he stated.
CAMBRIDGE, UK - The hybrid and pure electric vehicle business will continue to prosper in 2013, with profits and growth the norm in most sectors. Laws will proliferate that make electric vehicles the only way to go. For example, more of the world’s lakes will ban diesel engines. Harbours, city centres etc. will get tougher.
SEOUL, KOREA – Samsung Electronics plans to kick off pre-order sales for its 85-inch UHD TV (85S9), priced at 40 million won, from January 14. The 85-inch UHD TV provides high-quality image eight times clearer than terrestrial broadcasting HD and four times clearer than 2-megapixel full HD TV.
Recent advances in processor technology have lead to a bottleneck in communication with memory. Trying to overcome this barrier with the currently used method - smaller, better designed semiconductors - is impractical due to the higher power necessary to transport data at higher rates. Scientists at MIT believe they may have discovered a way to circumvent this limit - the use of germanium lasers.
SEOUL, KOREA- LG Electronics revealed its curved smartphone G Flex on October 28 ahead of its official launch that is scheduled within next month. Unlike Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Round which has a curved screen corner, the G Flex has bent top and bottom edges.
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Continuously upgrading technological products, Samsung continues to amaze by recently introducing new semiconductor products. Among these are application processors, which include 3 new models. These are the S3C6410, S5PC100, and the S5PC110.
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