SEOUL, KOREA - A Korean semiconductor intellectual property (IP) company, Chips & Media, succeeded in commercialization of semiconductor IP for a hardware that can play Ultra High Definition (UHD) video on a real-time basis.
SEOUL, KOREA and MUNICH,GERMANY — Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and OSRAM AG and have reached an agreement to settle all patent suits between them worldwide. The patent suits have been filed in various countries amongst others Germany, South Korea and in the United States of America.
SEOUL, KOREA – LG CNS said Sunday it signed a contract to provide Pos Malaysia with “VIVAPOST,” a solution that tracks and controls logistics information related to postal services. Pos Malaysia, a government-owned post services company in Malaysia, will apply VIVAPOST to its postal information system building project that is scheduled for completion in 2014.
SEOUL, KOREA – The aggregate amount of private equity funds formed this year will surpass 8 trillion won, the record high. The number of private equity funds has also increased to more than 50. Despite the shrinking investor confidence and the slowing market, the interest in private equity funds is higher than ever.
The World Technopolis Association (WTA) in partnership with UNESCO welcomed leaders in academia, industry, and government from around the globe as the Global Innovation Forum convened in Daejeon yesterday.
SEOUL, KOREA – “Les Militaribles,” a 13-minute parody of the movie musical “Les Misérables” featuring members of the Korean Air Force is a huge hit. On YouTube, the Air Force version of “Les Miserables” is nearing 4 million views. In the spoof video with English subtitles, Javert is a duty officer who forces exhausted conscripts to toil away shoveling snow.
SEOUL, KOREA- A paradigm of the automobile industry is changing, said Yang Woong-Chul, vice chairman of R&D at Hyundai Motor Group. Hyundai Motor displayed a variety of eco-friendly cars, including electric cars and plug-in hybrid cars, at the Frankfurt Motor Show that opened on September 10.
Seoul, Korea - According to DRAM Exchange, a market research firm, the fixed trading price for DDR3 2Gb DRAM on the 7th this month was higher by 90% or above, compared to the price at the end of last year. As the smartphone market kept on expanding, the supply of mobile DRAM and NAND flash also grew tighter.
MODENA, ITALY- IK Multimedia, the pioneer and global leader in music-creation software, mobile apps and music-making hardware for musicians, engineers and producers, is pleased to announce a new version of AmpliTube for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, the full-featured guitar studio and recording app for mobile musicians, which adds iOS 7 compatibility as well as the ability to use AmpliTube as a filter app in the new iOS 7 "Inter-App Audio" feature.
SEOUL, KOREA - On October 28, Tous Les Jours, a healthy bakery brand emphasizing “fresh ingredients,” held an MF agreement signing ceremony in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, located in the northwest of China. Thanks to the MF agreement with a local food service company, Tous Les Jours will now have six provinces and one province-level autonomous region under its belt, thus becoming a S. Korean bakery franchise brand with the most extensive supply chain network in China.
S. Korea has the largest gender wage gap among OECD member countries, which is a humiliating setback for South Korea which boisterously talked about its economy being on the fast track to joining the ranks of developed countries.
SEOUL, KOREA - The number of Long Term Evolution–A (LTE-A) users has increased since the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S4 phone, which was the first to provide LTE-A service. Numerous advertisements and promotional events have been touting that the speed of LTE-A doubles that of LTE, captivating consumers.
SEOUL, KOREA - A pink-colored Galaxy Note 2 was released in Taiwan. The model is not available in Korea. Samsung Electronics announced on February 7 that it has released a pink Galaxy Note 2 in Taiwan.
SEOUL, KOREA - Pantech, the No. 3 mobile phone maker in Korea, plans to reveal its next-generation strategic smartphone model Vega Iron 2 at its headquarters building in Sangam-dong in northwest Seoul at 11 am of April 24.
Government 3.0 - the Park Geun-hye Administration’s initiative to allow wider public access to government data to improve the transparency of state affairs - pursues honest, accurate disclosure of public information and all the processes of government aff
CAPE TOWN, Dec. 6, 2013 — LG Electronics (LG) showed its support for local non-profit cooking school, Infinity Culinary Training, at the LG Home Chef Championship (LG-HCC) 2013 Global Masters Competition in Cape Town, South Africa. LG and this year’s championship finalists spent time with the school’s young students, sharing their knowledge, experiences and passion for food.