Seoul, Korea, 29 July 2010 - SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) announced its earnings for the second quarter of 2010: revenue of KRW 3.089 trillion, operating income of KRW 582.1 billion and net income of KRW 364 billion.Backed by growth in total subscriber numbers including flat rate calling plan subscribers, the revenue grew 0.7% year-on-year (YoY) and 2.3% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) despite the implementat
SEOUL, Korea - July 29, 2010 - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital convergence technologies and device solutions, today announced the first year results of its sweeping PlanetFirstTM initiative, a companywide commitment to become one of the world's most environmentally friendly companies by 2013.Outlining its progress in achieving the comprehensive sustainability goals laid
MILPITAS, CA - July 28, 2010 - Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC4098-3.6,an autonomous high efficiency power manager, ideal diode controller and battery charger for1-cell Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries used in portable devices such as industrialmeters, media players, digital cameras, PDAs, personal navigators, and especially highpeak-power and safety critical equipment.
Melbourne, 29th July 2010. New data storage services are emerging in public clouds, which are designed to be used entirely separately to other cloud services, and can handle live working data that is generated by applications running on customers' premises. Because of the economy of scale of cloud computing, these services have the potential to cut enterprise IT costs, and become part of the IT la
SEOUL, Korea - July 28, 2010 - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today unveiled the ST80, a 14.2mega-pixel point-and-shoot camera that joins Samsung's growing line of Wi-Fi enabled digital cameras. With wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi and Samsung's AllShareTM (DNLA) connectivity, the ST80 makes it easy to share images onthe mo
According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Google is in discussions with several online game makers, similar to those currently working with Facebook. The exact nature of where the games would go is unknown, but sources are claiming that it will be part of a larger push into social networking from Google, and it may be part of a new Google endeavor rumored to be called "Google Me".
Pantech Sky launched 'Wood (IM-S640S),' on the 22nd of July.This SKT 2G phone enhanced its value with old-fashioned wooden patterns and the mirror. Further, it has practical features including a business card perceiving function and an exclusive T map key. It is perfect for customers who want to retain their existing numbers and the active workers in their 30s~40s.Since business people have ma
MILPITAS, CA - July 20, 2010 - Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC3816,a single-phase synchronous step-down DC/DC controller implementing the Intel® IMVP-6®, IMVP-6+®, and IMVP-6.5® protocols. Intel Mobile Voltage Positioning (IMVP) is asmart voltage regulation technology that effectively reduces the amount of output capacitancerequired for a given output error budget. On-chip sup
SEOUL, Korea -Samsung Electronics.Co. Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technology,today unveiled the latest additions to its 2View camera portfolio, the 14.2 mega-pixel ST600 and ST100. Shiftingconsumer photo-taking behavior to establish Samsung 2View cameras as the new standard in compact camera category and reinforcing the company's position as a global leader in th
On July 19, the Nano Korea Organization committee announced that 'Nano Korea 2010 with IEEE NANO ' will be held from August 17 to 20 at KINTEX, Korea. The theme of its 8th event is "'Nanotechnology for a Green World'. During the event they will redefine various issues about environment and energy in the nano-technical perspective, share of nano-technology information from the world's scholars as w
Hyundai Auto accomplished the splendid feat of being awarded a contract from the UN (United Nations). The UN Procurement Division noticed publically the successful tender for medium sized buses from Hyundai.Hyundai is going to supply the bus to the UN for the next five years. A total of 420 buses will be used by PKF (UN the peacekeeping forces) in 17 nations. Soon, Hyundai will sign the supply c
SEOUL, Korea- July 20, 2010 - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in digital consumer electronics and information technology, today announced that it has started shipping its new Spinpoint MT2 1 terabyte (TB) 2.5" internal mobile hard disk drive. It is ideally suited for use in portable storage solutions, such as the newly released Samsung S2 Portable 1TB USB Drives. Other applications i
On July 19, ETRI officially announced that they succeeded to develop and commercialize 'Germanium on silicon Photo-Detector(PD).'' This future leading device based on 'Silicon photonics optical' enables the future computer, the next generation network and date optical communication. With this, the light-silicon communications era has begun. Since this device has achieved the best performance
According to a DMC survey, 83.6 percent of Korean use SNS now. SNS (Social Networking Services) are mostly web based services to build relations and network by sharing interests among people. As it gets easier to access the internet with WiFi or WiMAX, SNS are more popular. People want to consistently share everything via SNS such as Metoday, Facebook and Twitter.The survey showed that in SNS up
We know that LED (Light-emitting diodes) has been used widely due to its lower energy consumption, longer life, improved robustness, smaller size, faster switching and greater durability and reliability. In general, LED is loved by TV market.TV Industry experts predict that the LED TV market share will be 70 percent this year. Last year, LED TV occupied 30 percent of the market in the second ha
At the press conference at Apple on Friday, Steve Jobs apologized to the customers and promised to provide a free case with every purchase of iPhone 4. But, not everything is cool.It is reported that some of the words Mr. Job mentioned at the press conference offended other phone providers, RIM (Research In Motion), Motorola and others.In the middle of an explanation about the antenna prob
On July 16, LG Chem held a groundbreaking ceremony of a new electronic vehicle battery factory of Compact Power Inc., a subsidiary of LG Chem, in Holland, Michigan. LG Chem executives, local and state officials including Jennifer Granholm, the Governor of Michigan and Kurt Dykstra and the Mayor of Holland were present for the ceremony. Gladly and surprisingly, Barack Obama, President of the U.
Melbourne -- Korean handset players' global competitiveness has improved dramatically, underpinned by their understanding of consumer demand and their flexible yet cost-effective multi-platform strategies."Strong design capabilities have allowed vendors to exploit the trend to focus design on intangible factors, even in lower-tier segments", said William Lee, Senior Analyst based in Seoul. "This
Erfurt, Germany -- X-FAB Silicon Foundries, the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry and expert in "More than Moore" technologies, today announced the industry's first 100V high-voltage 0.35 micrometer foundry process. It enables a new class of reliable, high-performing battery monitoring and protection systems for lithium ion battery management. It also is ideal for power management applications a
It is time to open up the problems of iPhone 4 officially. Well, it has pretty much revealed by customers and various news media. But we have not heard from Apple, yet.As far as we know, Apple is going to hold an event this Friday in California where their headquarters is located. It is not certain that they will bring the signal problem up or not at the event.iPhone 4 was considered the b