As part of the way Earth works as a system, carbon is continuously passed between the ocean, the land and the atmosphere. This involves a range of different processes, some of which can be observed by satellites. Human activity is disturbing these natural processes and causing a rise in atmospheric
“The sufferings of breast cancer patients do not end after surgery. Breast cancer survivors, who had to have their breasts removed or disfigured, cannot go to public bathhouses or get divorced by their husbands. Their heartbreaking stories had prompted me to focus on breast-conserving surgery,” said breast cancer specialist Paik Nam-sun, Director of the Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Wom
GIGA Korea’s O2O (Online to Offline) multi-business platform conference was held in COEX Auditorium at 2 p.m. on March 21.This was aimed to Korean companies making inroads into the Chinese market as well as the global market through O2O platform while providing the information of the newly developed O2O platform.There are many officials such as Yoo Il-ho, Minister of land, infrastructure and t
With the industry’s focus over the last several years on 300mm fab production, it has been somewhat overlooked that it will never make financial sense for many IDMs to migrate their 200mm production to a 300mm platform.Approximately 40% of all semiconductor devices are still manufactured on 200mm or smaller wafers. Furthermore, many 150mm and below manufacturers are interested in migrating to 20
HONG KONG - The GSMA today published a comprehensive assessment1 of the impact of the mobile industry on the Asia Pacific region.The new report, ‘Mobile Economy: Asia Pacific 2013’, confirms the region’s position at the forefront of mobile innovation, with the number of unique mobile subscribers having outpaced the rest of the world over the last decade, reaching 1.5 billion at the end of 2012
Yesterday at Koreabridge, Jeff Lebow conducted a Google+ Hangout interview with Matthew Weigand, editor of the Korea IT Times, and Stafford Lumsden, 10 Magazine's Tech and Gear columnist. The three talked about online privacy concerns in Korea and the rest of the world, web design in this country, and the consequences of hacking. The major thought that emerged throughout the discussion was summe
IT Times interviewed Dr. Yang Jae-soo, the advisor to the governor of the province in information and communications to talk about U-Gyeonggi Province's Informatization Master Plan. Q: Please tell us a little about the Gyeonggi-do e- Government Service. A: Under the vision of providing the residents with a comfortable life and creating a speedy administration system, we started the ‘u-Gye
As the Seoul Motor Show 2011 began with a blast, Porsche showcased the very special concept car, the 918 RSR for the first time in Asia. It is presented as a laboratory racecar, which is the marriage of hybrid technology with modern and innovative design. This midsize coupe looks very sexy with its sculpted carbon fiber exterior. It conceals a 563 horsepower, 10,300 rpm v8 engine with two front-wh
Land Rover unveiled its all-new Range Rover Evaque at the Seoul Motor Show 2011 on March 31, 2011. "The all-new Range Rover Evaque scheduled to be released this year in Korea. It translates the classic design of our brand but unprecedented fashion. Therefore, you can see the Range Rover's design hallmarks while bringing new features at the same time," Gerry McGovern, the design director of Land Ro
The Nissan Cube was introduced at the Seoul Motor Show 2011; it comes to the Korean market with its unique style, more room, and an easygoing attitude. During the show, the Nissan Cube drew lots of attention from visitors.
At the Seoul Motor Show 2011, Audi finally showcased the E-tron, a high- performance sports car with a purely electric drive system, for the first time in Korea. The famous Korean actor, Ji Jin-hee appointed PR ambassador for Audi Korea is going to drive E-tron for a year.
BMW unveiled its new BMW 6 Series Convertible at the Seoul Motor Show 2011. The new 6 Series is a completely new car as compared to the previous generation and boasts of fresh exterior styling, interiors and power-train. The new 6 Series comes loaded with the latest BMW equipment including adaptive drive suspension, head-up display, and night vision with pedestrian recognition, surround view and p