Internet access via mobile phones was only the beginning of the mobile Internet life. Now is the era when people surf on the web in the middle of board-surfing a real wave. The development of Internet protocols will now allow the extension of the Internet across the Solar System. Chief Internet Evangelist Vinton G.
With the forthcoming Chungnam Crystal Valley Exhibition to be held at the beginning of November as a momentum, Chungnam Asan City is becoming anew an object of attention as a mecca of the LCD industry complex from participants and visitors at home and abroad.
Supported by strong exports and facility investments, the national economy has grown 4.8 percent during the first three quarters of this year from a year ago.
The seasonally-adjusted economic growth during the second quarter especially was 1.8 percent compared with the first quarter, the highest growth since the fourth quarter in 2003 (2.7 percent). During the third quarter, too, the production growth of the service industries including manufacturing industry has shown an upward tendency.
The Chungnam Display Cooperation Agency (CNDCA) is one of organizers of CVCE (Crystal Valley Conference & Exhibition) 2007, which is scheduled to open at the Cheonan Campus of Dankook University. On the occasion of this event, IT Times met up with Professor Lim Sung-kyoo, who is in the CNDCA as director of External Cooperation Business Group. The interview with him is mainly focusing on the current situation of external cooperation for CVCE 2007 and the key tasks for the success of Crystal Valley. We also heard about his suggestions for a successful CVCE.
"My dream is for the whole world to work together to enable everyone to enjoy sanitary, cultural, and environment-friendly toilets." Toilets are essential to the proper disposal of waste and water management. Nevertheless, they are often eclipsed by broader social issues such as 'sanitation' or 'public health.' Even in everyday parlance, toilets are typically alluded to, rather than referred to directly. However, by emphasizing the central and crucial role toilets play in daily life, proper sanitation, and hygiene, the WTA seeks to propel the topic of toilets to the forefront.
What do UMC, USN, LBS, RFID, and IVS all have in common? They are all new acronyms brought in to plague us by the new technology or Radio Frequency IDentification technology (RFID). At the RFID/USN 2007 Conference and Exhibition which started on October 31 of this year, these acronyms and more were explained.
Recently, some real 3D display technologies have been developed to display a life-like 3D image in the real space having an image quality comparable to that of the high-definition 2D image without requiring the viewer to wear any special glasses. As a promising real 3D display technology, holographic 3D, volumetric 3D and spatial 3D displays have been actively researched and developed. Among them, holographic 3D displays already discussed in the previous column, so that volumetric and spatial 3D displays are introduced in this column.
In the standpoint that Chungnam crosses half of the entire relative importance of Korea's display-related product's export amount as of 2006, the 3rd CVCE (Crystal Valley Conference & Exhibition) 2007 to be held from Nov. 6th to 8th is forecast to serve as a meaningful international conference as well as exhibition in nurturing Chungnam display cluster and presenting Korea's display industry's development & its future.
For the first time in mankind's history a new Community generation (Gen- C) is growing up with permanent, 24-hour support of friends, colleagues and community. The umbilical cord or the "lifeline" is the cellphone and the secretive cryptic connection method is SMS text messaging. It is not the only way they connect, in fact, the youth of today is inherently multitasking on multiple platforms from videogames to social networking sites to blogging and instant messaging. Nevertheless, one form of communication reigns supreme, and that is SMS text messaging.