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South Korea to boost 5G network bandwidth by 2018

Published 18 Jan 2017 09:05 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korea plans to increase the bandwidth allocated for its 5G network by 2018 to meet the growing data traffic, Yonhap news agency reports citing a statement from the ...

Naver to soon start testing self-driving cars - report

Published 16 Jan 2017 14:58 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean internet giant Naver has announced it would soon start testing self-driving cars on roads. Naver's autonomous vehicles have already passed a performance test ...

SK sells 40,000 Nugu AI devices in first 4 months - report

Published 16 Jan 2017 14:37 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean operator SK Telecom sold more than 40,000 units of its Artificial Intelligence (AI) home assistant service in four months, Yonhap news agency reports, citing ...

Korean prosecutors call for arrest of Samsung vice-chairman

Published 16 Jan 2017 09:55 CET | Korea, Republic of, World

South Korea's special prosecutors are preparing a warrant for the arrest of Samsung vice-chairman Jay Y. Lee, on allegations that include bribery and embezzlement, Bloomberg ...

Naver ad revenue jumps 30% to KRW 3 tln in 2016 - report

Published 12 Jan 2017 13:16 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean internet giant Naver has achieved nearly KRW 3 trillion (approximately USD 2.53 billion) in revenue from advertisements in 2016, Yonhap news agency reports, ...

SK Telecom to invest KRW 5 tln in self-driving cars, AI, IoT

Published 12 Jan 2017 09:14 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean operator SK Telecom has announced it plans to invest KRW 5 trillion in the development of artificial intelligence (AI), autonomous driving vehicles and IoT-based ...

South Korean cloud computing market jumps 55% in 2016

Published 12 Jan 2017 07:45 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korea's cloud computing market grew 55.2 percent year-on-year in 2016. The local cloud computing market generated revenues of KRW 1.19 trillion (approximately USD 996 ...

LG Uplus taps Juniper Networks for 5G evolution project

Published 12 Jan 2017 07:27 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean operator LG Uplus has selected Juniper Networks technology for its next-generation 5G network upgrade. Two specific technology requirements were defined by LG U+ ...

Samsung vice-chairman to be questioned by Korean prosecutors

Published 11 Jan 2017 09:04 CET | Korea, Republic of

Samsung vice chairman Jay Y. Lee has been summoned for questioning by South Korea's special prosecutors as part of an influence-peddling scandal that has already led to the ...

LG Uplus to expand IoT business to US with Verizon

Published 10 Jan 2017 08:53 CET | Korea, Republic of, United States

South Korean operator LG Uplus is extending its internet of things (IoT) business portfolio into industrial sectors in partnership with US-based Verizon, The Korea Times ...

Kakao to launch internet bank by June

Published 08 Jan 2017 10:05 CET | Korea, Republic of

A consortium led by Kakao has applied for the government's approval for its plan to establish an internet-only bank. Kakao Bank has already submitted the application to the ...

South Korea to fund IoT, AI R&D, startups in 2017

Published 07 Jan 2017 09:43 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korea's Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning has announced it will support strategic industries in 2017. The ministry selected 10 sectors, including the IoT and ...

Apple confirms plans to open store in Korea

Published 06 Jan 2017 11:29 CET | Korea, Republic of

Apple has confirmed it is looking to open its first retail store in South Korea but declined to give details as to when or where, the Wall Street Journal reported. Sources ...

SK Telecom launches Sol Prime smartphone

Published 04 Jan 2017 14:04 CET | Korea, Republic of

Korean operator SK Telecom has launched a new budget smartphone called the Sol Prime. The handset comes with a 5.5-inch QHD display, 4 GB RAM, 1.8 GHz octa-core processor, 32 ...

KT offers 50% off wearable, tablet service plans

Published 02 Jan 2017 12:55 CET | Korea, Republic of

Korean operator KT is offering a 50 percent discount on monthly subscription fees with smart devices for customers buying tablets or wearables, the Korea Times reported. The ...

Hello Mobile offers 40% discount on two-year plans

Published 02 Jan 2017 11:12 CET | Korea, Republic of

Korea's CJ HelloVision has started discounts up to 40 percent on two-year subscriptions for its budget mobile service Hello Mobile, which is double the discount provided by ...

South Korea sees jump in Wi-Fi, mobile data speeds

Published 29 Dec 2016 14:26 CET | Korea, Republic of

The speeds of Wi-Fi internet services in Korea rose in 2016 thanks to improved equipment, especially in subway stations, writes news agency Yonhap citing government data. The ...

Qualcomm fined KRW 1 trln for Korean competition violations

Published 28 Dec 2016 08:49 CET | Korea, Republic of

Qualcomm has been fined KRW 1.03 trillion (USD 865 million) by the Korea Fair Trade Commission for violating competition law with its licensing practices. The company was ...

LG Uplus launches family bundle, offers discounts

Published 23 Dec 2016 14:34 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean operator LG Uplus has launched a mobile service bundle offering discounts for family members, The Korea Times reports. The offer includes a discount of KRW 5,500 ...

South Korea to cut mobile interconnection fees

Published 23 Dec 2016 14:02 CET | Korea, Republic of

South Korean telecoms regulator has announced it will cut interconnection fees among mobile operators for the use of their networks, and will eliminate "asymmetric" rules for ...

SK Hynix to construct NAND Flash FAB in Cheongju

Published 22 Dec 2016 10:37 CET | Korea, Republic of, World

SK Hynix will construct a new memory semiconductor FAB in Cheongju, Chungcheongbuk-do in South Korea to meet increasing NAND Flash demand. This is a part of a mid/long-term ...

SK Telecom appoints Park Jung-ho as CEO

Published 22 Dec 2016 07:24 CET | Korea, Republic of

SK Telecom has appointed Park Jung-ho as its CEO, effective 2017. He previously served as CEO of SK Holding C&C. Park Jung-ho replaces Jang Dong-hyun, who will take up the ...

Korea govt, LG Uplus to monitor infectious diseases

Published 22 Dec 2016 07:16 CET | Korea, Republic of

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) and mobile operator LG Uplus have signed a partnership agreement to monitor and prevent the spread of infectious ...

SK Telecom extends 100G to Ulleungdo with Coriant

Published 21 Dec 2016 06:44 CET | Korea, Republic of

SK Telecom selected a Coriant submarine platform to extend 100G connectivity to Ulleungdo Island. The Coriant platform, based on the Coriant hiT 7300 Multi-Haul Transport ...

South Korea govt to release smartphone recall guidelines

Published 20 Dec 2016 14:58 CET | Korea, Republic of

The South Korean government will introduce the country's first recall guidelines for smartphones later this month, Yonhap news agency reports, citing an unnamed government ...

 

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