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Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Bestselling 5G Smartphone in September

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Bestselling 5G Smartphone in September

SEOUL, Nov. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s Galaxy Note 20 Ultra was the world’s bestselling 5G smartphone in September, a report showed Thursday. The high-end model of the Galaxy Note 20 series, which was launched late August, captured a 5 percent share in the global 5G smartphone market in September, according to market [...]

Kakao Unveils New Services to Enhance User Convenience

Kakao Unveils New Services to Enhance User Convenience

SEOUL, Nov. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Kakao Corp., the operator of South Korea’s top mobile messenger KakaoTalk, on Wednesday announced new services that center on enhancing user convenience through its messenger platform. Kakao said it will first launch the so-called mobile wallet that stores and manages mobile documents, such as identification cards, certificates and driver’s [...]

New Program Warns Delivery Riders About Hazardous Traffic Zones

New Program Warns Delivery Riders About Hazardous Traffic Zones

SEOUL, Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A newly developed program gives off a verbal warning to motorcycle delivery people when passing through dangerous traffic zones. The Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency announced Monday that a new open application programming interface (API) has been developed to prevent motorcycle drivers from getting into traffic accidents. The [...]

Samsung Smartphones’ Domestic Market Share Exceeds 70 pct for First Time

Samsung Smartphones’ Domestic Market Share Exceeds 70 pct for First Time

SEOUL, Nov. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co., the world’s biggest smartphone maker, saw its domestic market share exceed 70 percent for the first time in the third quarter on new products, a market research firm said Sunday. For the three months that ended in September, Samsung Electronics produced 3.4 million smartphones to account [...]