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Military Develops New Technology for Automatic Creation of Navigation Software

Military Develops New Technology for Automatic Creation of Navigation Software

SEOUL, June 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s military has developed new technology for the automatic generation of navigation software for guided weapons and unmanned aircraft on the basis of the concept of module assembly. The state-run Agency for Defense Development (ADD) said Tuesday it had independently secured navigation software development technology designed to automatically create [...]

ICT Ministry Teams with Cybersecurity Agency to Prevent Hacking of Smart Factories

ICT Ministry Teams with Cybersecurity Agency to Prevent Hacking of Smart Factories

SEOUL, June 2 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Science and ICT said Wednesday it will launch a service together with the Korea Internet & Security Agency, a state-run cybersecurity body, to support the strengthening of the security of smart factory manufacturing and operating facilities nationwide. The service will offer a test tool to check [...]

Hyundai Mobis, German Firm Sign for Software Platform Development

Hyundai Mobis, German Firm Sign for Software Platform Development

SEOUL, May 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Mobis Co., South Korea’s biggest auto parts maker, said Thursday it has partnered with Germany’s Vector to develop a future mobility platform. Hyundai Mobis has signed an initial agreement with Vector to jointly develop an AUTOSAR-based mobility software platform, the company said in a statement. AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open [...]

Seoul City to Distribute Autonomous Car Simulator as Open Source Software

Seoul City to Distribute Autonomous Car Simulator as Open Source Software

SEOUL, April 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Wednesday it will distribute a self-driving car simulator that virtually recreates the autonomous driving vehicle test drive zone in the city’s western district of Sangam as open-source software. The virtual world implements a three-dimensional, high-definition map that renders even the slightest details like lane [...]

Samsung Hires Former Intel Supercomputer Lead as Head of U.S. Systems Architecture Lab

Samsung Hires Former Intel Supercomputer Lead as Head of U.S. Systems Architecture Lab

SEOUL, April 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. has hired a supercomputer expert from Intel to lead its systems architecture lab in the United States, sources said Thursday. Samsung hired Robert Wisniewski as a senior vice president and chief architect of high performance computing (HPC) and head of Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) [...]

Top Court Orders Retrial of 634 bln-won Microsoft Tax Refund Suit in S. Korea

Top Court Orders Retrial of 634 bln-won Microsoft Tax Refund Suit in S. Korea

SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered a retrial of a case launched by U.S. software giant Microsoft Corp. seeking a refund of 634 billion won (US$530 million) in purportedly undue withholding taxes paid in South Korea. The top court sent the case back to the appeals court in Suwon, south of [...]