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LG Display Develops Innovative Sound Solution for Vehicles

LG Display Develops Innovative Sound Solution for Vehicles

SEOUL, Nov. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Display Co., a major display panel maker, said Monday that it had developed an innovative sound solution for vehicles using a film-type vibration exciter. The company’s unique film-type exciter technology allows the new device to vibrate off display panels and various materials inside the car body. The size [...]

Researchers Develop IoT Technology to Monitor Location of Fishing Nets

Researchers Develop IoT Technology to Monitor Location of Fishing Nets

SEOUL, Nov. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean research team has developed a new technology that enables remote real-time monitoring of the location and owner of fishing nets via electronic tags. The Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) said Thursday that it will carry out a marine demonstration test for the commercialization of [...]

LG Uplus, Hyundai Elevator Apply IoT Technology to Prevent Falls

LG Uplus, Hyundai Elevator Apply IoT Technology to Prevent Falls

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., a major wireless carrier, and Hyundai Elevator Co., South Korea’s No. 1 lift manufacturer, announced on Tuesday that they will distribute safety devices that make use of Internet of Things (IoT) technology to elevator installation workers. After signing a business agreement early this year, the two [...]

Smart Technology Using Drones and Satellites Brings Evolution to Maps

Smart Technology Using Drones and Satellites Brings Evolution to Maps

SEOUL, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the National Geographic Information Institute on Monday unveiled high-precision satellite images and the process of making high-precision maps. Drones play an important role in land surveying. The introduction of exclusive drones mounted with high-resolution cameras has contributed to improving both precision [...]

H20 Hospitality Partners with Bespin Global for Vietnamese Smart City Platform

H20 Hospitality Partners with Bespin Global for Vietnamese Smart City Platform

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – H20 Hospitality Ltd., a tech-based hospitality management startup, said Wednesday it has partnered with cloud service management company Bespin Global Co. to cooperate in operating digital solutions for smart city projects in Vietnam. The hospitality tech company said it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Bespin Global Vietnam [...]

LG Selects 9 Startups for Future Growth Engine

LG Selects 9 Startups for Future Growth Engine

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. said Tuesday it has chosen nine startups that could lead the tech company’s future growth in digital health, metaverse and electric mobility. LG’s San Francisco-based North American Innovation Center wrapped up its two-day Fall Innovation Festival last week, where it announced nine most-promising startups in the [...]

Ad Agencies Expand NFT Ventures as New Growth Engine

Ad Agencies Expand NFT Ventures as New Growth Engine

SEOUL, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s major advertising agencies are ramping up non-fungible token (NFT) ventures in a bid to develop new growth engines. Cheil Worldwide Inc., the advertising arm of Samsung Group, said Thursday it had signed a memorandum of understanding with U.S.-based NFT marketplace CYPHRLY, a subsidiary of South Korea’s leading [...]

Samsung Produces Prototype ‘Reinvented Toilet’ with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Samsung Produces Prototype ‘Reinvented Toilet’ with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it has successfully wrapped up a project with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a prototype toilet for the world’s poorest communities. The South Korean tech giant held a closing ceremony at Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), its research and development [...]

New KAIST System Can Create Moving 3D Shapes with Digital Pen Drawing and Multi-touch Motions

New KAIST System Can Create Moving 3D Shapes with Digital Pen Drawing and Multi-touch Motions

DAEJEON, Aug. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) said it has developed an innovative system that can create moving 3-dimensional shapes simply with digital pen drawings and multi-touch motions. The KAIST research team succeeded in designing and realizing intuitive multi-touch motions, enabling designers to manipulate 3D sketches just [...]