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S. Korea Becomes First Asian Country to Successfully Farm Salmon

S. Korea Becomes First Asian Country to Successfully Farm Salmon

SEJONG, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea has become the first Asian country to successfully farm salmon throughout the year, which can help the country reduce imports and lead to exports down the road, the government said Monday. According to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Donghae STF Co., a local aquaculture firm, has [...]

Running For Both Teams: UHD And Mobile HD Both Transmitted Through One Channel

Running For Both Teams: UHD And Mobile HD Both Transmitted Through One Channel

DAEJEON, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire)– A Korean research company has succeeded in developing Layered Division Multiplexing(LDM) technology that can broadcast Ultra High Definition(UHD) and mobile High Definition(HD) quality programs at the same time. The Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute(ETRI) announced that it has developed the next free network broadcasting system with ‘Clever Logic’, and succeeded [...]

KT, LG Launches Industry’s First IPTV-featured PC

KT, LG Launches Industry’s First IPTV-featured PC

SEOUL, Aug. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s No. 2 mobile carrier KT Corp. on Thursday unveiled what it claims is the industry’s first IPTV set top box-embedded PC allowing users to reduce space and enjoy various multimedia contents. Developed under collaboration with local tech firm LG Electronics Inc., the device allows users to switch [...]

Acupuncture to Reduce Facial Wrinkles Proven Effective by Clinical Trial

Acupuncture to Reduce Facial Wrinkles Proven Effective by Clinical Trial

SEOUL, Apr. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — An acupuncture technique to reduce facial wrinkles has proven to be effective following a clinical trial on 107 individuals. Doctor Joe Jin-Hyoung at Kwangdong Hospital of Traditional Korean Medicine said on April 21 that the hospital’s medical team conducted acupuncture treatments to reduce wrinkles around the eyes and mouth [...]