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Jeju Gov’t to Provide Entrepreneurs with Affordable Access to 3D Printers, Drones

Jeju Gov’t to Provide Entrepreneurs with Affordable Access to 3D Printers, Drones

JEJU, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The island province of Jeju announced on December 3 that it will initiate preliminary reviews into establishing a “Shared Economy Resource Center” that will loan out expensive equipment like 3D printers and drones to potential entrepreneurs. The borrowers will be able to get their hands on expensive equipment by [...]

Vricon Adds Von Eckartsberg to Leadership Team

Vricon Adds Von Eckartsberg to Leadership Team

McLean, VA, Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Vricon, a global leader in 3D imagery, today announced Eric von Eckartsberg as its Senior Vice President of Government and Chief Revenue Officer. Vricon’s mission is to build The Globe in 3D by producing photorealistic 3D products and digital elevation models with unmatched coverage and delivery timelines. Von Eckartsberg [...]

South Korean Researchers Develop “Bio-Blood-Vessels” Using 3D Printer

South Korean Researchers Develop “Bio-Blood-Vessels” Using 3D Printer

POHANG, Aug. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – A team of engineers from Pohang University of Science and Technology has successfully developed so-called “bio-blood-vessels” using material extracted from the human body as a template for 3D printing. The team found that its printed blood vessels exhibited no problems in performing their desired function when implanted. The vessels [...]

S. Korean Gov’t to Train Jobseekers for Drone and Big Data Industry

S. Korean Gov’t to Train Jobseekers for Drone and Big Data Industry

SEOUL, Jun. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Employment and Labor (MOEL) has announced plans to help train South Korean jobseekers for over 2,800 emerging jobs that have been identified as particularly relevant to future demand. Ranging from high technology including 3D printing, IoT, big data, solar energy, and drones to cultural content development, [...]

Gov’t to Spend 41 bln Won on 3D Printing Technology in 2017

Gov’t to Spend 41 bln Won on 3D Printing Technology in 2017

SEOUL, Apr. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s science ministry said Sunday that it will spend 41.2 billion won (US$37 million) this year to develop core 3D printing expertise to nurture the fledging industry. The 2017 budget will be spent on various 3D printing businesses to spur demand and strengthen national competitiveness, the Ministry of [...]

Gov’t Unveils Plans to Nurture 3D Printing, 5G, Artificial Intelligence

Gov’t Unveils Plans to Nurture 3D Printing, 5G, Artificial Intelligence

SEOUL, Dec. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea on Tuesday unveiled a list of emerging technology sectors, including 3D printing, fifth-generation telecommunications and artificial intelligence-based security services, to develop them into the next-generation drivers of growth.  Virtual reality, augmented reality, self-driving vehicles and the Internet of Things technology were among the sectors named to receive [...]

Smartphone App to Allow 3D Content Production

Smartphone App to Allow 3D Content Production

SEOUL, Dec. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The Electronic and Telecommunications Research Institute is developing a mobile application that allows users to create 3D content using smartphones, announced the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. Producing 3D content usually requires professional knowledge of equipment and software, making the process highly complicated for daily use. However, [...]

Korean Researchers Develop 3D-Printed Fracture Implants Using Silk

Korean Researchers Develop 3D-Printed Fracture Implants Using Silk

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – The Rural Development Administration announced Wednesday the development of a new Bio 3D Silk-Printing System, which allows for the use of silk (protein) as a 3D printing material for medical equipment. The system was developed jointly by the RDA and Hallym University.  Silk is a natural protein fiber obtained [...]

Will Artificial Intelligence Take Away Human Jobs? Experts Say No

Will Artificial Intelligence Take Away Human Jobs? Experts Say No

SEOUL, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – The idea of robots replacing human jobs has long been a popular subject for debate and science fiction films. But amid recent advancements in AI technology, and concerns that some of these ideas may become reality, a recent report by the Software Policy & Research Institute (SPRi) submitted an [...]