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Half of Firms Pick Shortage of Talent as Biggest Hurdle for AI: Survey

Half of Firms Pick Shortage of Talent as Biggest Hurdle for AI: Survey

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean companies pointed to the difficulty in securing professionals as the biggest hurdle preventing them from adopting artificial intelligence (AI), a local think tank said Monday. The state-run Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade recently conducted a survey of 283 companies, with 53 percent of them choosing [...]

State Institute Unveils New Korean Language Datasets for AI Learning

State Institute Unveils New Korean Language Datasets for AI Learning

SEOUL, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Institute of the Korean Language said Tuesday that it had unveiled eight kinds of new Korean language datasets, essential learning data for artificial intelligence (AI) to improve Korean language processing capability through its website. In August 2020, the institute released Korean language corpus for AI learning on [...]

S. Korea to Provide High-performance Computing Resources to Businesses and Institutions

S. Korea to Provide High-performance Computing Resources to Businesses and Institutions

SEOUL, March 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Science and ICT announced Sunday that it will provide high-performance computing resources to South Korean businesses and agencies in need of artificial intelligence (AI) development. High-performance computing resources are capable of processing large amounts of data at high speeds, accelerating the process of  AI development. Procuring [...]

AI Finds Optimum Conditions to Raise Productivity of Chemical Engineering

AI Finds Optimum Conditions to Raise Productivity of Chemical Engineering

DAEJEON, Feb. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — A recently published study from South Korea has revealed the optimum conditions to raise productivity of chemical engineering using artificial intelligence (AI). A research team from the Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology conducted an AI-based virtual experiment to demonstrate a more productive way to change methane, a greenhouse [...]

Hyundai Motor Group Develops AI-based Voice Recognition Technology

Hyundai Motor Group Develops AI-based Voice Recognition Technology

SEOUL, Feb. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Group said Thursday that it has developed a next-generation Connected Car artificial intelligence (AI) voice recognition technology that allows drivers to easily control their cars with verbal commands. This AI-based technology offers an upgraded Connected Car experience where drivers can verbally control their cars, adjust system settings, [...]

AI Measures Risk of Side Effects After Joint Replacement Surgery

AI Measures Risk of Side Effects After Joint Replacement Surgery

SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean research team has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) program that studies the distinct features of patients undergoing joint replacement surgery to predict the risks of side effects. Researchers from Seoul National University Hospital announced Tuesday that they had developed an AI-based web platform that can predict [...]

SK Telecom Enters AI-based Video Security Business

SK Telecom Enters AI-based Video Security Business

SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co., the country’s largest mobile carrier, said Wednesday it joined hands with its security subsidiary ADT Caps Co. and local video management solution company Innodep Inc. to develop artificial intelligence (AI)-based video analysis services. Under an agreement, the three companies will develop such services to effectively manage [...]

Patent Office Introduces AI Technology for Faster, More Accurate Review of Trademarks and Designs

Patent Office Introduces AI Technology for Faster, More Accurate Review of Trademarks and Designs

DAEJEON, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) has developed an artificial intelligence (AI)-based trademark and design image search system and started using it for trademark and design examinations on Monday. Thus far, the patent office’s trademark and design reviewers had to rely on their naked eyes when browsing thousands of [...]