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S. Korea’s Exodus of AI Talent Remains Serious: Report

S. Korea’s Exodus of AI Talent Remains Serious: Report

SEOUL, Feb. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Amid intensified global competition to attract high-caliber talent in the science and research areas, South Korea’s artificial intelligence (AI) brain drain remains at a serious level, a state-backed science education institute said. Asia’s fourth-largest economy scored -35.04 in the index indicating the flow of AI talent (AI talent index) [...]

AI to Make Phone Calls to Middle-aged Single-person Households in Seoul

AI to Make Phone Calls to Middle-aged Single-person Households in Seoul

SEOUL, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government plans to start a trial of an artificial intelligence (AI) phone call service to say hello to about 300 middle-aged individuals living alone in Seoul within the first half of this year. The service will use an AI program designed to make phone calls to [...]

S. Korean Lab Develops New AI Technology that Can Detect and Filter Harmful Videos

S. Korean Lab Develops New AI Technology that Can Detect and Filter Harmful Videos

DAEJEON, Sept. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) said Thursday that it developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) technology to analyze the harmfulness of video content. After searching websites on the basis of registered keywords, the new AI detects harmful content by analyzing the websites’ text and images. The AI [...]

Samsung to Expand AI-powered Memory Portfolio

Samsung to Expand AI-powered Memory Portfolio

SEOUL, Aug. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. on Tuesday said it aims to expand its memory products powered by its artificial intelligence (AI) engine as the South Korean tech giant is pushing to increase its technology leadership in the semiconductor market. Samsung, the world’s largest memory chip supplier, showcased its latest processing-in-memory (PIM) [...]

S. Korean Manufacturers Lag in AI Usage Rate: Survey

S. Korean Manufacturers Lag in AI Usage Rate: Survey

SEOUL, July 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly four out of 10 South Korean manufacturers are currently using artificial intelligence (AI) technology, a survey showed Wednesday. According to a survey conducted by global public cloud service operator Google Cloud of 1,154 executives at manufacturers in seven countries, only 39 percent of Korean firms replied that they [...]

S. Korea to Lay Out Guidelines for AI Service Development

S. Korea to Lay Out Guidelines for AI Service Development

SEOUL, May 13 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s ICT ministry said Thursday it will create guidelines and verification processes to create trustworthy artificial intelligence (AI) services in a move to address potential social problems. AI services have recently faced growing calls for more responsible development and management of the technology over concerns that the technology [...]