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S. Korea to Develop New Program that Uses Big Data to Calculate ‘Safe Delivery Time’

S. Korea to Develop New Program that Uses Big Data to Calculate ‘Safe Delivery Time’

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — A new program will be developed that will use big data to calculate ‘safe delivery time’, aimed at preventing food delivery riders from dangerous riding practices such as speeding to meet a tight delivery schedule. It has been pointed out that the current delivery schedule time calculated by food [...]

Police Implement Big Data-based Crime Risk Assessment System Nationwide

Police Implement Big Data-based Crime Risk Assessment System Nationwide

SEOUL, May 1 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Police Agency (NPA) said Saturday it has expanded the use of a crime risk assessment system based on big data and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. The system, which is designed to help police officers detect crime-prone areas and time frames in advance, was adopted by police stations [...]

Gov’t Unveils Cattle Tracking System-related Big Data to the Public

Gov’t Unveils Cattle Tracking System-related Big Data to the Public

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Starting from Tuesday, the government will release through its exclusive website the big data that it has accumulated for many years through the official cattle traceability system. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs implemented the cattle traceability system in December 2008. Under this system, the ministry has [...]

Top Businesses to Create South Korea’s First Data Dam

Top Businesses to Create South Korea’s First Data Dam

SEOUL, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Trendsetting companies from various fields including communications, credit card and others will join hands to build South Korea’s first private-sector ‘data dam’. SK Telecom Co., jointly with Shinhan Card Co., Korea Credit Bureau Co., GS Retail Co. and Real Estate 114 Inc. have formed a data alliance, announcing plans [...]

S. Korea to Build Public Big Data System by Combining All Government Data

S. Korea to Build Public Big Data System by Combining All Government Data

SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea plans to build a public big data system by 2024 by compiling all data from government agencies. Statistics Korea introduced plans to build the K-Statistics System on Monday, a cloud-based public big data system that collects data from both central and regional governments as well as public [...]