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Samsung to Install Bixby in Wider Range of Products

Samsung to Install Bixby in Wider Range of Products

SEOUL, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it will apply its artificial intelligence (AI) voice recognition system, Bixby, to a wider range of home appliances in line with its vision to establish an Internet-of-Things (IoT) ecosystem for households. Kim Hyun-suk, head of the company’s consumer electronics division, said it is important [...]

LG Joins with Italian Furniture Firm for IoT Experience

LG Joins with Italian Furniture Firm for IoT Experience

SEOUL, Apr. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. said Friday it has joined forces with Italy-based furniture firm Natuzzi Group to jointly develop a smart home package boasting Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology. Under the arrangement, LG and Natuzzi will showcase smart home solutions at the Milano Design Week slated for later this month, including jointly [...]

SK Broadband Joins Ties with Domino’s Pizza to Track Deliveries

SK Broadband Joins Ties with Domino’s Pizza to Track Deliveries

SEOUL, Apr. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s IT firm SK Broadband Inc. said Monday it has joined forces with popular chain Domino’s Pizza to allow users to track locations of orders using Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology. SK Broadband said the delivery drivers of Domino’s will be given a device that connects to the ordering systems [...]

PyeongChang Opening Ceremony Nearly Disrupted by Hackers

PyeongChang Opening Ceremony Nearly Disrupted by Hackers

SEOUL, March 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics were close to starting off on a bad note had hackers behind a cyber-attack that occurred during the March 9 opening ceremony harbored greater ill-intentions. Named “Olympic Destroyer”, the malicious code caused IPTVs in the Olympic Main Press Center to switch off and made [...]

Samsung Adds Solutions for IoT, Fingerprint Scanning in Foundry Portfolio

Samsung Adds Solutions for IoT, Fingerprint Scanning in Foundry Portfolio

SEOUL, Mar. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it has added solutions specialized for the Internet-of-Things (IoT) and fingerprint scanning in its foundry portfolio. The foundry business refers to making chips for other companies that do not have a semiconductor plant. The South Korean tech giant said it started shipping IoT and [...]

Security Solutions Firms Seek Integrated Service to Meet Consumer Demand

Security Solutions Firms Seek Integrated Service to Meet Consumer Demand

SEOUL, Mar. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s major security and safety solutions providers are making inroads into the integrated security services market with enhanced Internet security solutions combined with physical security, industry sources said Tuesday. The trend is in line with rising demand for better service and rapid growth of the information security market [...]

Telenor Group and Cisco Sign Strategic Agreement to Collaborate on IoT, Smart Cities, Security and Data Analytics

Telenor Group and Cisco Sign Strategic Agreement to Collaborate on IoT, Smart Cities, Security and Data Analytics

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Mobile World Congress — Telenor Group and Cisco today announced they have signed a Joint Purpose Agreement (JPA) to collaborate on enhancing end customer experiences with data analysis, IoT, Smart City, and security solutions. The joint effort aims to accelerate Telenor Group’s continued transformation and digitization drive, and [...]

CLX Communications & DeviceRadio Partner to Simplify Production & Launch of IoT Devices

CLX Communications & DeviceRadio Partner to Simplify Production & Launch of IoT Devices

Feb. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Global CPaaS provider CLX Communications AB (publ) (XSTO:CLX) today announces a partnership together with communication hardware provider DeviceRadio, enabling a fully plug-and-play IoT connectivity solution, further reducing the complexity for companies to launch connected IoT devices. The joint solution enables Swedish startup Bylife to quickly and easily integrate global cellular [...]

What’s the Spectre Your VoIP will Meltdown?

What’s the Spectre Your VoIP will Meltdown?

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Patton Electronics—US manufacturer of UC, cloud, and IoT enabling solutions for carrier, enterprise and industrial networks—declares Patton operating systems are NOT vulnerable to the Spectre and Meltdown security threats.* Recent reports have alerted the world that devices built on the commonly-used Intel, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Acorn [...]