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LG Uplus Develops New Technology that Can Prevent Hacking of Intelligent CCTV

LG Uplus Develops New Technology that Can Prevent Hacking of Intelligent CCTV

SEOUL, June 24 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., a major South Korean telecom operator, said Thursday it had developed a new technology to prevent the hacking of intelligent CCTV systems in collaboration with Internet of Things (IoT) security specialist ICTK Holdings. Intelligent CCTV refers to an artificial intelligence (AI) service that analyzes video images [...]

LG Uplus to Release Limited ‘Diablo Immortal’ Galaxy S22

LG Uplus to Release Limited ‘Diablo Immortal’ Galaxy S22

SEOUL, June 7 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., South Korea’s third-largest mobile carrier, said Tuesday it plans to release a limited Samsung Galaxy S22 smartphone model themed on the newly released “Diablo Immortal” mobile game by Blizzard Entertainment Inc. LG Uplus said it plans to exclusively sell 100 units of the Galaxy S22 Diablo [...]

LG Uplus Unveils Metaverse Office and Zoo

LG Uplus Unveils Metaverse Office and Zoo

SEOUL, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., a major South Korean telecom operator, on Tuesday unveiled the Uplus Metaverse platform which includes Uplus Virtual Office for office workers and Uplus Kids Zoo for children. Uplus Virtual Office offers a virtual experience of commuting to work, engaging in small talk, meetings, video conferences and [...]

LG Uplus’ Q1 Net Down 15.2 pct from Decreased Handset-related Margins

LG Uplus’ Q1 Net Down 15.2 pct from Decreased Handset-related Margins

SEOUL, May 13 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., South Korea’s third-largest mobile carrier, said its first-quarter net profit slumped 15.2 percent from a year earlier due to decreased profits related to handset sales. LG Uplus logged a net profit of 170.4 billion won (US$132.2 million) on a consolidated basis in the three months ending [...]

LG Uplus Turns to Black in Q4 on 5G User Growth, Logs Record Annual Operating Profit

LG Uplus Turns to Black in Q4 on 5G User Growth, Logs Record Annual Operating Profit

SEOUL, Jan. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., South Korea’s third-largest mobile carrier, said Friday it shifted to black in the fourth quarter from a year earlier on the back of growth in media service and 5G network subscriptions. Net income for the October-December period stood at 101.8 billion won (US$84.5 million), marking a [...]

LG Uplus Commercializes World’s First PUF-based USIM

LG Uplus Commercializes World’s First PUF-based USIM

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., a major South Korean telecom operator, has announced the world’s first commercialization of a Physical Unclonable Function (PUF)-based Universal Subscriber Identity Module (USIM) in collaboration with security solutions company ICTK Holdings. PUF is a technology that prevents counterfeits or modifications using the difference in microstructure of [...]

LG Uplus Seeks to Boost Smart Factory Biz

LG Uplus Seeks to Boost Smart Factory Biz

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., a major South Korean telecom operator, said Thursday it aims to increase sales from its smart factory solutions business by sevenfold within five years as part of its broader push to boost its enterprise-focused services. The telecom operator has recently been developing industrial solutions that use [...]