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Many Teens Use Mobile Phones to Access Obscene Sites: Survey

Many Teens Use Mobile Phones to Access Obscene Sites: Survey

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly 3 out of 10 adolescents access Internet sites with obscene content using mobile gadgets, a survey showed Friday. About 27 percent of those in their teens visited such sites, according to the survey of 10,000 people conducted by consulting firm Beyond The Research at the request of the [...]

Middle-Aged, Elderly People Prefer Handsets from Budget Mobile Carriers: Data

Middle-Aged, Elderly People Prefer Handsets from Budget Mobile Carriers: Data

SEOUL, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Those aged over 40 are the primary clients for handsets provided by low-cost mobile carriers, industry data showed Friday.  The budget mobile carriers called “thrift phone operators” refer to mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) that rent networks from the country’s three carriers: SK Telecom Co., KT Corp. and LG [...]