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Naver to Support Streaming 4K Video on Mobile Platforms

Naver to Support Streaming 4K Video on Mobile Platforms

SEOUL, Feb. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Corp., South Korea’s dominant Internet portal and search engine, said Friday that it plans to support streaming of 4K content on mobile platforms following the launch of fifth-generation (5G) mobile network service next month. “We will be able to support high-resolution livestreaming service as the lag time will [...]

LG Electronics, Naver Sign MOU on Robot R&D

LG Electronics, Naver Sign MOU on Robot R&D

SEOUL, Jan. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean home appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. and portal operator Naver Corp. on Wednesday agreed to jointly develop an advanced guidance robot based on the high-tech mobility platform. LG Electronics and Naver’s R&D subsidiary signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on research and development of robot [...]

Nami Island to Offer Translation Services for Foreigners

Nami Island to Offer Translation Services for Foreigners

CHUNCHEON, Jan. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Nami Island, Chuncheon’s most representative tourist destination, has introduced a new translation service for foreigners. Nami Island, Inc., in partnership with Papago, the artificial intelligence-based translation service from internet giant Naver Corp., has begun to offer translation services for foreign tourists. Each year, more than 1 million tourists from [...]

LG Electronics, Naver Team Up for Robot Technology

LG Electronics, Naver Team Up for Robot Technology

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean home appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. and portal operator Naver Corp. said Wednesday they will partner to develop an advanced guide robot. The two Korean companies agreed to apply Naver’s integrated location and mobility solution eXtended Definition & Dimension Map (xDM) in LG’s guide robot called Air [...]

Naver Reveals New Year’s Resolutions at CES with Automatic Driving and Cartography Technologies

Naver Reveals New Year’s Resolutions at CES with Automatic Driving and Cartography Technologies

SEOUL, Jan. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Han Seong-sook, CEO of Naver Corp., a South Korean online search portal, said Naver’s success over the last 20 years is based on “taking a path different from others.” At a press conference held in Las Vegas on Monday, Han said that Naver created the search engine, Line mobile messenger, and [...]

Naver to Debut AI, Robotics Technologies at CES

Naver to Debut AI, Robotics Technologies at CES

SEOUL, Jan. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Naver Corp., South Korea’s dominant Internet portal and search engine, on Monday announced the global debut of its artificial intelligence (AI) and other breakthrough robotic technologies at an upcoming international exhibition. Naver will be showcasing its portfolio of 13 technologies for the first time at the Consumer Electronics Show [...]

Portal Website Naver Introduces “Home Run Replay” Function During Live Broadcast

Portal Website Naver Introduces “Home Run Replay” Function During Live Broadcast

SEOUL, Nov. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — The popular portal website Naver Corp. revealed yesterday that it will be implementing a new function on its website that allows users to replay home runs during Korean Series baseball matches airing live. The function is based on artificial intelligence (AI) technology. The technology automatically recognizes home run sequences [...]

Naver Looks beyond Network Service, Targets ‘Living Environment’ Technology

Naver Looks beyond Network Service, Targets ‘Living Environment’ Technology

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top portal operator, Naver Corp., on Thursday announced a business blueprint that moves beyond its existing online and network business and focuses on technology that is linked to the living environment. “The key technological strategy that Naver is pushing is living environment intelligence,” Song Chang-hyun, the company [...]

Naver to Provide Cloud Service to Mirae Asset Daewoo

Naver to Provide Cloud Service to Mirae Asset Daewoo

SEOUL, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Business Platform Corp., a cloud service provider under South Korea’s top webportal operator Naver Corp., said Friday it has partnered with Mirae Asset Daewoo, a local financial company, to provide high-performance computing (HPC) cloud solutions. HPC refers to the utilization of supercomputers and other high-end computers to carry [...]