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Naver Introduces AI Answering Machine for Restaurant Reservations

Naver Introduces AI Answering Machine for Restaurant Reservations

SEOUL, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Corp., South Korea’s top web portal operator, introduced a new artificial intelligence (AI) call technology that automatically responds to customer calls for restaurant reservations. If a customer asks to make a reservation, the AI responds by asking the time of reservation, number of people, and if a baby [...]

Internet Insurance Market Grows as Naver and Kakao Launch Products

Internet Insurance Market Grows as Naver and Kakao Launch Products

SEOUL, Jul. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — The Internet insurance market is heating up as Naver, Korea’s largest Internet portal operator, recently announced its plan to jump into the financial industry. South Korea’s top internet portal operator Naver Corp., which has established a separate subsidiary that specializes in providing financial services, aims to provide various financial [...]

Naver’s Cloud Unit Teams Up with Singaporean Firm to Tap into Southeast Asia

Naver’s Cloud Unit Teams Up with Singaporean Firm to Tap into Southeast Asia

SEOUL, Jul. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The cloud affiliate of South Korea’s dominant Internet portal operator, Naver Corp., said Thursday that it has joined hands with Singaporean cloud company Deskera to tap deeper into the Southeast Asian market. Deskera, considered the leading cloud-based platform provider, and Naver Business Platform (NBP) will provide cloud services for [...]

China Restores Access to S. Korea’s Largest Online Search Portal

China Restores Access to S. Korea’s Largest Online Search Portal

SEOUL, Jun. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Access to Naver, South Korea’s largest online search portal, was restored in major cities in China on Monday after being banned last Thursday. The reasons behind the recovered access are currently unknown. Beijing, Shanghai, and other major cities in China regained limited access to Naver Monday morning. By noon, [...]

Naver Aims to Expand V Live Streaming Platform with Abundant Contents

Naver Aims to Expand V Live Streaming Platform with Abundant Contents

SEOUL, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top Internet portal operator, Naver Corp., aims to accelerate the global expansion of its live streaming platform, V Live, based on its cutting-edge technology, the company said Thursday. Launched in August 2015, V Live allows K-pop celebrities to broadcast live videos on the Internet and chat live [...]