PC Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Samsung PCs Have Dominated S. Korean Market for Almost 3 Decades: Data

Samsung PCs Have Dominated S. Korean Market for Almost 3 Decades: Data

SEOUL, Sept. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Personal computers made by Samsung Electronics Co. have dominated the South Korean market for close to an entire generation, data showed Sunday. Market researcher IDC Korea reported that Samsung computers have retained first place in the domestic market for a period of 27 years and six months dating back [...]

Computer Mice Continue Innovation as PC Popularity Wanes

Computer Mice Continue Innovation as PC Popularity Wanes

DAEJEON, Sept.12 (Korea Bizwire) – PC sales have continued to plummet, with major tech corporations like Intel announcing layoffs (a planned 12,000 by 2017). Desktop and laptop computers are increasingly being replaced by more portable but equally functional smartphones and tablets.  Despite the trend however, Korea continues to generate a constant supply of patent applications [...]

Video Killed the Radio Star, but Mobile and PC Live ‘Happily Ever After’

Video Killed the Radio Star, but Mobile and PC Live ‘Happily Ever After’

SEOUL, Feb.17 (Korea Bizwire) – Even though we are living in a ‘mobile first’ era, when most of the tasks we used to do on a PC are now easily completed on mobile phones, it turns out that PC usage still outpaces mobile usage in certain areas. Although mobile use is increasing, this doesn’t mean [...]