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Mobile Stations to Expand Earthquake-monitoring Network in S. Korea

Mobile Stations to Expand Earthquake-monitoring Network in S. Korea

SEOUL, July 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Leading mobile carrier SK Telecom Co. said Thursday it will install earthquake sensors at its mobile network base stations across the country, a move that can help expand readiness against natural disasters. Earthquakes have become a matter of public concern in South Korea in recent years with 88 earthquakes [...]

SK Telecom Enters Medical Imaging Market, Seeking to Set Up Factory in S. Korea

SK Telecom Enters Medical Imaging Market, Seeking to Set Up Factory in S. Korea

SEOUL, June 5 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s largest mobile carrier, said Friday it will enter the medical imaging market after investing in Nanox Imaging Ltd., an Israel-based digital X-ray system developer. SK Telecom said it became the second-largest shareholder of Nanox after investing a total of US$23 million. “We passionately seek [...]

Job Applicants for SK Telecom to Conduct Interviews at Home

Job Applicants for SK Telecom to Conduct Interviews at Home

SEOUL, June 4 (Korea Bizwire) — All job applicants for this year’s SK Telecom Co. spring recruiting session will conduct their interview sessions at home using tablet devices. South Korea’s leading mobile carrier announced Wednesday that it will introduce an ‘interactive untact’, or in-tact, interview session for all applicants hoping to land a job during [...]

SKT’s 3D MR Technology Converts Choi Si-won into a 12-meter-tall Giant Image at Super Junior Concert

SKT’s 3D MR Technology Converts Choi Si-won into a 12-meter-tall Giant Image at Super Junior Concert

SEOUL, June 2 (Korea Bizwire) — During an online live concert, Choi Si-won, a member of South Korean boy band Super Junior, surprised his fans by being converted into a 12-meter-tall giant image. He showed up on the stage like the Genie from the animated film “Aladdin.” According to SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s leading [...]

S. Korea Develops Robot with 5G/AI Capabilities to Fight Coronavirus

S. Korea Develops Robot with 5G/AI Capabilities to Fight Coronavirus

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co., in tandem with industrial automation components manufacturer Omron Electronics Korea Co., announced Tuesday the development of a robot designed to carry out quarantine tasks to fight the coronavirus. The robot features ICT and automation technology including 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), autonomous driving, and Internet of Things [...]