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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 [...]

Content Providers Struggle to Attract Paid Subscribers in South Korea

Content Providers Struggle to Attract Paid Subscribers in South Korea

SEOUL, Jun. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of paid subscribers to online entertainment companies in South Korea has been found to be extremely low, a new industry report has revealed. Only 1.4 percent of South Korean internet users pay to enjoy online content from media outlets, the lowest rate among all online content services, while [...]