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Researchers Develop Bracelet-shaped Wearable Device for Play

Researchers Develop Bracelet-shaped Wearable Device for Play

DAEJEON, July 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean researchers have developed a bracelet-shaped wearable device by using a sound augmented technology, a national research university said Wednesday. The device named ‘Sound Wear’ is a wearable device for play that allows children not only to detect and choose sounds but also make them and exchange them [...]

Korean Consumers Warm up to Wearable Mobile Device

Korean Consumers Warm up to Wearable Mobile Device

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of South Koreans using wearable telecommunications devices reached nearly 240,000 at the end of July, data showed Sunday, amid the rising popularity of smartwatches in the country. According to the data compiled by the Ministry of Science, ICT, and Future Planning, the number of subscribers of wearable [...]

Korea Likely to Be a Leader in Wearable Device Standards

Korea Likely to Be a Leader in Wearable Device Standards

  SEOUL, Nov. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Korea will lead in the area of international standards for wearable devices. The Korean Agency for Technology and Standards said on November 14 that it suggested the establishment of a standard setting committee for wearable smart devices at the 78th International Electrotechnical Commission meeting currently held in Tokyo, for [...]