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LG CNS wins $45m smart grid deal in Poland

Kim Ji-seob (left), vice president of LG CNS’ smart green business unit, shakes hands with Tauron Dystrybucja CEO Piotr Kolodziej. (LG CNS)LG CNS, an IT affiliate of LG Group, said Tuesday it has cli...

Updated : 2014.09.23 21:02

MS CEO sets mood for reconcilation

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Tuesday met with top South Korean officials and business moguls including Lee Jay-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, to discuss expanding ties with Korea and it...

Updated : 2014.09.23 20:59

Samsung SDS seeks to go global with logistics solution

With the world economy seeing a rapid increase in trade, both public and private enterprises are finding it necessary to better manage their supply chains and logistics using information technology.Sa...

Updated : 2014.09.23 20:56

No initial offering for Line this year: Naver

The country's top portal operator Naver Corp. has decided against listing its Japan-based affiliate Line Corp. in the U.S. and Japanese stock market this year, the company said on Monday.In a regulatory filing, Naver said that while it is still considering the overseas IPO of Line, which ...

Updated : 2014.09.22 20:46

Cisco Systems launches new servers in Korea

Cisco Systems Korea said Monday that it has launched new integrated servers that can perform rapidly and efficiently with Intel’s fast processing power.The product called the Unified Computing System...

Updated : 2014.09.22 20:19

LG rolls out flip smartphone with Kakao button

LG Electronics, South Korea’s No. 2 tech player, said Monday that its first flip-style smartphone, which will come with a button allowing users to directly connect to the popular KakaoTalk messenger application, will go on sale later this week.The smartphone, dubbed the Wine Smart, comes ...

Updated : 2014.09.22 20:16

LG Chem to supply batteries for Energiequelle’s storage system

LG Chem, South Korea’s materials and battery giant, said Sunday it had sealed a deal to supply lithium-ion batteries to Energiequelle, a Germany-based renewable energy management and services provide...

Updated : 2014.09.21 19:27

LG sets Guinness record with billboard

LG Electronics Inc., South Korea's No. 2 tech giant, said Friday it has successfully won a Guinness World Record title for its new billboard installed in Saudi Arabia, which boasts a size of two football fields using 1,800 tons of steel.The 250-meter-wide, 12-meter-high sign, constructed n...

Updated : 2014.09.19 10:16

Samsung mass-produces first 20nm mobile DRAM

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics said Thursday it has launched mass production of 20 nano-class mobile dynamic random access memory for the first time in the industry, six months after it s...

Updated : 2014.09.18 21:25

ITU to discuss radio frequency spectrum for satellite tracking

A United Nations agency for information and telecommunications will discuss the allocation of a global radio frequency for air-ground satellite communication following the failure of a painstaking multinational search to find a missing Malaysian airplane, government officials said Wednesda...

Updated : 2014.09.17 20:55

LG to roll out its first flip-style smartphone

LG Electronics, South Korea’s No. 2 maker of handsets, provided a teaser Tuesday of what looks to be its first flip-style smartphone. LG’s website showed a dim image of a flip-style handset dubbed the “LG Wine Smart.” If released, the Wine lineup will become the oldest existing handset...

Updated : 2014.09.16 21:27

Samsung chairman loses W1tr on sickbed

Samsung Group’s de-facto head Lee Kun-hee, who has been hospitalized due to a heart attack since May, saw the value of his share holdings in the conglomerate plunge 7.19 percent from four months earlier, data showed Tuesday, with the decline led by Samsung Electronics’ lackluster perform...

Updated : 2014.09.16 21:27

Samsung Electronics to host first open-source conference

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics said Monday it would hold a two-day conference on open-source software to allow developers to share ideas on the new industrial trend.The Samsung Open Sourc...

Updated : 2014.09.15 20:38

Samsung seeks prosecution probe on LG executive on suspected vandalism

Samsung Electronics said Sunday it has asked the prosecution to investigate senior officials of its home rival, LG Electronics, on suspicion of intentionally damaging its products at a shopping mall in Germany.Samsung's petition names Jo Seong-jin, head of LG's home appliance division, and...

Updated : 2014.09.14 11:47

Samsung Electronics likely to suffer another earnings shock in Q3: brokerages

Samsung Electronics Co., the world's largest mobile phone manufacturer, is expected to suffer another earnings shock in the third quarter, mainly due to weak demand for its new products and stiff competition from rivals.Local brokerages initially forecast operating profits for the July-Sep...

Updated : 2014.09.14 11:29