Posts Tagged: Korea

samsung galaxy 3, Japan debut

Samsung Galaxy S3 is World’s Top Smartphone — But For How Long?

It hardly needs to be said that Samsung’s (005930:KS) Galaxy S3 has been a success for the Korean electronics maker. It was just this ...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 9:35 pm
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NTT Docomo at CEATEC Japan 2012

NTT Docomo and KT Corporation to Cooperate on Cross-border e-Payment Service

As a result of cooperation between Japan’s NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) and Korea’s KT Corporation (NYSE:KT), Docomo customers with com...

  • October 9, 2012
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6 Alternative Gangnam Style Videos From Across Asia

The Gangnam Style video by Psy has been viewed more than 359 million times and has inspired thousands of people across the world to remake t...

  • October 5, 2012
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Find Unique Travel Experiences With Local Guides Using Meetrip

While traveling can be lots of fun, some aspects of it can be quite mundane. Buying guide books and looking up “popular restaurants” usi...

  • September 18, 2012
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11-Year Prison Term Stirs Fear Among China’s E-Commerce Secret Smugglers

The recent 11-year jail term handed down to a merchant on Taobao, China’s biggest consumer-to-consumer online marketplace, has raised ...

  • September 12, 2012
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Smartphone Adoption to Reach 60 percent in South Korea

Korean news agency Yonhap news is reporting that South Korea’s smart phone user base is about to surpass the 30 million mark. The repo...

  • August 22, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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ComScore: In Asia, Japan Watches Most Online Videos

Research firm ComScore has some interesting metrics about how the world watches online video, claiming that in the month of June 1.2 billion...

  • August 16, 2012
  • at 12:10 pm
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Mysteries surround Facebook’s Asia Pacific Gateway project

The Asia Pacific Gateway (APG) is an NTT (Nippon Telephone and Telegraph)-led initiative to lay submarine cables across 12 Asian Telcos and ...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 11:33 am
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Anthropomorphize Your iPhone with this Fun Case from Korea

We’ve written about many fun iPhone cases in the past, most of them from Japan. But here’s an intriguing iPhone case from Korea ...

  • August 3, 2012
  • at 11:50 am
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Freemium App Revenues on the Rise in Asia and Around the World

App Annie has recently released some figures about the growth of Android and iOS in global markets, including Asia. The company points out t...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Minh ‘Gooseman’ Le’s Quest to Finish Tactical Intervention

Right after his graduation, a young and passionate Minh ‘Gooseman’ Le joined Valve to continue his work on Counter-Strike related projec...

  • October 8, 2012
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Qeon Interactive Launches Heva Online in Indonesia with Pop Group CherryBelle

Indonesian game publisher Qeon Interactive officially released its second online game called “Heva Online” recently in Indonesia. Korean...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Cracking The Korean Mobile App Market

Sukamal Pegu is the head of developer channel J-APAC at InMobi. For any mobile app questions, you can get in touch via Linkedin. With an est...

  • September 17, 2012
  • at 10:09 am
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China’s Sohu Goes Gangnam Style, Wants to Acquire Korean Film Studio?

China’s video-streaming sites rely on big-name TV serials to bring in lots of young users. So the rumor that the country’s third...

  • September 5, 2012
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Anipang Tops the Gaming Charts in Korea, Pushed On by KakaoTalk Game Platform

One Korean developer has been riding the wave of popularity of the chat app KakaoTalk in the country, which now has a Game Platform, pushing...

  • August 20, 2012
  • at 1:51 pm
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LG Surpasses 5 Million LTE Handsets Sold

Korean manufacturer LG Electronics (066570:KS) announced today that it has surpassed the milestone of 5 million LTE smartphones sold last mo...

  • August 15, 2012
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Olleh4U Brings Classic MMOPRG DarkEden to Indonesia

Last month, the new Indonesian games publisher Olleh4u released the classic DarkEden in Indonesia. DarkEden is an online, horror-themed MMOR...

  • August 3, 2012
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Finding Asia’s Place on the Internet World Map

I’m a big fan of any visualization that gives me a better idea of what the Internet looks like and one Russian web developer has creat...

  • August 2, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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