5:10 pm on Dec 17, 2014 by Paul Bischoff
The Korean startup's SDK, called Appspand, requires pasting a few lines of code to the backend to add instant messaging, file sharing, voice chat, & video chat.
3:45 pm on Dec 16, 2014 by Mary-Anne Lee
A-33 Studio from Korea raises US$700,000 from K Cube Ventures for a “revolutionary” mobile FPS game.
12:57 pm on Dec 9, 2014 by Kurt Davis
South Korea is no longer hooked on MMORPGs and PC games. 2014 is the year the gaming market saw a big shake-up.
11:48 am on Nov 27, 2014 by Paul Bischoff
Seoul-based restaurant delivery app Baedal Minjeok has just raised a US$36 million series D funding round from US investment bank Goldman Sachs.
4:48 pm on Nov 21, 2014 by Steven Millward
A South Korean startup is trying to make personal fire transfers between gadgets a lot easier with a free app called ShareOn.
1:58 pm on Nov 19, 2014 by C. Custer
“More kids are watching video games than playing video games,” says the co-founder of this game recording startup.
12:35 pm on Nov 13, 2014 by Paul Bischoff
Tencent, Line, and Korea Investment Partners set up a consortium in which Tencent contributed $110M. Tencent’s stake in 4:33 Creative Lab comes to 25 percent.
9:30 am on Nov 13, 2014 by C. Custer
Samsung makes good smartphones, but its rap videos leave something to be desired.
9:42 am on Nov 11, 2014 by Daniel Tay
Yello Mobile now has 50 ventures in their alliance, having acquired a majority share in the companies.
10:36 pm on Nov 10, 2014 by C. Custer
Jandi has raised nearly US$2 million, and is hoping to carve out a space for itself in this enterprise communication and chat market in Asia by focusing on loca...
4:05 pm on Nov 7, 2014 by J. Sexton
Our first glimpse of how Korea’s big merger is panning out came today with the 3Q earnings report. Kakao, through games revenue, is holding the line.
12:00 pm on Nov 7, 2014 by Josh Horwitz
The program's offices will be located in Songdo, a government-funded business district that doubles as a testing ground for green tech.
11:44 am on Nov 7, 2014 by J. Sexton
A small studio, making small games, has big plans for getting its games to be played outside its home country.
12:00 pm on Nov 6, 2014 by J. Sexton
While eSports and online games still grab international headlines, the indie community in Korea has shown it's all about mobile.
7:00 pm on Oct 30, 2014 by J. Sexton
Given the relatively narrow applicability of copyright law, cloning a game takes a special sort of effort.
3:15 pm on Oct 30, 2014 by J. Sexton
App Annie's index shows that September was a good month for several recent mergers in South Korean mobile games, and points to social apps as means for sustaine...
9:07 am on Oct 30, 2014 by C. Custer
Asia’s mobile gaming market may be grabbing most of the headlines nowadays, but make no mistake: when it comes to gaming markets, PC gaming is still the king. I...
10:58 am on Oct 28, 2014 by J. Sexton
A small studio in Korea attempts to refresh tower offense games, by getting you to cover pizza with mold.
7:15 pm on Oct 27, 2014 by Samir Makwana
Samsung in can anticipate to be in troubled waters after Koreans show some love to Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus.
5:14 pm on Oct 27, 2014 by J. Sexton
A teaser trailer was released for this upcoming Korean racing game. It doesn’t show much, but the concept art is… revealing.