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Reporter : Baek Byung-yeul
Tue, February 27, 2024 | 09:28
The River multiplex emerges as hot spot on Han River
The River, a cultural complex where visitors can enjoy French dining, a wine bar, a live music bar and a cafe along the shore of the Han River, has been emerging as a popular place for those seeking special experiences along Seoul's main waterway, especially in a more intimate setting, according to the complex’s operator HLB, Tuesday.
Korean game firms showcase diversified platforms, genres at G-STAR
NCSOFT, Krafton, Netmarble, and other Korean game companies showed they are seeking to diversify game platforms and genres by releasing a large number of new games at G-STAR, the largest game showcase in Korea, which was held last week in Busan, according to industry officials, Monday.
Robot deliveries start in Seoul
Neubie, a delivery robot developed by Neubility, is spotted on the streets of Teheran-ro in southern Seoul, Monday. Robot deliveries became possible in Korea as the revised Act on Development and Supply of Intelligent Robots took effect on Friday. The new law allows business operators to utilize robots outdoors for delivery, patrols and other purposes. Yonhap
SK Telecom helps T1 win LoL World Championship via sponsorship
T1, arguably the most dominant esports team in Korea, won their fourth title of Riot Games’ popular esports match League of Legends (LoL) World Championship against China’s Weibo Gaming, held in Seoul’s Gocheok Sky Dome, Sunday.
Chiefs of Samsung, SK, LG entangled in legal risks
Uncertainties are weighing on Korea's top conglomerates - Samsung, SK and LG - as their owners have all become entangled in legal problems, which industry officials and experts say could hamper the future plans and major decisions of the respective groups, citing the U.S.-China power tussle, Russia-Ukraine war and pandemic-driven supply chain issues.
LG boosts investments in AI, biotech, batteries
LG Group increased the size of its corporate venture capital fund to 1 trillion won ($771.3 million) from 600 billion won as part of efforts to strengthen investments in technology companies that are leading future industries such as AI, biotech, batteries and mobility, according to LG, Sunday.
Fans enjoy new games at G-STAR 2023
Visitors to the nation’s largest gaming show G-STAR 2023 try out new games at the BEXCO Convention Center in Busan, Thursday. G-STAR will run for four days through Sunday with 1,037 companies from 42 countries participating. Yonhap
SAP SuccessFactors seeks to boost presence in Korea
SAP SuccessFactors, a human resource software company of SAP, is trying to improve its presence in the AI-driven human resource management software market here in the face of the rapid adoption of AI technology across the HR sector, the company said Thursday.
SK's semiconductor design unit launches AI chip
SK’s chip design unit Sapeon unveiled a new AI chip for data centers at SK Group’s ICT conference SK Tech Summit, with an aim to improving its presence in the fast-growing market, the company said Thursday.
LG's robot to be used in facility diagnosis of POSCO's steel mill
LG Electronics’ AI-based self-driving robots can be widely used for facility diagnosis at hazardous worksites in the future, the company said Wednesday, after completing a two-day demonstration of unmanned facility management using its robot at POSCO’s Gwangyang steel plant.