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Best Of MIK 1111 2016 Korean Tech Event

11/15/2016, As we attended the Korean Tech Event MIK1111, Ubergizmo picked three companies that are working on cool/interesting products. Our site is a media partner of MIK 1111, and we contributed in the Awards process by nominating cool products. We focused on...

MIK1111 2016 Tech Event In Seoul

11/11/2016, MIK 1111 (Made in Korea, eleven Eleven) a new tech event organized by Aving News, which is shaping to be a bi-annual event (summer and autumn). 1111 refers to November Eleven, the date at which the “Chinese Black Friday” called Singles Day, happens....

After Coffee: Making World Better, One Cup Of Coffee At A Time

09/18/2014, I didn’t know this before going to Korea for the first time, but it is one of the most caffeinated countries in the world. This is evident when you walk around as the concentration of coffee shops is higher than anywhere else I’ve been so far....

VIP Asia 2013 In Seoul: Photo Gallery And Overview

12/17/2013, A few weeks ago, I was in Seoul, South Korea, to attend VIP Asia Awards 2013, an event held in the Seoul Ritz Carlton by Aving, a Korean media company known for its industry events coverage worldwide. I’ve known them for many years and this time...

Smart Content Center: A Government-Supported Incubator In Korea

12/01/2013, I have visited the Smart Content Center in the G.Square building In Seoul: it is a South Korean government-supported incubator that helps startup by providing a low-cost working space (rent is free for successful applicants) that comes equipped with a...

Man In South Korea Takes Out A $7,300 Loan For In-Game Purchases

09/23/2013, Based on what we have heard in the past, purchasing items in-game can lead to a pretty hefty bills. In fact kids have accidentally racked up thousands on dollars on their parent’s credit card because they thought that items were free, and let’s not...

Road-Powered Electric Vehicle Network In South Korea Debuts

08/06/2013, There is always a first time for everything, and today, we have word that the first road-powered electric vehicle network in the world has just turned itself on in South Korea. What you see in the image above depicts an OLEV in South Korea, which is all...

Hands-On: LG Optimus GK Review

05/13/2013, The LG Optimus GK packs nearly the same punch as its larger cousin the Optimus G Pro, but in a smaller, more pocketable body. Here's our hands-on experience with it.

LG Optimus Vu Launches in Korea, with a Touch of White

04/23/2012, What do you do when you’re bored of the color black? Of course, you whitewash it. We got to tell you about what we just saw over at LG Korea. Apart from the pretty Korean lady, we’re looking at a white-colored version of the 5-inch Optimus Vu...

Optimus LTE Tag launched in Korea

02/20/2012, We’re only a week away from MWC 2012, but LG has already started unveiling its devices ahead of the event. Earlier today we had the LG Optimus Vu, and now there’s a one more smartphone from the Korean electronics manufacturer – the LG...

Kia Ray EV announced

12/22/2011, Kia Motors, one of Korea’s popular car manufacturers, has announced the launch of Korea’s first Electric Vehicle (EV) – the Kia Ray EV. If the first thing that popped into your mind was the sleek curves of a manta ray’s body when you...

LG Optimus Pad LTE spotted in Korea

12/07/2011, LG hasn’t really made any waves in the US with its Android tablet, the Optimus Pad, but it looks like it’s been doing well enough in Korea to warrant a sequel. Some folks have spotted a new tablet from LG called the Optimus Pad LTE which is...