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Samsung Galaxy Player up for pre-order from Feb 4th in Korea

01/30/2011, Aside from the Zune HD, Apple’s iPod touch doesn’t have too many competitors out there, though Samsung’s Galaxy Player (YP-GB1) might be gearing up to offer a serious challenge, similar to how the Galaxy Tab is challenging the iPad. If you’re...

LTE-Advanced is scary fast

01/26/2011, The folks over at South Korea’s Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute recently gave a demonstration of the first public instance of LTE-Advanced and boy it sure is fast. A test mobile broadcast system managed to hit 600Mbps – 6...

Korean carriers not hot on the Nexus S

01/04/2011, Google’s latest Nexus S might be popular over in the US and UK, but word is going around that South Korean mobile operators aren’t too hot about the phone just yet. According to reports, SK Telecom and KT, South Korea’s largest mobile operators,...


Samsung SHW-M190S pictured, to feature HDMI-out

01/02/2011, We previously caught wind of an upcoming Android-powered phone from Samsung destined for the South Korean market, dubbed the M190S. Now a picture of the phone has surfaced, along with some specifications to go with it. The M190S is said to be similar to...

Telepresence teachers in Korean classrooms to increase next year

12/26/2010, Korean officials are pretty happy with the success of their educational robotics program which was recently completed successfully in the form of a 14-week pilot program. All 29 robots that were placed across 21 schools, costing $1.4 million in total,...

Fantasia Robot Guides You In South Korea

12/07/2010, A new guide robot tentatively dubbed the “Fantasia Robot” will be stationed at the lobby of South Korea’s Buncheon City hall from December 15th 2010. This robot is probably a much cooler guide to tell you about a building’s...

Samsung Galaxy S Sales Pass 500K In South Korea

07/26/2010, Samsung’s Galaxy S Android phone seems to be going from strength to strength, and next on its list of achievements is the announcement by SKT that they’ve managed to sell over 500,000 Galaxy S units over in South Korea in just over a month,...

Samsung SP-H03 Compact LED Projector Launched In Korea

07/07/2010, Samsung has launched its compact and lightweight SP-H03 projector over in South Korea, which means that folks over there shouldn’t have too much trouble sharing photos and presentations with other folks, thanks to its size and removable battery. The...

You Need At Least 300 Actions Per Minute To Master StarCraft

07/06/2010, Ever wonder what sets you apart from professional gamers? A video has surfaced, giving us some pretty good insight into some of the skills that professional gamers have. A good example would be StarCraft, where your efficiency is measured in APM, which...

N-Board iPad And Notebook Dock

06/29/2010, If you’re having trouble finding ways to keep your iPad propped up when you’re typing out a lengthy email on it, you might want to check out the N-Board. It was initially designed to prop your notebook up and keep it cooled, but it seems to...

KT To Offer The Google Nexus One In South Korea

05/31/2010, Looks like Google’s move to open its Nexus One smartphone to retail sales could be making the device more attractive to carriers as KT Corp, South Korea’s second largest mobile carrier, has announced that it will be beefing its smartphone...

Samsung EX1/TL500 Goes Official In Korea

05/17/2010, Samsung has just put its EX1 (TL500) compact camera up for sale over in Korea. As Samsung’s flagship compact camera, it supports RAW with shutter-priority, aperture-priority and full-manual shooting modes. H.264 video recording is also supported,...

Sky Launches The Pantech Pandora Slim Luxury Phone In Korea

04/20/2010, Sky is now offering the Pandora from Pantech, which will probably be suited to folks who are looking for a stylish luxury phone in Korea. The phone itself is very thin, measuring in at just 9.1mm thick. It also offers a rather unique touchpad at the top...