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South Korea Blames North For TV Stations, Banks Cyberattacks

04/10/2013, A few weeks ago, we reported on three South Korean television broadcasters and two banks becoming victims of a widespread malware attack, which resulted in serious network outages. The attack was perpetrated by “Whois Team,” which according...

South Korean Broadcasters, Banks Crippled By Malware Attacks

03/20/2013, The digital world is starting to become a scary place with reports of numerous popular services getting hacked. We’ve seen ZenDesk, Evernote and even Dropbox suffer from hacker attacks, but a report is coming in from South Korea that may show how...

IRiver WOWTab: A Clone Of The Nexus 7?

02/18/2013, IRiver has announced a 7-inch tablet for consumers in South Korea. IRiver is known for making multimedia devices and this seems its first step in the tablet market.  The device seems to be identical to the Google Nexus 7 tablet, both in terms of look and...

Sony Mobile Might Quit South Korea Market (Rumor)

12/18/2012, There are whispers making its rounds among South Korean media that Sony Mobile could very well edge closer to a total withdrawal from the smartphone market in that part of the world. Word is, Sony Mobile Communications Korea is in the process of being...

HTC closes office in South Korea

07/30/2012, What do you do when your phones don’t sell as well as the Galaxy S3 or Galaxy Note in South Korea? You shut down your office there of course – at least that’s what HTC has done. According to reports online, HTC closed its office in South...

Pantech Vega S5 announced

07/03/2012, While there aren’t too many “large” phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note or LG Optimus Vu on the market today, it looks like we’ll be seeing one more soon. Also from a Korean company, Pantech, it’s called the Vega S5. It...

Samsung ships 700,000 Galaxy Notes in South Korea

02/02/2012, The Galaxy Note will be arriving on our shores soon, but if you were curious about how it’s been doing in other parts of the world, this news should satisfy your curiosity. According to Sammyhub.com, Samsung has reportedly sold over 700,000 units of...

Samsung Galaxy S2: 5 million sold in South Korea

01/19/2012, If you ever wondered how popular the Samsung Galaxy S2 is, you don’t need to look past where the phone came from to find out. It has been reported that Samsung has managed to sell 5 million units of the Android smartphone in South Korea alone....

PRADA phone by LG 3.0 now available in South Korea

12/27/2011, If you’re looking forward to pick up the recently announced PRADA phone by LG 3.0 today, you don’t have to wait for its international release – just grab a flight to South Korea. LG announced today that the PRADA phone 3.0 is now officially...

Samsung Galaxy devices control XMAS HUGS robot

12/12/2011, If you’ve ever wanted to see a robot made from Samsung devices, look no further: we’ve got one for you. Samsung recently teamed up with RT Corp to come up with a very unique robot named the XMAS HUGS Bot – a robot that features a Samsung...

Samsung Series 5 ultrabooks announced for South Korea

12/12/2011, So far ultrabooks have usually been in the 11-13” range, but Samsung has decided to defy convention by unveiling a 14” ultrabook (and seemingly stretching the definition of an ultrabook) alongside a 13” model under their Series 5 title, which so far...