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Over US$18 billion in grants and loans will be available for new ventures, and the program will be expanded to all four of the country's special R&D zones.
Microsoft's movement-recognition Kinect software has morphed from virtual shooter gaming to the real-life challenge of guarding the world's last Cold War border.
The penalty is the first of its kind slapped on a global company in South Korea for violating private info protection laws, when it was building its Street View service.
Akamai's latest State of the Internet report for Q3 2013 shows Australia's average connection speed slowly picking up, as South Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong continue to race ahead.
Samsung has dropped profits in the last quarter, despite producing record revenue figures.
New guidelines will require the industry to allow smartphone users the option to delete unnecessary pre-loaded applications, to rectify unreasonable practices and reduce inconvenience.
Top execs face dismissal, while financial firms face heavier fines and suspensions as part of proposed measures in the wake of the data breach involving over 20 million credit card customers revealed earlier this week.
The 5G network is expected to be 1,000 times faster than the existing 4G LTE service, and will play a key role in driving South Korea's economy.
The personal data of at least 20 million bank and credit card users in South Korea has been leaked, state regulators say, in one of the country's biggest ever breaches.
Patent-related laws will be revised to protect local tech companies the rising number of abusive practices by non-practicing entities.
The vessels will help cut energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions of small fishing farms, and will cost only one-tenth of operation costs of fuel-powered ships.
Four areas of cooperation include a multilateral framework for governance, use of the Internet under UN scrutiny, clamping down on illegal online behavior, and joint efforts in protecting privacy.
Paris Baguette store becomes the first physical shop in South Korea to recognize Bitcoin as a form of payment, allowing its customers to buy its goods using the virtual currency.
Leaked NSA map confirms Singapore and South Korea as key "third players" supporting the United States government's "Five Eyes" surveillance network.
The conglomerate unveils the first 27 projects under its US$1.4 billion 10-year research drive, which includes finding a substitute for rare earth material, neuromorphic processors and hybrid holographic 3D displays.