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SK Hynix to expand image sensor biz in China

South Korean chip manufacturer plans to capitalize on demand for mobile devices in China by focusing on image sensors for handsets and tablets. It kicked off a roadshow in Shenzhen to attract new customers.

August 21, 2013 by Ellyne Phneah


S. Korea to increase free Wi-Fi zones

So far, 2,000 locations have already been connected with free Wi-Fi networks in the country, and the number will rise to 12,000 by 2017, so citizens can get better access to the Internet.

July 11, 2013 by Ellyne Phneah


S. Korea banks to segment network, establish data backup

Financial regulator to instruct local banks to separate their network systems into two, for internal and external usage, and is pushing to set up a consolidated backup center, as part of measures to beef up defenses against cyberattacks.

July 10, 2013 by Ellyne Phneah


Apple, SK Telecom to unveil LTE-A iPhone 5S

The South Korean telco is reportedly in talks with Apple to put its LTE Advanced technology in the upcoming iPhone 5S. This follows last week's launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A, the first to take advantage of the network.

July 2, 2013 by Ellyne Phneah


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