Southkorea

08.28.14
Water-powered phone chargers are coming to downtown Seoul
08.28.14

Water-powered phone chargers are coming to downtown Seoul

Unless you've made a habit of carrying around a solar charger, topping off your phone outdoors can...

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08.07.14
LG's G3 A is a stripped-down version of its flagship smartphone
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08.07.14

LG's G3 A is a stripped-down version of its flagship smartphone

LG has to be pleased by the overall reception to the G3, from press and consumers alike. That said...

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08.04.14
Robotic exoskeletons give dock workers superhuman lifting abilities
08.04.14

Robotic exoskeletons give dock workers superhuman lifting abilities

We talk a lot about robotic exoskeletons that give people almost supernatural lifting skills, but...

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07.28.14
Korean baseball team recruits robots as stand-ins for fans
07.28.14

Korean baseball team recruits robots as stand-ins for fans

In South Korea, the Hanwha Eagles baseball team has gained a bunch of new fans that'll never aband...

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07.07.14
South Korea makes it easier to get refunds for Android and iOS apps
07.07.14

South Korea makes it easier to get refunds for Android and iOS apps

If you've ever been burned by downloading a mobile app that you don't want or doesn't work, relief...

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06.23.14
South Korea debates the wisdom of a video game addiction law
06.23.14

South Korea debates the wisdom of a video game addiction law

South Korea takes gaming more seriously than most other counties: eSports tournaments air on TV, g...

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06.07.14
Korean protester spreads democracy's message by balloon and flashdrive
06.07.14

Korean protester spreads democracy's message by balloon and flashdrive

As funny as the idea of a video game starring Kim Jong Un might be, how North Korea treats its peo...

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05.30.14
Velociraptor-inspired robot can run almost as fast as DARPA's Cheetah
05.30.14

Velociraptor-inspired robot can run almost as fast as DARPA's Cheetah

There's a new robot that's almost matched Cheetah's speed record, but it wasn't designed after ano...

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05.23.14
Samsung hopes 'respected older generations' will dig its new flip-phones
05.23.14

Samsung hopes 'respected older generations' will dig its new flip-phones

It may be a tad ageist to presume that some older folks prefer simple flip-phones to souped-up sma...

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