South Korea turns off PCs on Fridays to make workers go home
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In the UK the same effect is caused by the sound of a pub opening

The government in South Korea's capital is introducing a new initiative to force its employees to leave work on time - by powering down all their computers at 20:00 on Fridays.

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm
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Monday, 27 March 2017 12:39

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm

Qualcomm blocked Samsung from flogging Exynos

The South Korea Trade Commission has decided that Qualcomm prevented Samsung from selling its Exynos processors to various third-party phone manufacturers.

SK Hynix to construct new facility in South Korea
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SK Hynix is runner-up in NAND flash next to Samsung

SK Hynix announced on Friday that it will be constructing a new fabrication facility at its factory in Cheongju, South Korea to meet increasing demand for NAND flash components.

South Korea investigates Google
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Friday, 12 August 2016 12:37

South Korea investigates Google

Playing monopoly

South Korea's antitrust regulator has admitted for the first time that it is looking into whether Google has violated the country's anticompetition laws.

Austrian actor pushes South Korean products in USA
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Dancing with the devils

Samsung is spending millions of dollars pushing its upcoming Galaxy Note 7 tablet in the USA and thinks that hiring Austrian film star Christopher Waltz to mock how busy citizens already are will help persuade Americans to favour a Korean product over Apple offerings.

South Korea nuclear plant had low risk worms
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Wednesday, 31 December 2014 14:12

South Korea nuclear plant had low risk worms

Splashes out on Mebendazole

South Korean has found that a low-risk computer "worm" had been removed from devices connected to some nuclear plant control systems.

Tuesday, 09 July 2013 13:27

Hackers hitting South Korea

Four year campaign

Tuesday, 20 September 2011 13:06

Samsung tries to ban Apple in South Korea


Thursday, 18 August 2011 11:33

South Koreans baying for Apple blood


Surely that should be juice
Monday, 07 March 2011 12:56

Chinese hackers snuffled spy-plane deal


Broke into the South Korean military