Health

Risks of the trend of twins, triplets

KoreaThe number of twins and triplets has exploded thanks to artificial insemination technology, but experts warn of many risks from this trend. Recently, a Korean mother planned to give birth to 6 children by in vitro fertilization, but one fetus miscarried. After that, 5 babies were admitted to the intensive care unit as soon as […]

Technology

Korea develops special technology to prevent suicides

Researchers and South Korean emergency services receiving agencies are working to develop artificial intelligence (AI)-based technologies for timely detection and prevention of suicides. Information from the Seoul Institute of Technology said that the AI ​​system they are developing is based on behavioral groups by analyzing data from cameras, sensors and records sent to rescue services […]

Technology

Cybercriminals hunt young Korean women

The types of cybercrime in South Korea are targeting more young women in the country, who are easy victims of sexual assault. Technological advances in South Korea are becoming a double-edged sword that puts young Korean women under the radar of sex criminals. According to recent studies, Korea is becoming a global hub for the […]

Technology

Korea loses competitiveness in 5G industry

Although South Korea was the first country in the world to launch commercial 5G services, it is China’s Huawei that dominates the global 5G equipment market. South Korea launched the world’s first commercial 5G service in 2019. In addition, Korean smartphone manufacturers have held the highest share of the global smartphone market since 2011. However, […]

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South Korea fined Facebook 139 billion for illegally sharing user information

On November 25, Korean authorities announced a penalty of 6.7 billion won (nearly 139 billion dong) on ​​Facebook, for transferring information of at least 3.3 million users of this country to other companies. The Korea Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC) said Facebook violated the law by providing personal information of at least 3.3 million users […]