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EHang completes maiden flights of two-seater air taxi in South Korea
25 Nov 2020
According to Ehang, the flight tours across Seoul, Daegu, and Jeju Island signify the starting point to explore the urban air mobility (UAM) market in South Korea.
South Korea progresses IoT network for its expressways
14 Aug 2020
The Korean Expressway Corporation is building the IoT network with Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol as the first stage of a four-year deployment plan.
South Korea to step-up online coronavirus tracking
12 Mar 2020
South Korea is set to deploy a new system using data such as surveillance camera footage and credit card transactions of confirmed coronavirus patients to recreate their movements.
Seoul's smart city platform based on 'citizens as mayors' philosophy
08 Jan 2020
The city is showcasing its platform and e-government initiatives at CES 2020. These tools aim to provide citizens with the same real-time access to information as the mayor.
Seoul bolsters its smart city infrastructure with IoT network
20 Dec 2019
The Metropolitan Government is planning to deploy a city-wide Internet of Things network as part of its plan to create one of the world’s first hyper-connected cities by 2022.
Samsung and Telensa join forces for smart cities
30 Apr 2019
The digital arm of the electronics company will collaborate with the smart lighting specialist on streetlighting and its Urban Data Project.
South Korea deepens commitment to autonomous future
12 Mar 2019
Korean AV platform provider SpringCloud is partnering with Deepen AI to progress the development of autonomous vehicle sensor technology in the country
Smart city standard for South Korea
31 Jan 2019
The blockchain-based MXProtocol will be used for environmental monitoring, power management and disaster detection hardware
Robot launches South Korea's 5G service
13 Dec 2018
Telecoms company, KT Corporation, has rolled out the service in the greater Seoul metropolitan area and plans to expand to 24 major cities
Smart city kiosks inform and advise Daegu citizens
10 Oct 2018
The kiosks form part of the South Korean city’s disaster management infrastructure and provide news and guidance at other times
Blockchain powers South Korean city
17 Aug 2018
Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province, is teaming up with clean energy incentive firm Swytch to accelerate the move to renewable energy
SparkLabs launches security token
14 May 2018
Offering made through Smart City & Smart Planet Fund is intended to “democratise” venture capital access
Index ranks global robotics and AI readiness
24 Apr 2018
Even countries most ready for the future of work must rethink education and training to prepare people for the jobs of tomorrow
Super-fast wi-fi service on Seoul’s subways
09 Feb 2018
Mobile hot-spot network technology can provide high-speed wi-fi services even in fast running subway trains
World's first self-driven fuel cell EV takes to the road
05 Feb 2018
Hyundai Level 4 autonomous driving vehicles self-drive 190 km from Seoul to Pyeongchang
Is your country ready for autonomous vehicles?
17 Jan 2018
KPMG Autonomous Vehicle Readiness Index shows which countries are most prepared for the driverless future
Sky-high success for Seoul
14 Jan 2018
Lotte World Tower in the South Korean capital has won recognition for its double-deck elevator that travels further and faster than any other lift in the world
Non-European countries more inclined towards Open Government Data
20 Oct 2017
One in three Singaporeans have used OGD in the last year compared to 18 per cent in the UK
Helping EVs to energise the city
21 Aug 2017
Hyundai Mobis has developed a two-way charger for electric vehicles that facilitates vehicle-to-grid services
South Korea is most IoT ready country in APeJ
25 Jul 2017
IDC report provides a comparative assessment of APeJ countries’ readiness for sustained IoT adoption
World’s leading digital nations named
13 Jul 2017
Eight countries emerge as among the world’s “stand-out” digital economies
China, Japan, and South Korea lead smart city initiatives
28 Apr 2017
Research from ABI predicts that these countries will accelerate their adoption of smart light, meter, building and transportation over the next five years
Which nation is best prepared for the IoT?
07 Nov 2016
The US, South Korea and the UK are best placed to benefit from the Internet of Things, according to latest rankings from IDC
The top smart city projects in Asia Pacific
19 Aug 2016
Smart farming, connected transport systems, smart residential, a hydrohub and integrated care are among the focus of smart city projects recognised by IDC
25 Feb 2021
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
Think tank: City life on Mars? Creating human centred communities in space and beyond
Beyond the pandemic: the technology that will remain part of our smart cities
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
Research Report: How smart is your office?
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