Samsung opens the Bixby Marketplace to users in U.S. and Korea
Samsung today announced the launch of the Bixby Marketplace to users in U.S. and Korea. The Bixby Marketplace will offer a wide range of capsules (skills) that can make Bixby more powerful. Some of the capsules that are available ...
Microsoft Translator adds Korean as the 11th Neural Network translation language
Microsoft last year announced the availability of neural network-based translation system for 10 languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. Today, they are adding the ...
Microsoft announces the general availability of Azure from new Microsoft Cloud regions in Korea
Microsoft today announced the general availability of Azure from new Microsoft Cloud regions in Korea. Microsoft also announced that Office 365 will be generally available in Q2 of 2017. These two new Azure regions in Korea are pa...
Microsoft Research’s SwinTrain lets you swim against virtual opponents and teams
Microsoft Research Asia is working with Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology on a research project called SwimTrain which encourages group fitness exercises such as group spinning and swimming. In this case, they hav...
Windows 10 Is Off To A Great Start In Korea, Adoption Rate Five Times Faster Than Windows 8
Microsoft today revealed that Windows 10 is off to a great start in Korea. Windows 10 adoption rate is five times faster than Windows 8. There are over 22,000 different types of devices already running Windows 10 with over 1 billi...
Microsoft strikes patent deal with LG and Samsung for reduced Android royalties
In a deal brokered by the Korean Fair Trade Commission, Microsoft has agreed to cap patent royalties levied on Korean smartphone companies like LG and Samsung and to follow strict FRAND guidelines, even for non-Standard-Essential ...
Japanese and Korean Maps much improved in Windows 10 Mobile technical preview
We noted recently that the mapping data available to Windows Phone users in Japan was pretty atrocious, mostly not including even major roads. It seems with the latest Windows 10 Mobile Technical Preview this has changed dra...
Microsoft Announces Updated Korean Map Services Integration Into Bing Maps
Microsoft today announced their updates to Korean map services integration into Bing Maps which they have been working on for past 18 months. Map data is provided by SK Planet and Microsoft uses it in accordance to complex loca...
Microsoft Plans To Strengthen Bing’s Presence In Korea Later This Year
As per latest reports, Microsoft is planning to enter Korea’s search engine market in a full-fledged way in the second half of this year. When Microsoft launched Bing in 2009, Bing was launched in beta in Korea. Microsoft pa...