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Demand for 'Meat' made from plants growing beyond vegetarian diets
Demand for 'Meat' made from plants growing beyond vegetarian diets

  Time now for our "Life & Info" segment... where we focus on information  [ ... ]

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WHO recommends steps to limit risk of Dementia
WHO recommends steps to limit risk of Dementia

  About 50 million people worldwide currently suffer from dementia and tha [ ... ]

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All-new Apple TV app available across the world in over 100 countries
All-new Apple TV app available across the world in over 100 countries

  The new Apple TV app launched Monday in more than 100 countries.   It [ ... ]

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Renewable Energy replacing Coal and LNG
Renewable Energy replacing Coal and LNG

  In the first quarter this year, renewable energy made up a record-high pro [ ... ]

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SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft explodes in test mishap
SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft explodes in test mishap

  The private aerospace manufacturer SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, has confirmed [ ... ]

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Smart machines remotely controlled 8500km away through 5G
Smart machines remotely controlled 8500km away through 5G

  South Korea is aiming to become one of the leading players of the 5G industr [ ... ]

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Robots will take over 14% of jobs in 20 years: OECD
Robots will take over 14% of jobs in 20 years: OECD

  The OECD says robots will take over fourteen percent of jobs worldwide in th [ ... ]

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Disabled people to benefit from latest AI technology
Disabled people to benefit from latest AI technology

  Today is the national day for people with disabilities here in Korea.  [ ... ]

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World's first 3D heart with blood vessels using patient's cells
World's first 3D heart with blood vessels using patient's cells

  Researchers in Israel have printed the world's first 3D heart with blood v [ ... ]

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US makes extradition request for Julian Assange - arrested wikileaks founder
US makes extradition request for Julian Assange - arrested wikileaks founder

  Jennifer Robinson, the lawyer for Julian Assange, says she has received "a w [ ... ]

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First real image of black hole unveiled
First real image of black hole unveiled

  The first ever photo of a black hole has been unveiled by scientists [ ... ]

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Facebook leaks again, needs diapers?
Facebook leaks again, needs diapers?

  Facebook, the world's largest social media network with over 2 billion users glo [ ... ]

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3D printed flying suit takes first public flight in New York
3D printed flying suit takes first public flight in New York

  A new 3-D printed jet suit has taken its first public flight, taking off and [ ... ]

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Scientific solution to reclaim plastic waste
Scientific solution to reclaim plastic waste

  Along with the fine dust crisis,... the issue of microplastics harming our [ ... ]

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Saudi Arabia blamed for Amazon's Jeff Bezos phone hack
Saudi Arabia blamed for Amazon's Jeff Bezos phone hack

  Saudi Arabia has been accused of hacking the phone of Jeff Bezos in retali [ ... ]

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Self-healing Displays from the future
Self-healing Displays from the future

  Smartphone and tablet screens can be very easy to break and painfully expens [ ... ]

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Samsung’s Galaxy S10+ wins top rating from Consumer Reports
Samsung’s Galaxy S10+ wins top rating from Consumer Reports

  U.S. Consumer Reports has named the Galaxy S10 plus as the best device in it [ ... ]

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Volkswagen Amazon team up to create an industrial cloud
Volkswagen Amazon team up to create an industrial cloud

  Amazon and Volkswagen have announced a new global partnership to create an ind [ ... ]

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Apple TV Plus to provide streaming services this fall 2019
Apple TV Plus to provide streaming services this fall 2019

  Apple's CEO has revealed Apple is going to start making original movies, TV  [ ... ]

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Pentagon carries out first test of new missile system
Pentagon carries out first test of new missile system

  The Pentagon has tested its new interceptor missiles as a deterrent agains [ ... ]

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Google unveils video game streaming service called 'Stadia'
Google unveils video game streaming service called 'Stadia'

  Google has unveiled a browser-based video game streaming service dubbed 'S [ ... ]

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Advanced tech brings changes to military units on inter-Korean border; smartphones and beyond
Advanced tech brings changes to military units on inter-Korean border; smartphones and beyond

  South Korea's advanced technology, and its widespread adoption, has changed  [ ... ]

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Facebook, Instagram partially down throughout many parts of world
Facebook, Instagram partially down throughout many parts of world

  Facebook and Instagram appear to be partially down for some users around t [ ... ]

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Drone captures awesome new staircase sculpture in NYC
Drone captures awesome new staircase sculpture in NYC

  A climbable sculpture in New York City's newest neighbourhood opens to the [ ... ]

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5G-based driverless car hits Seoul city streets
5G-based driverless car hits Seoul city streets

  South Korea is set to become the first country in the world to launch 5G ser [ ... ]

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Putin's armored limo makes European debut at Geneva Motor Show
Putin's armored limo makes European debut at Geneva Motor Show

  Russia's premium carmaker Aurus, which builds limos for President Vladimir P [ ... ]

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SpaceX Crew Dragon successfully docks at International Space Station
SpaceX Crew Dragon successfully docks at International Space Station

  Space X's Crew Dragon spacecraft has successfully docked at the Internationa [ ... ]

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Israel launches first ever mission to moon
Israel launches first ever mission to moon

  Israel has launched a privately funded mission to the moon. The 'Beresheet'  [ ... ]

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New Samsung Galaxy S10s, foldable phone...
New Samsung Galaxy S10s, foldable phone...

  After months of anticipation,... only slightly dampened by leaked images in  [ ... ]

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Korean "artificial sun" breaks world record of retaining high plasma temperature for energy production
Korean

  South Korea's nuclear scientists have conducted a revolutionary experime [ ... ]

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Amazon Go invents "Just Walk Out Shopping"
Amazon Go invents

  It's been a year since the first Amazon Go store was opened to the public. C [ ... ]

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Boeing completes first test flight of its driverless flying taxi
Boeing completes first test flight of its driverless flying taxi

  It looks like flying cars might soon be a reality. Aircraft maker Boeing  [ ... ]

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New 'chewing robot' helps develop softer food for the elderly
New 'chewing robot' helps develop softer food for the elderly

  Local scientists recently developed a robot that can measure how tough differe [ ... ]

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CES 2019 kicks off in Las Vegas Tuesday
CES 2019 kicks off in Las Vegas Tuesday

  The 52nd, Consumer Electronics Show kicked off in Las Vegas on Tuesday local tim [ ... ]

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Apple set to pull iPhone 7 and 8 from Germany
Apple set to pull iPhone 7 and 8 from Germany

  Apple says it's halting sales of its iPhone 7 and 8 in Germany during a patent fig [ ... ]

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Chinese probe Chang'e 4 lands on the far side of the moon
Chinese probe Chang'e 4 lands on the far side of the moon

  A Chinese probe makes history by landing on the far side of the moon.   [ ... ]

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1000 flights disrupted by drone at London Gatwick Airport
1000 flights disrupted by drone at London Gatwick Airport

  About 1,000 flights have been suspended at London Gatwick Airport due to rep [ ... ]

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Rechargeable Paper Battery
Rechargeable Paper Battery

  Local researchers have developed a new rechargeable battery... made out of a p [ ... ]

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Electronic medicine that dissolves inside body: e-medicine
Electronic medicine that dissolves inside body: e-medicine

Local researchers, together with a team from the U.S., have developed a biodegradabl [ ... ]

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South Korea launches 5G; first in the world
South Korea launches 5G; first in the world

  Just about a week ago, South Korea's three major mobile carriers launche [ ... ]

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Google launches public self-driving taxi in Arizona
Google launches public self-driving taxi in Arizona

  Google's self-driving car business, Waymo, has launched its robotaxi service i [ ... ]

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Interview with Blockchain Research Institute Founder Alex Tapscott
Interview with Blockchain Research Institute Founder Alex Tapscott

  From startups to global corporate giants, many are joining in the race to use bl [ ... ]

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School bag transforms into bulletproof vest; protects against US school shootings
School bag transforms into bulletproof vest; protects against US school shootings

  An Israeli company has designed a school bag that transforms into a bulletproof  [ ... ]

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Apple announces new MacBook Air, iPad Pros, raises prices
Apple announces new MacBook Air, iPad Pros, raises prices

  Apple has given a much-needed update to its most popular laptop, the MacBook A [ ... ]

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New orchid species with long-lasting flowers
New orchid species with long-lasting flowers

  Shifting gears now. Orchids are one of the most popular types of flower in Ko [ ... ]

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Facebook security breach exposes personal information of nearly 50 million users
Facebook security breach exposes personal information of nearly 50 million users

  Now... to another black eye and PR disaster for Facebook. The social media  [ ... ]

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Original computer Apple-1 designed by Steve Jobs auctioned for USD375k
Original computer Apple-1 designed by Steve Jobs auctioned for USD375k

  An original "Apple-1" computer designed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in the 197 [ ... ]

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Soft robot transformers
Soft robot transformers

  When we think of robots, bulky and rigid contraptions come to mind...but there [ ... ]

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Apple unveils trio of new iPhones, new Apple Watch
Apple unveils trio of new iPhones, new Apple Watch

  Exciting times for tech fans.... as Apple has launched a trio of new iPhones [ ... ]

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Google to power up homes with smart speakers
Google to power up homes with smart speakers

  Google is officially launching Korean services for its AI powered smart speake [ ... ]

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Samsung introduces ground-breaking QLED 8K TV at IFA 2018
Samsung introduces ground-breaking QLED 8K TV at IFA 2018

  Samsung Electronics has committed to developing ground-breaking products and s [ ... ]

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2018 Seoul Imagination Forum: technology expanding human creativity
2018 Seoul Imagination Forum: technology expanding human creativity

  A big technology forum is taking place in Seoul, which invites visitors to ima [ ... ]

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Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy Note 9 at lavish New York City event
Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy Note 9 at lavish New York City event

  After months of waiting and wondering,... Samsung's tech fans finally got  [ ... ]

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Samsung Electronics to unveil Galaxy Note 9 in New York on Thursday
Samsung Electronics to unveil Galaxy Note 9 in New York on Thursday

  Exciting times for tech fans,... especially for those of you that like Samsung [ ... ]

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Emotional Robot using 3D blueprint developed by Korean researchers
Emotional Robot using 3D blueprint developed by Korean researchers

  From faceless industrial robots on assembly lines to humanoid machines tha [ ... ]

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Step closer to space tourism as Blue Origin rocket launches
Step closer to space tourism as Blue Origin rocket launches

  Blue Origin has taken a step closer to space tourism as it successfully laun [ ... ]

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SpaceX capsule carrying an AI robot arrives at the ISS
SpaceX capsule carrying an AI robot arrives at the ISS

  The International Space Station has received its first robot with artificial i [ ... ]

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Japanese rocket crashes and explodes straight after lift-off
Japanese rocket crashes and explodes straight after lift-off

  Dramatic footage shows a rocket created by a start-up company exploding second [ ... ]

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No-breakfast lifestyle leads to higher obesity rate?
No-breakfast lifestyle leads to higher obesity rate?

  Skipping the first meal of the day could lead to weight gain... that's according [ ... ]

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Life on Mars not strong enough to invade us
Life on Mars not strong enough to invade us

  NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has made some startling discoveries. The Red Pl [ ... ]

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Apple introduce features to help you cut down on screen-time
Apple introduce features to help you cut down on screen-time

  Apple are offering more ways for people to limit the time they spend on iPhone [ ... ]

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Bangladesh's first satellite launched by SpaceX
Bangladesh's first satellite launched by SpaceX

  Bangabandhu-1 - the first Bangladeshi geostationary communications satelli [ ... ]

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AI-powered system serves as research assistant for lawyers
AI-powered system serves as research assistant for lawyers

  Artificial intelligence has the ability to analyze massive amounts of data i [ ... ]

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Virgin Galactic steps closer to taking tourists into space
Virgin Galactic steps closer to taking tourists into space

  Virgin Galactic has taken a huge step towards its goal of taking tourists into [ ... ]

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Facebook data scandal 'hit 87 million users' not 50 million
Facebook data scandal 'hit 87 million users' not 50 million

  Facebook's data leak scandal is turning out to be much larger than initial [ ... ]

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Entrepreneurs and investors discuss the state of blockchain and cryptocurrency
Entrepreneurs and investors discuss the state of blockchain and cryptocurrency

  The first annual Deconomy Forum on blockchain is taking place in Seoul this we [ ... ]

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S. Korea's first F Stealth Fighter unveiled amid N. Korea's peace offensive
S. Korea's first F Stealth Fighter unveiled amid N. Korea's peace offensive

  South Korea's first F-35A stealth fighter jet has made its official debut at a [ ... ]

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Watch your head! Chinese space station falling back to Earth this weekend
Watch your head! Chinese space station falling back to Earth this weekend

  28 Mar 2018 - A defunct Chinese space station is falling back to Earth.   [ ... ]

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People are quitting Facebook!
People are quitting Facebook!

  People are deleting their Facebook accounts following investigations that UK [ ... ]

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Uber suspends autonomous-car testing after fatal Arizona crash
Uber suspends autonomous-car testing after fatal Arizona crash

  Uber says it's suspending its self-driving car tests in the U.S. after a fatal [ ... ]

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5G tech, IoT, AI take center stage at Mobile World Congress 2018
5G tech, IoT, AI take center stage at Mobile World Congress 2018

  This year's Mobile World Congress, one of the biggest mobile exhibitions in th [ ... ]

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Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy S9 at Mobile World Congress
Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy S9 at Mobile World Congress

  Samsung Electronics unveiled the its latest smartphone offering -- the Galaxy  [ ... ]

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Virtual reality programs help alleviate disability, assist therapy
Virtual reality programs help alleviate disability, assist therapy

  Virtual reality has been all the rage during the last couple of years... but i [ ... ]

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Stunning footage shows SpaceX Falcon 9 lift off
Stunning footage shows SpaceX Falcon 9 lift off

  SpaceX have had another successful rocket launch, this time sending a commun [ ... ]

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Amazon's alternative rainforest workspace
Amazon's alternative rainforest workspace

  The 'Spheres' in Seattle are an Amazonesque rainforest-like conservatory,  [ ... ]

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New superbug detecting method developed by Korean researchers
New superbug detecting method developed by Korean researchers

  The overuse of antibiotics has resulted in the worldwide problem of bacter [ ... ]

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Chinese scientists successfully clone monkeys for first time
Chinese scientists successfully clone monkeys for first time

  In a major technological feat,... Chinese scientists have successfully cloned  [ ... ]

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Amazon's first checkout-free grocery store to open Monday
Amazon's first checkout-free grocery store to open Monday

  After a year of testing with its own employees, Amazon will open its first [ ... ]

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Drone sea rescue: Teenagers saved 'in world first'
Drone sea rescue: Teenagers saved 'in world first'

  Two teenage boys caught in powerful surf conditions were rescued by a bran [ ... ]

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2018 Consumer Electronics Show kicks off in Las Vegas on Tuesday
2018 Consumer Electronics Show kicks off in Las Vegas on Tuesday

  Thousands of tech enthusiasts will be in Las Vegas for the annual Consumer Elect [ ... ]

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Entrepreneurship over University
Entrepreneurship over University

  Does it really take a college degree to be a successful entrepreneur? Apparent [ ... ]

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Apple apologizes over slowdown of older iPhones, offers battery replacement discount
Apple apologizes over slowdown of older iPhones, offers battery replacement discount

  With lawsuits piling up around the world,... Apple apologized to consumers f [ ... ]

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Apple faces backlash over slowing down older iPhones
Apple faces backlash over slowing down older iPhones

  If you're an iPhone user and you've wondered why your phone has gotten slowe [ ... ]

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Elon Musk accidentally tweets his private phone number
Elon Musk accidentally tweets his private phone number

  It appears even the most tech-savvy among us make mistakes. Tesla and Spac [ ... ]

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Trump robot to rule them all?
Trump robot to rule them all?

  The Hall of Presidents at Disney World Florida has just received a new occupan [ ... ]

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New vending machine selling meat for busy customers
New vending machine selling meat for busy customers

  With the rising number of single-person households here in Korea... as well  [ ... ]

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Doctors Without Borders uses VR to help refugee's plight
Doctors Without Borders uses VR to help refugee's plight

  Doctors Without Borders believe virtual reality can help people empathise wi [ ... ]

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Spread of robots to banks and bookstores
Spread of robots to banks and bookstores

  The robot industry is often described as the core of the so-called Fourth Industrial [ ... ]

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Latest technologies for 2018 PyeongChang Olympics
Latest technologies for 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

  PyeongChang Olympics' organizing committee seeks to highlight Korea's latest tec [ ... ]

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Revolution of Smart Home Appliances
Revolution of Smart Home Appliances

  Once considered a technology of the future, artificial intelligence is now applied [ ... ]

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New iPhone X details leaked?
New iPhone X details leaked?

  With only a couple of days until Apple unveils its new iPhone… an online leak  [ ... ]

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Printing Fashion in 3D
Printing Fashion in 3D

  An exciting future is on the horizon and it's about one fast-changing technolo [ ... ]

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Incredible robotic arm turns Russian into action man
Incredible robotic arm turns Russian into action man

  A man born without a hand has finally been given a robotic hand with which to purs [ ... ]

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Companies worldwide hit by Petya virus; another ransomware
Companies worldwide hit by Petya virus; another ransomware

  Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major r [ ... ]

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Galaxy S8 Plus has best performing battery: U.S. Consumer Reports
Galaxy S8 Plus has best performing battery: U.S. Consumer Reports

  A new report rates Samsung's Galaxy S8 Plus as having the best-performing battery  [ ... ]

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Glowing Fish: Small creatures play big roles in animal experimentation
Glowing Fish: Small creatures play big roles in animal experimentation

  And now we'll take a look at a couple of fascinating creatures that Korean scienti [ ... ]

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Edible flowers are organic and rich in nutrients
Edible flowers are organic and rich in nutrients

  Some flowers are not only good to look at,... but are also rich in nutrients inc [ ... ]

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Farms getting very smart
Farms getting very smart

  Smart Farm technology grants control of the growth environment from anywhere using [ ... ]

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3D-printed electric skateboard
3D-printed electric skateboard

  A Berlin-based startup is breaking out onto the skateboarding scene in a bid to ma [ ... ]

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Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries
Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

  Tens of thousands of ransomware attacks are targeting organizations around the wor [ ... ]

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Korean developers combine robotics and virtual reality to advance VR entertainment
Korean developers combine robotics and virtual reality to advance VR entertainment

  Korean developers are combining robotics and virtual reality. Among their creatio [ ... ]

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Scientists a step closer to creating artificial life
Scientists a step closer to creating artificial life

  The creation of artificial life. A staple of horror and science fiction movies... [ ... ]

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Groundbreaking artificial womb could save premature babies
Groundbreaking artificial womb could save premature babies

  Succesful animal testing suggests an incubation system that mimics the womb could  [ ... ]

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Caterpillars that enjoy eating plastic bags
Caterpillars that enjoy eating plastic bags

  Plastic-eating caterpillars could provide the answer to reducing plastic waste in  [ ... ]

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China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft
China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft

  China launches its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to the new Tiangon [ ... ]

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Flying cars could be here sooner than you think
Flying cars could be here sooner than you think

  Slovakian start-up company AutoMobil have showcased their innovative flying car wh [ ... ]

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New Coffee from Sunchang beans
New Coffee from Sunchang beans

  When coffee harvesting comes into mind, most of us imagine coffee beans being grow [ ... ]

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Robots evolve from helpers to friends
Robots evolve from helpers to friends

  Even at this point of the 4th industrial revolution, robots are already impactin [ ... ]

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Samsung back with new Galaxy S8
Samsung back with new Galaxy S8

  Samsung unveiled its new flagship smartphone to the media in Seoul. The Korean te [ ... ]

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Transparent solar cells - so efficient la
Transparent solar cells - so efficient la

  Better ways to harness the power of the sun.   That's among the hottest gre [ ... ]

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Paralysed man moves arm with thought-controlled technology
Paralysed man moves arm with thought-controlled technology

  Bill Kochevar, who was paralysed after a cycling accident, can now move his right  [ ... ]

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Korea to unveil VR shopping malls
Korea to unveil VR shopping malls

  The nation's first VR shopping malls will be unveiled at the Korea Sales Festa set [ ... ]

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Super bacteria-targeting microbes found in Korea's Nakdong River
Super bacteria-targeting microbes found in Korea's Nakdong River

  Microbes that target antibiotic-resistant superbugs have been discovered in Kore [ ... ]

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SpaceX launches satellite on Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX launches satellite on Falcon 9 rocket

  SpaceX has successfully launched a communications satellite after stong winds dela [ ... ]

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Canadian Pink Water
Canadian Pink Water

  Residents in the small town of Onoway were surprised when they turned on the taps  [ ... ]

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Self-service kiosks taking away jobs?
Self-service kiosks taking away jobs?

  Korea continues to take giant leaps in unmanned industries,… there are growing c [ ... ]

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Robot Zoo houses larger-than-life-size robot animals
Robot Zoo houses larger-than-life-size robot animals

  Made from machine parts and gadgets, the exhibition offers visitors an insight int [ ... ]

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Researchers develop eggs effective in diet and mood control
Researchers develop eggs effective in diet and mood control

  Researchers in Korea have found NATURAL ways to create customized eggs that ar [ ... ]

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Scientists create lab-grown burgers
Scientists create lab-grown burgers

  Scientists behind the world's first lab-grown burger want to bring artificial meat [ ... ]

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Korean scientists modify food poisoning bacteria to fight cancer
Korean scientists modify food poisoning bacteria to fight cancer

  Salmonella is known as a harmful bacteria that causes most cases of food poisoni [ ... ]

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