Korea articles

LTE-Advanced hits 102Mbps on public network in Korea

The world’s first consumer LTE-Advanced network is now live and it’s living up to lofty expectations. During an SK Telecom event in Seoul, South Korea, officials demonstrated the technology using the previously announced Galaxy S4 LTE Advance. …

Samsung countersues LG over OLED patent claims

It looks like Samsung and LG Display are still at it. The latest wrinkle between the two companies is a Samsung-led lawsuit filed in Korea which alleges seven of LG's OLED patents "lack innovation". Apparently, Samsung hopes to invalidate those…

LG Display workers charged with stealing Samsung OLED secrets

According to a report by The Associated Press, LG's display arm has admitted to six of its employees being involved in the possible misappropriation of OLED technology secrets from Samsung. Samsung has accused the display maker of having "systematically stole its…

HP's Seoul office raided in price fixing investigation

HP's Seoul office was raided by South Korea's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) last Friday as part of a price fixing investigation, according to Korea Times. The agency reportedly swiped documents and computer records along with questioning employees, though full details…

Apple may face damages of $25.5 million in Korean suit

Earlier today we reported that Apple and Samsung were tangled in a legal battle in Australia where Cupertino had prevented the Korean company from releasing their Galaxy Tab 10.1 in that country. In an unrelated story, the tides have turned…