Cooking Is Now Manly
Men have become rising consumer power behind kitchenware and foodstuff as cooking has become appealing and even essential quality. Men taking control of kitchen and grocery-shopping has reached a point to create marketing neologism called manfluence to reflect growing purchasing power in the choice of food and dinner menu. Increase in single families and popularity of food shows and celebrity chefs amid newfound cultural interest in food has brought the global phenomenon to traditionally conservative Korean society. The kitchenware and food industry is abuzz to draw more men in the uncharted territory.
Smart technology for sports training
Sports lessons used to require professional trainers. Now intelligent computers can take the place of coaches to correct postures and train techniques. The Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute has applied the recently rising machine learning technology to develop a system that recognizes user actions in real time and automatically diagnoses incorrect posture. We take a look at the world's first commercial artificial intelligence-based sports training system.
Innopresso: Making Ideas Come True
Keyboards have become indispensable in modern life. A local startup company Innopresso has developed a portable keyboard that can work as a mouse and touchpad at the same time. The founder who used to be an engineer for LG Electronics and patent expert shares his startup story and tips on getting patent and trademarks for innovations and ideas.
What Does the SPF Number on Sunscreens Mean?
Sunscreens have become a must have for the summer as they help you shield away from the sun's harmful ultraviolet, or UV rays. Sunscreens have SPF ratings, but what exactly do these numbers mean? Are sunscreens with high SPF numbers better? We'll debunk the myths surrounding sun block products.