The Korean Musical Market Draws Global Attention
The Korean market for musicals has been showing continuous growth, at an annual average of 19% in the past 5 years. Last year, the total domestic market size for musicals was estimated at US$279 million. The Korean musical market is becoming a responsive testbed for both Korean and international musicals in the Asian region. As we find ourselves in the middle of summer, the high season for performances, we take a snapshot of the Korean musical market in the present and make our forecast for its future growth.
Wireless Charging Over Distance Made Possible
As mobile electronics such as smartphones and wearable devices become increasingly integrated into our daily lives, wireless charging has been touted as a game-changing technology. However, existing technologies were limited by conditions such as distance and direction. Recently, a Korean research team developed wireless charging technology which can charge devices up to 50cm away. We take a look at this new technology which promises to free our devices from the charger within this distance.
Uhbee Factory: Early Adopter Gets Down to Business
From 'UhBeeCon', a device that has taken existing beacon technology to a whole new level, to 'UhBeeaRing', the world's first earring-type wearable device, to 'Holo Live', a hologram projector device for smartphones, Uhbee Factory explores Internet of Things, or IOT technology, blending hardware and software. The founder who is an avid early adopter of tech gadgets shares his startup story about how he turned his interests into a business.
Secrets behind the Power Button
Did you know that there are two different types of power button symbols? One has the line enclosed by the circle, while the other one has the line halfway out. Apparently, these symbols indicate whether the appliance draw standby power or not. Find out the secrets behind the power button and learn some tips for saving electricity.