World Ch. Schedule : WED 07:30 KST
* Date : 2019-05-03
Foldable phone is one of the most popular items that has been in the spotlight in the mobile industry this year. It has been considered as an innovative technology that can increase conveniences and collaborate with a lot of different fields. Folding technology, which enables folding and unfolding of various materials, has garnered a lot of attention in various industries. Soft robot is one of the areas that has actively made use of the folding technologies. A domestic research center has introduced a paper folding technology to their researches. In case of a robot arm that can be attached to a drone, the length can be increased by up to 17.5 times. Therefore, it can perform a variety of activities like picking things up from a narrow passage. Moreover, there is a robot that can pass through stairs, bumpy roads and even cracks by changing the size of its wheels. The structures of wheels can be changed flexibly thanks to the folding technology. Also, the development of a foldable container has contributed to reducing the shipping cost. And a lot of flexible electrical elements have been developed to lead the further development of folding technologies. We introduce the rapid development of folding technologies which have maximized the efficiency by enabling the flexible changes in volume.
World IT Show 2019 which is Korea's largest ICT exhibition, was recently held under the theme, “Smart Innovation.” A lot of domestic major companies, researchers and IT businesses have gathered to introduce newly developed technologies. Diversified technologies including 5G, AR and VR have been introduced. And it has provided chances to the domestic businesses to make advancement into overseas markets. Along with the launch of commercial 5G services, people have paid full attention to the expected changes that will take place in their daily lives. And a lot of people joined the event to experience diversified products and services developed based on the new technologies. A variety of emerging industries developed based on the 5G network, including autonomous vehicles and safety platforms have been introduced. And the visitors could experience the increased speed of 5G through VR and AR contents. Smart mobility was another area that grabbed a lot of attention of visitors. Instead of a simple means of transportation, automobiles have gone through innovative changes and turned into devices for smart mobility. A domestic automobile maker has introduced a technology that can open and close the car doors and start the engine only with an IoT-based smartphone, even without a car key. Moreover, the domestic small and medium-sized businesses as well as university research teams in the field of IT have also joined the event to introduce creative ideas and technologies. And they have garnered a lot of attention from the domestic and overseas buyers. Also, newly emerging businesses in the field of contents and drones have received the limelight. We explore the World IT Show 2019, which has introduced the rapidly changing trends in the field of ICT.
The medical device industry has been one of the rapidly rising fields amid the era of the fourth industrial revolution. CHOYANG MEDICAL INDUSTRY has played a leading role in the field by developing advanced medical devices and it has enhanced the competitiveness of the domestic medical device sector. The company localized the endoscope washer and disinfector for the first time in the domestic market. The device was developed to thoroughly wash and sterilize the endoscopic equipment used for gastroscope or colonofiberscope. The device is washed based on a fully automatic method, so all the sterilizing and washing processes are carried out automatically. Therefore, it can be used safely and rapidly for another patient. Surgical and aesthetic laser is another medical device developed by the company. It has mainly produced CO2 laser, which can be used for the simple treatment of scars as well as Q-Switched Nd:YAG laser which can improve pigmentation, remove tattoos and cure vascular diseases. The devices have brought about positive treatment results by using safe and high-quality components. Also, the products have been actively used in Europe, South America and Asia. And the company has focused on developing new products in order to make advancement into Northern Europe and North America. We look into CHOYANG MEDICAL INDUSTRY, which has popularized the excellence of the domestic medical devices to the global market.