June 28th @ 10:03 PM GMT
SlashDot The Korea Times reports that Samsung researchers have published in Nature Communications the results of research (here's the abstract) that could lead to vastly greater storage capacity for lithium-ion batteries. The researchers, by growing graphene on silicon anodes, were able to preserve the shape of the anodes, an outcome which has formerly eluded battery designers: silicon tends to deform over numerous charging cycles. From the linked abstract: Here we report direct graphene growth ove... (Technology)
June 29th @ 2:43 AM GMT
Yahoo! South Korea's Choi Na-Yeon holed out from the fairway for eagle on the 16th hole en route to a two-under 69 to claim the LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship. (Sports)
June 30th @ 4:01 AM GMT
Yahoo! Google hasadopted a ''leap smear'' technique to avoid issues with the added second: rather than repeating it at the end of the day, Google's engineers will dice it into millisecond chunks and sprinkle it throughout the regular day, hopefully avoiding server meltdowns in the process.Bloomberg reports that the same process will be used by Japanese, Australian, South Korean, and Singaporean stock and futures exchanges. Nasdaq will stop trading at 7:48PM, and shut down at 7:55PM, while bot... (Technology)
June 29th @ 8:28 AM GMT
Yahoo! (Reuters) - Most of the clubs in Choi Na-yeon's bag weren't doing what they were supposed to in the final round of the Arkansas Championship on Sunday, the overnight leader struggling for accuracy from tee to green and wielding a putter as cold as ice. Trailing American favorite Stacy Lewis by a stroke with three holes left to play, South Korean Choi turned to her number 8 at the par 4 16th and sent her ball streaking towards the pin from 142 yards away. A stroke ahead now, Choi faced the... (Sports)
June 30th @ 1:32 AM GMT
Yahoo! South Korea has finalised its 2030 target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 37 percent from business-as-usual (BAU) levels, higher than its earlier plan for a 15-30 percent cut. The country is among the world's top 10 carbon emitters, so any steps it takes to curb emissions are key to global efforts to combat greenhouse gases in the environment. The country's emissions are projected to reach 850.6 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent by 2030 based on BAU levels, a joint state... (World)
June 29th @ 4:30 AM GMT
Reuters oepis seen having $7 bln market cap -media (Recasts with analyst comment, data on U.S. listings by S. Korean firms) (Business)
June 29th @ 2:12 AM GMT
Reuters South Korea's Choi Na-yeon used her trusty 8 iron to great effect over the closing holes of the Arkansas Championship on Sunday, finishing eagle-birdie-par to claim her second win on the LPGA Tour this season.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654202/s/47a6d106/sc/13/mf.gif' border='0'/><br clear='all'/><br/><br/><a href=''http://rc.feedsportal.com/r/232767480255/u/49/f/654202/c/35217/s/47a6d106/sc/13/rc/1/rc.ht... (Sports)
June 28th @ 1:40 AM GMT
Reuters A sizzling career-low back-nine 29, that included a birdie-eagle finish, propelled South Korean Na Yeon Choi to the lead with 18 holes to play at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654202/s/47a2225c/sc/13/mf.gif' border='0'/><br clear='all'/> (Sports)
June 29th @ 6:46 AM GMT
Reuters South Korea's Samsung Bioepis Co Ltd, a developer of generic versions of biotech drugs, said it was considering a Nasdaq IPO - a move that comes as it seeks about $1.3 (Business)
June 30th @ 9:09 AM GMT (7.6 hr ago)
Yahoo! China and Korea are hindered by local testing requirements, while Indonesia has no national cybersecurity strategy in place, reveals BSA study. (Business)