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South Korea is offering free concerts online to help people get through coronavirus

South Korea is offering free concerts online to help people get through coronavirus

The Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra performed Beethoven's "Eroica" symphony today, as part of a host of online events planned to help people through this difficult time.
Google Cloud announces four new regions as it expands its global footprint

Google Cloud announces four new regions as it expands its global footprint

Google Cloud today announced its plans to open four new data center regions. These regions will be in Delhi (India), Doha (Qatar), Melbourne (Australia) and Toronto (Canada) and bring Google Cloud’s
SendBird’s messaging platform gets new moderation tools, full-text search and more

SendBird’s messaging platform gets new moderation tools, full-text search and more

SendBird is announcing a major update to its chat API for web and mobile today. With this, SendBird is adding numerous new features to its service that will make it easier for its customers to
South Korea Seeks Murder Charges Against Religious Sect for Spreading Coronavirus

South Korea Seeks Murder Charges Against Religious Sect for Spreading Coronavirus

Some South Korean officials on Monday asked for murder charges to be brought against Lee Man-hee, founder and leader of a religious sect called the Shincheonji Church, and 11 of his top followers
Upside-Down Garms & Chunky Platforms Turn Heads in Seoul

Upside-Down Garms & Chunky Platforms Turn Heads in Seoul

Location: Seoul, South Korea When: January and February 2020 Key Looks: The oversized bomber and upside-down jeans in slide #2 will literally turn heads. Editor’s Notes: With Seoul Fashion Week
How religion is playing a role in the spread of coronavirus in Korea

How religion is playing a role in the spread of coronavirus in Korea

Religion is at the center of many lives in Korea. Now it's at the center of a rapidly spreading contagion.
Snap accelerator names its latest cohort

Snap accelerator names its latest cohort

Yellow, the accelerator program launched by Snap in 2018, has selected ten companies to join its latest cohort. The new batch of startups coming from across the U.S. and international cities like
Google Cloud opens its Seoul region

Google Cloud opens its Seoul region

Google Cloud today announced that its new Seoul region, its first in Korea, is now open for business. The region, which it first talked about last April, will feature three availability zones and

Los Angeles’ AmazeVR raises more cash, heads to Incheon for first location-based VR installation

AmazeVR, the Los Angeles-based virtual reality entertainment distribution service, is taking its first steps into the world of location-based virtual reality experiences with an installation in
China’s mysterious coronavirus has spread to six cities in four countries

China’s mysterious coronavirus has spread to six cities in four countries

The worrying turn comes as China begins one of its busiest travel times over the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday.
This Tornado Omelette Looks Amazing

This Tornado Omelette Looks Amazing

'Tornado Omurice' made at a restaurant in Seoul, South Korea
“iwillmedievalfutureyou1” at Art Sonje Center

“iwillmedievalfutureyou1” at Art Sonje Center

Artists: Jeremy Blake, Che Go Eun, Yun Choi, Sidsel Meineche Hansen, Michel Houellebecq, Will Benedict & Steffen Jørgensen, Kang Jungsuck, Mire Lee, Lynn Hershmann Leeson, Abu Bakarr Mansaray,
The 5 Designers to Know From Seoul Fashion Week Spring 2020

The 5 Designers to Know From Seoul Fashion Week Spring 2020

With sleeker silhouettes and sustainability, these are the brands moving Korean fashion forward.
The Best Street Style From Seoul Fashion Week Spring 2020

The Best Street Style From Seoul Fashion Week Spring 2020

See all the best looks from Seoul at Dongdaemun Design Plaza.
Rihanna’s Seoul Wardrobe Is Instantly Iconic

Rihanna’s Seoul Wardrobe Is Instantly Iconic

While celebrating the second anniversary of her beauty brand, the musician-mogul showcases the versatility of her style.
Here’s How Seoul Is Getting Those Late Summer ’Fits Off

Here’s How Seoul Is Getting Those Late Summer ’Fits Off

Location: Seoul, South Korea Season: SS19 Key Looks: Swipe through to slide #13 for a sleeveless sweater vest (not something we’re used to seeing), with a tasteful nature print and styled with

The City of Seoul Will Create a Cryptocurrency for Citizen Rewards

The Seoul Metropolitan Government will establish its first blockchain-based administrative services in November.
Four of the top five smartphone brands sold in India are Chinese

Four of the top five smartphone brands sold in India are Chinese

Shipments grew to 37 million units in the June quarter.