The Korea IT Times releases a transcript of article by TechCrunch. The article explains China’s internet giant Baidu has beefed up on its AI talent after it announced the hiring of former Microsoft executive Qi Lu as group president and COO.
In the era of intelligent information technologies where everything gets connected and intelligent, vast amounts of data collected through the IoT and mobile devices will be analyzed in real time by taking advantage of cloud computing and big data technology. And then another value of intelligent information will be created though artificial intelligence (AI).
USA, NIST had an interview with a Baldrige examiner, Chris Mitchell from Georgia. A quality advisor within the Georgia Department of Human Services, Chris has served on the Board of Examiners with competitively selected, these volunteers hail from many states, sectors, and professions for the past two years. Korea IT Times releases the original interview article of Chris Mitchell by Christine Schaefer as follows--Ed.
LG Electronics (LG) announced on Dec. 1 that Jo Seong-jin, the head of its Home Appliance & Air Solution (H&A) Company and one of the three Representative Directors responsible for key decisions of the entire organization, has been promoted to the position of sole Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) said on Nov. 18 that Min Won-ki, head of the Office of Planning and Coordination at the MSIP, was elected as chairman of the OECD Committee on Digital Economy Policy (CDEP) during the CDEP’s meeting held on Nov.16-18 in Paris, France. The tenure is five years.
Ewha Womens University Medical Center’s C-SMART platform was conceived of by Dr. Paik, Nam-Sun when he became the director of that hospital’s all-women cancer treatment center – the only such hospital in Korea.
In North Korea, ICT research institutes are being run by the State Academy of Sciences, the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, the Ministry of Electronics Industry, companies, universities, etc. Among them, the largest ICT research institutes that carry out large-scale, extensive studies are those under the State Academy of Sciences.
The Korea IT Times, a S. Korea-based global news network, will run a five-installment series dedicated to startups developing blockchain technology (which is considered as a means of democratizing the financial market) and leaders in innovative financial services.