Keyword: Mobile Phones A Gentlemans Dignity

Mobile phones can be purchased in supermarkets

Since May 1, mobile phones have become available at retail stores according to the revised regulations on mobile phones by the Korea Communication Commission. As Korea launches its mobile phone blacklist system, consumers no longer need to sign a contract with a telecom company to buy a mobile phone

More Mobile Phones Than People from Next Year

The number of mobile phone subscribers will overtake the world's population of 7 billion next year, the Financial Times reported Friday quoting a forecast by global telecommunications provider Ericsson

Cheap mobile phones at convenience stores

Convenience store chains including GS 25, 7-11 and CU have begun selling cheap mobile phones at their branches. A refurbished used mobile phone costs less than 30,000 won (28 U.S. dollars), whereas a new smartphone can go for as low as 70,000 won (65 dollars)

CNBLUE receives cell phones for their two year anniversary

Pop rock band CNBLUE are celebrating their two-year anniversary! On January 14th, leader Jung Yonghwa wrote a long message of thanks to their fans via CNBLUE’s Twitter. “It’s already been two years,” he said

Wonder Girls – China Mobile Concert backstage

Photos of the Wonder Girls at the backstage of China Mobile Concert. Credits: Wondergirlsworld

Kim Hyun Joong’s ‘Kiss Kiss’ ranks #1 on Japan’s mobile download chart

Singer Kim Hyun Joong‘s 1st Japanese single’s title song, ‘Kiss Kiss’ has been ranked #1 on the mobile ringback tone download daily chart, on Japan‘s largest mp3 sales website Recochoku

KARA’s “STEP” tops a chart on a Japanese mobile site

KARA’s “STEP” topped a ringtone chart on a Japanese mobile site only a day after it was released. The Japanese version of “STEP,” which was released on February 22, ranked number one on a daily ringtone chart of Japan’s the biggest mobile site Recochoku only a day after it was released, beating TVXQ (ranked No

KARA ‘Step’ Korean/Japanese Version Ranked on Top in Mobile Chart in Japan

KARA’s Japanese and Korean version of ‘Step’ both has reached the top of Japanese mobile chart. The Japanese version of ‘Step’ ranked first on Japanese’s biggest mobile site ‘Recochoku’ on February 29

TVXQ #1 in Mobile Chart in Japan

TVXQ's new song 'Still' which will be released on March 14 was placed first at the mobile website 'New Music Life Mu-Mo' in Japan. 'Still' was introduced to the fans in surprise during the first concert at Yokohama for the Japan tour

Suzy admits "I want to have couple cell phones with Kim Soo Yeon"

Miss A Suzy admitted she wanted to have matching couple phones with Kim Soo Yeon. On the 3rd broadcast of SBS '$100,000 Quiz Show' the question of the 6th round was "from the following what is the legal line you can use to advertise in a cell phone store?"

Ok Joo-hyeon: 'Cell Phones of Fin.K.L Members Seized Because Of Lee Hyo-ri'

On the episode of KBS 2TV's "Happy Together" that aired on March 8, which featured the second part of a special series on the 10th anniversary of the program, Lee Hyo-ri, Shin Dong-hyup, Tak Jae-hoon and Eugene appeared and shared segments of the past episodes of Happy Together

Junsu’s song ‘Alive’ takes mobile ringtones by storm in Japan

2PM member Junsu 2PM member Junsu’s solo song “Alive” has topped Japan’s most popular mobile phone ringtone chart Recochoku. The song was released as part of the band’s “best of” album on Wednesday, but was available as a ringtone on Monday, skyrocketing to the top of Recochoku’s chart

LG Electronics selects Super Junior to endorse new series of smart phones

Korea’s LG Electronics has selected idol group Super Junior as the newest models to endorse their new L series of smart phones. To commemorate the launch of their newly designed smart phones, LG Electronics will be hosting a ‘LG Optimus Super Concert‘ Facebook event in collaboration with Super Junior

Mobile Game 'Big Bang Shake' Becomes Top Game in 24 Countries!

big bang shake, big bang big bang shake The rhythm action game 'Big Bang Shake' was revealed to get first place as the top app, with 200,000 downloads within two days of release. At the moment of release, 'Big Bang Shake' became number 1 in Korea, Hong Kong, Denmark, and 15 other countries

KakaoTalk's free calls put fear in mobile providers

KakaoTalk's trial launch Monday of a free phone call service generated heated attention from Korea's smartphone users yesterday, while mobile carriers howled in protest, knowing their profits could erode and wash away

Mobile apps help retailers win back sales

Bricks-and-mortar stores struggling to compete against Internet shopping malls are finding a way to stay afloat through smartphone mobile applications.Traditional retailers such as Kyobo Bookstore said sales through its mobile app jumped by 40 percent every month after it launched it in collaboration with LG CNS in September

2NE1 is Joined by 10,000 Fans For Mobile Chatting Event!

2NE1, I Love You, Dara, Bom d 2NE1 now holds the record for having the most fans attend a chat event. On July 11, 2NE1 held a me2day mobile chatting event in order to talk with their fans. 2NE1 now holds the record for most fans attending a chat event

Smartphones evolve into niche industries : Mobile ad market set to take off

*Since smartphones first touched down in Korea with the arrival of the iPhone 3GS in late 2009, the market has seen exceptional growth. By the end of this year, the industry estimates 34.8 million people in the country will own a smartphone given the recent release of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S3 and the upcoming launch of Apple's iPhone5

Most Wireless Nation: In Korea More Mobile Broadband Subscriptions than People

It's official. There are now more wireless broadband connections in Korea than there are people, according to just-released OECD data (which is unfortunately only reflective of the situation through December of last year)