South Korea

Leak of secret US defense papers could be ‘tip of the iceberg’, report says — The Guardian

The disclosure of highly classified material already represents Washington’s worst national security breach in many years, writes Julian Borger. 

Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee granted presidential pardon — CNET

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee was granted a presidential pardon Friday in South Korea, writes Steven Musil. Here is the link:

S. Korean government to switch to Linux: ministry — The Korea Herald

The government will switch the operating system of its computers from Windows to Linux, the Ministry of the Interior and Safety said Thursday, writes...

Korean fintech startup Viva Republica raises $40 million

Korean fintech startup Viva Republica, makers of the financial services app Toss, has raised a $40 million funding round.

Velodyne partners with UMS for autonomous vehicle testing in South Korea

Velodyne is partnering with Unmanned Solution (UMS) of South Korea.