Song Hae, Iconic South Korean TV Presenter, Dies At 95

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Song Hae, a South Korean TV presenter who was beloved for decades as the warm-humored emcee of a nationally televised singing contest, has died at the age of 95. He died Wednesday at his home in South Korea’s capital, Seoul, according to the Seoul National University Hospital. Hospital officials didn’t […]

Netflix Expands South Korean Footprint, Leasing Two Production Facilities

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Korean Formats Take Hold On U.S. Screens

From Oscar steamroller Parasite and pop superstars BTS to The Masked Singer and The Good Doctor, it’s clear that a change is in the air.

South Korean Testbed Hopes To Confirm 3.0 Service Models

While some 15 million tourists may visit Jeju Island off the southern tip of South Korea to experience what a 2011 global poll designated as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature, the Korea Radio Promotion Association (RAPA) has its own big plans for the island: attracting the world’s biggest TV broadcasting players. “Beginning […]

South Korea Introduces First ATSC 3.0 Emergency Alert Service

Last week in South Korea, the use of ATSC 3.0 for the delivery of emergency alerts and communication became a reality. The opening ceremony of Korea’s 2019 Broadcast Industry Promotion Week included a launch ceremony for an ATSC 3.0 emergency alert system. At the ceremony, The Korean Ministry of Information and Communication announced the launch of […]


Immersive Audio In South Korean 3.0 Launch


South Korea Chooses 3.0 For UHD OTA TV

The South Korean government has selected ATSC 3.0, the next-generation TV standard developed by the Advanced Television Systems Committee, as the nation’s standard for OTA UltraHD TV broadcasting, according to the Yonhap News Agency.

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