Previously, I mentioned being invited to an exchange program in Seoul, South Korea. One of the stops was Songdo. Its full name is Songdo International Business District, a smart city on an artificial island formed by reclamation near the Incheon International Airport. 繼續閱讀
What is the similarity between the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), Google, Amazon, Uber, Tencent, Alibaba, and Singapore government in terms of an initiative they all pursued? Well, it pertains to the so-called API Economy. In late July this year, HKMA announced the launch of Open APl, claiming that such move will help reinforce Hong Kong’s status as an international financial center. It also proves that this economic model continues to thrive. 繼續閱讀
Though the fifth-generation of mobile service (5G) is expected to become popular only in mid to late 2030s when killer applications are introduced, the new technology is undoubtedly the future for the coming 10 to 20 years, given the unlimited potential in applications — from smart-home security to remote patient monitoring to autonomous vehicles.
Early this year, some manufacturers showcased their application of the fifth generation of mobile service (5G). A South Korean automobile firm had a successful test run in autonomous vehicles from Seoul to Pyeongchang, a 190-kilometer round trip using 5G technology during the Winter Olympic Games. 繼續閱讀