Thursday, January 28, 2016

Google's AI vs. Korea's top Baduk player, coming this March


It looks like Google will be bringing their A-game to Seoul in March for an epic man-vs.-machine match. SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY. UPDATE : The match will be held March 9, 2016. See more here:  -  AlphaGo creator remains confident-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily  -  Historic Go match set for March 9-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily In a blog post today, Google highli…

Monday, January 25, 2016

Reply 1988's Hyeri is girl from Korea Times' comments section


I was reading an article over on the Korea Times about the next moves for the stars of the very popular and recently-finished Korean TV drama "Reply 1998" (응답하라 1988) or "응팔" for short. At the bottom I notice a familiar face in the KT's always-classy comments section: Well I'll be damned. I've seen this box for year…

Friday, January 22, 2016

Force Blogger "Dynamic Views" to ignore mobile templates


Today I'll show you how to get desktop, non-mobile templates working on mobile if you use Blogger's "Dynamic Views". Background Blogger's "Dynamic Views" templates can be very lovely and useful.  But previously, one limitation was that you were limited to using the "Classic" view for your mobile audience. …

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Using Naver Office on Android to open/edit/convert Hangul (.hwp) files


Today I'll highlight a surprisingly very easy method of converting Hangul (.hwp) files to other formats like Word .docx or Adobe .pdf that you can do right on your phone, using the free and no-account-needed Naver Office app .  Also see my other posts on  opening Hangul (.hwp/.hml) files . Background Until now, I had been pretty content with using…

Monday, January 11, 2016

KEB's new English customer support email


Just a quick heads-up: the email address for KEB's English customer service has changed. This was posted on KEB-Hana's Facebook but might have gone unseen by many: < An Important Notice > There's a new email address when writing to the bank's Foreign Customer Department: kebhana_fcd@hanafn.com . It replaces keb_fcd@keb.co.kr. …