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Get to Know Thisisneverthat, South Korea's Answer to Supreme

Unlike the shows in New York, Paris, and London, where designers often elect to show at eclectic locations around the respective cities, at Seoul Fashion Week, all shows on the calendar take place at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza in the northwest quadrant of the city; even the most buzzed-about …

28 Beautiful Pics That Capture Street Scenes of Seoul, South Korea in the Late 1970s

Seoul is the capital and largest metropolis of the Republic of Korea (commonly known as South Korea). It is the world's 16th largest city, and forms …

지금, 초등학교│② 초등학생들이 좋아하는 유튜버

요즘 초등학생들에게 유튜브는 단순한 영상 플랫폼 이상의 의미다. 그들은 유튜브를 통해 자신의 관심사를 발견하고 이를 친구들과 공유하며 나아가 유튜버가 되기를 꿈꾼다. 다시 말해, 유튜브를 통해 초등학생들의 생각을 조금이나마 엿볼 수 있다는 뜻이다. 160명의 초등학생들에게 가장 좋아하는 유튜버를 물었다. 이들을 좋아하는 이유에 대해서는 단연 ‘재미있으니까’라는 답변이 압도적이었고, ‘욕을 하지 않아서 좋다’고 말한 아이들이 있는 반면 ‘자극적이어서 좋다’고 말한 아이들도 있었다. 가장 눈에 띄는 것은 ‘콘텐츠’와 ‘크리에이터’라는 …

'Sound of a dog barking': history reveals the significance of this North Korean insult to Trump

Since the early 1990s, the North Koreans have been gaining increasing attention for their use of sharp language. In the latest such episode, Ri …

Seoul Isn't Worried (Even If You Are)

The South Korean megacity has lived in the crosshairs of North Korean artillery for decades. What’s new is that the rest of the world is feeling the heat.<p>Updated: August 11, 2017<p>On September 15, 1996, 26 North Korean commandoes slipped ashore near the South Korean town of Gangneung after their …

North Korea just might be able to win a war, if it begins with an EMP in Tokyo

North Korea has nuclear-armed missiles and satellites potentially capable of electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack. EMP is considered by many the most …

[엄정한의 기술창업, 36계] (13) 창의력을 죽이는 7가지 습관

‘머리가 좋다’는 말에는 여러가지 의미가 있다. 대부분 암기력이 좋은 사람을 두고 머리 좋은 사람이라고 하지만 ‘서울대 나온다고 성공하는 것은 아니다’는 말에 대부분의 사람들이 공감하듯, 암기력은 ‘명석함’과는 다른 의미를 가진다. 좋은 아이디어는 당연히 ‘암기력’과 …

Here's the best time to post on Instagram each day

Everyone wants more likes and engagement on Instagram. But when's the best time to post to get your photos in front of the most eyeballs?<p>Research …

How to Break Through Small Talk and Turn Strangers into Friends

Small talk sucks.<p>We all hate it. And yet we do it all the time. We do it partly out of discomfort, nervousness, fear of being impolite, busyness, and …

11 Ways to Turn Strangers into Friends

<b>“Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.” ~Shirley Maclaine</b><p>Up until a year ago<b>,</b> I saw the world as a place where very few doors opened …

Self-help

5 Easiest Ways to Make Everyone Around You Comfortable

Once upon a time, I was not-at-all comfortable in my own skin. I suffered from shyness so severe that meeting new people was a stressful ordeal that …

"'걱정말아요 그대' 표절 논란" 전인권 측의 입장

<b>업데이트: 2017년 4월 26일 오후 4시 7분 (하단 기사 내용 보강)</b><p>가수 전인권의 '걱정말아요 그대'가 표절곡이라는 주장이 불거진 가운데 전인권 측이 입장을 밝혔다.<p>26일 '보배드림', '인벤' 등 온라인 커뮤니티에서는 '걱정말아요 그대'가 독일 그룹 블랙 …

[3시의 인디살롱] 조이파크 “우리가 앨범발매프로젝트 1호! 설레고 두려워요”

[OSEN=김관명 기자] 일렉트로닉 듀오 조이파크(JOYPARK)에게 ’2017년 4월20일’은 각별한 날이다. 네이버뮤직이 작정하고 벌이는 ‘앨범발매 프로젝트’의 첫 수혜자로서 이날 낮12시 생애 첫 앨범이 디지털 싱글로 나왔기 때문. 자신들의 이같은 첫 출발을 …

Global Times says South Korea being too sensitive about Trump’s remark that Korea was part of China

by Alex Linder<p>May 5, 2018<p>in News<p>China’s nationalistic mouthpiece, the Global Times, is notably less than outraged about US President Donald Trump’s …

North Korea

Why We Have So Much Trouble Communicating with Koreans

In Korean, much unspoken information is derived from context. When a Korean says “Where are you going?” to another Korean, the literal translation is …

The Korean Learner of English: English-Korean Cross-Linguistic Challenges

This section seeks to present some of the communication difficulties faced by Koreans learning English, through exploration of some of the …

North Korea's Simple But Deadly Artillery Holds Seoul And U.S. Hostage

“These perfectly positioned offensive artillery firing positions are virtually impenetrable, extremely difficult to take out by counterfire."<p>Burrowed into hard granite mountain faces and protected behind blast doors, 15,000 North Korean cannons and rocket launchers are aimed at the glass …

Trump weirdly says Korea was “part of China,” which is totally wrong and could enrage South Korea

Following his meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping, Donald Trump made a shocking admission of ignorance to the Wall Street Journal, on the subject of China and North Korea: “After listening [to Xi] for 10 minutes I realized that…it’s not so easy.” Trump has been called out for having his views …

Why You Should Wait Before Buying Samsung’s New Galaxy S8

When a splashy new smartphone hits the market, consumers often weigh whether to place an order right away or to wait and see how others react to the device.<p>But with the Galaxy S8, Samsung’s first major smartphone release since the spontaneously combusting Galaxy Note 7 was discontinued last year, …

Mobile

North Korean commandos ready to kidnap Americans, says defector

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has a diabolical plan in case tensions with the U.S. continue to escalate, according to a defector.<p>Ung-gil Lee, a former clandestine special operator who escaped the Hermit Kingdom, told The Mail on Sunday that if the United States attacks the isolated nation, …

The 6 Stages Of Rejection When You Finally Tell Your Crush How You Feel

Remember those days in high school when you spotted the cute guy in the classroom across the hallway? You used to blush every time he passed by, and …

Lone Admirer: 5 Reasons Keeping Your Crush Secret Will Only Hurt You

For two years, I have had an enormously huge crush on a guy who attends my university, and I've refused to tell him how I felt so I could protect …

Learn a language online

Here's What Happens When You Believe in Yourself | Inc.com

One of the greatest tragedies of our professional and personal lives happens when we fail to believe in ourselves.<p>Whether it's self-limiting beliefs, a lack of confidence, fear of doing well--whatever the cause, it holds us back.<p>It happens when we say, I can't... or I will never be... or I will …

friendship

"It's by chance we met, by choice we became friends."<p>"I love you, not for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you." <br>- Roy Croft -<p>"You …

Positive Thinking

How To Read Effectively In A Foreign Language

If you're learning a foreign language, and you don't <b>read</b> regularly…<p><b>STOP!</b><p>You should be.<p>But do you know how to <b>read effectively in another language</b>, …

How to use Activity Monitor to make your Mac faster

Activity Monitor for Mac<p>Activity Monitor is a little know gem of an app hidden in the Utilities folder in your Applications folder. It can look daunting when you first launch it but once you look past the information overload and find out what to focus on it can become an invaluable tool to make …

Computer Hardware