Tag Archives: Korea

  • The North Face Vanishing Floor Hidden Camera Prank (Video)

    The North Face Vanishing Floor Hidden Camera Prank (Video)

    Apparently big companies can get away with stuff in Korea that wouldn’t fly in North America. I say that because the latest advertising project from The North Face involves putting a select few of its customers in physical jeopardy for a very entertaining hidden camera prank. During what they think is a routine The North […]

  • ‘Metamorphosis': Jackets That Expand and Light Up When You’re Drunk (Video)

    ‘Metamorphosis': Jackets That Expand and Light Up When You’re Drunk (Video)

    It’s a familiar exchange, particularly on the weekend: “Are you drunk?” “No.” “Are you sure? Because you seem drunk.” “Don’t worry about it.” As charming as this conversation always is, its time has passed, because a team of Korean artists have developed a line of jackets called Metamorphosis that light up and expand as the […]

  • LG G Flex: a Curved Smartphone (Photos)

    LG G Flex: a Curved Smartphone (Photos)

    It’s now time for LG to get into the curved smartphone game with the G Flex. Billed as “the world’s first ‘real’ curved smartphone” (a clear swipe at the Samsung Galaxy Round), the G Flex runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and also has one fascinating feature that no other smartphone has: a “self-healing” case. […]

  • Samsung’s 85-Inch Ultra-HDTV Now Available In Korea

    Samsung’s 85-Inch Ultra-HDTV Now Available In Korea

    You might remember the 84-inch “Ultra” HDTV from LG that we told you about a few months back. But now, LG’s competitor Samsung has one-upped them in the Ultra-HDTV department with the 85-inch Samsung Ultra HDTV. The company hasn’t released how much this massive TV will cost here in the United States (or when it […]