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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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Robotic exosuit gives shipbuilders a strength boost

Shipyard workers in South Korea have been testing prototype exosuits to aid construction.

By August 4, 2014

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Samsung warns second half will be tough as it reports weak Q2

The Korean electronics giant, which posted a 25 percent drop in operating profits, says the second half of 2014 "will remain a challenge" as price competition in smartphones hurts profitability.

By July 30, 2014

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Big, street-legal Little Tikes car is your childhood on steroids

The classic Cozy Coupe kiddie car gets reborn as a working, full-size car, complete with no windshield.

By January 30, 2014

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So long, Daewoo: GM drops name and logo from So. Korean cars

GM Daewoo Auto & Technology Co. announced today that it is replacing the Daewoo nameplate with Chevrolet for the South Korean market.

By January 20, 2011

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GM Daewoo eyes role as EV development center

Automotive News reports on GM's Daewoo division's plans for electric vehicle development.

By December 13, 2010

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Robots kick and splash at Korea's Yeosu Expo

A robot collection at this summer's exposition in South Korea offers lots of entertainment. Crave's Tim Hornyak drops in on dancing bots, fish bots that shoot light beams from their snouts, and more.

By July 28, 2012

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Chevy greenlights electric version of Spark

Chevrolet is hedging its alternative fuel bets by adding an electric subcompact to its line-up.

By October 12, 2011

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How GM cars got better

Automotive News reviews Bob Lutz memoir about revamping GM.

By May 26, 2011