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Origins of ‘Transeurasian’ languages traced to Neolithic millet farmers

The origins of modern Japanese, Korean and Turkish languages were traced back to millet farmers living in northeastern China around 9,000 years ago.
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South Korean edtech startup Mathpresso adds Google as an investor – TechCrunch

Mathpresso, the Seoul-based tech company behind QANDA (an AI-based learning app) for students in grades K-12, announced today that it had added
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BTS enters NFT market in joint venture with Upbit – TechCrunch

Hybe, South Korea's agency behind K-pop megastars BTS announced today that it will form a joint venture to establish a Korean crypto exchange Upbit
Netflix adds a trio of movies from Squid Game director
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Netflix adds a trio of movies from Squid Game director

Hwang Donghyuk is well-known for much more than the Netflix hit Squid Game. It drew 111 million viewers within its first 17 days. He has previously
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Korean autonomous driving startup 42dot bags $88.5M Series A to accelerate its growth – TechCrunch

42dot, a South Korea-based autonomous Transportation-as-a-Service (TaaS) startup, announced today it has raised $88.5 million (104 billion WON) in a
Apple TV 4K and Apple TV+ Service to Launch in Korea on November 4
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Apple TV 4K and Apple TV+ Service to Launch in Korea on November 4

Apple announced Monday that the Apple TV 4K set top box and the TV+ video streaming service will be available in Korea starting November 4. Apple TV
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North Korea may be making plans for a future without Kim Jong Un

Kim Jong Un attending a celebration of North Korea’s 73rd Anniversary, at Kim Il Sung Square, Pyongyang, September 9, 2021. Korean Central News
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Netflix says 142 million households watched Korean series ‘Squid Game’ – TechCrunch

Bloomberg reports that Netflix's prerecorded call to shareholders to announce its third quarter results gave us another look at the success of Squid
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After a near-record run at the top of Netflix's US Top 10 list, a new show has bumped the pop culture smash 'Squid Game'

"Squid Game," which was last seen on Netflix Saturday, fell to second as "You", the third season of Netflix's original series,
North Korea: Squid Game Is Proof Capitalism Doesn’t Work
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North Korea: Squid Game Is Proof Capitalism Doesn’t Work

We aren't convinced. Squid Game Arirang Meari, a North Korean propaganda website, wrote Tuesday that Netflix's hit TV show Squid Game proved that