Author Eddie Cho


A tech enthusiast with all things UX, web and design, Eddie Cho is the international editor for VentureSquare. When he's not busy chasing down startups in Korea, Eddie enjoys eating fried chicken, filming movies, and hanging out at Itaewon or Hongdae. He's also training to become the next Hokage.

English Roadblocks for ride-sharing

In an age where young millennial would prefer to ditch cars for smartphones , you’d think that traffic would die down a bit. But Generation Y still needs to get from point A to B. Many countries like China and Korea, even with all their…

English The Winners of Indie Game Weekend 2.0

Indie Game Weekend drew to a close on Sunday, October 26. Over 30 teams of game developers and artists of all ages assembled at the Content Korea Lab to brainstorm, design, and produce working prototypes of games… all in a span of about 48 hours.…

뉴스콘텐츠 Indie Game Weekend kicks off tonight

Tonight, up to 100 game developers from all levels and fields will gather to brainstorm, design, and build a game in 48 hours. Much like the runaway success of Minecraft, Indie Game Weekend is a chance for game developers to reclaim the joy of making…

English Apple Pay and the state of mobile payments

Earlier this week, Apple released iOS 8.1 to the masses. The new update not only restores stability to older iOS devices like the iPhone 5 and below, but also enables Apple Pay for current and future iPhone 6 owners. The concept and technology that Apple…

English UberTAXI now available in Seoul

Today, Uber launched a branch of it’s ride-demand service in Seoul. UberTAXI allows any one in Seoul to call for Uber-affiliated cab drivers for rides via the Uber app powered by Uber Technologies, Inc. Like its other limousine services, UberTAXI aims to bring the convenience…

English Saving privacy under pressure

Daum KakaoTalk, one of Korea’s most popular messenger services, has been in active damage control mode in light of presidential demands and government requests. In an effort to quell presidential rumors and insults, South Korean President Geun-Hye Park had called for increased monitoring of the…

English What to expect at Apple’s iPad and Mac event

On October 17 Apple will host an event to announce more products that will likely complement the already hot reception of the iPhone 6 release. Patterns drawn from previous announcements made around this time, combined with the early availability of iPad user guides for iOS…