Thursday, August 19, 2010

Preorders for the iPhone 4 in South Korea were so overwhelming Wednesday that they brought down the servers of carrier KT Corp., which sold 130,000 handsets by 7 p.m. local time. Interestingly enough, this article indicates that Koreans due to their cultural upbringing don't really like to blab:


Vincent said...

There is a section of Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers dedicated to Korean Airline pilots and culture as a cause of poor communication which lead to their having a high accident rate. It inadvertently speaks to how each culture manages "authority."

my love said...

Vincent, read it ...interesting stuff.