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Most Popular Mobile Websites of Korea Announced

The National Internet Development Agency of Korea (NIDA) announced the list of most popular mobile websites accessed via WINC.

As background info, WINC is the new and easier way of accessing mobile websites, proposed by NIDA and implemented on over 90% of mobile phones sold in Korea. Instead of typing the long and complex mobile URLs on cellphone keypads, users can just type a simple phone number and press the mobile internet key (you know – those buttons with “i” or “n” on them) to get connected to mobile websites. For instance, type “131”, press the n key, and you are on the weather forecasting mobile website. Continue reading