Chat App Kakao Talk Begins Offering Opt-In Encryption Following Recent Privacy Storm

Daum Kakao, the newly merged Korean entity behind Kakao Talk, has introduced a new end-to-end encryption feature on the chat following controversy around user data in recent months.

Kakao And Daum To Merge, Creating One Of South Korea’s Largest Internet Companies

Kakao and Daum announced today that they will merge through an equity swap, creating a company with a 3.4 trillion won (about $2.9 billion) market capitalization. Kakao and Daum stand to become one of

Lycos Is Still Around – Sold By Daum To Ybrant In $36 Million Deal

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/lycos.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.lycos.com/">Lycos</a>, the ill-fated operator of a search engine, Web portal and whatnot orig