Outage of S. Korean Super App Causes Chaos, Forcing CEO to Resign

Sean Marshall
By Sean Marshall
October 20, 2022NTD Businessshare

A fire caused the outage of South Korea’s largest mobile app, Kakao, creating problems across the country. Kakao Corp’s co-CEO Namkoong Whon stepped down on Wednesday after the outage of the app and other services had triggered widespread backlash from authorities and the public.

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