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  • Apple's rivals hope its Watch will boost demand for their own wearable devices 17 hours 0 minutes ago

    Barcelona: Apple's rivals want to benefit from its magic, hoping that its long awaited new smartwatch will finally conjure demand for wearable technology that has so far generated more buzz about its potential than actual sales. Gizmos that users wear on their bodies have yet to live up to the hype...
  • LG Display, Samsung unit to supply Apple Watch screens: Report 4 days ago

    Seoul: South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd and the display-making subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will supply screens for Apple Inc's smartwatches, The Electronic Times reported on Monday. The report, which cited unidentified industry sources, said LG Display will be the sole supplier of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screens for...
  • Huawei's smartwatch promotional videos pop online hours before MWC 2015 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Just hours before the Mobile World Congress 2015 kicks off, videos of Huawei's smartwatch have been spotted online that showcase the construction and usage of the luxurious digital watch. One video by Huawei device features the 'timeless design story' of the smartwatch, while another appears more like a commercial...
  • LG to partner with China, Japan firms to make OLED TVs February 24, 2015

    Seoul: South Korea's LG Electronics Inc said on Tuesday it plans to partner with Chinese and Japanese firms in a bid to make organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display televisions more mainstream. LG Electronics, the world's second largest television maker after rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, did not say what the partnership...
  • LG to unveil four new Android 5.0 Lollipop mid-range smartphones at MWC 2015 February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: LG will unveil a new line of mid-range smartphones - Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy - next month at Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC 2015). According to LG, the LG Magna and Spirit are designed to be fit more comfortably in palm of one's hand with its gently...
  • 'Make in India' and 'Digital India' goals should define Budget 2015: LG February 17, 2015

    The upcoming Union Budget is very crucial in terms of bringing the Indian economy back on growth track; curb the budget deficit and creating an investment friendly environment. The Budget needs to address issues of simplifying tax regulations, improve ease of doing business and accelerate the speed of big ticket...
  • LG-Samsung washing machine spat: LG releases video showing its executive 'merely testing its rival's products' February 17, 2015

    Seoul: LG Electronics, whose appliance chief has been indicted on a charge of purposely damaging Samsung washing machines, issued a video clip that it says shows the executive was merely testing its rival's products in plain view at a store in Germany. The video from the incident last September was released...
  • LG to unveil its luxury Android Watch Urbane at MWC 2015 February 16, 2015

    Seoul: LG Electronics (LG) will unveil its first all-metal luxury Android Wear device, LG Watch Urbane, at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 in Barcelona. The LG Watch Urbane follows closely in the footsteps of the LG Watch R, the first smartwatch with a full circular Plastic OLED (P-OLED)...
  • LG's home appliances chief indicted over deliberately damaging Samsung's washing machines February 15, 2015

    Seoul: LG's home appliances chief was indicted on a charge of deliberately damaging Samsung Electronics washing machines, escalating the feud between South Korea's top consumer electronics companies. A LG Electronics spokeswoman confirmed on Sunday that home appliances chief Jo Seong-jin and two other employees were indicted by local prosecutors. Samsung Electronics...
  • LG, Google launch a virtual reality headset; to be available for free for new buyers of G3 smartphone February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Injecting virtual reality into everyday life, LG in partnership with Google announced a free virtual reality (VR) headset giveaway for its G3 smartphone buyers. The headset works with Google Cardboard and enables users to experience a variety of compatible apps and games available on the Google Play store. Contrary...
  • LG says no overheating issue with new Qualcomm processor January 22, 2015

    Seoul: South Korean smartphone maker LG Electronics said that it encountered no overheating problems with Qualcomm's new Snapdragon processor that is powering a curved-screen device going on sale later this month. "I am very much aware of the various concerns in the market about the (Snapdragon) 810, but the chip's performance...
  • LG to launch curved G Flex 2 smartphone on January 30 January 22, 2015

    Seoul: LG Electronics said it will start selling a new curved smartphone next week in its latest effort to bring the curve to a mass market. The South Korean company said Thursday that the G Flex 2 will be launched locally on January 30 and overseas in coming months. Curved screens are...
  • LG G Flex 2: LG unveils successor to the curved-screen G Flex smartphone January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: LG has announced the successor to the G Flex smartphone at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas. Named G Flex 2, the new curved-screen phone, says LG, improves upon its predecessor and comes with a more advanced design, faster performance, and greater convenience. LG's new G Flex 2...
  • Fx0: A transparent Firefox phone launched; the most expensive Firefox handset yet December 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Mozilla in association with KDDI (with LG a silent partner) has announced the launch of what is the first Firefox phone in Japan. Named Fx0, the USP of the phone is its transparent shell and the golden Firefox logo adorning the home button. The phone that has been designed...
  • Tech in 2014: The year of nothing December 22, 2014

    2014 has been a happening year. In politics, in sports, in cinema and elsewhere. But not in consumer technology. The year has almost passed by, and we are still waiting for something that we can remember the year by. Though we saw a lot of new products coming, new categories emerging...
  • LG to launch quantum dot TVs in early 2015; to offer improved picture quality over LCD televisions December 16, 2014

    Seoul: LG Electronics, the world's No. 2 television maker behind South Korean compatriot Samsung Electronics, said on Tuesday it will launch quantum dot television sets in early 2015. LG, in a statement, said it will have 55-inch and 65-inch ultra-high definition (UHD) quantum dot TVs on display at the annual International...
  • LG Tone Infinim: LG launches around-the-neck Bluetooh headset at Rs 10,990 in India November 12, 2014

    New Delhi: LG Mobiles has launched a new wireless wearable neckband, LG Tone Infinim, that can be paired with smartphones via Bluetooth. The LG Tone Infinim Headset is available in India at Rs 10,990. The LG Tone Infinim includes the company's retractable wire management technology, a metallic finish and an ergonomic...
  • LG, Google strike patent-sharing deal November 5, 2014

    Seoul: LG Electronics said Wednesday it had signed a long-term cross-licence deal with Google as the South Korean firm tries to expand its smartphone business. The deal covers patents on a "broad range of products and technologies" that already exist and will be filed in the next 10 years, the two...
  • BJP, AAP, Congress keen on fresh elections in Delhi November 3, 2014

    Delhi is heading for fresh elections, with all political parties - BJP, Congress and AAP expressing their inability to form government during talks with lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung. ...
  • Delhi L-G to meet AAP, BJP and Congress; discuss government formation November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: After the Supreme Court rapped Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung for delay in government formation last week, the L-G has invited Aam Aadmi Party, Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress to discuss political scene in the national capital. L-G will hold separate meetings with the leaders of all the three...
  • LG L Bello with a 5-inch display, 8MP camera launched at Rs 18,500 in India October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: South Korean electronics giant LG Electronics today launched a smartphone under its L series, Bello, priced at Rs 18,500 in India. LG L Bello is a mid-tier smartphone, which has been developed as an affordable yet powerful alternative to its G3 flagship handset, the firm said in a statement. The...
  • LG G3 Stylus: LG launches a pen-enabled G3 variant in India at Rs 21,500 October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: LG Electronics (LG) has launched a new variant of its flagship smartphone in India. Named the LG G3 Stylus, the new phone comes with a stylus. The LG G3 Stylus is a pen-enabled smartphone that offers a large display and many of the premium user experience (UX) features...
  • LG launches G3 Beat in India at Rs 25,000 September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Korean electronics major LG expanded its smartphone portfolio with the launch of its new G3 Beat, priced at Rs 25,000 in India. "The consumer today wants the best of the features at an affordable price and with G3 beat, LG is offering one of the best device with premium...