LG and Samsung's soap opera in a washing drum

2014-12-31 10:30

The latest spat between bitter rivals Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics over a handful of washing machines has prompted a barrage of public mockery.

Microsoft launches wearable fitness device

2014-10-30 12:02

Microsoft has launched a device called "Microsoft Band" that will allow users to monitor their fitness and exercise regime.

Z3, G3 - who will wear the crown?

2014-09-09 15:46

The LG G3 has been touted as contender for 2014 Phone of the Year, but the Sony Z3 shouldn't be discarded, according to user choices.

Apple 'iWatch' to take on Samsung, LG

2014-08-28 12:02

Apple will unveil an "iWatch" with the maker of the iPhone finally embarking on its much-rumoured foray into wearable computing.

AT&T to sell LG smartwatches

2014-07-08 12:40

AT&T says it will be the first US wireless carrier to sell the LG Electronics smartwatch, a wrist watch that connects to Android phones.

Samsung, LG launch smart watches with new Google software

2014-06-26 11:13

South Korea's Samsung and LG have launched rival smart watches powered by Google's new software as they jostle to lead an increasingly competitive market for wearable devices.

LED makers get smart to rise above price war

2014-04-03 17:55

Lighting companies like Philips and Osram are scrambling to develop more advanced technology as a price war for LED bulbs threatens to eat into profits and bring on a period of low growth.

LG G Pro 2 takes on Samsung in mobile arena

2014-02-24 20:12

LG has made no secret that it intends to take fellow South Korean manufacturer Samsung in the mobile arena.

LG to launch curved smartphone in Europe

2014-01-21 09:15

South Korea's LG Electronics has said it would start selling its first curved-screen smartphone - seen as a first step to fully flexible products - in Europe.

Smartphones in tech stupor

2013-12-13 20:58

As the pace of innovation slows, smartphone makers are striving to reshape devices' design and function.

Samsung extends smartphone lead over Apple

2013-11-15 13:01

Samsung extended its lead over Apple in terms of global smartphone sales in the three months ending in November 2013, a survey has found.

Tablets killing PCs, but cost a factor - Gartner

2013-10-22 12:02

As the global demand for computers declines the market for mobile devices such as tablets is steaming ahead, research shows.


Insane LG Meteor Prank

2013-09-05 08:40

In a prankvertisement, LG promoted it's first 84 inch Ultra HDTV through a prank by making their victims think that a meteor had hit the earth. So Real It's Scary...

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LG unveils new device in smartphone war

2013-08-08 08:00

LG Electronics has unveiled a new device to challenge Apple, Samsung and other rivals in the booming smartphone market.

Optimus G PRO wins best LTE award

2013-07-31 08:30

LG Electronics has announced that its 4G LTE smartphone, Optimus G Pro, received the award for the best LTE device or handset.

Samsung puts curve in Oled televisions

2013-06-27 10:02

After delays, Samsung Electronics has rolled out a curved TV that uses an advanced display called Oled.

LG sells 10 million LTE smartphones

2013-03-04 12:07

LG Electronics reports that it has sold more than 10 million LTE smartphones worldwide, a result of the company’s aggressive push into 4G markets.

LG shows smallest wireless charger

2013-02-26 14:20

LG Electronics introduced the world’s smallest wireless charger at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.

LG launches Optimus G Pro

2013-02-18 14:06

LG announced that the company's first full HD smartphone, the Optimus G Pro, will be launching in South Korea.

LG starts selling Oled TVs

2013-01-03 09:11

LG Electronics has started taking pre-orders for the world's first big TVs that use an advanced display technology promising startlingly clear images on wafer-thin screens.

Google unveils larger Nexus tablet

2012-10-30 07:19

Google has launched a larger version of the Nexus tablet and dropped the price as it takes the competition to Apple.

LG releases ultra-definition TV

2012-08-22 14:03

LG Electronics has begun sales of what it claims is the world's largest ultra-definition television, with a view to expanding its share of the premium TV market.

Android smartphones gain ground in US

2011-08-30 22:40

Google's Android software strengthened its grip on the US smartphone market, powering nearly 42% of handsets as of July.

Bathroom to bedrooms get 'smart'

2011-01-09 21:47

Mobile phones aren't the only things getting smart. Home appliances are too.


Google, LG announce patent deal

2014-11-05 14:30

Google and LG Electronics have announced a deal to share access to each other's new inventions.

The end is near for plasma TVs

2014-10-29 15:20

LG Electronics has said it will wind down its plasma television business, as a technology long overtaken by liquid crystal display takes one step closer to its demise.


Arthur Goldstuck looks at the magic of arithmetic on the LG G3 and discusses its prospects.

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Ultra high definition TVs boost LG Display

2014-07-23 12:36

LG Display says its earnings for the April - June quarter more than doubled thanks to improved demand for ultra-high-definition TVs.

Nasa to send smartphones into space

2014-07-07 18:00

Google smartphones with next-generation 3D technology will soon be blasted into orbit where they'll become the brains of robots on the space station.

LG steps up smartphone effort with G3 flagship

2014-05-28 07:18

LG Electronics has gone big in style on Tuesday with a flagship G3 smartphone aimed at turning heads away from market titans.

Flexible phones 'better' at resisting damage

2014-03-07 14:40

The idea of a flexible phone was borne out of a desire to produce a device more resilient to damage, but the process was not without challenges.

LG to launch new smartwatch this year

2014-02-24 11:39

LG will launch its first smartwatch in 2014, the head of its mobile unit says, tapping into the nascent market for wearable devices seen as the mobile industry's new source of growth.

Samsung sells ultra-HD TV for $150 000

2013-12-30 13:24

Samsung says a 110-inch TV that has four times the resolution of standard high-definition TVs is going on sale for about $150 000 in South Korea.

LG admits collecting smart TV viewer habits data

2013-11-22 11:41

South Korea's LG Electronics has said correct a "bug" on some of its smart TVs after admitting they send information about viewers back to the company without their permission.


LG Optimus G Pro review

2013-11-01 08:52

Theunis Jansen van Rensburg from the Bandwidth Blog reviews the LG Optimus G Pro. What do you think about this device?

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Samsung, LG end patent dispute

2013-09-24 11:27

South Korean electronic giants Samsung and LG have agreed to end a year-long battle over display technology patents that spawned a series of lawsuits.

Smartphones dominate mobile sales

2013-08-14 22:47

Smartphones have taken a majority of mobile phone sales worldwide for the first time in the April-June quarter.

Samsung to launch Galaxy Note III

2013-08-06 16:51

Samsung has sent out invitations confirming that its long-awaited third-generation phablet, the Galaxy Note III, will be unveiled soon.

LG to launch G range

2013-07-18 10:00

The next flagship device from LG Electronics will officially be known as G2.

Optimus G review

2013-06-11 14:21

The Optimus G smartphone has been announced in South Africa in February 2013 and is LG's first full HD smartphone.

LG to supply TD-LTE-capable smartphones

2013-02-27 14:05

LG Electronics has successfully co-demonstrated Time Division-Long Term Evolution (TD-LTE) service at the Mobile World Congress.

LG launches LTE smartphones

2013-02-21 12:32

LG is expanding its 4G LTE presence with the introduction of its new Optimus F Series ahead of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

China fines LG, Samsung for price-fixing

2013-01-04 08:23

Chinese regulators have fined LG and Samsung and four Taiwanese companies on charges they fixed prices of flat panel screens sold to Chinese manufacturers.

LG seeks ban on Samsung tablet

2012-12-28 09:45

South Korea's LG display says it has asked a Seoul court to ban the domestic sale of Samsung's Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet computer, citing alleged patent infringements.

LG Electronics launches new smartphone

2012-09-18 11:38

LG Electronics has launched its new flagship smartphone which will have to compete against a flurry of new products from rivals Apple and Samsung.

Smartphone meets tablet

2012-02-27 22:24

Cellphone makers used to sell the "small is beautiful" concept but at this year's world mobile fair, some are inching towards tablet sizes.

TVs you can talk to, without being crazy

2012-01-09 22:08

LG has unveiled TVs you can talk to, even when you're not crazy and you can do Twitter updates and Web searches.

LG puts hopes on 'next gen' 3D TV

2011-02-16 16:46

LG Electronics, which thinks it has an edge, says competition is heating up in the global battle to woo viewers to 3D TV.

LG fights tax fraud charge

2010-07-09 09:58

Korean electronics giant LG, accused of tax evasion in SA, is confident it will be exonerated.

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