Archive forFebruary, 2012

LG DEMONSTRATES WORLD’S FIRST VOICE-TO-VIDEO CONVERSION OVER LTE NETWORK AT MWC 2012

February 28th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) successfully demonstrated the world’s first voice-to-video conversion over a LTE network at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012. The demonstration, which was based on LG’s proprietary technology, enabled users to switch back and forth between high quality voice and high resolution video call modes during an ongoing telephone conversation. Also demonstrated was a video sharing service, which enables real-time sharing of videos over a LTE network, as they are being recorded. LG’s LTE voice-to-video conversion process adheres to the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Profile for Conversational Video Service, the industry standard established by the GSMA to govern the...
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LG MWC L7 Competition

February 27th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
The competition has now ended, If you are a lucky winner you will be contacted by our HQ with details of the prize! Good luck everyone!!! LG MWC 2012 Competition! If YOU could design and name a range of phones, what would they look like and what would you call them!?... Tell us...
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LG @ Mobile World Congress 2012

February 27th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG UK celebrates cutting-edge innovation and a new design concept for 2012 at Mobile World Congress Today at Mobile World Congress (MWC), LG Electronics (LG), a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, revealed its collection of must-have smartphones that combine style, design and market-leading innovation. On show was LG’s first smartphone with a quad-core processor for seamless multi-tasking and the new L-Style range of chic Android smartphones, both set for UK releases in 2012. Also on show were demonstrations of the latest LTE technology, providing a glimpse of the unparalleled connectivity set to arrive in the UK over the...
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LG @ LONDON FASHION WEEK 2012 COMPETITION

February 16th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
In celebration of the launch of the LG Steam Team at this years London Fashion Week, we are offering one lucky fashionista the chance to win one of our 12kg 6 Motion Steam Direct Drive Washing Machines!! To enter this fabulous competition simply follow the instructions below! All you have to do is: 1. Follow us on Twitter to find out more from our Steam Team at London Fashion Week 2012 2. Hit the Tweet button below and tell us what's your favourite fashion fad! (bring back those flares and platform shoes!?) That's it! simple! Don't forget to tell all your friends how trendy you are...
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LG’S MAGIC REMOTE RECOGNISED BY UNIVERSAL DESIGN FOR EASE OF USE AND CONVENIENCE

February 13th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) received the universal design certification© for its Magic Remote and Magic Motion Remote Control, which recognized the two remote control units’ role in facilitating and enhancing the Smart TV user experience. The certification was awarded today by universal design© GmbH in Munich, Germany. “LG’s Smart TV service has remained easy and convenient to use, despite the rapidly growing volume of apps and content,” said Stephen Gater, Consumer Marketing Director of LG Electronics UK. “This can largely be attributed to our innovative remote control devices, which have now been recognised by universal design© for its convenience and ease of...
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LG SPONSORS LONDON FASHION WEEK 2012

February 11th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG), has announced today that it will continue its partnership with London Fashion Week. For the second year running, LG is set to become the Official Garment Care Supplier of the prestigious fashion event. The partnership will see the Home Appliance manufacturer provide expert support at London Fashion Week during 17th – 22nd February 2012. A dedicated ‘Steam Team’ will be available to help the designers prepare backstage for their Autumn/Winter collection. The trained team will provide support and assistance to our designers, making sure that all of the season’s fabric are showcased at their best and catwalk...
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PRADA Phone by LG 3.0 Valentines Day Competition

February 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 



With Valentines day coming up soon we want to give you the chance to treat your loved one to a VERY special present!

You could win a brand new PRADA Phone by LG 3.0!

To enter the competition simply hit the button below, tell us what you’ve got planned for February 14th and follow us to stay up-to-date with all our fun stuff for 2012!


THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW FINISHED. Stay tuned for more fashion comps coming later this week!!

Here’s the lucky winner with her brand new PRADA phone!

LG Prada Phone Valentines Winner


Make this Valentines day a PRADA and LG Valentines day!


p.s. make sure you tell all your facebook friends what a romantic you are too!?… ;o)


Competition ends today (13th Feb) at 2pm GMT
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LG TrueSteam Dishwashers awarded a ‘Quiet Mark’

February 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG D1454BF & D1454TF Steam Dishwashers have been recommended by the Noise Abatement Society UK, receiving the recently launched ‘Quiet Mark’ endorsement. LG Electronics (LG), today announces that its new range of TrueSteamTM Dishwashers (D1454BF & D1454TF) have been awarded a ‘Quiet Mark’, a mark of approval given by the Noise Abatement Society to worldwide manufacturers of the quietest products currently available on the market validated by the Association of Noise Consultants. ‘Quiet Mark’ is a charity led initiative working together with industry to achieve a healthier stress-free living and working environment. “LG has got it just right with this really quiet dishwasher,...
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EDWARD NORTON AND DARIA WERBOWY LAUNCH PRADA PHONE BY LG 3.0

February 6th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG and PRADA today unveiled actor Edward Norton and model Daria Werbowy as the faces of the global advertising campaign (shot by British fashion photographer David Sims) to launch the latest smartphone, the PRADA phone by LG 3.0. This is the third phone from the collaboration and represents a key design venture for both companies. The advertising campaign features leading American actor Edward Norton, who has an illustrious film career starring in movies such as Primal Fear, American History X, Kingdom Of Heaven, and Fight Club. As well as appearing in numerous other films, he is also a writer and...
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Smart TV Thief!

February 5th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Here’s how you make a brilliant video that goes viral in one easy lesson, although this one comes with that classic disclaimer: don’t try this at your local electronics store. Ok, so the guy isn’t very “smart,” and he’s even a bit creepy (see how he’s staring at the camera?!). But you have to admit that’s one very thin TV. In fact, it’s just 4mm! And just in case you didn’t notice the poster on the store window near the end of the video, this is the world’s slimmest TV, made by LG of course. Now, when the video came out in...
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