Archive forApril, 2012

Here Comes the Sun (?)

April 30th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
We're all hopeful that this week they'll be less of the April Showers and more of the Summer Sun... So we finally wave goodbye to our winter woollies and invest into our spring/summer wardrobe… with pastels and silks high on the fashion agenda, don't forget that as official garment care supplier to London Fashion Week, you can rest assured that LG's 6 Motion washing machines can care for your couture. Do YOU know your labels from your lapels!? Here's a handy guide to keeping your clothes safe! LG’s 6 Motion Direct Drive Technology is designed to give different washing motions to best...
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Cinema 3D lands on your Desktop

April 27th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Get ready for the finest, most cinematic 3D entertainment you’ve ever experienced in the comfort of your home. Forget the heavy, uncomfortable glasses and the dizzying picture quality of conventional 3D technology. You can now indulge in what 3D was meant to be, just like at the movies. Introducing the LG Cinema 3D monitor...
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LG ANNOUNCES FIRST-QUARTER 2012 FINANCIAL RESULTS

April 25th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced that after two consecutive quarters of net losses, the company has turned the corner with a net profit of KRW 243 billion (USD 214.9 million), a direct result of the company’s efforts to innovate in all key business units and focus on high performing products. Unaudited consolidated financial results, based on IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for the quarter ending March 31, 2012, showed consolidated revenues of KRW 12.2 trillion (USD 10.8 billion) with an operating profit of KRW 448 billion (USD 396.1 million). This compares favourably to the consolidated operating profit of...
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EARTH DAY

April 23rd, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Yesterday was Earth Day, where we were inspired to look after our planet! Our planet, our home is being neglected. Climate change continues unabated. It seems there's a new ecological disaster happening almost daily. This Earth Day it's time to mobilize the planet from the ground up to send a message that the Earth won't wait! The Earth Day Network set a target of 1,000,000,000 "Acts of Green" and you can still pledge yours here You can also do your bit with LG's range of energy efficient Direct Drive Washers & Dishwashers and Linear Compressor Fridge Freezers that reach...
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LG ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH PERFORM, SECURING THOUSANDS OF HOURS OF SPORTS CONTENT

April 17th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) have announced a partnership with leading digital sports media company PERFORM, provider of LIVESPORT.TV, an application that will deliver thousands of hours of live and on demand sports content to LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV. “This marks a significant partnership for LG,” said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of LG Home Entertainment Company. “PERFORM’s depth of sports content and ability to deliver a compelling customer service will ensure our Smart TV customers will have access to some of the best digital sports content available.” With LIVESPORT.TV, LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV now offers an exciting new content...
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LG ANNOUNCES GLOBAL LAUNCH OF 3D WORLD, NEXT GENERATION PREMIUM 3D CONTENT SERVICE

April 17th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Today LG announced the worldwide opening of 3D World, a premium content service that will be available to LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV users in nearly 70 countries. With DNA from LG’s original 3D Zone Smart TV app launched last year, 3D World gives LG customers access to an expansive selection of high quality 3D content via a “card” on the Home Dashboard. 3D World allows customers the ability to search through high quality 3D content across numerous content categories such as entertainment, sports, documentary, kids, and lifestyle. Once the content is selected, LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV brings it...
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LG Fridge Freezers Receive 91% in Which? Brand Reliability Test

April 17th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
With reliability being one of the key considerations when purchasing a fridge freezer, here at LG we are proud to be given a top score in the Which? annual members survey. Which? says “No-one wants to spend time and money sorting out costly repairs to their fridge freezer – or worse, to have a relatively new appliance break down and need replacing altogether. Which? members revealed that reliability is the most important consideration when buying a new fridge freezer.” Which? goes on to say, “We’ve raised the bar in our fridge freezer testing to ensure Which? Buys Buys cope with the...
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NATIONAL ALLERGY WEEK

April 11th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Are you suffering from Hayfever this year yet?... Grains of pollen come in all shapes and sizes. The large object in the centre of this image is pumpkin pollen; the tiny speck just below and to the right of it is forget-me-not pollen. In recent years, the incidence of respiratory allergies has been on the increase, Pollen is not just the main culprit, household dust mites have been cited as a major cause too. This National Allergy Week (11-17 April), take care of your family with LG TrueSteam™ Washing Machines and LG Vacuum Cleaners which hold The British Allergy Foundation...
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LG @ GADGET SHOW LIVE 2012

April 11th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Well, it's that time of year again, time to show off our amazing new Gadgets we've got for you in 2012 and where better to host them than right next door to the LG Arena at the Gadget Show Live 2012. The doors opened yesterday to the press but today is the first day for the public and already it is PACKED! Come by our stand (A230) and experience the next generation of 3D, you won't be disappointed. Have a go with our revolutionary way to control your TV, the Magic Remote Control! TVs are not computers. But with the Magic Remote’s voice control,...
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NEW! LG Monitors for 2012

April 10th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK