Archive forJanuary, 2013

LG DEMONSTRATES STRENGTH IN IPS DIGITAL SIGNAGE AT ISE 2013

January 28th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will unveil an extensive range of digital signage products at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2013, the world’s largest professional audio visual and integrated systems tradeshow. Taking place from January 29 to 31 in Amsterdam, ISE is the perfect forum for LG to showcase its next generation display products, many of which feature advanced, energy efficient IPS panels. Under the theme of Powerful and Professional, LG’s outstanding business-to-business products, including the world’s first 84-inch Ultra HD Multi-touch Signage, Smart Mirror and new transparent display, are guaranteed to impress the audience. “Our strong 2013 lineup utilizes the latest...
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Happy Burns Night from LG!

January 25th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns. The day also celebrates Burns' contribution to Scottish culture. Burns' best known work is "Auld Lang Syne". Robert Burns, was born at Alloway on 25th January, 1759. His family came to Ayrshire and built the auld clay biggan in Alloway, where he spent the first seven years of his life. Burns and his brother Gilbert moved to Mossgiel, near Mauchline, where many of his immortal verses were penned. Thereafter, he moved to Ellisland, near Dumfries, and died in...
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Making that New Year Diet Resolution a little bit easier…

January 23rd, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
We all know that half of what makes a diet difficult is that, it’s not as easy pouring out chocolate cereal into a bowl in the morning? Well, with LG’s Lightwave Microwave Oven ML2881CK – a healthy breakfast is easy! Ingredients: 1 large egg 2 egg whites 2 tbsp shredded cheddar cheese 1 tbsp diced green bell pepper Salt and ground black pepper to taste Cooking spray Combine egg, egg whites, cheddar cheese, bell pepper, salt, and ground pepper in a microwave-safe mug coated with non-stick spray. Microwave on high for 1 minute; stir. Return to microwave and cook until eggs are completely set, 1 to 1...
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LG @CES 2013

January 12th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Welcome to a brief look at all the cool, innovative tech and products we brought to CES this year. Including OLED, Ultra HD 4k2k displays and not forgetting our award winning 3D and Smart TV ranges, improved and upgraded ready for 2013! The current interest in our 84" ULTRA HD TV in the UK has been phenomenal. Its great to see the look on peoples faces when they see ultra 4k2k content for the first time on such a massive screen! "It's just like looking through a window" and "I thought HD was good until I saw this" are frequent remarks...
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OPTIMUS G SHINES WITH MULTIPLE INDUSTRY ACCOLADES

January 11th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG announced that its most advanced and feature-rich smartphone, Optimus G, has been recognized by the Consumer Electronics Show(CES) Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards in the Wireless Handsets Category. The Optimus G was awarded on the basis of its technical specifications, aesthetics, design and how the device compares in these categories to others in the market. Since its introduction in the third quarter of 2012, the Optimus G has received accolades from around the world. The smartphone received a Korea Electronic Show(KES) Innovation Award for its Zerogap Touch technology, which improves the durability and clarity of the display by...
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Whose New Year’s resolution was to hit the gym?!

January 10th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Well for those of you still keeping it up, we bet that all that extra sports wear washing is taking its toll! Do not fear, if your washer is grumbling from the extra workload, why not take a look at LG’s 6 Motion Direct Drive washer range… Not only does it come in a 12kg capacity so you can wash more, less often (giving you more time for the gym – like you need an excuse), but many of LG’s washers come with a sportswear programme and with the matching LG dryer – the drying rack is ideal for...
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LG TO LEAD OLED AND ULTRA HD TV MARKETS

January 9th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Speaking at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Havis Kwon, President and CEO of the LG Electronics’ Home Entertainment Company, outlined the company’s vision for the upcoming year and expressed confidence in LG’s ability to lead the next generation TV market. “2013 is an important year because for LG, it marks the beginning of a new TV era,” said Mr. Kwon. “With game-changing products such as the OLED TV and Ultra HD TV, we are in a strong position strategically to lead the industry. Delivery of our Ultra HD TV well before the competition and the imminent release of...
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WORLD’S FIRST LG CURVED OLED SCREEN

January 8th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today demonstrated its continued OLED TV market leadership with a revolutionary curved model, the EA9800, shown for the first time here today at the 2013 International CES. Featuring proprietary WRGB technology, the incredibly thin display features a dramatic curved design and a vivid picture quality that is practically indiscernible from colours found in nature. The unique new EA9800 model features the industry's very first curved screen ergonomic design with full CINEMA 3D support. With a gentle inward flex, the entire screen surface is equidistant from the viewer's eyes, removing the problem of screen-edge visual distortion and detail loss....
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LG ELECTRONICS USHERS IN NEW AGE OF SMART HOME CONVERGENCE AT CES 2013

January 7th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics showcased the convenience-enhancing features of its Smart Home Service at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The advanced system combines the sophisticated media sharing technologies of SmartShare with the integrated home appliance management capabilities of SmartControl, enabling the user to take complete command of their smart home environment. Consumers can start their laundry, check what’s in the fridge, or have the floor vacuumed, all while they’re away from home. Additionally, it’s possible to control the washer or range oven from the couch with LG’s Smart TV and Magic Remote. Thanks to LG’s SmartControl app, household chores no...
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PANASONIC, IBM, SPECIFIC MEDIA, ABOX42, AND TECHNISAT EXPAND ‘BUILD ONCE, RUN EVERYWHERE’ SMART TV ALLIANCE ECOSYSTEM

January 7th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Smart TV Alliance announced today that six new industry-leading manufacturers and solution providers joined the Alliance to stimulate cross-platform Smart TV applications and services. Consumers will enjoy a richer Smart TV experience with 3D video, the highest quality video and audio, and the greatest variety of content with applications created from a new software development kit (SDK) for 2013 TVs from global manufacturers. New Smart TV Alliance members include manufacturers Panasonic, ABOX42, and TechniSat, and solution providers IBM and Specific Media. They recognize the need for and value in being able to develop and provide apps across multiple platforms and...
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