Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Interview with Prop Buyer Maxine Mellor

December 16th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
From Luke Skywalker’s Lightsaber, to Indiana Jones’ whip, to The One Ring from Lord of the Rings, movie props are known for becoming cult items themselves. In fact they are often the things that shape our relationship with a film or TV series. We cheered for Uma Thurman when she wielded her Hattori Hanzo sword in Kill Bill. We cried when Wilson was washed out to sea in Cast Away. And we fell in love with Marty McFly when we saw him ride a hoverboard In the movies, these items often appear with a dramatic story attached – such as the...
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#LGScreenview – WIN an LG Home Cinema System for Christmas.

December 11th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
At LG, we’re big advocates of Christmas television – we believe that Christmas evenings should be spent getting cosy on the couch, soaking in everything from cheesy holiday movies, to soppy rom-coms, to sci-fi box-sets. So to get everyone in the spirit for film-feasting this festive season, we’re launching a fantastic competition – #LGScreenview! This ridiculously cool competition could bag you a stunning LG 49” Smart 3D 4K TV plus a powerful LG 9.1 Blu-Ray Wireless Home Cinema System, along with vouchers to spend on Amazon.com. This bundle comes in at an amazing £2,000.00 – and offers something the whole family can...
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WIN tickets to see André Rieu at the LG Arena!

November 8th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
André Rieu and his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra have taken the world by storm, selling out venues all over the world and generating renewed interest in the waltz. His own exuberant stage presence is part of the appeal, as is his enthusiasm for getting the audience involved in the show. But he’s also an exceptional violinist who’s passionate about bringing his musical loves to a wider audience. The tour stops at the LG Arena in Birmingham on Wednesday 17th December, and the show promises to be a Christmas treat. André will conduct his orchestra through his repertoire that takes in...
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WIN a brand new LG G3 S!

October 27th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
To celebrate the UK launch of the G3 S we're giving one away in either stylish Shine Gold or stunning Metallic Black - The choice is YOURS! Emma broke up with her boyfriend last week, it's ok though, he was a bit of a jerk anyway! To enter, just watch the video above and tell us what colour the flower on the table is, just before she meets the man of her dreams, and YOU could be the lucky winner of an LG G3 S (new Boyfriend/Girlfriend not included) ***UPDATE*** CONGRATULATIONS to our lucky winner, Becky from Durham! :) GOOD LUCK! Find out more...
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LG G Watch R hits the UK in November

October 23rd, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG announced today that its newest Android wearable, LG G Watch R, will be available for purchase at retail sites throughout Europe including countries such as France, Italy, Spain and the UK at the beginning of November, followed by key markets in North America, Asia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) soon after. Customers in select markets will also be able to purchase G Watch R on Google Play in the weeks ahead. The LG G Watch R made its world debut at IFA 2014 to much interest and with its stylish looks and smooth, speedy performance, became one...
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LG at IFA 2014

September 5th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
At IFA 2014, Europe’s biggest consumer electronics show held from September 5-10 in Berlin, LG Electronics (LG) is gearing up to unveil a spectacular product line-up to demonstrate just how integrated LG has become in consumers’ lives. Under the theme of Innovation for a Better Life, LG will look to further position itself as a brand that delivers a refined, smart user experience across its entire line-up of consumer electronics and home appliances, including the world’s first commercial 4K OLED TV, G Watch R featuring Android WearTM, CordZeroTM vacuum cleaners and appliances that respond to natural language text messages. “What...
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LG G Watch R at IFA 2014

August 28th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
Following the June release of one of the first-to-market wearable devices powered by Android Wear™, LG Electronics (LG) is quickly expanding its wearable product offerings with the unveiling a new Android Wear device — the LG G Watch R at IFA 2014 in Berlin next week. The LG G Watch R will be the world’s first watch-style wearable device to feature a full circle Plastic OLED (P-OLED) display that utilises 100 percent of its circular display. The most eye-catching feature of the LG G Watch R is its 1.3-inch full circle P-OLED display that produces stunning image clarity even under bright...
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Lucky FIXR participants have the chance to WIN one of TEN LG G3’s

August 12th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) the leading global technology manufacturer has teamed up with FIXR, the go-to app for the hottest club and event tickets on the London nightlife scene, in celebration of the stunning new LG G3 smartphone. Via this partnership, users will have the chance to win part of a £2,000 “FIXR night out fund” as well as one of 10 LG G3 smartphones over a 10 week period from 31st July 2014. With access to the best events in the UK’s party capital and beyond, FIXR is revolutionising nightlife for the digital generation. The smart app allows users to...
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RELIVING THE TECH OF FUTURE’S PAST: EXHIBITION

August 1st, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
How would you go about showcasing the entire digital age in 14 rooms? Where would you start? It’s a challenge that the Barbican Centre in London took on in 2012. Earlier this month the Digital Revolution exhibition doors finally opened. It’s a busy tour of all things tech without being too the domain of the geek – an interactive way of saying: “My word, look what’s been created.” The exhibition starts with early computers and arcade games from the 1970s and they are not all behind glass. Pac-Man, Super Mario, Tetris and Game Boys are all there and you can use...
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LG G Watch

June 25th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
With an eye on transforming wearable devices into more than just a conversation piece, LG Electronics (LG) today introduced the highly anticipated LG G Watch, one of the first devices powered by Android Wear™, Google’s new operating system which extends the Android platform to wearables. As a wrist wearable device featuring a button-less design, the G Watch will appeal to a mass audience with its simple minimalist design, quick and “glance-able” access to useful information and seamless connectivity with other Android devices, keeping users connected wherever, whenever. “As one of the first to market with Android Wear, LG wanted to develop...
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