Posts Tagged ‘Chocolate BL40’

The LG Blog’s Christmas Message

December 23rd, 2009 by LG Blog UK
Merry Christmas Everybody! It's been a brilliant 2009 for LG and it seems an apt time to look back at some of the highlights from this year! We started the year on a high, winning the CES Innovations Award for the LH9500 LCD HDTV. In February, we welcomed Marc from Coolest Gadgets to be our man on the scene covering MWC in Barcelona. It was the official launch of the Arena KM900, our first phone to include LG’s 3D S-Class user interface (UI) and we got to see a live video call on the LG GD910 watch phone to none other than Microsoft’s...
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twenty8twelve competition winner

December 15th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
A couple of weeks ago we had a fabulous competition here at the LG Blog, where some lucky readers won a limited edition Chocolate BL40 twenty8twelve leather case. We have received some great feedback and one of our winners, Nicola, sent this lovely picture to us. Thanks Nicola, glad to hear you are loving your case as much as we...
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LG Blog at the Avatar World Premiere

December 11th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
Last night the LG Blog went to the world premiere of the eagerly awaited Avatar. Leicester Square was jam packed with screaming fans, paparazzi and glammed up celebrities. With the new Chocolate BL40 sponsoring there was a clear LG presence at the premiere and gorgeous models in red gowns used the handsets to take pictures of the guests for their own Avatar character which can be created online. The standard premiere red carpet had been replaced by an electric Avatar-blue one and I was busy on Twitter reporting on all the stars I saw. Just before the film started James Cameron took...
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Avatar Premiere Competition!

December 10th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
Tonight is the world premiere of Avatar at London's Leicester Square and the LG Blog is going and will be reporting straight from the blue carpet. We are really excited to be able to give away a pair of tickets to one lucky Blog reader. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is to answer the following question correctly: What LG Handset has an Avatar themed advert coming out on December 17? a: GW520 b: Android GW620 c: Chocolate BL40 Email me with your answer and contact number before 4pm for your chance to win the tickets. Please note: This competition is...
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Exclusive Preview: Chocolate BL40 Avatar Advert

December 10th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
We are very excited to give you an exclusive preview of the LG Chocolate BL40 Avatar advert which will go live in cinemas on December 17. The advert celebrates the partnership between Avatar and the stunning widescreen LG Chocolate BL40 -the perfect device to watch films on. Don't forget you can also watch the action filled advert on the LG Blog's YouTube...
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Watch an exclusive Avatar trailer with the Chocolate BL40

November 17th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
T3 and Total Film are featuring an exclusive augmented reality enhanced gatefold in their December issues which are out now. The 6-page advert promotes the crystal-clear cinema-aspect screen of the Chocolate BL40 mobile using assets from the eagerly-anticipated Avatar movie from visionary Director, James Cameron. By holding the ad's augmented reality icon up to a webcam, readers can access a special Avatar trailer that plays on a user-controllable 3D rendering of the Chocolate BL40. The augmented reality advert takes T3 and Total Film readers to the dedicated LG Avatar microsite where they have the chance to win a VIP trip to the...
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BBC’s iPlayer plans scrapped

October 27th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
The BBC had their plans of bringing their iPlayer together with ITV player, Five and Channel 4 OD  halted by the BBC Trust. According to the BBC Trust, the BBC iPlayer which has more than ten million views a week, would not benefit from the link with the rival channels. The BBC trust concluded that the plans were too complicated with BBC's advert free programs getting mixed with other channels advertising funded shows. iPlayer was intending to house programs such as The X Factor, Strictly Come Dancing and Hollyoaks with Blue Peter, all in one place to offer a powerful range...
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Chocolate BL40: Mobile Phone of the Year

October 23rd, 2009 by LG Blog UK
Thought I would share some good news with you on this beautiful Friday afternoon. Last night the Chocolate BL40 won the "Mobile Phone of the Year" award at the What Mobile Awards ceremony in London. What Mobile is the UK’s longest running consumer mobile phone magazine and that makes the award very special to us. “The award for the new LG Chocolate BL40 is a fantastic achievement for LG as it was voted by the general public as a phone that really stood out from the crowd,” says Jeremy Newing, head of marketing, LG Mobile UK and...
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The Fun Factor

October 20th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
This lovely piece of digital creativity has kept us entertained this afternoon so I thought I would share it with you. It is part of a series of 3 clips from a Swedish campaign designed to improve the city of Stockholm in different ways, as well as putting a smile on your face. Check out the video below, it will brighten up your afternoon. This great clip has got me in a musical mood and I have been playing the piano app on my Chocolate BL40 all afternoon, any...
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Chocolate BL40 serial hunt

October 16th, 2009 by LG Blog UK
You may remember a post here on the blog a couple of weeks ago about LG's search for 5 Chocolate handsets with specific serial numbers. The hunt has been widely followed and it has been the talking point in blogs, columns and on Twitter all over the world. The search has now come to an end and LG has revealed that the motivation behind the global search. It is a commemoration of  the success of the phone has had, winning awards and becoming LG's most successful and iconic phone with over 21-million units sold across 54 countries, leaving a lasting impact...
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