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LG Corporation is a South Korean conglomerate that is based in Seoul. LG operates a number of subsidiaries including LG Electronics, LG Display, LG Telecom, and LG Chem. The conglomerate specializes in developing electronics, telecom products, and chemicals. LG Corp. was founded in 1947 by Koo In-Hwoi. Koo first established Lak-Hui Chemical Industrial Corp. in 1947. Today, Lak-Hui (pronounced lucky) is known as LG Chem. The company then expanded its business and created Goldstar Co. Ltd, now known as LG Electronics Inc. Both companies merged and formed Lucky-Goldstar, which was eventually renamed “LG” in 1995.

LG 55-inch OLED TV before 2012 is over

07/22/2011, Stereoscopic 3D technology has certainly proved to be one of the more popular showcase appliances for many major consumer electronics players at CES earlier this year, but the adoption of 3D HDTVs are perhaps not as explosive as industry analysts...

Sharp and Chimei Innolux LCD manufacturing joint venture

07/19/2011, When it comes to the LCD display market, Samsung and LG have been known as the “big 2”, while other manufacturers such as Sharp and Chimei Innolux have been left behind. For those unfamiliar with Chimei Innolux, they are a subsidiary of Hon Hai...

Samsung, LG about to close Apple’s huge LCD orders

07/18/2011, It seems that both South Korean consumer electronic giants, LG and Samsung, are very close to securing a deal with Apple when it comes to LCD orders, at least that is what industry sources have informed the Korea Times. We all know that both Samsung and...

LG Optimus Pro and Optimus Net seen again

07/14/2011, Ever wondered just what the plural of Optimus is? Could it be Optimii, so that we can just call it the LG Optimii collection – with the Optimus Pro and Optimus Net being released a couple of days ago, joining the ever expanding Optimus family. With...

Sprint’s LG Optimus Slider to arrive soon after hitting FCC

07/13/2011, We all know that Sprint will be carrying the upcoming LG Optimus Slider, and to know that the device has already appeared on the FCC is surely an encouragement that its release is right around the corner. Also known as the LS700, the LG Optimus Slider...

LG DX2000 monitor offers 3D glasses-free viewing experience

07/12/2011, LG of South Korea has just announced yet another 3D glasses-free monitor, known as the DX2000. This will be a 20″ wonder, making you feel as though your Nintendo 3DS has just been blown up manifold times. There really isn’t any impetus at this...

LG Optimus Pro is a throwback to old school Palm Pre

07/11/2011, It seems as though Korean smartphone manufacturer is currently working on a spanking new handset for the masses which will come in the form of the LG Optimus Pro. This will be powered by the Android operating system, and while it has a full touchscreen...

LG Optimus Slider render spotted

07/10/2011, Ever wondered why did LG name some of its smartphones after the Optimus moniker? Are they trying to subtly ride on the coat tails of the Transformers franchise, knowing that some folks might just be swayed after associating the name Optimus with all that...

LG Optimus 3D records 1080p video in 30fps

07/08/2011, It looks like consumers who got their hands on the LG Optimus 3D are in for a nice treat. Instead of having full 1080p HD video recording at only 24fps as advertised, the phone records 1080p HD video at 30fps – which is a pretty big improvement for...

LG E906 to receive Mango update?

07/05/2011, Microsoft’s upcoming Mango update for their Windows Phone 7-powered handsets might just see older hardware being sold at a cheaper price, perhaps with some tweaks thrown into the mix. These minor variations might see the model numbers change by a...

LG Vacuum Robot has Smart Diagnostics, tells you it is sick

07/01/2011, Fancy a robot which is capable of diagnosing what is wrong with it? LG has crossed that barrier with their latest robotic vacuum cleaner, known as the VR6172LVM, where it will go about cleaning your home’s floor of dust bunnies and their innumerable...

LG Thrill 4G to roll out on AT&T this summer

06/22/2011, Set a date with the LG Thrill 4G this summer if you’re rocking to AT&T, never mind that the carrier has been rather quiet about the smartphone since its announcement back at CTIA earlier this year.Well, AT&T has now given out more...