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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 Patents A Smartphone With 16 Camera Lenses
We’re sure that many thought the Huawei might have been pushing it a bit too far when it launched a smartphone with three cameras on the back. However Samsung answered with a smartphone with a quad-camera setup, and if LG were to have their way, a smartphone with a 16 camera lens array might be a possibility as well.

LG Smart Display With Google Assistant Arrives For $200
LG was one of the first few companies to unveil plans for Google Assistant-powered smart displays earlier this year. It unveiled the LG WK9 back in January this year and even though many smart displays have since been launched, this particular one hadn’t arrived until today. LG’s smart display is finally available now for $200.

LG Releases Its First Android Pie Update For The G7 One
It has been a few months since Google released the Android 9 Pie update but it’s still not available for compatible devices of many mainstream manufacturers. Samsung has only just opened up the beta program and won’t be releasing Pie for its devices until January 2019, for example. LG has now got the ball rolling, though, as the LG G7 One is the company’s first smartphone to receive the Android […]

Five New LG V-Series Models Trademarked
For the past few years, LG has been launching both G and V-series handsets, both of which represent flagship handsets that are launched at different times in the year, with the G-series typically seeing a release in the early part of the year, with the V-series launching in the later part of the year.

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LG G7 Fit Will Be Available This Week
Earlier this year, LG launched one of its flagship smartphones the LG G7 ThinQ. As expected of flagship phones, the LG G7 wasn’t exactly considered cheap (still cheaper than some other companies though), and at IFA 2018, LG announced a more affordable version with stripped down specs in the form of the LG G7 Fit.

LG Bringing Self-Driving Shopping Cart Robots To South Korea
LG has made some innovative robots under its CLOi brand, we have seen robots that can guide people at the airport and even exoskeletons. The company has now inked an agreement with a retail giant in South Korea to bring self-driving shopping cart robots to its stores. E-Mart is the largest supermarket chain in South Korea.

LG's 8K TVs Will Arrive Next Year
With 4K TVs becoming more common as the prices drop, it’s only a matter of time before 8K TVs are no longer niche products. Multiple companies are working to bring 8K TVs to the market and LG is one of them. The Korean giant has said that it will begin commercial production of its 8K TVs in 2019.

LG Foldable Smartphone Launch Expected At CES 2019
Add LG to the list of companies expected to unveil a foldable smartphone in the near future. Samsung has long been working on such a device which it’s now expected to provide a preview of at its developers’ conference next week. Huawei is reportedly working on one as well. A new report suggests that the LG foldable smartphone will be launched at CES 2019.

LG Pay Could Be Making Its Way To The US And Europe
It seems that just about everyone is launching their own mobile payments services these days. We have Apple Pay, we have Samsung Pay, we have Google Pay, which is why it didn’t really come as a surprise to learn that LG had also launched their own mobile payments service called LG Pay.

LG Not Giving Up On Smartphones Despite Losing Money
When you think of smartphones, there is a good chance that LG might be one of the brands that comes to mind. Now LG is by no means a small player and they have been around for quite some time, however it seems that despite having been around for a while, the company appears to be losing money on the mobile front.

Lenovo Reportedly Working With LG On Foldable Tablet
When you think of devices with flexible/foldable displays, there’s a good chance that you might be thinking of Samsung and their upcoming foldable smartphone. However there are other companies who are working on such tech too, such as Lenovo who has in the past shown off various foldable concepts.

LG V40 Pre-Orders Open Earlier Than Expected
The LG V40 was announced a few weeks ago and if you were thinking of getting your hands on the handset, you might be pleased to learn that the phone will now be available for pre-order. It turns out that the pre-orders are going live earlier than expected because apparently interest in the handset was much better than LG had expected.

LG V40 Update Improves Its Camera
lg v40In our review of the LG V40, we found that the camera on the phone was one of the handset’s stronger features. However if you think that the camera is still lacking or could stand to do with some improvements, your wish might have come true as LG has since released an update for the phone.

LG Foldable Smartphone In Development As Well
There has been much talk about foldable smartphones over the years. Samsung has reportedly been working on one for the past couple of years. It has only recently acknowledged the device’s existence and is expected to provide a preview of its foldable smartphone this November. LG has now revealed that it’s working on a foldable smartphone as well.