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LG G3 smartphone to release in May with 5.5-inch QHD display?

LG G3 smartphone to release in May with 5.5-inch QHD display?

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The LG G3 will release on 17 May, according to the latest round of rumours.PhoneArena, which cited a report from Korean website Asiae, claimed LG's next flagship will launch this spring with a QHD display. The display will allegedly have a 1440 x 2560... >>

Rogue smart fridge deals out spam, the email kind

Rogue smart fridge deals out spam, the email kind

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In a world first, a fridge has been found as part of a spam email cyber attack. But it's not alone as smart TVs and media players were involved in sending over 750,000 spam emails between 23 December and 6 January.Security firm Proofpoint uncovered the... >>

LG Optimus F3Q press shot and specs leaked, revealing slide-out keyboard and Jelly Bean OS

LG Optimus F3Q press shot and specs leaked, revealing slide-out keyboard and Jelly Bean OS

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There's a new phone coming from LG that's ideal for anyone who loves all-things vintage, physical QWERTY keyboards, or maybe refuse to admit that it's 2014. It's called the LG Optimus F3Q.Tech blogger @Evleaks has leaked a "final design" image of the... >>

LG G Flex: Where can I get it?

LG G Flex: Where can I get it?

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LG 6-inch curved display smartphone was officially announced in October 2013, packing a 2.26GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, 2GB of RAM and 3500mAh curved battery, as well as a 13-megapixel rear camera and 2.1-megapixel front camera.The LG G Flex is... >>

Hands-on: LG Chromebase review

Hands-on: LG Chromebase review

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We've seen plenty of Chromebook laptops now from different manufacturers teaming up with Google, but LG has announced the first desktop PC powered by Chrome OS, and Pocket-lint paid a visit to the company's stand at CES to check it out.Called the LG Chromebase,... >>

Hands-on: LG Tab-Book 2 review

Hands-on: LG Tab-Book 2 review

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LG unveiled an updated Tab-Book, the Tab-Book 2 at CES, and we were on hand to have a lengthy play at the company's stand to see what all the fuss is about.First announced at CES 2013, this year's model is lighter and more powerful and comes with a new... >>

LG D830 smartphone seen running Android 4.4 KitKat. Could this be the LG G Pro 2?

LG D830 smartphone seen running Android 4.4 KitKat. Could this be the LG G Pro 2?

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LG appears to have an Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone on its way to the public, under the name LG D830. Could this be the G Pro 2?The device has appeared using a Chrome 30 browser at HTMLTest, and the impressive score suggests it's a high-end handset. The... >>

BBC brings enhanced Connected Red Button service to Samsung and Sony Smart TVs, LG to follow

BBC brings enhanced Connected Red Button service to Samsung and Sony Smart TVs, LG to follow

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The BBC has officially launched a beta version of its Connected Red Button service to selected Samsung and Sony Smart TVs. It will also become available on a range of LG Smart TVs in the next few months.Previously available only on Virgin Media TiVo boxes,... >>

LG Lifeband Touch pictures and hands-on (video)

LG Lifeband Touch pictures and hands-on (video)

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We first saw a prototype for the LG Lifeband Touch at CES in 2013, but now a year later the company has created a commercial version which it hopes to launch in the first half of 2014.The band, which is more like a bracelet with the break in the circle... >>

LG's 77-inch flexible 4K OLED TV will let you control the display curvature (video)

LG's 77-inch flexible 4K OLED TV will let you control the display curvature (video)

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LG Electronics is at the 2014 CES tradeshow in Las Vegas, where the company just unveiled its 77-inch flexible 4K OLED TV with a controllable curve.You read that right. According to LG, you can control the degree-angle of the display's curvature. In... >>

Hands-on: LG WebOS TV review

Hands-on: LG WebOS TV review

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WebOS, the mobile operating system created for Palm, is back, this time on a TV from LG. It was demoed on the company's stand at the giant consumer electronics tradeshow in Las Vegas, and Pocket-lint was invited ahead of the official first day to check... >>

LG's webOS interface for Smart TVs is now official, featuring BeanBird animated helper and more

LG's webOS interface for Smart TVs is now official, featuring BeanBird animated helper and more

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LG Electronics is at the 2014 CES tradeshow in Las Vegas, where the company has unveiled its newest Smart TV platform.Called webOS, the platform doubles as an operating system. It's essentially a user interface for LG Smart TVs, and it enables developers... >>

LG announces LG G Flex in US on Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile for Q1 2014

LG announces LG G Flex in US on Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile for Q1 2014

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LG says its LG G Flex curved smartphone will go on sale in the US during the first quarter on Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile.The US launch of the curved smartphone  - announced at CES 2014 - follows its launch in parts of Asia and plans for the UK. It's not... >>

LG launches HomeChat service allowing you to text your appliances

LG launches HomeChat service allowing you to text your appliances

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LG has announced HomeChat during its CES 2014 press conference, a service that will let you communicate with its latest appliances using messages.Users will be able to control, monitor and share content with the 2014 range of LG home appliances using... >>

LG Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones official, take on Nike FuelBand but with extra features

LG Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones official, take on Nike FuelBand but with extra features

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LG has used its 2014 CES press conference to officially announce the much rumoured Nike FuelBand wearable fitness tracker, the LG Lifeband Touch. In addition, it will be releasing companion Heart Rate Earphones, which will play your own heart rate into... >>

LG confirms 4K Netflix will be available on 4K LG TVs, including new webOS models

LG confirms 4K Netflix will be available on 4K LG TVs, including new webOS models

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LG invited Netflix on stage at its CES 2014 press conference to confirm that it would be supporting 4K streaming on it's UHD televisions.Taking to the stage, Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, talked about the long partnership that Netflix has had with LG, bringing... >>

LG teases WebOS interface ahead of official Monday reveal

LG teases WebOS interface ahead of official Monday reveal

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LG has confirmed the user interface for its WebOS-line of televisions at CES 2014, without revealing too many details.The company posted a quick teaser on its South Korean blog on Sunday evening. It said webOS will be found on more than 70 per cent of... >>

LG unveils 65, 79, 84 and 98-inch 4K Ultra HD LED TVs, along with 105-inch curved behemoth

LG unveils 65, 79, 84 and 98-inch 4K Ultra HD LED TVs, along with 105-inch curved behemoth

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It's not CES without a load of new television sets, and you bet LG isn't going to be left out of the fray. The company has revealed its line of Ultra HD LED TV models at CES 2014 this week.LG is bragging most about its 105-inch curved 4K Ultra HDTV (model... >>

LG will show off streamlined Ultra PC laptop and Tab-Book 2 hybrid tablet next week at CES

LG will show off streamlined Ultra PC laptop and Tab-Book 2 hybrid tablet next week at CES

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The LG stand at CES is going to be busy, but with lots of kit that's already been announced over the last few days. The latest gadgets  announced will be at the show next week in the form of a new Ultra PC and a Tab-Book 2 hybrid.The new LG Ultra PC... >>

LG unveils Pocket Photo 2, letting you print photos from your smartphone

LG unveils Pocket Photo 2, letting you print photos from your smartphone

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LG has taken the wraps off its second-generation Pocket Photo, a "smart" mobile printer that can print photos on the go from your smartphone.Set to be shown in detail at CES 2014 on 7 January, the Pocket Photo 2 will be available in pink, jewel white... >>

LG plans to upgrade L Series II with Knock functionality

LG plans to upgrade L Series II with Knock functionality

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LG announced its premium Knock feature will extend past the LG G2 and onto the L Series II smartphones.First introduced with the LG G2, Knock allows users to tap on the display twice to turn the smartphone on and off - useful because the power button... >>

LG's G-Arch and G-Health wearables to debut at MWC 2014?

LG's G-Arch and G-Health wearables to debut at MWC 2014?

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LG's next flagship will reportedly work with both a smartwatch and health-tracking wristband, according to new reports from Korea-based media outlets.Daum has reported that LG's smartwatch, called G-Arch, and wristband, called G-Health, will debut at... >>

Hands-on: LG G Flex review

Hands-on: LG G Flex review

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The LG G Flex is the company's first curved-display device, capturing an emerging trend that's only really seen one rival, in Samsung's Galaxy Round. Launched in Korea in October, EE has confirmed that it will be selling the G Flex in the UK.We caught... >>

LG's first webOS smart TV to be shown at CES

LG's first webOS smart TV to be shown at CES

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LG will unveil its first webOS television at CES from 7 January. It will be a debut for the operating system it purchased from HP in an LG smart TV.Company researcher Hong Sung-pyo revealed the news during a semiconductor event in Seoul. He also announced... >>

105-inch Ultra HD 21:9 curved HDTVs to rule CES, from LG and Samsung

105-inch Ultra HD 21:9 curved HDTVs to rule CES, from LG and Samsung

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LG and Samsung have announced similar 105-inch curved Ultra HDTVs ahead of CES in Las Vegas in January, each a major step up from the 55-inch televisions announced this year. LG's 105UB9 monster boasts a 21:9 super widescreen aspect ratio and 11 million... >>

LG Chromebase unveiled as first Chrome OS AIO desktop with 21.5-inch HD IPS display

LG Chromebase unveiled as first Chrome OS AIO desktop with 21.5-inch HD IPS display

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There's about to be a new all-in-one desktop PC on the market running Google Chrome OS, and it's called the LG Chromebase.LG has just introduced the first Chromebase. It's a desktop computer with a 21.5-inch widescreen Full HD IPS display at 1,920-by-1,080-pixel... >>

LG G Flex curved smartphone coming to the UK before official launch in February 2014, thanks to EE

LG G Flex curved smartphone coming to the UK before official launch in February 2014, thanks to EE

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EE has signed an exclusive agreement with LG to bring its curved OLED smartphone to the UK before the official launch in February next year. Sadly, the LG G Flex will not be on sale until the European release, but you will be able to try it out for yourself... >>

LG to show off 4K monitors and UltraWide displays at CES

LG to show off 4K monitors and UltraWide displays at CES

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LG is set to unveil new monitors at CES including a 34-inch IPS 21:9 UltraWide screen and a 31-inch Real 4K display.The LG 21MU95 will be showing off Real 4K while the Colour Prime 27MB85 aims to dazzle with, you guessed it, colours a plenty.The Real... >>

LG G Flex press shot leaked for Sprint launch

LG G Flex press shot leaked for Sprint launch

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A press shot of the LG G Flex headed to the US market has leaked, this time from carrier Sprint. EvLeaks posted the photo on Monday, with no clear indication when the handset will launch.It appears LG is ready to bring its curved smartphone outside of... >>

LG Smart TVs get free Spotify app in time for Christmas

LG Smart TVs get free Spotify app in time for Christmas

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LG has announced that Spotify will be coming to its Smart TVs just in time for Christmas. All those Christmas knock-off songs are ready to be played from your big screen to drown out the din of Christmas cheer this year.The app arrives at a strange time,... >>

LG Gx announced for Korea, ups the 4G ante but is essentially Optimus G Pro

LG Gx announced for Korea, ups the 4G ante but is essentially Optimus G Pro

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LG has launched a new LTE 4G smartphone model in Korea. The LG Gx is not quite as powerful as its stablemate, the LG G2, favouring specifications more in line with the Optimus G Pro, but adds the design ethos of the more recent flagship phone - the QuickWindow... >>

Nexus 5 revised, pictures of improved LG and Google handset emerge

Nexus 5 revised, pictures of improved LG and Google handset emerge

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According to complaints made on the XDA-developers Forum after the Nexus 5 was launched, there were some minor but noticeable issues with the design of the handset.The first batch of Nexus 5 devices had small problems, such as a "cutting-edge" display... >>

LG G Pad 8.3 review
4.5 stars

LG G Pad 8.3 review

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LG admits that its first foray into tablet computing wasn't exactly a roaring success. Although there was nothing to hate about the LG Optimus Pad we could only find enough stuff to like to give it three stars. LG then seemingly gave up on tablets but... >>

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet to launch today on Google Play in US

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet to launch today on Google Play in US

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LG has just introduced a Google Play edition of the LG G Pad 8.3.The original LG G Pad 8.3 unveiled in September and belongs to the LG G series, which also includes the smartphone LG G2. It was LG's second tablet after the LG Optimus Pad, and it is first... >>

Could mystery LG V510 tablet be Google Nexus 8?

Could mystery LG V510 tablet be Google Nexus 8?

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LG is rumoured to be the manufacturer Google has turned to for a possible 8-inch Nexus tablet. The LG V510 - which has previously been spied on a Bluetooth Special Interest Group listing as undergoing tests for Bluetooth certification - is now being linked... >>

Wuaki.tv app is coming to LG's Smart TV range

Wuaki.tv app is coming to LG's Smart TV range

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Wuaki.tv has partnered with LG Electronics, bringing the online streaming service and its entire catalogue of movies and TV shows to LG Smart TVs.Wuaki.tv is an on-demand internet media company and subsidiary of e-commerce giant Rakuten. It is accessible... >>

New touch panels from Samsung and LG should pave the way for cheaper flexible gadgets

New touch panels from Samsung and LG should pave the way for cheaper flexible gadgets

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Not 24-hours ago did we hear rumours of a new flexible OLED TV from Samsung and LG and already there’s word of new touch panels to aid flexible displays. Although in this case it's all about the touchscreens.The latest news comes from the Korea Herald... >>

LG G Flex curved OLED smartphone starts global rollout: UK soon to be announced

LG G Flex curved OLED smartphone starts global rollout: UK soon to be announced

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LG has announced that it will be rolling out the LG G Flex curved OLED Android smartphone globally, starting in Hong Kong and Singapore, followed by other markets in Asia and then "other regions". It is believed that a European release for the phone will... >>

LG partners with Qualcomm's AllJoyn for 2014 Smart TV line, will connect to any phone

LG partners with Qualcomm's AllJoyn for 2014 Smart TV line, will connect to any phone

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LG Electronics has announced it will incorporate AllJoyn into its 2014 line of Smart TVs, a big step in creating a connected home entertainment ecosystem.AllJoyn, developed by Qualcomm, is an open source protocol that lets customers control a TV and share... >>

Samsung and LG to show off flexible OLED TVs at CES in January 2014

Samsung and LG to show off flexible OLED TVs at CES in January 2014

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Last year at CES we were wowed by Samsung and LG’s 4K screens and curved OLEDs. This year the rumour mill is pointing towards a totally new type of flexible OLED.According to Korea Times the companies will both be unveiling curved OLED screens that... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures

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The 10th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards brought the great and the good of the UK tech industry together in Central London last night, for an evening of award giving, partying, dancing and taco scoffing.Also celebrating a decade of Pocket-lint, the mood... >>

LG turns to Chickens to improve G2 optical image stabilisation

LG turns to Chickens to improve G2 optical image stabilisation

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LG says that it has turned to a natural technology found in chickens to help it better stabilise the camera on the new LG G2 smartphone.That's the premise of a spoof video the Korean company has created that features a cameraman on the look out for the... >>

LG says its Smart TV line is spying on users, but working on fix

LG says its Smart TV line is spying on users, but working on fix

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LG has confirmed its Smart TV line does indeed collect information such as channels watched and the names of locally stored media files, even if settings are told not to.The company was called out on the mis-step earlier this week, and has now announced... >>

LG Smart TVs accused of spying on your viewing habits, LG responds

LG Smart TVs accused of spying on your viewing habits, LG responds

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LG has responded to claims that its Smart TVs spy on users' viewing habits, saying it is looking into the issue and that it makes privacy concerns its priority.Blogger DoctorBeet found that even when his UK LG TV had data collection mode switched to... >>

LG G Flex 'self-healing' technology shown-off in new video

LG G Flex 'self-healing' technology shown-off in new video

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Showing no fear, YouTube sensation Marques Brownlee took a knife to the back of his new LG G Flex to test the self-healing feature, and he got some impressive results. It turns out LG's technology isn't just a marketing gimmick - scratches actually heal.... >>

Want to see what the LG G Flex is really like? New video reveals all

Want to see what the LG G Flex is really like? New video reveals all

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Along with a new design and the curved OLED screen that has many tongues wagging in tech world, the LG G Flex features a new build of LG's Android overlay - one that will no doubt trickle down to other LG handsets in the coming months.The new user interface... >>