Tag: LG

How APC’s Mobile Power Pack save Millennials from Smartphone Death
Gadgets, Green Tech, Press Releases

How APC’s Mobile Power Pack save Millennials from Smartphone Death

The smartphone is indisputably one of the most indispensible aspects of both our personal and professional lives. While tech giants such as Apple, Google, Samsung, LG, Xiaomi, Huawei and HTC giants battle for marketshare, APC’s Mobile Power Pack is making sure that users don’t suffer in the meantime. The smartphone market, which was seen as a mere toy by some tech companies, has now grown by 10% in 2015. According to IDC in 2015: 1.432 million devices distributed in Latin America 1.301 million devices distributed in Latin America in 2014 The APC’s Mobile Power Pack basically a Battery charger similar to those described in How to extend your smartphone’s battery Life with a Portable Battery Charger. The battery charger, especially lightweight ones, are now in demand, espe...
Google Event on September 29th 2015 to launch Nexus running Marshmallow
Gadgets, Tech News, Tech Events

Google Event on September 29th 2015 to launch Nexus running Marshmallow

Google, having just recently changed their logo as reported in Kelroy’s article Google updates its Logo, isn't gonna let the momentum drop anytime soon. They've now announced that they're holding an event on Tuesday September 29th 2015 to unveil their latest Nexus flagship smartphones running Google Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It's also been confirmed who the OEM's will be: LG and Huawei. LG and Huawei – Google Nexus made with high-quality Korean smartphone components This is the first time that Google will be choosing two OEM's to make their flagship smartphone, so I’m not entirely sure what they’ll call them. Possibly the Nexus 6 and Nexus 6 Plus? It's also the 3rd time that Google will be partnering with the South Korea- based LG to make a Nexus Smartphone and the first t...
LG’s G Watch R smartwatch by the end of October in time for Christmas 2014
Gadgets, Tech News

LG’s G Watch R smartwatch by the end of October in time for Christmas 2014

If you've been wondering what has become of LG G Watch that made its debut at the IFA Trade show in September 2014 in Germany then fret no more! Announced as far back as August 2014, it's highly expected to be a big seller once it goes live in South Korea. According to ETNews, the G Watch R is expected to land in South Korea by Thursday October 16th 2014. That is, if you can read Korean of course! So I’ll translate for you; this smartwatch is smokin' hot, folks! Specs for the LG’s G Watch R – Repping’ for Android Wear in Baby Steps The specs for the LG’s G Watch R are certainly impressive. The 1.3-inch (33mm) plastic OLED display sports a 320x320-pixel resolution. A bit disappointing that it isn't Gorilla Glass 3 or Sapphire screen, but I'm sure it’s designed to be scratch and...
WebOS now LuneOS for Mobile as LG begins to use it in their Products
Tech News

WebOS now LuneOS for Mobile as LG begins to use it in their Products

It’s official, dear Reader! OpenWebOS now LuneOS for Mobile according to the LG Electronics Team working on developing the Platform to be the brains behind their Smart TV’s and possibly Mobile devices. WebOS had gotten a new owner in the form of South Korea based LG Electronics who had decided to develop a line of Smart TV and an ecosystem of connected Gadgets via the Internet of Things as described in The Internet of Things – Our AI’s State of Connectedness after purchasing the licenses for on Open Source WebOS Platform from Palm in February 2014, at the time owned by HP.WebOS, that plucky Operating System that got no love right before HP (Hewlett Packard) killed off their PC and Tablet business on Sunday August 21st 2011 as I’d reported in WebOS powered HP TouchPad for US$99 – ...
Google announces Android Wear
Gadgets, Tech News, Internet, Featured

Google announces Android Wear

The wearables market was set on fire today with Google unveiling Android Wear. The new operating system is tailored for smartwatches and other wearable devices. At first glance Android Wear looks very impressive with early smartwatch designs from Motorola and LG already looking far better than early pioneers in the wearables market such as the Pebble and Samsung Galaxy Gear. Voice and Contextual Information Android Wear is designed bring the information needed by its wearer immediately and with as little interaction as possible. Voice and contextual information takes center stage all powered by Google's wide range of services such as search, maps, calendar, mail, hangout and most significantly Google Now. Glass is now one piece of the Android Wear puzzle The tech world has it e...
All-in-one LG Chromebase to Debut at CES 2014
Gadgets, Tech News, Press Releases

All-in-one LG Chromebase to Debut at CES 2014

LG Electronics (LG) will unveil the first-ever Chromebase, an all-in-one computer powered by the Google Chrome operating system at next month’s 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The LG Chromebase (Model 22CV241) offers the highly efficient Chrome operating system for a fast, simple, secure and affordable computing experience. Along with the unique OS, a 21.5-inch widescreen Full HD IPS display and a raft of advanced features, this innovative new desktop computer comes packaged in a chic, space-saving design. Simple and Easy to Use OS The LG Chromebase all-in-one computer is underpinned by a simple yet powerful architecture and comes with several outstanding Google applications. It also serves as a gateway to tens of thousands of web apps in the Chrome Web Store, man...
LG announces the G Pad 8.3 tablet
Gadgets, Tech News, Press Releases

LG announces the G Pad 8.3 tablet

LG Electronics (LG) today announced the LG G Pad 8.3 tablet, the latest addition to its G Series lineup of premium mobile devices. The all-new LG G Pad 8.3 boasts the first Full HD display on an 8-inch class tablet, a unique user-experience and wide range of connectivity features. Set to officially debut next week at the IFA 2013 trade show in Berlin, the LG G Pad 8.3 builds on the recent launch of the LG G2 superphone, reinforcing LG’s commitment to leadership in advanced mobile devices through its premium G Series products. “Complementing our G Series smartphones, the introduction of the LG G Pad 8.3 further strengthens LG’s premium lineup consisting of our most cutting-edge devices,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “Our ...
Google now has a Nexus Family of devices powered by Android
Gadgets, Tech News, Featured

Google now has a Nexus Family of devices powered by Android

Its been five years since Android came unto the mobile OS scene and what a transformation it has gone though in the past couple years. From a clunky, buggy, not very user-friendly platform to a super smooth, feature rich mobile operating system able to run on a variety of devices. It is my believe that Android has finally matured with the release of the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 coupled with the Google Play Store and partnerships Google forged with Samsung, Asus and LG. The foundation has been laid and going forward Android will only get better and better. Google Nexus Family A Nexus device is much more than simply a phone or tablet. It’s your connection to the best of Google—all of your stuff and entertainment, everywhere you go with no hassle.  Now you have three new Nexus devi...