LG releases open-sourced version of webOS
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Wants it adopted beyond LG tellies

LG just released an open-sourced version of webOS which it hopes will drive further adoption of webOS beyond LG televisions, smart refrigerators, and the never-released smartwatch.

LG Display moves to plastic OLED panels
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Saved itself from angry shareholders

LG Display saved itself from the wrath of Wall Street for its lack-lustre performance by announcing that it will begin making plastic organic light-emitting diode panels at a new line in South Korea in the third quarter.

Power cut hits giant electronics show
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Viva, Las Vegas

A power cut, of all things, downed the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.

LG unveils its ThinQ Google Assistant speaker
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The rest of speaker 2018 lineup

LG has unveiled its full lineup of speakers that will be available as of next year, including the ThinQ Speaker with built-in Google Assistant.

LG unveils new Nano IPS HDR600 monitors
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Answer to Samsung's Quantum Dot (QLED)

LG has announced its new line of monitors that will be officially showcased at the CES 2018 show in January, and which is based on Nano IPS technology with better color reproduction, support for HDR600 and Thunderbolt 3 compatibility.

LG Display sees 80 percent profit surge
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Hi-end tellies and mobile demand

LG Display has seen an 80 percent surge in quarterly profits just ahead of expectations, helped by strong demand for its screens used in high end TV sets as well as mobile devices.

Nokia grows on the back of LG ruling
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Will get a one off payment

Nokia will start to book additional revenue from the current quarter after a ruling by an arbitration court on payments from South Korea’s LG Electronics (066570.KS) for using its smartphone patents.

LG announces its newest flagship
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LG V30 is a faster and closer to Samsung and Apple

LG announced its newest flagship smartphone, the LG V30, at a special event in the picturesque hamlet of Berlin.

LG Electronics gets into automotive lights
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Trying to buy Austrian car headlight maker ZKW 

Troubled LG Electronics participated in a main bidding round to buy Austrian automotive light maker ZKW Group in a deal that could potentially fetch $1.2 billion.

LG is a bit poorly
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Mobile losses climb

LG Electronics  - formerly known as Lucky Goldstar -said continued losses in its mobile unit limited growth in second-quarter profit to 13.6 percent, as the firm prepares to release a handset in the third quarter which will sort out the mess.