But better than expected
LG Electronics operating profit fell by a smaller than expected 19 percent in the first quarter.
But beware of the panda
LG is no longer the world’s largest LCD panel supplier having been beat by BOE.
3D movies and replacing objects
LG has designed a smartphone with no less than 16 camera lenses.
88-inches with over 33 million pixels
LG has officially unveiled the world's first 8K OLED TV at the IFA 2018 show in Berlin, packing a resolution of 7680x4320 on an 88-inch screen panel.
And so it comes to pass
We've already reported on Samsung's plans to create a mobile phone with a foldable screen, but now it looks like it will be released in 2019.
Copying Apple's plan did not work
Samsung and LG have apparently adopted a policy to launch as many as possible new smartphones in 2018 and are giving up on the plan to focus mostly on high end models.
Marketing was a bit of an albatross
LG said operating profit likely rose 16.1 percent in April-June, although it was messed up by a big marketing budget for new products in its TV, smartphone and appliance divisions.
LG checks out OLED at Korean airport
LG Electronics has switched its 2018 model OLED TV on display at a South Korean airport to LCD due to burn-in problems, highlighting an under talked about problem for the technology.
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.
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.