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Sep 16, 2014, 12:12 ET
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LG Electronics Encourages Enthusiasts To 'Rethink Everything' At World Maker Faire New York

 Encouraging U.S. consumers to "Rethink Everything," global innovator LG Electronics will tap into the passion and enthusiasm of the maker...

Sep 11, 2014, 18:09 ET
William Cho, president of LG Electronics USA, unveils LG's 105-inch Ultra HD 4K TV (model 105UC9) at the CEDIA Expo 2014. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Electronics Expands Ultra HD TV Lineup Led By 105- And 98-inch TVs Introduced At CEDIA Expo

LG Electronics has more than doubled its number of Ultra High Definition TV models available in the United States, announcing fourth-quarter...

Sep 11, 2014, 13:44 ET
William Cho, president of LG Electronics USA, Thomas Lee, senior vice president of LG Electronics USA and Tim Alessi, director of new product development LG Electronics USA demonstrated LG's webOS  Smart TV on the first Ultra HD 4K OLED TV for the U.S. market at the CEDIA Expo 2014. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Electronics Announces U.S. Availability For First Ultra HD 4K OLED TV

LG Electronics today firmly established its OLED TV market leadership by announcing pricing and availability for the first Ultra HD OLED TVs to...

Sep 09, 2014, 10:30 ET
LG "Doubling" The Battery Life For LG G3 (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics MobileComm USA...)

LG "Doubling" The Battery Life For LG G3

LG Electronics today announced it will be giving customers the chance to easily double the usage time they get out of their LG G3 smartphone...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

LG Partners with TV Personality and Designer Jillian Harris to Bring New Innovations to Canadian Kitchens

New LG Door-in-Door Refrigerator Launches this Fall TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - LG Electronics partners with Canada's own Jillian...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:13 ET
LG Electronics’ is embarking on a nine-school campus tour that will give college football fans a unique opportunity to experience LG’s newest Ultra HD and OLED TVs featuring the Smart TV+ webOS platform, as well as a chance to win season tickets for each home team’s 2015 football season. The tour kicks off on Sept. 6 at the Texas vs. Brigham Young University game in Austin, TX. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Kicks Off Campus Tour Celebrating 2014 NCAA® Football Season

LG Electronics USA, official corporate partner of the NCAA and NCAA Football, is inviting college football fans to show their school spirit this...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:00 ET
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LG Electronics USA And Borrego Solar Join Forces To Bring High-Efficiency Solar Modules To U.S. Commercial Market

 LG Electronics USA has joined forces with solar industry leader Borrego Solar Systems Inc. to significantly expand the presence of LG's...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:29 ET
Celebrating the LG 55-inch Curved OLED TV as the world’s first TV to achieve UL Environment’s rigorous GREENGUARD certification for low emissions are (left to right) Carlos Correia, Global Vice President, UL Environment, and Thomas Lee, Senior Vice President, Home Entertainment, LG Electronics USA. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Electronics, UL Environment Announce First GREENGUARD Certified Television

 UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), and LG Electronics USA today announced the landmark achievement of...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:30 ET
Digital Artist Mark Tribe & LG Electronics' Tim Alessi Evaluated The Art of the Pixel Submissions. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA)

LG Electronics Announces Student Finalists In 'Art Of The Pixel' New-Media Competition

After reviewing nearly 300 entries from students at nine of the country's top art schools, LG Electronics USA today announced the finalists for its...

Aug 25, 2014, 14:51 ET
LG Electronics serves up interactive fan experiences at 2014 US Open (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Electronics Serves Up Interactive Fan Experiences At 2014 US Open

LG Electronics USA is serving up a wide range of interactive fan experiences at the US Open Tennis Championships, which starts this week at the...

Aug 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

LG EcoHybrid Heat Pump Dryer Earns 2014 ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award

Global home appliance leader LG Electronics has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2014 ENERGY STAR®...

Aug 22, 2014, 10:05 ET
LG Sponsors New International Women's Baseball Tournament (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Sponsors New International Women's Baseball Tournament

 LG Electronics, in partnership with the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) and the Women's Baseball Association of Korea (WBAK), will be...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:45 ET
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LG Home Appliance Innovations Chosen By Retailers For 'VIP Awards' Second Year Straight

 The nation's leading home appliance dealers have singled out LG Electronics home appliances as this year's top performers in the highly...

Aug 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG Side-By-Side Refrigerator Earns Editors' Choice Award

 The newest side-by-side refrigerator from LG Electronics, featuring its award-winning Door-in-Door™ technology, has earned the coveted...

Aug 11, 2014, 08:02 ET
LG Brings OLED TV Into The Mainstream. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG Brings OLED TV Into The Mainstream

As other TV manufacturers abandon plasma and struggle with OLED production, LG Electronics is reinforcing its leadership in this premium display...

Aug 08, 2014, 10:31 ET

LG G Vista Brings AT&T Customers Larger, More Dynamic Smartphone Experiences

 AT&T1 is expanding LG Electronics' popular G Series on the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network2  with the launch of the new LG G...

Jul 31, 2014, 13:37 ET
The all-new LG G Vista, available now on the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics MobileComm USA)

LG G Vista Bolsters Smartphone Line-Up, Offering Verizon Wireless Customers A Larger Screen And Longer Battery Life

 LG Electronics is growing its popular G series with the introduction of the LG G Vista smartphone with Verizon Wireless. Outfitted with a...

Jul 30, 2014, 12:53 ET

LG TONE INFINIM Bluetooth Headset Offers Signature Harmon Kardon Sound

The all-new TONE INFINIM™ Bluetooth headset from LG Electronics that features Harmon Kardon® Signature Sound will go on sale in the...

Jul 24, 2014, 16:25 ET
Americans have redefined their relationships with television, seeing their TV less as an entertainment device and more as a companion, according to a new national consumer study. Findings show that 60 percent of American consumers leave the TV on whether they are actively watching or not, and some of the situations may surprise you. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

Man's New Best Friend: TV Is A Constant Companion For U.S. Consumers

Move over, Fido. Man has a new best friend. According to a new national consumer study, Americans have redefined their relationships with...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG Electronics Debuts Collection Of 4-Door Refrigerators With New 'CustomChill' Feature

 Leading home appliance manufacturer LG Electronics has expanded its family of 4-Door French-Door refrigerators with three new models that...