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Oct 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Field Tests Of FUTURECAST™ Next-Gen TV Broadcast System First To Demonstrate 'Physical Layer' Capabilities Of 4K And Robust Mobile Transmission For ATSC 3.0

While most TV viewers in Wisconsin's capital city were fast asleep, the future of television broadcast technology was witnessed early this morning...

Oct 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG Electronics Champions Energy Efficient Technologies At 2014 Greenbuild Expo

Underscoring its commitment to environmental responsibility and sustainable technologies, LG Electronics USA is playing a major role at the premier...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG's New AC Solar Module Delivers Max Performance, Installation Flexibility

 Led by new integrated, max-performing AC-powered solar modules, LG Electronics USA is exhibiting a host of solutions from the LG Mono X®...

Oct 17, 2014, 10:30 ET
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LG Electronics USA Partners With EPA For 'ENERGY STAR® Change The World' National Tour

As momentum continues to build for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's "ENERGY STAR Change the World Tour," LG Electronics USA has partnered...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG Electronics Expands Innovative EasyClean® Technology To Over-The-Range Microwave Ovens

Leading home appliance manufacturer LG Electronics has expanded the application of its award-winning EasyClean® technology, previously only...

Oct 03, 2014, 13:31 ET

First U.S. Consumers Purchase Ultra HD 4K OLED TVs

American consumers have begun purchasing 4K Ultra HD OLED TVs from LG Electronics, the first TVs in the world to combine Ultra HD's intense detail...

Oct 02, 2014, 07:30 ET
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First Ultra HD 4K OLED TV Now Available To U.S. Consumers

Ushering in the Future of TV for American consumers, LG Electronics today begins selling 4K Ultra HD OLED TVs in the United States. LG's new...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:43 ET
LG Electronics today begins selling the first 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor (model 34UC97) available in the United States for $1,299. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

World's First 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor Now Available To U.S. Consumers

 LG Electronics today begins selling its 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor (model 34UC97) in the United States. The world's first monitor to...

Sep 30, 2014, 11:00 ET
Dedicating the new LG Digital Broadcast Studio at Georgetown University are (left to right):  Noted technologist and adjunct Georgetown professor Tom Campbell, Georgetown University President John DeGioia, Georgetown School of Continuing Studies Dean Kelly Otter, LG Electronics USA President & CEO William Cho, and LG Vice President John Taylor. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

Georgetown University Celebrates Completion Of LG Digital Broadcast Studio

Georgetown University has officially dedicated the "Georgetown University LG Digital Broadcast Studio" that will provide students and...

Sep 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LG Gas Dryers First To Be Certified For 2015 ENERGY STAR® Specification

 Paving the way for the first energy efficiency standards for residential clothes dryers taking effect in 2015, LG Electronics is the first...

Sep 23, 2014, 11:57 ET
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett pose on the red carpet at their "Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!" taping at The Rose Theater at Jazz At Lincoln Center on July 28, 2014 in New York City. The concert, which was supported by official Ultra HD sponsor LG Electronics USA, will be the first ever to be streamed in 4K. (PRNewsFoto/LG Electronics USA, Inc.)

LG To Present Tony Bennett And Lady Gaga 'Cheek To Cheek LIVE!' Concert In Ultra HD

 Advancing its status as the leader in Ultra High Definition TV, LG Electronics USA revealed today that it will present the highly...

Sep 22, 2014, 14:38 ET

LG G3 Vigor™ With HD Voice To Hit AT&T Shelves On Sept. 26

LG Electronics and AT&T1 announced today that the LG G3 Vigor will be available for purchase on Sept. 26 for zero down and a $100 bill credit...

Sep 18, 2014, 11:37 ET

LG Electronics Celebrates The Brilliance Of Art And Display At Star-Studded 'Art Of The Pixel' Gala

 After narrowing nearly 300 entries from students at nine of the nation's top art schools to nine impressive finalists, LG Electronics USA...

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...