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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.

Pocket-Sized Portability with Powerful Battery

LG x Kyocera - Developed 2mm thin speaker for ultra-slim TV

 

LG Electronics and Kyocera jointly-developed the ultra-thin 2mm speaker "Clear Speaker" and adopted it to LG's Organic Electroluminescence diplay (EL TV) "Curved OLED TV" for the first time in the industry.

Based on Kyocera's ceramic compression called "Piezo film" and their new acoustic technology "Piezo film speaker" which is ultra-thin and features high sound quality, LG Electronics and Kyocera worked together to make it designed for a ultra-slim TV.

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Samsung - New Smart Watch, said to be unveiled September 4th ahead of IFA

Talk of Apple's iWatch has suddenly given way to Samsung's new smart watch, which the company has tentatively said will be presented on September 4th in Berlin, ahead of the IFA Conference.

It is reportedly to be known as "Galaxy Gear" and is supposedly going to be a "concept device".  What exactly this means is not completely known - it is not clear if the watch will be ready for shipment or if what will be shown is a prototype of what it will be.

Other rumors of whether the watch will be a flexible design or not have not been confirmed.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - August 25, 2013

LG today announced the availability of its CURVED OLED TV (55EA9800) in Germany, becoming the first TV maker to bring advanced OLED TV technology to European customers. The CURVED OLED TV will be sold at select retailers across the country starting this week and will roll out in other European markets in the fourth quarter.

LG Electronics unveiled last week its latest flagship smartphone LG G2, the first smartphone introduced under LG’s new “G” Series for premium devices, exemplifying LG’s aim to bring forth more customer-centric innovations.

Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) - The Future of Transport and Energy is Now in Gumi, South Korea

I am convinced that some of the coolest and most ground-breaking ideas and practical applications of ideas are coming out of Korea.  Put this solidly in that category.

The city of Gumi, South Korea is proving that solutions for future energy and transportation problems are happening NOW…

Reno J. Tibke - July 31, 2013

Homemade Kit Robots Fighting in Korea!
This overlooked gem is a few months old, but we’re pretty sure more people need to see it, just because, you know, because fighting robots!

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