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LG Activates Google Assistant On Its ThinQ AI 2018 Super UHD TVs

Remember the 2018 LG Super UHD TV with ThinQ Artificial Intelligence we read about a few months ago? Well, LG has announced that this lineup, along with the its LG OLED TVs, is now blessed with Google’s voice assistant, Google Assistant without the need for additional hardware. With Google Assistant in the picture, you can now control compatible TV, search stuff and more – all by barking into the TV’s remote control. Continue reading LG Activates Google Assistant On Its ThinQ AI 2018 Super UHD TVs

Jang Junyoung’s Disappearing Flat Screen TV Is The Future Of Television

Who else here thinks that a TV is an eyesore in any setting? I guess not many cos’ we have learned to come to terms with what we believe as the “necessary evil.” Well, what considered to be an eyesore to some, will not be anymore with Jang Junyoung’s 55-inch Transparent TV. The designer conceptualized a flatscreen TV with an almost completely transparent display that literally hides the TV in plain sight when not in use. Pretty rad, right? Continue reading Jang Junyoung’s Disappearing Flat Screen TV Is The Future Of Television

Oh, Look, LG’s Into The Notch Too As Shown By This Purported LG G7 Device

If there were to have a UFO hovering above a populous city, you imagine there would have more than a handful of people who have witnessed it. If you apply the same logic to a device that made a show at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, then more than just a media company would have seen the purported concept LG G7 device code named ‘Neo’, right? Nope. When we first came across the news last week, I was skeptical about its legitimacy. Then, I began digging around for more info, but as it turned out, every article that I have read regarding this purported device was from the same source: Ynet, an Israel tech blog. Continue reading Oh, Look, LG’s Into The Notch Too As Shown By This Purported LG G7 Device

LG Brings ThinQ Artificial Intelligence To Its 2018 Super UHD TV Lineup

The hottest, non-visible thing in 2018 will be artificial intelligence. Not only this potential sci-fi nightmare technology has made its way to smartphone, it now will make its presence felt in TVs too – all thanks to LG. LG has just announced the company’s 2018 TV lineup which will comes with ThinQ artificial intelligence technology out-of-the-box. Select models will even have LG’s advanced α (Alpha) processor which LG hope they (the TVs) will help it “solidify its position in the global market for premium TVs.” All told, LG has unveiled ten new AI-enabled OLED TV models for 2018 at a launch event in Seoul, South Korea on March 5, 2018. Continue reading LG Brings ThinQ Artificial Intelligence To Its 2018 Super UHD TV Lineup

LG To Unveil “More Advanced” K8 And K10 Android Phones At MWC

At this year’s MWC, LG will also be pushing out two updated series smartphones, the K8 and K10. The new devices is said to close the gap between LG’s price-friendly mass-tier devices and flagships, touting “even more premium features rivaling those of premium flagships. But lets be real, they will not be a threat to any flagship with its 1.5 GHz octacore processor and a 5.3-inch HD in-cell Touch display. Mind you, that’s 720p we are talking about here. TBH, scanning through the specifications, they are really nothing more than beautiful budget phones. Continue reading LG To Unveil “More Advanced” K8 And K10 Android Phones At MWC

LG V30S ThinQ With Integrated AI Made Its Appearance AT MWC 2018

Following the edge-to-edge fad, the next trend in smartphone development has to be artificial intelligence. OK. Perhaps, the LG V30S ThinQ with integrated AI, announced at this year’s Mobil World Congress, is just the second or third device to do so after the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, but we reeasons to believe that handset makers are trying to make smartphone lives up to their name of “smart.” The concept of ThinQ was first introduced to the world at CES earlier this year where LG demonstrated AI in home appliances, consumer electronics and services, but in actual fact, LG has been working on its version of AI, ThingQ, for over a year now to result in a camera and voice recognition focused AI called Vision AI and Voice AI. Continue reading LG V30S ThinQ With Integrated AI Made Its Appearance AT MWC 2018

LG Unveiled Revolutionary Paper-like OLED TV That Rolls Into A Box At CES

If you are old enough, you may be able to recall that in the early days of CRT TVs, some of them came with integrated cabinet that has functional doors (either swing or sliding type). I am not entirely sure what was the rationale behind this TV-in-cabinet (specifically, those with doors), but my best guesses would be, one, to keep children off the TV (because some models actually had lock on them) and two, perhaps to blend with the rest of the home furnishing. Whatever the reasons were, the days of hiding TV behind cabinet was long over, or is it? As it turns out, LG may have inadvertently recreated a similar concept, but with modern OLED display, of course. Continue reading LG Unveiled Revolutionary Paper-like OLED TV That Rolls Into A Box At CES

LG HU80K 4K UHD Home Projector Is Compact And Said To Be “Affordable”

Love the idea of watching movies in 4K but have no desire to deal with cumbersome LED display? Well, then look forward to LG HU80K series 4K UHD home projectors, the first 4K UHD projector from the South Korea electronic giant that touts versatility in placement and portability, and it also happens to be the recipient of CE’ Best of Innovation award. With the LG HU80K series 4K UHD home projectors, LG broke new ground by introducing a 4K-capable projector that is just half the size of comping 4K projectors, while not sacrificing image quality and perhaps, most importantly, it will be “easier on the wallet.” Though, how much easier, it is not known at this point. Continue reading LG HU80K 4K UHD Home Projector Is Compact And Said To Be “Affordable”

77-inch LG Signature OLED TV W Goes On Sale In The U.S. For A Cool $20K

Remember the crazy thin LG OLED TV, W7 we first saw in January? If you have been anticipating for the 77-inch variety’s arrival, well, it has now arrive in the U.S. The ginormous 77-inch class “wallpaper” LG Signature OLED TV W (77W7) was launched at Video and Audio Center in Los Angeles yesterday (June 28) which also marked the TV’s official availability in the U.S. And how much are you looking at? A whopping $19,999 is what LG’s asking in exchange for this mind-boggling thin, super sized TV set. 20 f@*king grand! Imagine that. Continue reading 77-inch LG Signature OLED TV W Goes On Sale In The U.S. For A Cool $20K

LG Has A Fridge That Lets See What’s Inside Without Opening The Door

If you find the act of opening a fridge and checking the expiration date of the items you stash in there a chore, well, here’s a good news: LG’s new flagship Door-in-Door fridge, InstaView. maybe just the answer you are looking for. InstaView is exactly what it sounds like: it lets you see through the fridge to see what you have in there without the need to have Superman’s x-ray vision. Just simply knock twice the integrated screen on the left door of refrigerator and voila! the display will present to you a view of the inside. But seeing without opening the fridge is not the only thing it affords you. By using the Smart Tag menu, you can add virtual stickers and tags on the screen to identify what foods are stored and the corresponding expiration date for each item. Continue reading LG Has A Fridge That Lets See What’s Inside Without Opening The Door