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LG Display Showcases High-resolution Stretchy Display

LG Display Showcases High-resolution Stretchy Display

SEOUL, Nov. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Display Co. said Tuesday it has developed 12-inch high-resolution stretchable displays, a technological breakthrough that can significantly expand the application scope of electronic devices. The major display maker said its 12-inch elastic display, equipped with micro-LED lights, can be expanded by up to 20 percent in size while [...]

LG Distributes Common-use Braille Stickers for Free

LG Distributes Common-use Braille Stickers for Free

SEOUL, Nov. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. said Thursday it is distributing common-use braille stickers to customers for free as a way to enhance home appliance accessibility. Starting last year, the company has developed and distributed dedicated braille stickers for about 20 products for free. This time, it developed a common braille sticker [...]

LG Develops Technology that Prevents Fire Caused by Home Appliances

LG Develops Technology that Prevents Fire Caused by Home Appliances

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc. announced that it has developed new technology that prevents fires caused by electric arcs and signed an agreement with the Korea Electronics Technology Institute on Wednesday to jointly verify and standardize the technology. Arcs can be caused by partial severance of an electric cable, a loose [...]

Home Appliance Makers Beef Up Efforts to Improve Customer Access

Home Appliance Makers Beef Up Efforts to Improve Customer Access

SEOUL, Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s home appliance makers are redoubling efforts to improve customer access to their products, aimed at enabling anyone, including physically handicapped people, elderly people and children, to use them more easily and conveniently. In early August, LG Electronics Inc. released a PuriCare Objet Collection water purifier using the [...]

LG’s Design Philosophy Lies with Building New Customer Experience

LG’s Design Philosophy Lies with Building New Customer Experience

SEOUL, Oct. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — In recent years, LG Electronics Inc., a global leader in traditional home appliances, has striven to become an industry leader that creates hardly-seen-before and innovative devices, ranging from a steam closet to an automated indoor gardening device to a home brewer. Such moves, regardless of how niche of a [...]

Samsung and Apple Invest in Experiential Marketing to Promote High-end Smartphones

Samsung and Apple Invest in Experiential Marketing to Promote High-end Smartphones

SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. and Apple Inc. are focusing on the promotion of smartphones via offline experiential booths as they begin to concentrate on the high-yield premium smartphone market. Samsung has opened up Galaxy Studios at some 60 locations in the country, offering the public a chance to try out [...]

SK Telecom, KT Raise Galaxy Z Flip 4 Subsidies Ahead of iPhone 14 Launch

SK Telecom, KT Raise Galaxy Z Flip 4 Subsidies Ahead of iPhone 14 Launch

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean mobile carriers SK Telecom Co. and KT Corp. have raised the amount of subsidies for the high-end model of Samsung Electronics Co.’s latest foldable smartphone ahead of next month’s scheduled launch of new iPhone models in the country, according to industry sources Tuesday. SK Telecom, the country’s [...]