lg electronics

Is American Manufacturing on Track for a Comeback?

Detroit's Big Three are in hiring mode again, and Japanese automakers are building cars in the U.S. to export to Asia. And they aren't the only ones ramping up U.S. production. Is America at the beginning of a new industrial age? The answer lies in China.

CES 2012 Preview: Fast, Connected, and Ultra-Thin

The motto of this year's Consumer Electronics Show: You can't be too fast, too skinny or too connected. Beginning Tuesday, anorexic HDTVs and super-skinny laptops will vie for attention with accelerated WiFi devices and TVs that smartly connect to multiple devices simultaneously.

LG to Delay Launch of Tablet Device

LG Electronics Inc (LGLD) may delay the introduction of its tablet computer device as it focuses on producing a competitive smartphone. The South Korean company may introduce its tablet device at a trade show in Las Vegas in January, Bloomberg News said without naming its sources. The company previously said it would introduce the tablet this year.

LG Electronics Taps Founding Family Member as New CEO

LG Electronics named founding family member Koo Bon-joon as CEO Friday, replacing Nam Yong, who resigned over the company's poor recent performance. The No. 3 mobile handset marker has struggled to find its footing in the rapidly evolving smartphone sector.

Optimus Tablet Will Focus on Doing, Not Viewing

LG Electronics plans to deliver a hard-working tablet computer later this year, one focused on offering content creation capabilities, which the company contrasts with the Apple iPad's approach of concentrating on sharp content display.