LG Electronics will offer an enhanced version of its webOS platform beginning with new models it will introduce at the 2015 International CES. The platform was introduced to offer LG Smart TV viewers simplified connection, content discovery and source switching.
In the announcement of its new OLED TV, LG acknowledges that most of its rivals have abandoned or backed off from the technology. But LG says it is "reinforcing its leadership in this premium display technology," with its new TV.
CE Week, to be held June 23-27 in NYC, announced the launch of new social media platforms to reach the technology consumers and influencers.
The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) announced that it will host a social media training webinar, the first of its kind, on June 5.
BrandSource member Gormsen’s Maytag of San Diego, Calif., won the buying group’s store makeover last month.
Azione Unlimited this week announced two new members to its "intentionally short" list of vendor members, adding Assurity Design Group and Triad Speakers. The buying group had added Bel Canto Design earlier this month.
AmTRAN Video Corp. will begin full retail deployment in January of its Model JLE55SP4000 Wi-Fi-equipped 55-inch 3D E-LED (Edge LED) BlackSapphire JVC-branded TV – a set featuring a proprietary audio system called XinemaSound 3D that is said to circumvent the need to add a soundbar or other type of audio system to compensate for flat panels’ notoriously poor sound quality.
During a midafternoon press conference at the CEA Line Shows and Digital Downtown Conference on Wednesday, Stream TV Networks CEO Mathu Rajan made a number of breaking-news announcements about the company’s proprietary Ultra-D 3D-without-glasses technology.
CEDIA announced this week the launch of a video challenge, inviting CEDIA Expo exhibitors to create 60-second videos to draw attendees to their booth. The videos will be posted to the CEDIA YouTube as well as social media channels.