LG executive claims that smartphone form factors have reached their peak for now

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LG, maker of smartphones like the G3 and G Flex, is one of the top Android manufacturers on the market. The G Flex mentioned was also one of the first smartphones ever created that featured a curved display.

Despite this groundbreaking accomplishment, LG’s Director of Global Corporate Communications has stated that there’s not much else possible for smartphone form factors at this time.
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A little sandpaper can magically transform your LG G Watch R into a G Watch Urbane

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When LG announced the Watch Urbane yesterday, many G Watch R owners looked at their current watch and probably said to themselves, “Damn, I have to buy a new watch now.” Well actually you might not. If you consider yourself a DIY person, you might be able to get that Urbane look by the end of the day while everyone else waits drooling for the official release.


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LG is developing a new high-end processor for mobile phones

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We have heard many a rumor that LG has been working on their own processors for mobile phones. The last we heard about it was a report in September claiming the processor known as “Odin” was ready for a release this year.

It’s possible that particular version of the processor was scrapped because a new report from the same source states that LG was working on an octa-core featuring Cortex-A57 and Cortex-A53 cores, but it’s now scrapped due to overheating issues. Where have we heard that one before?


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The LG Watch Urbane brings luxury to Android Wear

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Android Wear has come a long way in the short time since it was launched, being pioneered by LG and Motorola with their G Watch R and Moto 360 offerings. But while Motorola has yet to follow-up on their initial design, LG has moved on from the G Watch R’s’ bland but functional design to a more trendy and upscale look. Today, LG has announced the rather stylish looking Watch Urbane.


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