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Spotlight: LG drops plans for smartwatch with LTE connectivity

LG has dropped its plans to offer the Watch Urbane LTE smartwatch running on Google with 4G LTE connectivity.

LG releases first laptop for US market

Korean electronics manufacturer LG released today the LG Gram, a high-end laptop and the company's first foray in the American PC market.

Facing Stagefright, Google, Samsung, LG all commit to pushing monthly security patches for Android devices

Following the revelation of Android-focused malware Stagefright, Google will reportedly work to push monthly security fixes to their millions of mobile users worldwide. Samsung and LG have both committed to streamline that update process to push patches to their Android devices.

Moving from big data to smart data

Data hoarders are no longer trendy, but rather seen as in need of a good data warehouse cleaning. So now the new trend is to move to "smart data"--which is to say relevant data.

Smartphone vendors enjoy record shipments

This past quarter saw a 26 percent increase in the number of shartphone shipments worldwide, topping 290 million devices, according to new data from Juniper Research.

So many connected machines, so little time

You've heard me say it before. And I'll say it again. The Internet of Things will change our world. FierceMobileIT has put together a brief history of IoT to show you just how far we've come.

Google I/O review: Android L, Android One, more

The I/O conference--Google's State of the Union for its various platforms--took place in San Francisco last week, and the time since has given experts a chance to unpack and reflect on the announcements and updates the company proffered.

IDC: Apple, Samsung smartphone market shares shrink in face of onslaught from LG, Lenovo

Smartphone market leaders Apple and Samsung saw their market shares shrink in the face of a second quarter onslaught from LG and Lenovo, according to the latest stats from research firm IDC.

Flexible display market to increase at 45.4 percent CAGR through 2016, says TechNavio

The global flexible display market is forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 45.4 percent through 2016, driven by demand for flexible-display smartphones and tablets, according to an estimate by research firm TechNavio.

Samsung, LG, Corning working on flexible displays that could hit market this year

The next-generation of smartphones and giant building-mounted screens are predicted to spur "massive growth" in the flexible display market, driving a nearly 250 times increase in shipments through 2020, according to the  latest stats  from research firm IHS.