LG press conference at CES 2014 | CNET

LG press conference at CES 2014

The Korean company will show off its latest TVs and even a rumored fitness band.

  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:01:48 PM
    My goal is to continue growth in all of our key categories, Cho says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:02:12 PM
    Cho is new to his role. He previously ran Canada and Australia
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:02:28 PM
    With unmatched skill from our Silicon Valley lab, next-gen smart TVs, Cho says. (listing some of LG's research centers)
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:02:45 PM
    For now, I will just remind you that with LG, it's all possible, Cho says
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:02:51 PM
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  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:03:38 PM
    Fun fact: LG employs 20,000 engineers around the world.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:03:39 PM
    He wraps up. Keynote speaker Dr. Skott Ahn now up, global president of LG mobile communications. He's been CTO for three years.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:03:54 PM
    Our theme for this year, is with LG, all is possible, Ahn says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:04:07 PM
    (we're going to hear that refrain a lot. Maybe we should start keeping count how many times they say it here)
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:04:11 PM
    LG must have said, "It's All Possible," like, 10 times by now.
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:04:25 PM
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:04:26 PM
    Is it all possible, LG, IS IT?!
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:04:31 PM
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:04:36 PM
    "Innovations" is the main topic...
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:04:37 PM
    This year, I am once again proudly standing here to share with you some key LG innovations, Ahn says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:05:02 PM
    Appliances are getting smarter and smarter, but a new problem is emerging at the same time.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:05:17 PM
    More than a simple function, is this smart. What if you can just tell things what to do? Ahn says
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:05:23 PM
    seems like he's leading up to a kind of unified OS for Internet of Things...
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:05:25 PM
    Now we've got another video
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:05:43 PM
    Does that mean I can ask my fridge now to send me a Snapchat?
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:06:05 PM
    announcement: delayed. But the music in this video is very nice at 8:06 AM. soothing, even.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:06:22 PM
    LG Home Chat
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:06:32 PM
    You can text your appliances to say, washing machine turn on, etc
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:06:37 PM
    nice call Lynn. Your "chat" was right
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:06:53 PM
    To start, we established a partnership with Line, one of the world's leading mobile messengers, Ahn says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:07:17 PM
    Looking to extend Home Chat to other mobile messengers. It will work with almost everything in the future, making Home Chat one of the most important services for Internet of Things, Ahn says
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:07:31 PM
    my chat with my fridge: "where did you put the beer?"
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:07:38 PM
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:07:41 PM
    Now we're getting into the LG G Flex
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:07:47 PM
    Many companies say they're focusing on flexible technologies for a long time. LG is the first company to show the world what's really possible with flexible technology, Ahn says
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:07:50 PM
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:07:55 PM
    "is this cottage cheese still good?"
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:08:00 PM
    Now talking up G Flex phone, the LG curved phone
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:08:04 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:08:10 PM
    Example of how flexible technology can benefit your lives, Ahn says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:08:28 PM
    Now i'm going to provide some details for the topic for which you might have questions, Ahn says. I'm going to talk about what we've achieved using WebOS
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:08:50 PM
    OS otimized for the Web since its inception. We believe in the possibility of WebOS to provide the most intuitive user experience.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:08:57 PM
    Applied first to TVs, Ahn says
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:08:59 PM
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  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:09:11 PM
    We have changed how you experience smart TVs. 160M smart TVs out there. Many people think they're too complicated.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:09:41 PM
    With WebOS, LG has simplified the way you .. switch content and input and the way you discover new services, Ahn says. LG has made TV simple again
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:09:43 PM
    Having seen a bit of the webOS TV interface, I can say it is simpler than LG's previous efforts.
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:09:44 PM
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