LG to take over webOS from HP

LG to take over webOS from HP

The webOS software found a new home.

The famous webOS software of Hewlett-Packard is already sold to LG Electronics, a South Korean electronics company.

On Monday, the deal was announced by HP, which has gotten the company off of the centerpiece of its unfortunate purchase of $1.8 billion for Palm Inc. three years ago.

In 2011, HP used webOS as the facilitator into the tablet computer and smartphone market as well. However, the company immediately got rid of the mobile devices that runs on the software along with the failing revenues. As a result, HP decided to stop the development . . . → Read More: LG to take over webOS from HP

General Motors Collaborates with LG in Working on Electric Cars

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General Motors is working on latest electric vehicles with Korean electronics company LG, the supplier of battery cells for the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric car, the automaker seeks to improve its electric-vehicle portfolio.

Dan Akerson, the CEO of GM, and Juno Cho, LG President, signed a contract Wednesday. General Motors plans to sell the resulting vehicles in several countries, though said it would announce the timing for those launches later on.

Steve Girsky, GM Vice Chairman said, “Consumers benefit by getting the latest fuel-saving technology faster if we work with the best suppliers and . . . → Read More: General Motors Collaborates with LG in Working on Electric Cars