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Romeoville, Ill. – LG Electronics USA has signed on as a charter participant with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge.
LG said it will support the SMM Electronics Challenge goal of voluntarily committing to send 100 percent of used electronics collected for reuse and recycling to certified third-party recyclers.
The task, which includes publicly posting information and data, is expected “to increase the total amount of used electronics collected for reuse and recycling.”
This TWICE webinar, hosted by senior editor Alan Wolf, will take a look at what may be the hottest CE products at retail that will be sold during the all-important fourth quarter. Top technologies, market strategies and industry trends will be discussed with industry analysts and executives.
Berlin –LG Electronics unveiled at IFA 2012 here a personal smart TV with IPS LCD technology that incorporates LG’s smart-TV functionality, Cinema 3D and Cinema Screen design.
Model TM2792 is a 27-inch LED IPS LCD TV that’s well-positioned for bedrooms and dorms, with a host of interactive and connected features. The company described its cosmetics as “the perfect complement for a sleek, modern interior.”
Stockholm – The Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) issued Wednesday a draft international standard of a new video-compression format called H.265, which is said to be twice as efficient at using available bandwidth for video as the current H.264/AVC standard.
The multi-industry body met here last month to draft a standard for High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) that would enable faster delivery of current quality video using less bandwidth or greater video quality using the same bandwidth as H.264 today.
The new EcoBright models, which will be available to schools for evaluation in March, include the ZW210ST (WXGA resolution) and EcoBright ZX210ST (XGA resolution), which carry suggested retails of $1,499 and $1,399, respectively.
Designed for classroom applications, the projectors offer short-throw designs and are constructed for heavy-use environments.