LG lets you control your TV with a single finger gesture

LG Electronics unveiled a bunch of products that fit into its theme of living “the smart life,” where touchscreen and gesture-based interfaces make for easy control of every kind of consumer electronics device or appliance. Among the new products are TVs that allow you to control the channels with small finger gestures.

LCD display makers to pay $553M in price-fixing conspiracy case

Seven major LCD display makers have agreed to pay more than $553 million for illegally conspiring to fix prices of thin film transistor (LFT) LCD panels used in television, computer and laptop screens. Samsung Electronics, Sharp and Chimei Innolux are paying the largest portion of the proposed multi-state antitrust settlement, which still requires court approval.