Samsung accuses LG of OLED technology theft

2012 01 10 dsc05403 Samsung accuses LG of OLED technology theft

Samsung is under attack from Apple on all fronts globally, but in South Korea Samsung is attacking competing firm LG.  LG and 11 other people have been accused of stealing Samsung’s OLED technology between 2010 and 2011.

Samsung is under attack from Apple on all fronts globally, but in South Korea Samsung is attacking competing firm LG.  LG and 11 other people have been accused of stealing Samsung’s OLED technology between 2010 and 2011.

Three of the accused currently work at Samsung.  LG is denying that neither it nor its employees are involved in the technology theft.  Samsung is also tagging on the accusation that LG has been poaching Samsung’s employees.

LG and Samsung are both prominent display makers, and their products are shipped worldwide.  OLED technology allows manufacturers to produce thinner, lighter, and even flexible displays. 

The two South Korean tech giants are currently vying to become the world’s largest suppliers of OLED displays.

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