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CE Today 8/3/23: News from LG, Samsung, and Timex

CE Today 8.3.23

Explore the latest trends and news in the CE (Consumer Electronics) Space. Stay tuned daily for more updates. 

LG Electronics and Clearbrook Forge Alliance to Accelerate Innovation for a Sustainable Future

LG Electronics and Clearbrook LLC announced a strategic alliance to support positive change through the NOVA Prime Fund, a venture capital fund with a target of over $100 million. The fund will invest in companies focused on sustainable energy, digital health, immersive AI, and future solutions. LG NOVA will contribute innovative companies and provide a commercial acceleration path. The alliance aims to accelerate innovation for a better tomorrow with a focus on societal impact and a more sustainable future.

uBreakiFix® by Asurion and Samsung Partner to Expand Same-Day Repair Service for Galaxy Devices

uBreakiFix by Asurion and Samsung are expanding in-person device care for Galaxy smartphones in the U.S. They will appoint 50 existing stores as flagship Samsung repair locations by 2023, offering specialized equipment and training for quick, same-day repairs. The collaboration aims to improve customer satisfaction and convenience. Additionally, “We Come to You” mobile repair services will be available via 400+ vans nationwide. The partnership enhances Samsung’s customer care network and provides quality device repair on customers’ terms.

Timex and UFC Team Up for New Collection of Timepieces

Timex and UFC launch a thrilling new collection of timepieces designed for fighters and fans. The “It’s Suga Time” campaign features Timex ambassador and UFC bantamweight “Suga” Sean O’Malley, showcasing his training with professional ninjas. O’Malley will wear Timex as he prepares for UFC 292 in Boston on August 19. The collection includes the UFC Pro Automatic, UFC Shock, UFC Knockout, and the upcoming UFC Pro 30th Anniversary watch. As the Official Timekeeper and Watch Partner of UFC, Timex offers tough and durable watches for fighters.