LG Drops 'Optimus' Name from G Series
LG today announced that its next flagship device will be called the G2. Beginning with the G2, LG will no longer include the name "Optimus" with its G Series devices, which represent its top-of-the-line handsets. Further, LG said that its high-end smartphones with 4:3 screens will all be rebranded under the Vu name. LG is expected to fully reveal the G2 on August 7.