Apr 5, 2021
LG is getting out of the smartphone game
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LG is the third-biggest brand for smartphones in the U.S. with 10% of all sales. Plus, how lower-cost airlines hope to capitalize on what could be a brighter summer for travel. And, the season of college admission decisions is here. There's been a surge in applications as many schools waived standardized test requirements.
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LG, third-biggest smartphone brand in the U.S., to withdraw from market
Marketplace's Erika Beras reports.
The airlines may be able to offer the fares travelers are looking for, as some who are vaccinated start to plan domestic trips.
Many colleges waived their standardized test requirements because of the pandemic, opening the gates for more students to apply.
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