LG Electronics, Inc. is a South Korean electronics company that manufactures a diverse range of consumer electronics, home appliances, and other equipment for business and consumer use. The company was founded in 1958 as GoldStar to provide consumer electronics to the nation after the Korean War. Today, the company is headquartered in Yeouido-dong, Seoul and distributes its products to countries across the world. Among their diverse portfolio are products such as TVs, music systems, home entertainment systems, mobile communication systems, refrigerators, washing and drying machines, and many other consumer appliances. LG also manufactures a range of computer hardware such as computer monitors, tablets, smartphones, USB storage devices, and others.