Kent GermanFormer senior managing editor / features
Kent was a senior managing editor at CNET News. A veteran of CNET since 2003, he reviewed the first iPhone and worked in both the London and San Francisco offices. When not working, he's planning his next vacation, walking his dog or watching planes land at the airport (yes, really).
While it was a cell phone nobody in the United States just a few years ago, LG has been steadily climbing the ladder to cell phone somebody ever since. According to IDG, the Korean electronics company shipped more CDMA handsets in the United States than any other mobile manufacturer. LG first achieved the number one spot in the second quarter of last year and has held onto its ranking ever since. On the GSM side and overall, LG is in fourth place in the United States.
Get the CNET Mobile newsletter
Find the best phones, apps and accessories with our CNET Mobile newsletter. Delivered Tuesdays and Thursdays.