Internet of Things Connected Devices to almost triple to over 38 Billion units by 2020

New data from Juniper Research revealed that the number of IoT (Internet of Things) connected devices will number 38.5 billion in 2020, up from 13.4 billion in 2015: a rise of over 285%. The “Internet of things” (IoT) is becoming an increasingly growing topic of conversation both in the workplace and home. 

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422 operators have commercially launched 4G LTE in 143 countries

422 operators have commercially launched 4G LTE in 143 countries, according to the latest data released by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association). 106 operators commercially launched LTE service in the past year. 677 operators are investing in 4G LTE across 181 countries. This comprises 638 firm network deployment commitments in 176 countries (of which 422 networks have launched), and 39 ...

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AIMS Group acquire assets of Jaring Communications including its Data Centre

The AIMS Group, a leading data services provider today announced that it has secured the bid to acquire the data centre and network related customer assets of Jaring Communications Sdn Bhd. Jaring is the first Internet Service Provider (ISP) in Malaysia and it was put under the care of a liquidator after a court order in April, according to news ...

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U Mobile Power Prepaid Pack with 1GB free high speed data every month

U Mobile launched its new prepaid plan called Power Prepaid Pack earlier today. The new U Mobile Power Prepaid Pack plan comes with 1GB free data every month, for life. At RM8.50, the U Mobile Power prepaid starter pack offers the following:

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China Mobile is the largest mobile operating groups in the world

According to the latest research by analyst firm Ovum, China Mobile is the largest mobile operating groups in the world in terms of proportionate subscriptions. China Mobile is followed by Vodafone and India’s Bharti Airtel. Mai Barakat, Senior Analyst, Middle East and Africa, Telecoms (Ovum) says “Based on the rankings in late 2014, Bharti Airtel overtook China Unicom in terms ...

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Get Unlimited Internet, 1 month free usage with zero upfront payment

Wireless broadband operator, Packet One Networks (P1) has recently launched its new “Ready to P1ay” campaign that gives consumers Unlimited Internet with one month of free usage and zero upfront payment. Get these packages now, for a limited time only:

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Maxis has 12.2 million subscribers in 2Q15, customer complaint at the lowest level

Maxis Berhad reported its quarter two financial results yesterday. As of 2Q15, Maxis has 12.2 million revenue generating subscribers (RGS). Breaking down the number, the Telco has close to 9.1 million prepaid RGS and 2.8 million postpaid RGS. Wireless Broadband subscribers is now lower at 351k but Home Fiber users increased to 99k as of Q2.

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Two billion SanDisk microSD cards shipped over the past 10 years

SanDisk Corporation, a flash storage solutions company, revealed that it has shipped more than two billion microSD cards since it started commercial shipment of the technology ten years ago. Secure Digital (SD) is a nonvolatile memory card used extensively in portable devices, such as mobile phones, digital cameras, GPS navigation devices, handheld consoles, and tablet computers. MicroSD is basically a ...

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Digi Music Freedom pass adds 10 new music streaming service

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd announced that it has added 10 new partners to its Digi Music Freedom unlimited streaming service. The 10 new partners include US hip-hop superstar Jay Z’s music streaming service TIDAL, Astro’s Raku which features international and local artistes, Australia-based Guvera and recently launched JOOX from Tencent, the tech giant behind WeChat. New radio streaming services (app) ...

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Digi has 11.8 million subscribers as of 2Q15, 4G LTE coverage at 35%

Digi reported its second quarter financial results today. As of 2Q15, Digi has a total of 11.8 million subscribers. In Q2, Digi added a total of 124k subscribers in including 13k new postpaid subscribers and 111k new prepaid. The number of “Smartphones and Devices” sold in the quarter is higher at 281k.

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Last chance, get Celcom FIRST Basic 38 by 16 July 2015

Its your last chance to get the new FIRST Basic 38 postpaid plan by 16 July 2015. What you get with Celcom FIRST Basic 38: Enjoy up to 3GB Internet (3G/4G) + 3GB complimentary Celcom WiFi for life. Carry Forward Unused Internet lets you maximise your usage for the next month. Get more Internet at the best value in town ...

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Page Advisor app allow users to hire services such as Electrician, Plumber, Chef & more

Singapore-based startup, Page Advisor is now launched in Malaysia. Page Advisor is a “real-time mobile commerce marketplace platform for home and lifestyle services”. With Page Advisor, users can hire local service providers from over 100 specialisations across 39 different service categories in Singapore (island-wide) & Malaysia (in Kuala Lumpur & Klang Valley initially), ranging from aircond mechanics, car polishing experts, ...

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OPPO R7 launched in Malaysia, available in August from RM1298

China based OPPO launched its latest smartphones in Malaysia- the OPPO R7 Plus and OPPO R7 Lite. The OPPO R7 Plus and OPPO R7 Lite will be available starting August 2015 at the price RM1998 and RM1298 respectively. Pre-order starts 11 July in stores and on the OPPO Malaysia website. OPPO R7 Plus The company’s latest flagship model, the OPPO ...

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Over 3,253 4G LTE devices now available in the global market

The total of 4G LTE user devices have now reached 3,253 according to the latest report by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in June 2015. There are 305 companies that manufacture these devices. The report covers LTE FDD and TDD (TD-LTE) devices.

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LG G4 price at RM2499 in Malaysia

The successor to G3, the LG G4 will be available in Malaysia starting July 4 at the retail price of RM2499, inclusive of GST. For a limited time, consumers will receive free genuine leather quick cover case and battery charging kit worth RM580.00 for every purchase of the LG G4. The LG G4 was announced globally in April 2015. The ...

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