New 3GB & 6GB data add-on for MaxisOne Postpaid Plan

Maxis is now offering customers two new Monthly Data Add-on of 3GB and 6GB for RM58 and RM116 a month respectively. These data plans are exclusive to MaxisOne postpaid plans. Customers will also be able to connect and share their data freely with up to 5 devices, across any smartphone, tablet or even smartwatch, for just RM15 a month for ...

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Celcom exclusively offer the Blackberry Passport from RM788

Celcom Axiata Berhad is exclusively offering the all-new BlackBerry Passport with Celcom First postpaid plans from RM788. As one of the BlackBerry partner in Malaysia, Celcom customers will be amongst the first to enjoy the all new iconic BlackBerry Passport smartphone exclusively with Celcom from 11 October until 31 October from as low as RM788 with the Celcom First plan ...

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WhatsApp is likely to launch VoIP, and may announce more MVNO-type deals [Comment]

Social networking giant Facebook has swiftly closed its $19bn acquisition of WhatsApp, days after receiving approval for the deal from the European Commission (EC). EC approval was a significant hurdle for the merger, which received approval from the US Federal Trade Commission more than six months ago. The completion of the deal means that Facebook and WhatsApp can move forward ...

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U Mobile offers free Youtube & Tonton Streaming

U Mobile Sdn Bhd is collaborating with YouTube and Tonton to offer U Mobile customers free data for non-stop video streaming of YouTube and Tonton contents. Offered as an add on service, all U Mobile Prepaid (with data packages) and Postpaid customers will enjoy free YouTube and Tonton streaming from 2am – 10am without affecting their data quota. All U ...

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Oracle reveals that workers are embracing the concept of Mobile Working

Oracle Corporation, a leading ICT solution provider, released its latest global research findings which indicate that workers around the world are are embracing the concept of Mobile Working. Censuswide carried out the research on behalf of Oracle, surveying 1,500 senior level decisions makers working for global organizations: 500 in North America, 500 in EMEA and 500 in APAC. 

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 price at RM2499 in Malaysia, available starting 17 Oct [Insider-Update 1]

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will soon be available in Malaysia. MalaysianWireless learned that the 32GB Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be priced at RM2399(RM2499), available from all mobile operators(carriers) including Celcom, Maxis, DiGi and U Mobile starting 17 October 2014. Samsung Malaysia is rushing to make available to Galaxy Note 4 in Malaysia, ahead of the iPhone 6 and ...

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Easy Taxi committed to upgrade & improve Taxi services in Malaysia

Easy Taxi, the Taxi booking mobile application service is committed to upgrade and improve Taxi services in Malaysia. The company will be investing in upgrading taxis within its network and roll out competitive incentive plans for its drivers. Over the next few months, Easy Taxi’s passengers can expect a better riding experience as the company will be refurbishing the Taxis ...

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Telekom Malaysia (TM) now owns 55.3% of P1

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) announced the completion of the Investment Agreement for its partnership with Green Packet Berhad (Green Packet) and SK Telecom Co., Ltd (SK Telecom) for the three parties to share in the ownership and collaborate in the future growth of Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (P1), a WiMAX Internet provider in Malaysia. The agreement was first ...

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Alcatel-Lucent starts construction of Sea-Me-We 5 undersea cable system linking Singapore & France

Alcatel-Lucent announced that it has started the construction of South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 5 (SEA-ME-WE 5) undersea cable system linking Singapore and France. With a total distance spanning approximately 20,000 km, the new 100G SEA-ME-WE 5 state-of-the-art submarine cable system will connect Singapore to Europe (Italy and France) and traverse Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Oman, ...

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BlackBerry Passport unveiled in Malaysia, price at RM2399

Blackberry unveiled their new Passport smartphone in Malaysia last Thursday. The BlackBerry Passport is priced at RM2399, available exclusive from mobile operator Celcom Axiata for about one month starting October 10, 2014. After a number of teasers for the past few months, the BlackBerry Password was only made official on September 24. Inspired by the size of actual passports, the ...

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Ninetology CEO resigns, CSL might be taking over [Rumour]

MalaysianWireless have learned that the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ninetology, Sean Ng has resigned early this month. At the moment, no official announcement were made regarding Sean’s departure. According to our sources who are partners of Ninetology, Dato’ Eric Chuah Seong Ling, the Managing Director of CSL Manufacturing (M) Sdn Bhd is now in control of Ninetology.

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Telenor Group aims to connect 45 million Internet users in Asia by end of year

Telenor Group announced that it expects to increase its mobile internet subscriber base in Asia to 45 million users by year’s end, an increase of approximately 64% year over year and the company’s fastest uptake of mobile internet users to date. When these numbers are reached, roughly one-third of Telenor Group’s 160 million-person user base in Asia will be internet-enabled.

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BenQ F5 & T3 LTE smartphones launched in Malaysia, price at RM799 & RM599 respectively

BenQ smartphones are now officially available in Malaysia with the launch of the BenQ F5 and BenQ T3 smartphones. The BenQ F5 is price at RM799 while the BenQ T3 has a retail price of RM599. The company said that the BenQ F5 and BenQ T3 smartphones offer three distinctive features, namely 4G LTE, 4x Ultra Sensitivity Mode camera and ...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now in Malaysia, price at RM1899

The new Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now available in Malaysia, it is priced at RM1899. Concentrating on elegant aesthetics and compact construction, Samsung has taken a fresh approach to design with the Galaxy Alpha. The refined Samsung Galaxy Alpha features a sophisticated design with a metal frame, elegantly curved corners and a tactile soft back cover.

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JPJ, SPAD & PDRM to hunt down Uber car drivers

Malaysia’s Road Transport Department (JPJ), Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) will soon hunt down Uber car drivers in Klang Valley and Johor Bahru that don’t have the necessary driving license, according to local news reports. JPJ director-general Datuk Seri Ismail Ahmad said the use of private vehicles to pick up passengers is a violation under Section 16 ...

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