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Women using handphone at petrol station in Setapak Indah causes blast

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A woman suffered 60% burns to her body after her mobile phone exploded while she was using it at a petrol station in Setapak Indah, Kuala Lumpur, today.

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Consumers willing to ditch friends for their smartphone – Kaspersky

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Kaspersky discovered that 37.4% of people rate their smartphone as more, or equally, important as their close friends.

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Digi CyberSAFE in Schools 2015 Survey: Malaysian Schoolchildren on Staying Safe Online

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Digi together with CyberSecurity Malaysia and the Ministry of Education released the results of the CyberSAFE in Schools 2015 Survey.

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Win RM100,000 (RM100k) if you could break these codes

How good are you at hacking a piece of code? If you’re good at puzzles, problem solving or even code breaking, this is for you! Stand to win RM50,000 RM100,000 in cold-hard-cash, no holds barred! The prize money will go to the first person that deciphers these codes that was encrypted using military grade AES256 encryption.

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Merdeka Unity Sale: Lazada, foodpanda, ZALORA, UBER & HappyFresh

(L-R) Leon Foong (Uber), Uffe Jordan (foodPanda), Hans-Peter Ressel (Lazada Malaysia), Luca Barberis (HappyFresh), Opal Wu (Zalora Malaysia)

In conjunction with the Merdeka celebration (Malaysia National Day), Lazada, foodpanda, ZALORA, UBER and HappyFresh revealed the first ever joint online sale of its kind in Malaysia called Unity Sale, that will run from 26th August – 1st September, 2015. It will feature a host offering including more than 20,000 online deals and up to 94% in product discounts across ...

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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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SPAD tells Uber & Volkswagen Malaysia to comply to Malaysian Law

Following the “Uber Volkswagen Charity Drive With The Stars’ campaign today, the Malaysia Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) has issued a statement reminding the organisers and celebrities involved to comply to Malaysian Law. In a media statement issued earlier today, SPAD said “The Commission would like to caution the public, celebrity drivers, and all involved, including Uber and Volkswagen Malaysia ...

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Local Celebrities to drive Uber Cars for Charity

Uber, the global mobile app that allow consumers to book private cars, have teamed up with German automobile manufacturer, Volkswagen as well as more than 50 local celebrities in Malaysia for a good cause across 31 different charities. As part of the ‘Uber Volkswagen Charity Drive With The Stars’ campaign, participating celebrities will be on the roads and driving for ...

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HTC Desire EYE now in Malaysia, RE Camera coming soon

HTC has launched the Desire EYE smartphone and soon will make the RE camera available in Malaysia. The HTC Desire EYE is price at RM1699 while the Re camera will be priced at RM699. “Changing the face of mobile photography” as HTC says it, the HTC Desire EYE is a “brand new category-shifting phone” while the RE is a “a ...

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Media Prima ranked No.1, highest number of mobile visitors in Malaysia

Media Prima Berhad, Malaysia’s leading media investment group today, through its digital subsidiary, Media Prima Digital was ranked number one for the Top 20 most visited properties on mobile devices in Malaysia for the month of September 2014 via the inaugural comScore Mobile Metrix report. The rankings were conducted by the Malaysian Digital Association (MDA), the apex representative body for ...

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