Alcatel OneTouch Flash with 13MP camera, price at RM699 in Malaysia

Alcatel has launched the OneTouch Flash in Malaysia, one of the world’s best selfie smartphones, according to the company. The new smartphone is priced at RM699 and comes with a 13MP Full HD rear camera and 5MP front camera. TCT Mobile Malaysia, the sole distributor for Alcatel OneTouch in Malaysia, said the Alcatel OneTouch Flash is a smartphone that comes with ...

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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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Lenovo VIBE X2 in Malaysia, price at RM1199

Lenovo has the launched VIBE X2 android smartphone in Malaysia, its latest VIBE line of premium smartphones. Priced at RM1199 in Malaysia, the Lenovo VIBE X2 is the world’s first “layered” smartphone (3 layer of colours), which represents a “giant quantum leap in terms of smartphone aesthetics”, Lenovo said.

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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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Huawei Ascend G7 price at RM999 in Malaysia

Huawei has announced the Ascend G7 in Malaysia. It will be priced at RM999. First unveiled at the Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) in September 2014 , the Android-powered Huawei Ascend G7 has a 5.5-inch HD screen, enhanced 4G LTE Cat4 connectivity and an optimized 13MP rear-facing camera.

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U Mobile partners with ZTE & Huawei for the deployment of 2,000 new Base Station

Following the announcement in September, U Mobile has extended its partnership with ZTE Corporation and Huawei Technologies for the deployment of 2,000 new base station by the end of 2015. Through the network partnership agreement signed yesterday, U Mobile, together with ZTE and Huawei, will rollout 1,000 3G and 1,000 4G LTE network sites nationwide. The new network investment is ...

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Google Play “Best of 2014″ list in Malaysia for Apps, Games & Books

Google Play has released its “Best of 2014” lists for Android apps, games and books in Malaysia. Google Malaysia said, for apps and games, the “Best of 2014” lists offer 30 great applications hand-picked by the Google Play editors. Apps include Wunderlist, TED and SwiftKey while games include Clash of Clans, Monument Valley and 2048.

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ASUS Store launched in Malaysia, ZenFone can be purchased online

ASUS has announced the official opening of ASUS Store in Malaysia, an exclusive local e-commerce site by ASUS Malaysia where consumers can now shop for the latest ASUS gadgets online. Through ASUS Store site, online shoppers can view each listed product’s key features, specifications and selling points. Upon confirmation of ordered items, completion of payment method plus delivery information, ASUS ...

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Hotel Booking mobile app, HotelQuickly now in Malaysia

HotelQuickly, the “last-minute” hotel booking app, now launched in Malaysia, offering hotel rates which are up to 28% cheaper compared to best price online at the last minute. Designed to help travelers find the best deals on last-minute hotel reservations, the mobile app includes new features such as a significant redesign, local hotspot guides in major cities, as well as ...

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Huawei Mate 7 priced from RM1799 in Malaysia

Huawei has launched its first single-touch fingerprint smartphone in Malaysia, Huawei Mate 7. The Huawei Mate 7 features a 6-inch screen with FHD display for enhanced entertainment viewing, a slimmer 7.9mm body, an octa-core chipset, and a longer-lasting 4100 mAh battery.

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Super-Spyware Regin malware detected in Telekom Malaysia network

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has published its research on Regin, pronounced “region” – the first cyber-attack platform known to target Telcos with GSM standard mobile networks for surveillance. The attackers behind this platform have compromised computer networks in at least 14 countries around the world. Kaspersky’s report on Regin shows it has the ability to infiltrate GSM ...

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DiGi 4G LTE service now available in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

DiGi Telecommunications announced that its 4G LTE service is now available in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah starting today. The company plans to complete its LTE rollout for the year by making its 4G LTE network available in other part of East Malaysia including Tawau and Labuan in Sabah, and Miri in Sarawak. By year end, DiGi’s LTE population coverage in Kota ...

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Ingram Micro offers smartphone Insurance plans with Zurich

Ingram Micro Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. announced a new smartphone protection coverage plan, Ingram Micro Cover Plus – Essential; enabling customers to protect their mobile device(s) against accidental damage by offering a wide-range of benefits. This insurance plan is underwritten by Zurich Insurance Malaysia Berhad. Ingram Micro Cover Plus – Essential offers repair service and replacement for mobile devices that has ...

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TM deploys EMC SMARTS to pinpoint root cause of HSBB network issues

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) has collaborated with EMC to deploy EMC SMARTS for TM’s high speed broadband (HSBB) network infrastructure. In partnership with the Malaysian Government, TM owns the HSBB infrastructure and operates its own fibre broadband service called UniFi targeted to consumers and businesses. EMC SMARTS is an operations support system (OSS) that provides a service-centric approach to network ...

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