P1 WiMAX user trial

“Be the 1st to test WiMAX“-that’s what the flyer below says. P1 is currently conducting user trials. If I am not wrong, the trial period is 14 days which after that the user can continue to subscribe the P1 WiMAX, of course, with a monthly fee. But I am not sure about the fee. There are no charge to try ...

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Free Internet in Sunway Pyramid

Now you can surf for free in Sunway Piramid, thanks to P1. Sadly, the free WiFi service only offers speed up to 128Kbps. The project is called Wireless@Sunway. This WiFi service does not use WiMAX as backend but Wireless@KL does. More info and other coverage areas here.

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StarBiz Interview with DiGi

Here’s the interview with Johan Dennelind, CEO of DiGi by Errol Oh, TheStar. After the interview was published by StarBiz, TheStar framed the story and sent it to the CEO office. What was that one thing that convinced you that coming back to Malaysia was the right thing to do? The challenge of taking DiGi to the next level. It’s ...

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The table of DiGi CEO

This is the table of Johan Dennelind, CEO of DiGi. Its a very small office and as you can see, his table is clean. All DiGi staffs are required to clean their table and they can sit anywhere in the DiGi’s office (as long as they are near their department). The only difference from other staffs is that Johan has ...

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HSBB project delayed

For good or for bad? No one knows except the Government who postponed the date for the signing of the high-speed broadband infrastructure project (HSBB). The first phase of the project involves a total value of RM11.3 billion where the Government will fund some RM2.4 billion over the next 3 years. The target of Phase 1 is to make available ...

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Mobile World Magazine-July 2008

Here’s some of the topics being featured on Mobile World Magazine this month(July issue): Communic Asia 2008 HP Mini-Note review HTC Cruise review Vodafone USB Modem Review Ngage Games Yahoo 3.0 Beta Review Feature: When should your children own a phone? Send Free SMS- txtbuddies review Updated Buying Guide Keep yourself updated to Mobile World Magazine. There will be some ...

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Corporate Restructuring in U Mobile

U Mobile, the third 3G operator in Malaysia is undergoing some corporate changes now. It is confirmed that it’s Executive Director,Kenneth Chang Yit Fei will no longer involve in U Mobile’s day to day business. What is surprising, barely 3 months after the appointment of its new CEO Yun Hae-Jung, U Mobile now has appointed a new CEO again as ...

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More products from U Mobile launched

New Prepaid and Postpaid plans from U Mobile. There is also a new mobile broadband package. The prepaid starter pack is free, however, according to Malaysian law, a user can only have up to 10 mobile numbers. The new U98 postpaid plan offers a free Motorola V9 phone or you can purchase other phone models at a special price, and ...

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"Unlimited" Limited Broadband

Are you are mobile broadband subscriber? Which mobile broadband plan are you subscribed to? Do you know that some broadband plans out there, which are so called “unlimited plans” but has a cap or maximum use limit in it? Maxis One of the mobile company that redefines the word “unlimited” is MAXIS which offers UNLIMITED Internet2Go browsing package that comes ...

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Celcom to stop campaign, refund customers

Based on what happened earlier to the 100days 100cars campaign, MCMC has instructed Celcom to do the following: A-cease immediately the contest “Celcom 100 Days 100 Cars”; B-refund all subscribers that have participated in the contest all sum charged by Celcom; C-inform all its subscribers on the Direction made in paragraph (a)and (b) above; and D-comply with licence condition no. ...

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Maxis: Pay less with Bridge DataRoam

If you are using Maxis Postpaid and traveling to any of these countries: Airtel (India) AIS (Thailand) CSL (Hong Kong) CTM(Macau) Globe Telecom (Philippines) SK Telecom (Korea) SingTel Mobile (Singapore) SingTel Optus (Australia) Taiwan Mobile (Taiwan) Telkomsel (Indonesia) You are eligible to subscribe flat mobile data roaming packages that could save your Maxis phone bill if you require mobile internet ...

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P1 to delay WiMAX launch

Packet One will be delaying its WiMAX launch that is scheduled this month. Look like no WiMAX for Malaysians till then. P1 is currently trialling the service with selected users. Are you one of them? More updates soon on the Mobile World website.

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Celcom got raided by Jakim (Updated)

Well, not really got “raided” but Jakim “instructed” Celcom to stop its 100days 100cars contest. This is what the CEO of Celcom said when Celcom announced the first winner of the contest that walked away with a Toyota Camry 2.0E 1AZ-FE. “This is the biggest ever promotion Celcom has introduced thus far, and this is something that only the unbeatable ...

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Communic Asia 2008

I will be at Communic Asia 2008 in Singapore next week. I won’t be at Communic Asia all the time but I will certainly be at the Asian Mobile News Awards 2008 taking place on Thursday (19 June 2008) at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore. Hong Kiat will probably meet up with me in Singapore, if you live in Singapore and want ...

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Telco Talk Malaysia- Live #1(Updated)

For those who joined me in the web-chat session, thank you for the support. I hope to hear more from all of you. If there is a good feedback, I will continue this session. It is really simple, visit my web based chat site here(when I am LIVE) and start chatting with me LIVE!! The reason? You can ask me ...

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