Telcos in PC Fair

The smart PIKOM has placed all the telcos in one section. Picture below shows DiGi at the up(far left end in yellow), Maxis in the middle(the largest/longest telco booth in green), TM on the right(far right in orange) and Celcom at the bottom (in blue).DiGi Dealer and Maxis Sales Team selling side by sideMaxis bought half of the place just ...

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P1 in PC Fair

If you live in around KLCC, Golden Triangle, Pekelliling, Setapak, Gombak, Seri Rampai, Sentul, Pudu, and some areas in Subang Jaya, register yourself for a free 14 days P1 WiMAX service now. P1 has decline to reveal any information on pricing, however, a reliable source claims that 4 packages will offered with speed ranging from 200Kbps to 2.4Mbps. A 1.2 ...

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WiFi not safe at all, even at home

This is true and I am not joking. WiFi is not safe at all, even with the latest WPA2 encryptions. During BarCamp, xTrain/iTrain demonstrated how a WiFi network can be hacked. According to Certified Ethical Hacker, Carlyle, it only takes about 3-10 minutes to hack a WiFi network and it does not matter whether you are using the best WiFi ...

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HSBB signing delayed(Update 2)

Looks like the signing of the HSBB project is taking so long. According to a Senior official of MCMC, the signing was delayed for 3 reasons. First, TM and MCMC is still negotiating the HSBB agreement. It seems that MCMC is trying to understand the term “Open Access” that TM is talking about. Open Access allows other ISPs in this ...

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MCMC: WiMAX deadline on August

MCMC said that all 4 WiMAX operators(P1, Asiaspace, Redtone, YTLe) must launch WiMAX before September this year. If the operators don’t launch, they can be fined and later has the risk of losing the 2.3Ghz license. Full Story here.

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BarCamp

Yahoo!!! I am attending BarCamp over this weekend. So, what is Barcamp? Here’s what the organizer has to say: About?BarCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and interaction from attendees. When you come, be prepared to share with barcampers.When you ...

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iPhone 3G coming to Malaysia?

Looks like iPhone 3G is coming to Malaysia, officially. It was first reported in The Malaysian Insider that the iPhone 3G will soon be available via Maxis and it will be priced under RM1,000. Later Maxis’s spokesperson said that we “decline to comment on speculation”, as normal. In the 2008 Mobile Content Challenge that took place last Friday, the CEO ...

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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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