Tune Talk & Celcom signed MoU

Tune Talk Sdn Bhd and Celcom (Malaysia) Berhad signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set up Malaysia’s next Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO). Representing Tune Talk at the signing ceremony was Tune Talk Group Founder & Director, Dato’ Tony Fernandes, whilst Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Sri Shazalli Ramly signed on behalf of Celcom. The signing was witnessed by Y.B. ...

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Media Prima lauched Mobile TV, but no Live TV

Mobile TV with no live TV……..That is what Media Prima has launched today. As said earlier, the service is available to Maxis 3G subscribers only, users must make a video call by dialing *32012 and follow the on screen instruction to view the selected video. Users will be charged RM0.30 per minute. According to Paul Moss, GM of Media Prima ...

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Happy launched to make all of us HAPPY(updated-video)

DiGi has launched Happy, a new prepaid service targeted to people who makes a lot of calls and sms. With just 1sen/second and up to 99sen per call to any number in Malaysia, I believe Happy offers the cheapest call rate in Malaysia. That even beats TM’s fixed line offerings. SMS cost only 10sen to local numbers. Users could reload ...

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Media Prima to launch Mobile TV with Maxis

That’s the latest rumor, I have heard. Media Prima is currently working with Maxis to launch Mobile TV services to Maxis subscribers. Currently only Celcom offers certain channels of Media Prima via its 3G streaming services while Maxis offers channels from ASTRO under its Maxis TV services. With this new deal, TV3, ntv7, 8TV and TV9 will offered to Maxis ...

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NTT DoCoMo Inc and KTF to buy 33% of U Mobile

South Korea’s KT Freetel (KTF) and Japan’s NTT DoCoMo Inc will jointly invest USD200 million to acquire a 33% stake in U Mobile, Malaysia’s newest 3G mobile operator. The deal, subjected to Government approval, will result KTF and NTT to involve in the management of U Mobile. P.s: scamboy is currently testing the Nokia N77 with U Mobile’s DVB-H, thanks ...

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New JARING Flite Wireless Offerings

I have been testing out the JARING Flite Wireless 1Mbps package and able to get constant speed up to 600Kbps although I don’t live in Jaring Flite coverage area(my home is on the 12th floor at my condo). Here are the new Jaring offering for its Flite Wireless services: Click image for larger view I am not sure whether these ...

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3.3 billion humans on Earth uses a mobile phone, that’s half of the global population

Worldwide mobile telephone subscriptions reached 3.3 billion — equivalent to half the global population — on Thursday, 26 years after the first cellular network was launched, research firm Informa said. Since the first Nordic Mobile Telephony (NMT) networks were switched on in 1981 in Saudi Arabia, Sweden and Norway, mobile phones have become the consumer electronics sector with the largest ...

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DiGi has access to 3G but it can’t use it, for now

Gone are the days where DiGi did not had a 3G license when its competitors where doing nothing much with it. Now, DiGi has a 3G license, yet it can’t use it until it receive an approval from MCMC and KTAK. According to the authorities, Time dotCom will have to write in seeking permission to transfer the use of its ...

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REDtone now an MVNO

REDtone has signed an MVNO agreement with Celcom to offer postpaid mobile services to the enterprise market using the 013 prefix.Telco Talk Malaysia welcomes REDtone’s participation in the Malaysian mobile market as a MVNO. Read more here.

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ACM 2007

Some of you guys has SMSed me about whether am I going to ACM 2007 or not. Yes, I am attending the conference at ACM 2007. The 3 day expo which started yesterday at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre will end tomorrow. Admission is free but open only to business visitors and professionals. I will be there till noon today, and ...

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Hands on Palm Treo 500v

Here is how Telco Talk Malaysia looks on the Palm Treo 500v.

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Mobile IM by DiGi & Maxis

DiGi and Maxis has collaborated to launch Mobile IM, a Mobile Instant Messaging service(IM). Customers from both telcos could chat with each other on their phone using Mobile IM that is based on Java 2.0 . However, not all Java 2.0 supported phones could be used with Mobile IM. See here. DiGi and Maxis customers could also download a Mobile ...

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DiGi wants Time dotCom’s 3G license

DiGi’s shares has been suspended since yesterday. Now all the rumors are true about DiGi and Time. DiGi is now focusing on Time’s 3G license. There will be some announcement from DiGi tomorrow. STAY TUNE TO TELCO TALK MALAYSIA!!! Read: DiGi offers 27.5m new shares to Time dotCom for 3G licence DiGi finally strikes deal with TdC DiGi-TDC merger set ...

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DiGi & Maxis to collaborate again?

Thats what I have heard. Maxis and DiGi is about to launch something next week….. It has been some while since Maxis and DiGi partnered years ago on domestic roaming.. so what’s next? Data roaming? Stay tuned to Telco Talk Malaysia….

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U Mobile set to go

I was passing by a DiGi dealer shop near the Condominium I live, guess what, this is what I saw!!! They are offering U Mobile postpaid plan with no monthly fees!!! Users will need to buy the phone(N77) for RM1,999 and get to enjoy free data services, free calls, SMS and MMS between 018 numbers and Mobile TV. The shop ...

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