Cheaper Phones, Longer Contract soon

Here’s another MNP impact, telcos won’t be slashing tariff minutes only but also subsidize the phones aggressively. During a conversation with one of the key person in Samsung, he told me that Samsung has tied up with DiGi to offer bundled packages where users could get a Samsung phone for free or pay for the selected phone for a maximum ...

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ACM EXPO 2008 & MyBroadband ’08

I will be at ACM EXPO 08 and MyBroadband ’08 Exhibition & Conference starting today (28-OCT) till Thursday (30-OCt) at KL Convention Centre. Do note that this exhibition and conference is NOT open to the public. However, you can enter the exhibition for free if you present your business name card. The ACM exhibition starts about 10am and will be ...

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51 reasons with Celcom

Here’s 51 reasons to be with Celcom. Actually they managed to come out with 55 reasons, but because this country just celebrated its 51st anniversary, so they decided to make it 51. See the rest here.

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New Celcom MNP ADs-Video

Here’s the latest advertisement from Celcom. According to the Celcom CEO, these ad might piss off the other operators. The campaign was developed by M&C Saatchi. It is targeted at Maxis and DiGi customers, suggests that all mobile numbers including prefixes previously owned by competitors’ brands, would now be owned by Celcom. The videos are not in high quality and ...

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Morten Lundal now CEO of Central Europe and Africa region for Vodafone

If you still remember Morten Lundal, the ex-CEO of DiGi that most of us can’t forget, he is now the CEO of Central Europe and Africa region for Vodafone. Read this. Prior to this appointment, Morten was the CEO of Middle East and Africa for Vodafone. Morten’s new appointment took place early this month. He will now be in charge ...

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Experience on U Mobile Prepaid

I am currently trying out the U Mobile Prepaid plan and I have to say that the 1 second billing do make a big difference especially when you are making a few seconds call. I also find their customer service friendly. I dropped the call while waiting for the U Mobile customer service representative to pick up, about 3 minutes ...

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GoMobile Clique

Note: This is a post from Go Mobile 2008 GoMobile 2008 is going to be a very exciting event for many reasons. It’s the biggest ever mobile lifestyle event in Malaysia. This is the first time such an event has been held in Malaysia. There are so many other reasons. In fact, we think nothing like this has ever been ...

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MNP is now ON!!

Yahoo!!! I am excited that MNP is now available. The real war has just begin. 12,000 mobile numbers already ported during the past 6 weeks, read this. It seems that all the operators are not charging any fess for porting, not only that, they are giving out incentives and freebies for those who port in to their network. So far, ...

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Post your tips on Save&Invest

CIMB Bank had just launch a site called Save & Invest for users to post tips on multiple topics. Those topic include: Phone Bills Electricity Holidays Groceries Petrol Investments General My tip on phone bills is currently leading with over 4000 views. If you have the highest amount of votes, you stand a chance to win a Celcom Broadband with ...

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MNP to fully launch on 15 October 2008

Looks like Mobile Number Portability will be fully launch tomorrow. Earlier it was only limited to 100 porting per day. A fee of RM25 is expected to be charged for porting. Source I know quite a number of people that is waiting to move to another mobile operator. How about you? Will you move to another operator? UPDATE: According to ...

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Samsung Innov8 Run

Note: This is a post from BlogMob Join the Samsung Innov8 Run! Samsung is organising a fun event this November 1st as part of the introduction of their latest mobile phone to Malaysia. The Samsung Innov8 phone is the world’s first 8 megapixel phone and participants will be the first in Malaysia to experience the multi-featured phone. Winners will walk ...

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I am still here

Thank you for all the emails, yes, I am still here, alive. I was busy working on my personal project and also work. Not only that, I was not feeling well for a week. Nevertheless, I am still here watching this industry grow. Anyway, nothing much was happening for the past few weeks, as everyone is still celebrating Hari Raya ...

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Femtocell Asia 2008

Femtocells Asia 2008, Asia’s very first international conference on femtocells organised by the UK-based Avren Events kicked off in the Shangri-La Hotel in Kuala Lumpur on 22 September. It was attended by 150 delegates, a quarter of whom represented operators, mostly from Asia, with the rest from Europe and the United States. While Avren’s previous Femtocells events held in Europe ...

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Maxis and Femtocell

Femtocell looks like your home internet/Wi-Fi modem that offers you indoor cellular coverage. Basically, it will replace your Wi-Fi modem since most Femtocell has built in Wi-Fi, for an example this one. Read this “Maxis plans to deploy Femtocells”.

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MNP Impact

Celcom made big changes to their postpaid and prepaid offering recently. But that’s not the only impact from Mobile Number Portability(MNP). DiGi is said to have big “killer plans” for 3G and there’s quite a number of people waiting for DiGi 3G, including me. One of the telco will be launching unlimited data plan for prepaid users. Isn’t that cool? ...

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