Nokia Lumia 530 is the most affordable Lumia to date at RM355

Microsoft Devices Group announced the availability of Nokia Lumia 530 price at RM355 in Malaysia, the most affordable Lumia to date with the latest Windows Phone 8.1. Available in Dual SIM 3G variant, Nokia Lumia 530 comes with the following features, according to Microsoft:

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Almost 80% of the Top 50 Free Apps in Google Play have Fake versions

As the number of mobile users continues to grow, the number of fake apps also grows at an alarming rate. According to a Trend Micro’s survey of the Top 50 free apps in Google Play, almost 80% have corresponding fake versions on third party sources. Even more alarming, 100% of those in the Widgets, Media & Video, and Finance categories ...

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Motorola Moto E price at RM369 in Malaysia

Motorola Moto E is now launched in Malaysia at the price of RM369. In an exclusive partnership with Lazada, Motorola said that it plans to extend its Moto franchise and flagship success with the Moto E being the latest addition following the Moto G and X series. 

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Guvera music streaming now available in Malaysia

Guvera, the Australia-based music streaming service is now available in Malaysia. Guvera Play is a free, ad-supported service that offers users access to music with no subscription fees on all devices, including tablets and smartphones. Users also have the option to subscribe to Guvera’s Premium, on-demand service called Guvera Platinum, which starts from as low as RM14.99 per month with ...

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TIME invest in FASTER cable system (FASTER) that will connect Asia & North America

TIME dotCom Berhad has invested in its second Trans-Pacific submarine cable system called FASTER that will connect Asia and North America in support of its global expansion initiatives. Together with five global service providers (China Mobile International, China Telecom Global, Google, KDDI and SingTel as partners in FASTER), TIME, through its wholly owned Global Transit 2 Limited (GT2L) subsidiary, will ...

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UberX officially launched, price 15% lower than budget taxis in Malaysia

Uber, the mobile app which connects drivers to riders in 160+ cities around the world, has launched its cheaper version of the service called uberX in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The uberX vehicles for Kuala Lumpur will include Perodua Myvi, Nissan Almera and Toyota Vios in a variety of colors and styles, seating up to four passengers. Rider safety and satisfaction ...

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DiGi in search of two social entrepreneurs to attend Telenor Youth Summit

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) launched the second edition of the Telenor Youth Summit, a competition that calls for youths to submit ideas or initiatives on how digital communication can be utilised to fuel social and economic change. Two winners from this challenge will represent Malaysia at the Summit which will be held in Oslo, Norway on 9-11 December 2014. ...

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Get a FREE smartphone when you sign up with Celcom First [ADV]

With monthly commitment from as low as RM68, get the Nokia X or Sony Xperia E1 absolutely free or the HTC Desire 310 at only RM38 with Celcom First postpaid plans. Sign up today with the best plans on the fastest network.

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BBM for Windows Phone 8 now available for download

BlackBerry Limited, the maker of BlackBerry operating system and devices, today announced a collaboration with Microsoft to bring BBM to Windows Phone 8. BlackBerry said the BBM app for Windows Phone builds on the collaboration, privacy and security features that are at the core of the BBM experience loved by more than 85 million monthly active users around the world. ...

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51 LTE networks launched this year, total 318 LTE operators in 111 countries

318 mobile operators have commercially launched 4G LTE networks and service in 111 countries, according to data released by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in its latest Evolution to LTE report. 51 LTE networks have launched so far in 2014. The total number of commercial LTE networks is expected to be more than 350 by the end of this year. ...

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Fortinet urges mobile users to watch out for Ransomware

Fortinet, a high-performance network security company is advising Malaysian mobile device users to be on the alert for mobile ransomware, which has seen a steady increase worldwide in recent months. Ransomware is a type of malware that restricts usage of the device it infects, demanding payment from the end-user in order to regain control over the device. Until recently, ransomware ...

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Celcom announce new key appointments to strengthen its management team

As per reported on MalaysianWireless late June, Celcom Axiata on Wednesday officially announced new key appointments and movements to “further strengthen its corporate and overall operational management team”. The new appointments and realigning of some key new officers includes:

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Mobile Data services in Malaysia to take over Mobile Voice in 2017, says IDC

Mobile data services will become the key driver for mobile operators (Telcos) in Malaysia and is expected to surpass mobile voice revenue in 2017, according to International Data Corporation (IDC) Mobile Service Tracker 2H 2013. Despite the penetration rate of Malaysian mobile users exceeding 140% and high prepaid-postpaid ratio, mobile operators have still been able to maintain their revenue growth, ...

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Huawei opens 3rd Flagship Store in Malaysia at Suria KLCC

Huawei Device Malaysia has officially opened its 3rd flagship store in Malaysia at Suria KLCC. Huawei said that it continues to uphold the promise of consumer-centricity in its consumer portfolio by opening its third store in Kuala Lumpur in one of Malaysia’s most iconic landmarks. Located at Lot 316A (Third Floor), the store aims to provide consumers a first-hand brand ...

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Malaysia has the highest number of mobile shoppers according to BuzzCity

A new report from BuzzCity, a mobile advertising network, reveals the changing trends in online shopping. Mobile as a shopping channel is now on a par with PCs and a key to driving the change in consumer shopping behaviour, it revealed. The report is commissioned by the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA). Nearly half of mobile users (48%) made purchases online ...

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