Kaspersky QR Scanner app for Android & iOS devices

Kaspersky Lab has made available a new mobile application called Kaspersky QR Scanner, for free. The new mobile app is compatible with Google Android and Apple iOS and can read information from QR codes and warn users about potentially dangerous links within them. QR codes or Quick Response codes offer a convenient tool to send links/URL to a mobile device, ...

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Maxis network “indisputably the best in Malaysia”, 12.9 million subscribers as of Q4, 2014

Maxis announced its fourth quarter (Q4), 2014 financial results on Friday. The Telco said that it added 536k subscribers in Q4 2014. Maxis has 12,913 million subscribers as of the end of 2014. There were 2,849 million postpaid subscribers and 9,624 prepaid subscribers, including 8.8 million mobile Internet users. Wireless Broadband subscribers is down at 440k in Q4 from 494k ...

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U Mobile to improve network & customer experience, launches new Prepaid & Postpaid plans

First revealed on MalaysianWireless.com last week, U Mobile launched 3 new prepaid plans and 2 new postpaid plans, offering the same rates and benefits for both segments. In its own words, the Telco describe the new mobile plans as “stand out from the rest of the complicated and confusing offerings available in the market with its straightforward, uncluttered and simplified ...

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Huawei appoints Ingram Micro as authorized distributor for mobile broadband & home devices

Huawei announced recently that it has appointed Ingram Micro as the newest authorized distributor across mobile broadband and home devices categories. Devices that will be distributed through Ingram Micro include the entire spectrum of low- to high-end home mobile broadband routers, Huawei 7” tablet MediaPad X1, and its wearable device, Huawei Talkband B1.

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IDC: Top 10 Predictions for Malaysia Telecom Market in 2015

Market research firm, International Data Corporation (IDC) revealed the top 10 predictions that IDC believes will have the biggest impact on the Malaysia telecom industry in Malaysia this year. Malaysia telecom service providers are expected to redefine its strategies, transform its organizations, launch new solutions and technologies to retain its growth and stay relevant in market.

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3 new #getclever U Mobile Unlimited Mobile Internet (UMI) prepaid plans [Insider]

U Mobile will be launching 3 new #getclever U Mobile Unlimited Mobile Internet (UMI) prepaid plans tomorrow. MalaysianWireless received an anonymous tip about this and here are the details. With the new UMI prepaid plans, customers get to enjoy:

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New U Mobile #getclever Postpaid Plans [Insider]

U Mobile is launching two new postpaid plans tomorrow. MalaysianWireless has been tipped regarding the new U Mobile #getclever Postpaid Plans and here’s what customers get to enjoy:

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20 operators now offer 300 Mbps Category 6 LTE-Advanced service in 15 countries

Twenty (20) operators have commercially launched 300 Mbps Category 6 LTE-Advanced service in 15 countries: Australia, Austria, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland and the UK- according to the latest data from GSA. 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) defines a Category 6 system within its Release 10 specifications as having a theoretical ...

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DiGi partners WeChat for “consistent and seamless customer experience”

DiGi Telecommunications has partnered with social messaging application WeChat as part of the telco’s new brand focus to provide a “consistent and seamless customer experience “. With the new partnership, customers can now connect to DiGi’s Official Account on WeChat (ID: DIGI_MY) to perform various transactions such as checking their DiGi account status, purchasing Internet quota, gaining access to exclusive DiGi rewards and ...

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DiGi to focus on Internet & customers, launches a new logo

DiGi launched a new logo yesterday, a refreshed brand identity with a promise to be the “enabler of digital inspiration for customers, and commitment to deliver service excellence, fueled by the company’s solid track record of performance and innovation. ” The refreshed brand also incorporates a new philosophy ‘Let’s Inspire’. DiGi’s new visual identity maintains its signature yellow and incorporates ...

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First Huawei Exclusive Service Center opened at Plaza Berjaya

Huawei has opened its first Exclusive Service Center in Kuala Lumpur located on the 1st Floor of Plaza Berjaya (Jalan Imbi). The networking company and smartphone maker said the Service Centre will act as a channel of direct two-way communication between customers and the brand. Huawei believes that in the long run, listening to customers’ feedback and requirements will help ...

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Samsung GALAXY Life offers up to RM60 free Easy Taxi rides

Samsung Malaysia Electronics and Easy Taxi are offering Samsung GALAXY Life users RM20 off their taxi fares for up to three times, total of RM60. To redeem the offer, Samsung smartphone owner will have to download the GALAXY Life Android app and look for the offer. The deal is only available valid in January 2015.

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My experience with the Maxis 3G network- slow speed, poor coverage & needs a better network team [Comment]

I ported to Maxis in August 2014, hoping to experience the widest and fastest mobile network in Malaysia, as Maxis claims. This isn’t my 1st time on Maxis as I have been experiencing the network from time to time. Maxis claims that its widest & fastest network in Malaysia have the following capabilities:

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BlackBerry Classic exclusive to Celcom, price from RM338

The latest device from Blackberry, the BlackBerry Classic is now available exclusive to Celcom Axiata in Malaysia, price from RM338 with Celcom First postpaid plans. The BlackBerry Classic carries a retail price of RM1588. Celcom First postpaid plans with BlackBerry Classic:

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Dato’ Sri Dr. Halim Shafie appointed as Chairman of MCMC

Dato’ Sri Dr. Halim Shafie has been appointed the new Chairman of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC). He is replacing Dato’ Mohamed Sharil Mohamed Tarmizi who’s contract ended on December 31. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek made the announcement to Bernama on Sunday.

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