Win a luxury TAG Heuer watch worth RM10,000 each, daily from Celcom

Celcom Axiata Berhad is offering existing and new Celcom First subscribers the opportunity to be eligible to win a luxury TAG Heuer watch worth RM10,000 each, daily through the Celcom First 100 TAG Heuer 100 Days campaign starting 22 June – 29 September 2014. To be eligible to win the  high-end watch, new customers simply need to subscribe to any ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S price at RM1699 for the 8.4-inch & 10.5-inch at RM1999

Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab S in Malaysia last month. Available at all Samsung Experience Stores and authorised Samsung dealers from 11 July 2014 onwards, the Galaxy Tab S 8.4-inch is priced at RM1699, while the 10.5-inch is RM1999. The electronic giant claims that the tablet’s Adaptive Display ensures the best visual experience anywhere, anytime by intelligently adjusting gamma, ...

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Win 2-months Deezer Premium+ subscriptions with MyTeksi

Music streaming service Deezer announced a partnership with MyTeksi, the largest Southeast Asian taxi-booking mobile app, to provide MyTeksi users with access to unlimited music through its Premium+ subscriptions. From 1 July 2014, MyTeksi users in Malaysia are entitled to win a two-month Deezer Premium+ subscription through a month-long contest. 

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Lower cost uberX now in KL, cars include Nissan Almera & Perodua Myvi

Uber, the US based technology company that provides consumers with an on-demand, private and luxury car service via smartphone apps has now launched its lower cost uberX service in KL, Malaysia. The new uberX cost almost the same as metered budget Taxi in Malaysia and sometimes even cheaper between midnight till 6am.

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TM R&D signs MoU with ZTE Malaysia for next-gen passive optical network (NGPON) research

Telekom Research & Development Sdn Bhd (TM R&D), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ZTE (Malaysia) Corporation Sdn Bhd (ZTE) to collaborate on next generation passive optical network (NGPON) research. The MoU encompasses joint NGPON research in contributing towards achieving the international standards through the strengthening of NGPON2 framework. Both ...

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Celcom ESCAPE Merdeka Video Contest, 1st prize RM57k

In conjunction with the 57th Merdeka celebrations, Celcom Axiata Berhad has launched the “Celcom ESCAPE Merdeka Video Contest” with the theme “Di Sini Lahirnya Sebuah Cinta”,  to inspire Malaysians from all walks of life to share their love for the country on video. The verse, “Di Sini Lahirnya Sebuah Cinta” is part of the hit single “Warisan”, originally sung by ...

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Celcom to restructure its management team [Insider]

Since early this month, MalaysianWireless heard rumours that some changes were taking place in the Celcom management. During Celcom’s Quarter 1 Financial Results media briefing on the 11 of June, Dato’ Sri Shazalli Ramly, Chief Executive Officer of Celcom Axiata told MalaysianWireless that an announcement will be made on 17 June. The Celcom CEO did not deny that a change ...

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U Mobile supports SOLS-BMF Project 100

U Mobile Sdn Bhd is supporting SOLS-BMF’s ‘Project 100’ by powering a series of SOLS-BMF centers with communication services, including voice and high-speed data services, making it possible for SOLS 24/7 teachers in these centers to fulfill their daily operations seamlessly. ‘Project 100’ campaign is aimed towards gathering passionate and motivated change makers in making a difference through teaching English ...

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Why I think the TM HyppMe mobile messaging app will Fail [Opinion]

Telekom Malaysia, Malaysia’s fixed broadband champion, launched a new mobile messaging app called HyppMe on last Friday. Basically the mobile messaging app allows free voice and messaging to other HyppMe users. Local calls to mobile network in Malaysia is charged 8sen per minute and SMS is at 5sen. HyppMe works on Android and iOS devices. Calls to TM fixed line ...

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BlackBerry Z3 now in Malaysia, price at RM699

Blackberry has launched the Z3 smartphone device in Malaysia, currently the most affordable BlackBerry OS10 device. The BlackBerry Z3 is price at RM699 in Malaysia. First launched in Indonesia as a special Jakarta Edition in May, the BlackBerry Z3 has a 5″ qHD display, 8 GB of expandable on-board storage, 1.5 GB of RAM and a dual-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon ...

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Ninetology U9Z1T, the company’s 1st 4G LTE smartphone, price at RM899

Ninetology ASEAN, the Malaysia-based smartphone maker has launched its 1st LTE smartphone, the U9Z1T. The new Ninetology U9Z1T smartphone is price at RM899 in Malaysia. Depending on the mobile operator, consumers in Malaysia could receive up to RM200 rebate for the Ninetology U9Z1T and purchase it from as low as RM699.

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Youth & apps to drive smartphone & data usage in South East Asia says Ericsson

Ericsson releases its first appendix to the Ericsson Mobility Report that specifically covers the South East Asia and Oceania region. The appendix illustrates the differences across the region, including smartphone uptake, access to LTE, and network performance. Three key trends driving ICT growth in the region are youth culture, urbanization and the rise of smartphones. The region’s youth population of ...

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DiGi YouTube Internet Top Up Package, a data plan for streaming Youtube videos

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi), today launches its new data plan called YouTube Internet Top Up Package for prepaid and postpaid subscribers. The new YouTube Internet Top Up Package is an add-on package that allows DiGi customers to access and stream YouTube videos from their smartphone. DiGi YouTube Internet Top Up Package:

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BBM Protected is the highly secured Enterprise Messaging service from BlackBerry

BlackBerry Limited today announced the availability of BBM Protected, its highly secured enterprise messaging service, as part of the eBBM Suite. The eBBM Suite is a new family of BBM products and services built for business that bring together the convenience and usability of BBM with the additional security and compliance required by enterprise customers. BlackBerry said that the eBBM ...

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300 mobile operators have commercially launched LTE networks in 107 countries

To date, 300 mobile operators have commercially launched LTE networks in 107 countries, according to a data released by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in its latest LTE report. 35 LTE networks have launched so far in 2014. The total number of commercial 4G LTE networks is expected to exceed 350 before the end of this year.

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