Alcatel OneTouch opens Concept Store in Low Yat Plaza

Alcatel OneTouch today announced the opening of its first Alcatel OneTouch concept store in Malaysia. The concept store, which is located on the ground floor of Low Yat Plaza, Bukit Bintang marks another milestone for the Alcatel OneTouch brand since its return to Malaysia in early 2013. “We are proud to finally have our very own concept store in Malaysia. With the ...

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Huawei opens first Flagship Store in Malaysia

Huawei Device Malaysia officially opened its first flagship store in Malaysia last week. Located at Lot 108.8.8, Ground Floor, Plaza Lowyat, the store offers consumers the opportunity to get up-close with Huawei’s full range of devices. Gary Xu, Country Director for Huawei Consumer Business Group in Malaysia said, “We have seen significant growth in demand of Huawei devices since we ...

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Huawei Honor 3C price at RM499 in Malaysia

Huawei announced last week that Malaysia is the first country in South East Asia to launch Huawei Honor 3C. The smartphone is priced at RM499. The Huawei Honor 3C is a 5-inch screen phone(LTPS HD display), comes with a quad-core 1.3 GHz CPU and powered by Android 4.2.

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Trade in your old Apple iPhone or Samsung Galaxy for a new Maxis iPhone 5S

Maxis is offering a new trade-in program for a brand-new iPhone 5s with postpaid contract from Maxis. Customers can trade in their old iPhone 4 or 4S, Samsung Galaxy S3 or Note 2 and receive rebates of up to RM750 on a new iPhone 5S:

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MyKRIS to provide secure Internet & Intranet services for Courts Malaysia

MyKRIS Limited, a Tier-1 Malaysian Internet Content & Services Provider (ICSP) listed in New Zealand, announced that it has secured a RM5.2 million nationwide contract to provide secure Internet and Intranet services for Courts (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd. The three (3) year contract with Courts will see MyKRIS providing WAN Network Management services for all 74 nationwide Courts branches.

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P1 plans to deploy 4G LTE via the 850Mhz band, works on Samsung & Apple mobile devices

Packet One (P1) Networks revealed that it plans to deploy 4G LTE service via the 850Mhz band. Late last month, Telekom Malaysia(TM) acquired a 57% stake in the WiMAX operator. The 850Mhz band belongs to Telekom Malaysia. Speaking to MalaysianWireless earlier this month, Puan Chan Cheong or better known as CC Puan, said that P1 will launch its LTE service ...

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U Mobile offers the Samsung Galaxy S5 from as low as RM555 with Standard Chartered

U Mobile is partnering with Standard Chartered bank to offer the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S5 from as low as RM555. With the aim of appealing to youths and first jobbers, as well as expanding business and market share, U Mobile and Standard Chartered said the Samsung Galaxy S5 deal comes with amazing value-for-money benefits to make it an ideal ...

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Four million DiGi Internet Customers as of Quarter 1, 2014 [Business]

DiGi.Com Berhad (DiGi) announced that that as of the first quarter of 2014, its Internet customers grew to 4.0 million(active subscribers with internet usage of 50kB and above) from 3.0 million a year ago. Henrik Clausen, Chief Executive Officer of DiGi explained that the healthy growth in internet revenue was fueled by higher usage and a bigger customer base in ...

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Viber now available on BlackBerry 10 platform, redesigned for iPhone

Viber, the VoIP company that was recently acquired by Rakuten, announce the release of its mobile app for BlackBerry 10. The company also announced the release of its redesigned iPhone app for iOS 7, bringing multiple enhancements to iPhone users. Both the iPhone and BlackBerry apps have been enhanced with new features that expand the functionality of the platform. Importantly, ...

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Symantec 2014 Internet Security Threat Report: More Android malware, iOS has the highest number of vulnerabilities

Attackers are researching what they can do on Android, and their attacks are becoming more sophisticated according to Symantec in its latest 2014 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 19. Symantec is saying that Android is the most targeted mobile operating system platform with 97% of the total threat while they were 0% threat against iOS. Symantec tracks the number of ...

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Motorola X now available in Malaysia at RM1499

Motorola Mobility has made available the Moto X in Malaysia via its distributor Brightstar Malaysia. The Moto X is price at RM1499 for the 16GB version. There are nearly 50 software enhancements since the Moto X was first released, including useful new features for Touchless Control, Moto Assist, Active Display and more. The smartphone was first launched in August last ...

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Time dotCom part of Asia-Africa-Europe-1 (AAE-1) submarine cable system

TIME dotCom Berhad announced its participation in a consortium to build a new submarine cable system that will link Asia and Europe via the Middle East, further enhancing its global footprint. [AAE-1 Submarine Cable Map] Together with 16 international service providers, TIME will construct and maintain the Asia-Africa-Europe-1 (AAE-1) submarine cable system, a high-capacity cable system linking Asia and Europe ...

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Celcom launches new Customer Loyalty Program for Postpaid & Prepaid customers

Celcom Axiata Berhad has launched three loyalty programs today, namely Club Celcom First, XClub and FRENZ Club. The mobile operator said that the new loyalty program is set to enhance the overall customer experience by providing instant rewards and more value to Celcom customers who subscribe to Celcom First, Xpax and Celcom FRENZ plans (targeted at foreigners) respectively. [Zalman Aefendy Zainal ...

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XOX Season Pass now available for XOX Prepaid Plus users

Mobile virtual network operator, XOX has launched the XOX Season Pass –a new mobile services plans that allows XOX Prepaid Plus users to share their voice, sms and data with friends and family members. [L-R: Group Managing Director of XOX Berhad Ng Kok Heng, Communication and Multimedia Minister Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek, XOX Bhd Chairman Dato’ Seri Abdul Azim ...

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Malaysia Internet traffic consumption last year was 349,277 Mbps

Malaysian Internet Exchange (MyIX) or also known as Persatuan Pengendali Internet Malaysia’, released its latest statistics on the country’s Internet traffic consumption last year –  that showed the biggest percentage jump in over a decade. MyIX Chairman, Chiew Kok Hin says, “In Year 2013, our statistics showed that Internet traffic in Malaysia increased by a whopping 51 per cent to ...

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