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WordPress apps for Blackberry, Android and iPhone

If you use WordPress, now you can easily create new posts, add media, manage comments, and more using the free mobile apps available for Blackberry, Android and the iPhone. These apps works for WordPress.com and self hosted WordPress(.org). Downloads: WordPress for Blackberry WordPress forAndroid WordPress for iPhone WordPress for Symbian- coming soon Developers: Check out this page

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Kaspersky Mobile Security 9 is out

Features of Kaspersky Mobile Security 9 (KMS9): Privacy Protection-With the touch of a button you can mark a contact as ‘private’, meaning that no trace of them will appear in contact lists, SMSs and call logs. Other people using your mobile will only see what you want them to see. Supports contacts from both the onboard memory and SIM cards ...

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Firefox Mobile 1.0 for Nokia N900 and N810

Mozilla has released the final version of Firefox mobile web browser, only available for the Maemo platform(currently N900 and N810). Some of the features include “Awesome Bar”(smart address bar), Password Manager, One-touch bookmarking, Location-Aware Browsing, add ons and more. Simply go to mozilla.com/m on your N900 or N810 and download Firefox directly to your phone. You can also download it ...

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Celcom and Friendster in talks

Celcom is in talks with Friendster to bring the social networking service to Celcom’s mobile subscribers. I have no details regarding the deal, but it should be announced within the next few weeks, maybe a month. Those who don’t know, Friendster has been acquired by Malaysian-based MOL Global last month.

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The first Malaysian App Store- Maxis 1Store

The Maxis 1Store was launched in June 2009, an application store for mobile developers to promote their apps to Maxis users. However it was not really “open” at that time as it was focused more in promoting the winning entries from the Mobile Content Challenge(MCC) 2009. Plus in my opinion, Maxis 1Store did not really made any huge impact on ...

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Free Ovi Maps on 10 Nokia Symbian Smartphones

Nokia plans to make walk and drive navigation free on its smartphones as part of a new version of Ovi Maps, available for download at www.nokia.com/maps. The new version of Ovi Maps will include all essential car and pedestrian navigation features, such as turn-by-turn voice guidance for 74 countries in 46 languages, and traffic information for over 10 countries, as ...

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Blackberry App World in Malaysia

Looks like Celcom will be bringing the Blackberry App World to Malaysia. They expect this to happen within next one to two months. Over 10,000 applications for Blackberry are available on App World. Read my official story.

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SMS system to reduce queues

The Health Ministry is introducing an SMS-based system to notify patients of their appointments to reduce queues at hospitals. Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the pilot project had been implemented at the Mamodiah Outpatient Clinic here. The queue management and appointment reminder would also send out an SMS when there are five patients before their turn. Full ...

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Malaysia still not free from SMS scams

Although all of our main mobile operators(Maxis, DiGi & Celcom) has some sort of anti-spamming and anti-spoofing solution, Malaysians are still not free from scams involving SMS. There are still a number of reports that mobile users are being charged for the content or service that they did not request. Who is supposed to take the responsibility this? The Telcos?(Who ...

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9 Free Blackberry Apps

You can download 9 free Blackberry apps from the Celcom website for free. Anyone could download it since you just need to enter your email address and Celcom will send you the download link for your Blackberry. Some of the apps are- Facebook, Flickr, Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Nav4All and more. http://www.celcom.com.my/cep/bb-apps-download/index.html

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8TV Mobile Site

Media Prima via its “New Media” team(ALT Media) will be launching a mobile site for its TV station- 8TV, later today. Point your mobile browser to mobile.8tv.com.my and watch 10 8TV most popular content(Mandarin News, Blogger Boy, 8 Style…) on your mobile phone. The content is free and you are recommended to subscribe to a data plan, unless they(ALT Media) ...

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Telco Giants Advise Applications Developers

It is a good time to be an entrepreneur in the telecommunications industry, provided strategic partnerships are formed and maintained, especially in the field of applications development, said industry leaders. A panel, comprising representatives from key players in the local telco industry, including Maxis Communications, Ericsson and WiMAX service provider Packet One Networks Malaysia Sdn Bhd (P1), agreed that the ...

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Mobile Internet: Speed vs Connectivity

How many of you uses mobile internet on your mobile phone? If you do then which will you prefer, do you want connectivity or speed? When I say connectivity, I mean any type of mobile connection starting from GPRS up to HSDPA regardless of the mobile technology as long as you have a mobile connection on your phone. As for ...

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Tips: Mobile Anti-Virus for Smartphone

If you have a smartphone and use it for web browsing, email or file transfer, you are advised to install a mobile anti virus (AV) software. Below are some recommended mobile AVs: Kaspersky Mobile Security This is one of the best mobile security out there. Kaspersky Mobile Security also known as KMS offers Antivirus protection (Real Time), Powerfull Firewall, Anti ...

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Mobile Telecom Predictions for 2009

I know this post is extremely late and there has been lots of email since January about this. I apologize for that as I never had the time to write my predictions for 2009. Here’s a very short list on what to look out for in the local telecom industry this year: Aggressive 3G services I know that everyone has ...

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