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WeChat partners with Chatime

Mobile social application WeChat, has recently partnered with Chatime, a lifestyle tea provider in Malaysia. Via this partnership. WeChat users will get an opportunity to redeem and purchase 1 million cups of Chatime, worth over RM6 million through digital coupons made available via the WeChat platform. [Louis Song, Country Manager of Singapore and Malaysia for International Business Group at Tencent ...

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Free Avira Mobile Security for iOS [Apps]

Popular IT security company, Avira has recently announced the availability of Avira Mobile Security app for iOS. The free Avira Mobile Security for iOS is compatible on Apple iPhone(optimised for iPhone 5), iPad and iPod. Key features of Avira Mobile Security for iOS:

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KakaoTalk 4.0 for Android now available for Download

Kakao has recently upgraded its KakaoTalk for Android app, version 3.0 to the new 4.0. The company said KakaoTalk has gone through a fresh makeover with renewed designs, features, and brand identity. The 4.0 version provides users with easier interface to start chatting as well as receiving calls and using hilarious voice filters, since it brings out menus that were ...

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SaveME 999- An Emergency Services App for People with Disabilities

The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, in collaboration with Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) and supported by Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development today launched a new smart phone application for emergency services, aptly named “SaveME 999”. [YB Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Minister of Communications and Multimedia launching the SaveME999 application while YB Datuk Hjh Azizah Datuk Seri Panglima ...

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Office Mobile for Android now available in Malaysia [Apps]

Following the release of Office Mobile for iPhone in June, Microsoft Malaysia yesterday announced that Office Mobile for Android phones in now available in Malaysia at no additional charge for Office 365 subscribers. In a statement, Microsoft Malaysia said that Office 365 subscribers can now work on their Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents from virtually anywhere–using their Windows Phone, iPhone ...

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More 100 million WeChat users outside China

In a statement released today, mobile messaging app WeChat claims that it has more than 100 million registered user accounts outside China. With China combined, WeChat  has close to 300 million users. WeChat doubled its registered user account base in the last 3 months, reaching the 100m milestone shortly after a GlobalWebIndex survey found that the platform was the fifth ...

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Push to Talk Voice Service coming to WhatsApp

WhatsApp, one of the world’s widely used mobile messaging service has said that its users worldwide will soon be able to use Push-to-Talk voice service(think of walkie-talkie), once they release an application update over the next 24 hours. The 4 year old US-based company, with only 45 employees, told AllThingsD that the new “voice messaging” service will let users record ...

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TM partners with Astro to offer more Sports Content via HyppTV

Measat Broadcast Network Systems Sdn. Bhd. (MBNS),  a subsidiary of Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad (Astro) has entered into an  agreement  with  TM  NET  Sdn  Bhd  (a  wholly owned  subsidiary of  Telekom  Malaysia Berhad) for the carriage of  Astro SuperSport  HD  and Astro  SuperSport  2  HD (collectively,  ASSP  Channels) on TM’s Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) service, HyppTV, effective today, 1st August ...

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