Celcom makes available the BlackBerry Storm2 9520

The new BlackBerry Storm2 9520 is now available from Celcom at the retail price of RM1,988. The following plans are available with the BlackBerry Storm2 9520 : More info, visit this page. Remember my post regarding the Blackberry App World? Celcom said that it will be available in June 2010.

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300 SMS at RM3 with DiGi Prepaid

-Offer ends 28 February 2010-SMS only allowed to another number within the DiGi network-Dial *118# to subscribe, more info here

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StarHub to buy 33% stake in U Mobile?

U Mobile Sdn Bhd’s major shareholder Tan Sri Vincent Tan is said to have struck a deal to sell a 33% stake in the celco to Singapore Technologies Telemedia Pte Ltd (STT) in a deal that could be worth RM626mil or RM5 a share. It is learnt that a term sheet was signed this week by Tan’s company, U Television ...

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A morning without DiGi Data Service

Today, it was a morning without DiGi mobile Internet(EDGE & 3G) for me. The time was about 8am and I wasn’t able to receive any email on my Blackberry, surf using mobile Internet or use Twitter as I normally do. On top of that I needed to use Google Maps but the maps wasn’t loading although my GPS worked. DiGi ...

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Sony Ericsson Aspen revealed, runs on Windows Mobile 6.5.3

Allows easy multi-tasking combining the touch experience(support for capacitive touchscreens) and a QWERTY keyboard. It has a 2.4-inch QVGA TFT touchscreen LCD, 3.2 megapixel camera, A-GPS with Google Maps, 3.5-mm audio jack, WiFi, HSPA and microSD expansion. Will be available in selected markets from Q2 in the colours Iconic Black and White Silver- Press release.

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Nokia N97 just got updated, again

It was last updated in October 2009. The N97 now gets another new update- firmware v21.0.045.Improvements: Improved call reliability Smoother touch screen scrolling Browser improvements Improved Music player Improved image and video stability You may update to the latest N97 firmware via the Nokia Software Updater application.

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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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Time dotCom has launched FTTH up to 50Mbps (Updated)

Remember this post? Its confirmed that Time dotCom(Tdc) has launched Fibre-to-the-home at selected location in Mont Kiara. Details: 2Mbps-RM149/month 5Mbps-RM199/month 10Mbps-RM329/month There is also something called the “Boost” packages that will boost the speed to 50Mbps. It appears that the speed(50Mbps) does not work well with XP/Vista but works fine on Macs. Update:Here’s the detailed packages: TIME Fibre Broadband BOOST ...

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Reader’s Letter: SMS Scam

Email me your opinion and it might be published here! Letter from Wong: I just found out that I’ve been charged RM3 daily for the past three months for a mobile “quiz” service by 36181. I checked with my telco (DiGi) and I was told that I sent ‘on iq’ to 36181 which I didn’t. That means I’ve lost around ...

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Announcement: Streamyx disruption

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) wishes to announce that there has been a disruption of its Internet services due to circuit faults on the Asian American Gateway (AAG) submarine cable network at Lantau in China and at the domestic international link at Genting Sempah, Pahang, linking Malaysia to the United States (US) and Hong Kong. Due to this, customers using Internet ...

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Streamyx Cool UNI Pack

Finally it is now a reality. 1st or 2nd year tertiary(University & college) can now get a netbook and free broadband for 2 years at RM50 a month. To be eligible to subscribe for the Streamyx Cool UNI Pack, students must meet the following criteria: The students must be from households with a monthly income of RM3000 or less. Students ...

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The first Kuala Lumpur Symbian Stammtisch

The word “Stammtisch” is German, it means regular get-together. The first Kuala Lumpur Symbian Stammtisch is being organised by www.i-symbian.com and it is supported by the Symbian Foundation.Details:Date: February 10th 2010 (Wednesday)Time: 5.00 to 7.00 PMVenue: Kelantan Delights1-5, Level 1, Sooka SentralJalan Stesen Sentral50470 Kuala Lumpur Who should come?-Those interested on the Symbian/mobile platform– Symbian users– Symbian and other developers– ...

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500 million 3G customers worldwide

There are over 500 million 3G customers worldwide with over 300 commercially deployed UMTS networks. About 35 of these UMTS network are HSPA+ enabled according to the UMTS forum. The world’s first LTE network was launched last month by TeliaSonera in Oslo and Stockholm. It offers speed between 20 Mbps to 80 Mbps.

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Nokia X6 32GB at RM2099

It’s a disappointment! Nokia Malaysia has decided to sell the Nokia X6 at RM2,099 in Malaysia, too pricey for a music phone. I would rather get the iPhone or the iTouch at this price. Some specs of the Nokia X6 32GB: 3.2″ TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours HSDPA up to 3.6 Mbps Symbian OS v9.4, Series 60 rel. 5 5 ...

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Free E220 modem with UB68 data plan from U Mobile

U Mobile is offering this promotion again- Get a free Huawei E220 modem with the UB68 unlimited data plan. I am not sure if this offer is available nationwide, but the deal is in conjunction of their 3G soft launch in Johor Bahru. The brochure above(click for larger view) which was tweeted by UMobile claims that if anything goes wrong ...

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