RM5 for DiGi Prepaid Sim Replacement

That’s right folks! You can no longer get free sim replacement for your DiGi Prepaid. Too bad that DiGi started charging RM5 for it, effective 1 August 2009. I wonder why the sudden change since it has been free sim replacement for years?

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Talk on Tune Talk then Fly on AirAsia

Full Press Release: PETALING JAYA, 26 August 2009 – Talking away on their new ‘010’ numbers have proven worthwhile for Tune Talk subscribers when they received RM200 AirAsia E-Gift Vouchers that can be redeemed for AirAsia domestic and international flights. “The AirAsia E-Gift Voucher is given automatically if you are a among Tune Talk’s Top 10 users for the day. ...

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P1 CEO Michael Lai talks on CNA Asia Business Tonight segment

Michael Lai talks on Channel News Asia:

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Tune Talk: What’s Upcoming?

By now you probably know what Tune Talk has to offer. 22sen per minute and 5sen per SMS makes it the cheapest prepaid plan out there where users get to enjoy these rates without any conditions. Apart from Voice, SMS, chance to win free Air Asia tickets and free personal accident insurance from Etiqa Insurance will that be enough? What ...

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Expensive Hotlink Data Plans

I don’t know how new or old are these data plans but I just came to know about it recently. For those of you who don’t know that Hotlink offers data plans: You may also visit the Hotlink website. While Celcom offers Daily Unlimited data plan at only RM6 per day, Hotlink is limiting users to 500MB at a slightly ...

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GoMobile 2009 Videos

The Go Mobile 2009 interviews and launch videos are now out! Check it out: GoMobile 2009 Highlights Interview with Kashminder Singh, Organiser of Go Mobile 2009 Interview with T.Kugan, Maxis Interview with Reshmonu, R Records Visit www.gomobile.my

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Happy Birthday Packet One

P1 started offering their WiMAX services exactly 1 year ago from today. According to their latest tweet, P1 now has over 80,000 subscribers. You are a great telco, please keep up the great work! Congratulation P1 & HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

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DiGi is Testing 3G Internally

DiGi is currently testing 3G internally. A number of DiGi staffs can now use 3G voice and data on their phone. The internal test has been positive so far and DiGi is scheduled to launch 3G within “months”. If you are a DiGi user with a 3G phone, let me tell you this, DiGi 3G is coming!

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15 Malaysia by P1

I let the FAQ do the talking: WHAT IS 15MALAYSIA? 15Malaysia is a short films project. It consists of 15 short films about Malaysia directed by some of the best young filmmakers in our country. Each film lasts between 3 to 7 minutes. WHAT ARE THE FILMS ABOUT? All our films have socio-political subject matters. These vary from corruption, race ...

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DiGi + Music

DiGi will be announcing something related to music today. They claim it to be a “revolution in the music industry “. Not sure if the Mobile World team will be covering the event, but you should have more info by the end of the day if you follow sites such as Bernama. P/s: If you are seriously interested, you might ...

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Simple but Complicated Maxis iPhone 3GS Plans

If you have seen how Maxis has presented their iPhone, iPhone 3G and iPhones 3GS plans, you probably need to take some Panadol because you might get headache. Locate your nearest 7Eleven store incase you need some Panadol. Now isn’t it simple to understand which Maxis iPhone 3GS plan suits you? “I re-wrote this post 4 times trying to explain ...

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Tune Talk to launch on August 19

After a number of delays, Tune Talk is finally launching on 19 August 2009. This blog has been invited to the launch of Tune Talk, the fourth MVNO to launch after Merchantrade, XOX and REDtone. Here’s part of the invite: Tune Talk Sdn Bhd, the newest mobile operator in the country will be officially launching its commercial service soon. Modelled ...

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Slower Streamyx untill 16 August 2009

Remember this Streamyx announcement late last month? If your Streamyx is already slow, then it is going to be slower until 16 August 2009. Here’s the official announcement: Dear Valued Customers, Referring to our earlier statement on 21 July 2009 on the disruption of our Internet services due to circuit faults on the Asia Pacific Cable Network 2 (APCN2) Segment ...

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Update 2: Maxis Plans for a $2 Billion Listing on Bursa

More on Maxis plans to list at $2 billion(about RM7 billion) on Bursa Malaysia. (Read the 1st story) Taps Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, CIMB as advisors-sources Listing likely before end of the year – sources Listing would be biggest in Malaysia since Petronas’ in ’95 Maxis re-listing plan comes after firm delisted in 2007 (Recasts lead, adds size, comments) Malaysia’s ...

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Maxis Plans for a $2 Billion Listing on Bursa

It may be true or may not be true but mobile operator Maxis, has chosen Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and CIMB to advise it on a planned $2 billion listing in Kuala Lumpur, two sources told Reuters. Here’s the official story: Malaysia’s Maxis set for $2 billion listing Maxis Communications, Malaysia’s top mobile operator, has chosen Goldman Sachs (GS.N: Quote, ...

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