Cheaper iPhone

Now since Apple surprised the world when it stopped production of its 4GB iPhone, the second wave hits again. This time, Apple cuts down price of its 8GB iPhone from $599 to $399 within 10 weeks of its launch on June 29,2007. However, those who have bought an iPhone earlier($599) will get a $100 credit, courtesy of Apple. Those who ...

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MCMC rules on DiGi………again

It clearly shows that DiGi is being favored by MCMC for the past few years……. I wonder what has made DiGi gain their attention…. It all started when DiGi was first denied a 3G license and then a WiMAX license.Being the most competitive and most innovative telco among three is still not enough to do business in Malaysia. MCMC wants ...

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Malaysian lose RM35million to sms scams

Here are some points: 163 cases were reported since January syndicate members raked in about RM5mil a month just by sending out SMSes to the Malaysian public VICTIM receives a call that he or she has won a lucky draw by an electrical company based in Hong Kong and that he/she needs to pay a 5% tax to retrieve the ...

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Think you got the highest bill? Try RM806,400,000,000,000.01

On April last year, an ex-TM fixed line customer nearly fainted when he receives a Telekom bill after cancelling it fews months back in January last year. Yahaya Wahab, from northern Kedah, says that he discontinued the phone line when his father died and settled the outstanding amount of RM84, the New Straits Times reported. Telekom Malaysia later sent him ...

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DiGi first in Malaysia to operate in iPhone

The topics sound very interesting right? Anyway, according to Hong Kiat, a Malaysian, idamo4u, has unlocked his iPhone to work on DiGi network. Picture taken from hongkiat.com Although the picture above is not a perfect iPhone picture, it does sounds great when iPhone+DiGi is put together……………..;) Read more here.

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Time Netlynx

Time dotCom has launch its fibre, Metro-e service for home users. The service cost RM79 for the 2Mbps package up to RM469 for the 10Mbps package. Continue reading my article “Malaysia’s First 10Mbps High Speed Broadband Service for residential launched by TIME dotCom”

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Hotlink:Supersaver to Supercheater

Readers email: Hi, I would like to highlight the gimmick behind Hotlink’s Supersaver which offers 400 SMS for 1/2 sen. It also mentions that the SMS is valid from 1am – 7pm. Amazing deal isn’t it considering it covers peak hours during the day. I’ve activated mine in the late afternoon and I was shocked that the 400 SMS credited ...

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Facts about Maxis(Edited)

Here are some facts about Maxis: Claimed to have more than 500,000 3G subscribers Claims that 150,000 users have tried out its Maxis TV Claims to do the first DVB-H trial in Malaysia with 100 users( 70% of them will buy a DVB-H phone and 80% will use their service which all of these 100 users are BELIEVED TO BE ...

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Huawei E220

I am currently testing out the Celcom Huawei E220 USB Data Modem which was provided by Celcom. It supports HSDPA up to 3.6Mbps,3G, EDGE and GPRS. Using a 2.0 USB interface, the modem is able to receive a good signal with its internal antenna. Weighting only 50g, this eye-catching white device also supports sending and receiving SMS. Sadly, it does ...

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Apple: Malaysian wants iPhone with 3G

Hear this Apple!!! If iPhone is coming to Malaysia, it must be 3G enabled. We will not buy an iPhone without a 3G support….You have been warned…… Poll Results: Will You buy an iPhone? P.s: Err…Can start shipping now?

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Celcom: Best Quality Network?

I attended a Celcom event recently, and I managed to write down some information which I wanted to share with readers. This is what Celcom claims: Drop Call Rate 2G: 0.5% 3G: 0.9% SMS Delivery Time First 10 seconds: 85% 20 seconds: 90% 7 Min: 95% Customer Care Uptime: 99.8% Network Fault Response Time to Site: 2 hours Service Restoration: ...

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DiGi Data Promotion

While waiting for the intelligent folks at DiGi to decide on the New Unlimited Data chargers, DiGi has slash rate for Pay Per Use data plan which gives a discount of 50% when you surf(EDGE/GPRS) during 6am-10am and 3pm-7pm daily. I am not sure about the deadline of this promo and I am unable to provide any available links as ...

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Maxis Broadband rocks!!!

I have been testing the Maxis Broadband and the Unlimited Data for some time now. Wow!!! Its really fast… First, I strongly recommend to not fully believe what you have read on most of the forum regarding Maxis broadband.Of course there are some facts which are true, but again, Maxis HSDPA is truly fast!!! Of course, it does has its ...

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Free WiFi at North-South Expressway(UPDATED)

SPLUGG is offering free internet service(WiFi) at 20 Rest and Service Areas(RSA) along the North-South Expressway. SPLUGG will make available an Internet Kiosk at all those RSA in the next 3 months for road users without a WiFi device. Why the service is free? It is an ad-supported service…but no worries as you will only see the ads at the ...

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Hotlink strikes again, this time at East cost

Starting this Friday, frequent bus commuters in Sarawak and Sabah will be able to get a ride at a subsidised rate of 35 sen, equivalent to the Hotlink prepaid call rate for East Malaysians. Maxis Communications Bhd‘s head of Sarawak region, Janice Cheah, said under the “35 sen-a-ride Hotlink Day” campaign, Maxis’ postpaid and prepaid subscribers would enjoy the subsidised ...

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