Poll Results:Green Packet, the preferred WiMAX provider among Telco Talk readers

Green Packet tops all the other WiMAX operator as the chosen WiMAX provider to offer an alternative to the Malaysian for a better broadband service. Don’t forget to vote for the new poll on the right sidebar..

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Slow update on Telco Talk

Hi Guys. If you have noticed, there has been a slow update on Telco Talk. The reason? My notebook was hacked last week!!! [email protected]#$%^^&*!!! That’s why there was a lot of copy and paste job since last week trying to keep this blog updated. I have got to get online with my old notebook which I detected it working as ...

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Planning to buy a new phone?

Planning to get yourself a new phone? Nirmal T V has something to say about it. Read “How to buy to Good Mobile Phone“. Note: RM0.0837276 = 1.00 INR(India Rupees) RM1.00 = 0.292804 USD I USD = 41.5 INR

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Green Packet all set for broadband wireless service

IF preparedness is a reliable predictor of success, then Green Packet Bhd looks set to be a leading broadband player in Malaysia. Among the four WiMAX licensees, the Mesdaq company has arguably the most solid base for the rollout of wireless broadband services. The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission last month named the successful applicants for the 2.3GHz broadband wireless ...

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Malaysia part of the new fiber optic cable between Southeast Asia and U.S

Seventeen major tlecommunications companies signed a pact Friday to build a US$500 million (euro360 million) undersea fiber optic cable between Southeast Asia and the United States they claim will be relatively safe from earthquakes and tsunamis. The link will offer “a timely increase in both the capacity and diversity of Internet links between Asia and the U.S., bearing in mind ...

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Disposal of Time dotCom the preferred option, says UEM

THE disposal of Time dotCom Bhd is the preferred solution to solve UEM Group’s woes in Time Engineering Bhd, says a top official. “To us, the preferred solution is for Time Engineering to divest its investment in Time dotCom. This is the preferred option, but how to do it is another issue,” UEM Group managing director and chief executive officer ...

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Maxis IP VPN for enterprise business

Maxis IP VPN (Internet Protocol, Virtual Private Network) provides a fully managed end-to-end quality private networking service across multiple sites. Integrating data, voice, video and other enterprise applications on a single, intelligent, and secure Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) IP-based network. Click here to see the benefits.

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Maxis raise stake on its loss making unit in Indonesia

Maxis Communication Berhad has raised its stake in PT Natrindo Telepon Seluler by buying a further 44% interest(US$123.92mil), which gives them a 95% control in the Indonesian mobile operator. On its latest net profit for the year ended Dec 31, 2006 , Maxis reported a RM196 million start-up losses in the operations of PT Natrindo Telepon Seluler (Natrindo).

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Latest Pikom PC Fair has RM55 million in sales

The Pikom PC Fair 2007 recently held has been able to raise RM55 million in sale. The Fair, held from 6 April to 22 April, 2007 with over 555,000 visitors in 16 locations(Penang,Melaka, Ipoh, Kuantan,KLCC, Kepala Batas, Johor Bahru, Muar, Batu Pahat, Taiping, Sibu, Miri, Tawau, Sandakan,Kuching and Tanjong Karang). Among the most popular stuff are flash drives, hard disks, ...

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REDtone now the WIDEST and of of the LARGEST WiMAX operator

REDtone has formed a partnership with eB Technologies that enables REDtone to use the 2.5Ghz and 3.5Ghz in Peninsular Malaysia. On March 17 last month, REDtone was awarded a 2.5Ghz spectrum to operate WiMAX in Sabah and Sarawak. With this partnership, it makes REDtone the ONLY WiMAX operator with access to all 3 WiMAX spectrum that enables it to cover ...

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Intel favors WiMax over 3G for Centrino

At a media briefing prior to the opening of this week’s Intel Developer Forum in Beijing, Mooly Eden, general manager of Intel’s Mobile Platforms Group, decreed that the chipmaker is leaving third-generation (3G) wireless technology in the hand of vendors and will devote its future energies to developing and promoting the emerging WiMax technology. “You’re not going to get a ...

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MCMC on mission to solve Measat-3 Interference

An MCMC workforce has been set up to solve the issue on the interference of Measat-3‘s downlink transponder(frequencies ranging from 3.4Ghz to 4.2 Ghz) with the 3.5Ghz spectrum. Theedgedaily reported that the MCMC’s working group is expected to submit its recommendations by the end of the week. Four days ago, NasionCom has raised its concerned over the Government’s plan to ...

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To :33030 "Mr.Taxi,pls pick me up in Cyberjaya n send me 2 Putrajaya"

Its right. If you live or if you need a cab in Putrajaya or Cyberjaya, just SMS!! The SMS service is monitored by Commercial Vehicle Licensing Board (CVLB) and operates in Cyberjaya and Putrajaya. There are also plans to implement it in the Klang Valley. To use the service, a user first sends his/her address either in Putrajaya or Cyberjaya(Note: ...

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Universiti Teknologi Petronas plans wireless campus

Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) has collaborate with Telekom Malaysia to set up wireless broadband access in the University. The project, an investment of RM400,000 by UTP will provide wireless broadband service(TMNet hotspot) to its 5,800 students. The Students will need a device with WiFi access and their student ID number to use the wireless broadband service. The wireless broadband service ...

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Broadband services come under fire

CEOs in the country are generally unhappy with the state of Malaysian broadband services, according to a recent survey. The majority (70% of those polled) find broadband Internet access slow. They said broadband service providers seem unable to deliver on the promised access speeds. Service providers TM Net and Jaring promise surfing speeds of between 512Kbps and 4Mbps. Many chief ...

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