Free Streamyx with selected Natsys computers

Soon, you will be able to purchase selected Natsys desktop PCs or notebook computers that comes with 24-month free Streamyx 1.0Mbps subscription with a free modem and one-year warranty. Telekom Malaysia and Nadiayu Technologies (Natsys) are working together to make it easier for the Malaysians to buy a personal computer that comes with broadband Internet connection. The programme, being called ...

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Free WiFi from P1

Packet One Networks (M) Sdn Bhd , a subsidiary of Green Packet Bhd, is offering its newly launched WiFi service for free. Two packages are offered: Shared Access Two packages are available under Shared Access: Hot Zone(WiFi) The Hot Zone will be free until 17 Feb 2008 where after that users will be charged as below: -1 Day Plan: RM5-7 ...

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Green Packet buys a new office

Green Packet Bhd is getting a new “home” in Petalling Jaya. The soon-to-be Green Packet headquarter is a a 12 storey purpose-built office building that will cost Green Packet RM39 million-reports Theedgedaily. “The property is located at Section 8, Petaling Jaya and has two basement car park levels with 126,676 sq ft floor area and 100,000 sq ft of lettable ...

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DiGi views the year 2008 as a successful year

Taken from an interview in Theedgedaily here. Morten LundalDiGi.com Bhd Chief Executive Officer Q: What is your take on the outlook for 2008?A: As we say every time we look forward, it’s going to be more challenging and even more competitive, that’s the mindset we need to have. We expect to continue to innovate and also to focus even more ...

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Nokia N77 review

Nokia N77 Around two weeks ago, I was given an opportunity to review the new Nokia N77 DVB-H phone. Thanks to Wom World from UK, a Nokia sponsored resource, providing latest news, comment and feedback on all things about the Nokia Nseries from the world. The Nokia N77 mobile phone is an excellent mobile TV device that offers you to ...

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What to expect from Green Packet on WiMAX?

Packet One, a subsidiary of Green Packet, one of the 4 WiMAX 2.3Ghz licensee, has been interviewed by Business Times. Below are the 7 questions with Michael Lai, CEO of Green Packet International Sdn Bhd. Michael Lai QUESTION: What is going to differentiate your service with others? Lai: We will go to market with fixed voice first, then it will ...

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Internet from the sky

Communications network provider QucomHaps Malaysia Sdn Bhd says it will deliver wireless broadband access via a high-altitude platform station (HAPS) service in the country in early 2009. The service will use aircraft carrying communications equipment hovering at stratospheric levels (i.e. 20km from the ground) to blanket large areas with broadband access. QucomHaps chief executive officer Billy Harkin said HAPS is ...

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Mobile Number Portability coming soon

With mobile number portability in Malaysia just months away, Telcordia and Unified Communications have joined forces to bring their world-class number portability solution to the country. In March, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission announced that the consortium of Talian Gerak Alih, Unified Communications and Telcordia was selected to build, operate and manage the mobile number portability clearinghouse in Malaysia. ...

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NasionCom directors fined

If you are following the news here and here, recently six NasionCom directors has been fined. NasionCom offers discounted calls and broadband services. It was set to launch 3.5 Ghz WiMAX service which was all ready to take off until it had problems with its directors. Last checked, http://www.nasioncom.com.my was down. I wonder what will happen to NasionCom now?

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KL becomes "wireless city", soon

Kuala Lumpur will soon be covered with 1,500 WiFi hotspots starting middle next year. A a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between DBKL,MCMC and Green Packet(Packet 1). The phase 1 of the project will cost RM60 million where RM50 million will come from Green Packet and the rest by MCMC and DBKL. The project is called the “KL Wireless ...

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HAPPY gets "happy" by making money from "HAPPY" users

HAPPY, the no-frill prepaid service, launched by DiGi, but not by DiGi(according to the Happy team) is a move by DiGi, I mean HAPPY to dominate the Voice and SMS market in Malaysia. With 60 days validity on any reload, 1sen/sec and up to 99sen for a 45 minute call and 10sen per SMS. WHAT IS THE CATCH? Ok, lets ...

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018 numbers for Telco Talk readers

Looking for a nice 018 number? Well ,I can’t promise anything, but could try help get you the number you want Of course, you can’t get 018-8888888 or any straight digit numbers like 018-2022222. You must buy the number together with their current “RM1,999” package. If you are looking for a “normal” number which you can’t find via the dealer, ...

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Asia Space talking to new investors

Finally, Asia Space is alive. I haven’t heard from them since they were announced as the winner of the 2.3Ghz WiMAX spectrum in Malaysia. According to an article from Theedgedaily, Asia Space is in talks with local and foreign investors. Foreign investors? Who could that be? Saudi Telecom is watching us…. and lately, NTT DoCoMo and KT Freetel has joined ...

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Tune Talk & Celcom signed MoU

Tune Talk Sdn Bhd and Celcom (Malaysia) Berhad signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set up Malaysia’s next Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO). Representing Tune Talk at the signing ceremony was Tune Talk Group Founder & Director, Dato’ Tony Fernandes, whilst Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Sri Shazalli Ramly signed on behalf of Celcom. The signing was witnessed by Y.B. ...

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Media Prima lauched Mobile TV, but no Live TV

Mobile TV with no live TV……..That is what Media Prima has launched today. As said earlier, the service is available to Maxis 3G subscribers only, users must make a video call by dialing *32012 and follow the on screen instruction to view the selected video. Users will be charged RM0.30 per minute. According to Paul Moss, GM of Media Prima ...

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