DiGi might launch 3G this year or next year

I met Johan Dennelind for the first time today at DiGi 11th Annual General Meeting today. According to him, DiGi is currently testing out a “test” 3G network with Nokia Siemens Network. More here.

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Celcom Media Nite 2008

I was at the Celcom Media Nite 2008 that took place last month. Below is Dato’ Sri Shazalli Ramly playing drum for the song “Sweet Child O Mine” from Guns N Roses:The CEO of Celcom and the ex-CEO of DiGi plays drum. Now its time for the new CEO of Maxis and the new CEO of DiGi to show off ...

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Surf With U road test

I have just completed the road test for U Mobile’s Surf With U. Since this product was launched, may people where asking for my opinion on this product. Some questions include: How fast is it? Have you tested it? Should I subscribe to it? Is it value for money? Is it better than Celcom broadband and Maxis broadband? My simple ...

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School project: Malaysia’s mobilephone market study

A French friend of mine is doing his masters in a business school, located in Singapore. He need to complete a market analysis to finish his studies. Take the online survey here.

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A chance for you to win a Samsung mobile phone

The Samsung BlogMob program offers 3 of the 16 bloggers to walk away with either a Samsung i450 or a Samsung i550 mobile phone. Thanks to Mobile World and Samsung, I am one of the 16 bloggers and I am offering you the chance to win a Samsung mobile phone. The main purpose of Samsung BlogMob is to know Samsung ...

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Samsung BlogMob #1

I was at the Samsung BlogMob event last Saturday. OK!!! I know that I am late to blog about this, but again I am the first among 16 BlogMob bloggers to talk about BlogMob. Let’s get back on topic, I said that I will make one post a day about the Samsung phone I received, OK!! OK!!! I know I ...

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Unos Pro Interview by Mobile World TV

Here’s an interview with Michael Ta, CEO of UNOS about the Unos Pro mobile software.

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U Mobile to launch postpaid plan next week

Finally, U Mobile is making its first wave in to the Malaysia Mobile market. It will soon offer its first postpaid package next week. U Mobile launch its first product last month. Official report on the Mobile World website, next week.

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Maxis still "deciding" on which technology for MobileTV

I was at the Maxis Discovery Series last Wednesday on Level 8, Maxis Headquarters. Maxis launched 3 new services(read more here). When asked the top 3 people in Maxis about why Maxis conducted trials on DVB-H and MediaFLO, and yet to choose one of it, Maxis Head of Strategy and New Businesses said in simple word that “We are not ...

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DiGi D’Chat

Now, you can chat with DiGi’s Customer Service representatives (CSR). Introducing D’Chat, making DiGi the first, again, in launching innovative services. To use D’Chat, login to your OCS account on the DiGi’s website, click D’Chat on the left menu, choose the category and start chatting with a CSR. The good part is, you don’t have to wait for a long ...

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Morten Lundal’s final email to DiGi’s staff

Here’s an email last sent from Morten Lundal, ex-CEO of DiGi to the staffs of DiGi. Time to Change Well, this time the Time To Change slogan applies to me. This is the last thing I write as CEO of DiGi. I will send this as an email, close this PC, pick up my very few personal things and leave ...

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Mobile World TV NewsDesk 1st April 2008

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Samsung BlogMob

I am invited to participate in a Samsung phone programme called BlogMob which is the first held in Malaysia. The event is partnered with Mobile World magazine. I will be given a Samsung mobile phone on April 12 that I am required to review it on this blog. Everything about the phone will be expressed via this blog for a ...

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Celcom sponsors EURO 2008

Maxis started sponsoring EPL last year which will end probably around next year. Celcom took the challenge and now it will sponsor EURO 2008. I wonder what has football got to do with doing a telecom business? Those money could be used to develop in house, new services, content or improve broadband services and increase 3G coverage. User will automatically ...

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U Mobile gets a CEO

An unconfirmed source claimed that U Mobile will soon get a new CEO. It is believed that the new U Mobile CEO is a Korean and was previously with KTF(Korea Telecom Freetel). Last year, U Mobile confirmed a strategic partnership with KT Freetel and NTT DoCoMo resulting a 33% stake purchased in U Mobile.(More here) Stay tuned for the official ...

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