The pilgrimage in Mecca has spawned a slew of religious apps, tablet Qurans and faith-based gadgets.
MECCA, Aug 14 ― The Haj pilgrimage underway in Mecca has been accelerating the growth of digital worship and spawning a slew of religious apps, tablet Korans and faith-based gadgets.
HELSINKI, July 25 — Nokia, the Finnish telecoms equipment maker, said today that it narrowed its losses in the second quarter on the back of strong demand for the next generation of mobile phone net...
Tech website 9to5Google is reporting that Google could be developing a version of Android adapted to 3G and 4G phones without touchscreens.
Huawei said 28 of 50 commercial contracts for 5G that it signed globally are with operators in Europe.
The elusive HongMeng OS, developed by Huawei, has been regarded by many as an alternative to Google’s Android OS.
The rollout of 5G services across Europe has being slowed by US sanctions against Huawei and as European governments review the impact of using Chinese equipment, the head of Swedish telecoms group Tele2 said.
HMD Global has officially launched the Nokia 2.2 in Malaysia.
BEIJING, June 20 — Premier Li Keqiang vowed today to further open up China’s economy during a meeting with CEOs of top global companies amid simmering trade tensions with the United States.
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, on June 19 announced a partnership with consultancy firm CGI and Google Cloud to move and store phone activation and performance data at the Google Cloud Region i...
HMD Global, owners of the Nokia brand, has announced that it will be moving all phone activation and performance data of all HMD-made Nokia phones to its new cloud servers in the region of Hamina, Fin...
Rival proposals for European patent guidelines covering technology vital for building self-driving cars and Internet-linked vehicles have set tech firms and carmakers on a collision course.
As far as smartphones these days go, having more than a single camera sensor for its main array is the current trend.
UK mobile operator Three on June 10 said it would launch its first new-generation 5G broadband service in London in August and would roll out mobile and broadband across 25 towns and cities before the end of the year.
PARIS, June 10 — Banning Huawei and fellow Chinese equipment maker ZTE from Europe’s roll-out of 5G telecom networks would cost EU mobile operators up to €55 billion (RM258 billion), according t...
LONDON: UK mobile operator Three on Monday said it would launch its first new-generation 5G broadband service in London in August and would roll out mobile and broadband across 25 towns and cities before the end of the year.
On June 6, HMD Global held a launch event to unveil Nokia's latest budget Android One smartphone, the Nokia 2.2, which features advanced AI tech and Android Pie for just over US$100.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 — DAP’s Lim Kit Siang said it was ironic that while the United States had introduced the internet to the world — today they are the one proposing to divide the internet in l...
SoftBank Group’s Japanese telecom unit selected Nokia and Ericsson as vendors for the rollout of its 5G wireless network, excluding longtime supplier Huawei, The Los Angeles Times reports.
Axiata Group Berhad will continue to work with Huawei to develop its 5G Innovation Hub that’s based at Celcom’s headquarters in Petaling Jaya.
In a media briefing during its recent Annual General Meeting, Axiata Group has stated that it will continue working with Huawei for the time being.
KUALA LUMPUR: Despite a US-government ban on Huawei, Axiata Group Bhd said it will still be working with Huawei for the 5G Innovation Hub at Celcom’s headquarters in Petaling Jaya Sentral.However, Axiata still has not decided on which company it would like to partner with for an eventual 5G rollout in the future.
THE wireless fifth generation (5G) network has more to offer than just cellular communication for smartphones, and many telecommunication players are exploring what else it can enable, according to St...
While the troubles besieging network gear and smartphone giant Huawei may be a headache for its Chinese management, for Nokia chief executive Rajeev Suri, they could provide the Finnish company with a...
Huawei Malaysia has just announced the Huawei Y5 2019 ahead of the Hari Raya celebration.
Smart feature phone operating system maker KaiOS Technologies looks to expand into new markets and grow its developer community after receiving a US$50mil (RM209mil) in round of funding.
It seems like the upcoming Redmi K20 will be Xiaomi’s new flagship killer.
Just one month after the launch of Nokia 4.2 in Malaysia, HMD Global has released another new Android One device into our market.
After introducing the Nokia 4.2 in Malaysia last month, the Finnish smartphone brand has just announced the Nokia 3.2 for our local market.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 23): U Mobile will expand the delivery of mobile data services across Malaysia through the deployment of a Nokia single radio access network (RAN) as well as microwave and Internet P...
BERLIN, May 20 — European stock markets struggled in the face of a US crackdown on China’s Huawei Technologies today after a report that German-based chipmaker Infineon had halted shipments to Hua...
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian companies have the ability to climb up to greater heights should they eradicate arrogance and ignorance in the corporate culture, said talent nurturer Samuel Hungsoo Kim.
MEXICO CITY, May 9 — After a long push in Mexico, China’s Huawei landed a coveted job in 2017: supplying equipment for the country’s so-called “red compartida,” an ambitious telecommunicatio...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Messaging app WhatsApp is now available on Nokia 8110, according to Finnish mobile phone company HMD Global.
If you want to make sure you have the latest and greatest software on your smartphone at all times, then Apple and Google phones are the way to go.
This episode of ICYMI is brought to you by the Samsung Galaxy S10. If you are looking for an ultra-budget smartphone, you will be happy to know that the Nokia 1 Plus that runs on Android One is now ...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 — Nokia’s ultra-budget Android smartphone, the Nokia 1 Plus, is now available in Malaysia.
Nokia’s ultra-budget Android smartphone, the Nokia 1 Plus, is now available in Malaysia.
After releasing Nokia 4.2 earlier this month, HMD Global continued to rollout the new Nokia phones that the company has launched earlier this year at MWC 2019 into Malaysia.
After introducing the punch hole display on the Nova 4, Huawei will be releasing its first pop-up selfie camera smartphone and it is speculated to be called the Huawei P Smart Z. Could this be the Hua...
If you’re looking for a new budget smartphone, Nokia has just announced the arrival of its Nokia 4.2 in Malaysia.
NEW YORK, April 26 — The dollar rose to almost a two-year high against the euro yesterday on an upbeat US capital goods report, while world equities slid as weak economic data from South Korea and a...
NEW YORK: The dollar rose to almost a two-year high against the euro on Thursday on an upbeat U.S. capital goods report, while world equities slid as weak economic data from South Korea and a profit warning from 3M Co renewed concerns about global growth.
As the row over Chinese technology giant Huawei’s role in fifth-generation (5G) networks rumbles on, some financial telecoms networks in the United States and Europe regarded as critical to economic...
HELSINKI, April 25 — Finland’s Nokia plunged to a surprise quarterly loss after it failed to supply 5G telecoms equipment in time, and said the security dispute surrounding rival Huawei was creati...
HELSINKI, April 25 — Intensifying competition and delays in rolling out 5G equipment for the next generation of mobile phone networks pushed Nokia deeper into the red in the first quarter, the compa...
It was during MWC 2019 when HMD Global unveiled the Nokia 4.2.
Realme has launched yet another smartphone and it is called the Redmi 3 Pro.
The Nokia 9 PureView is the first smartphone to come with a Penta-camera setup and it also features an in-display fingerprint sensor.
PUTRAJAYA, April 17 — Police Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) were overlooked and breached during initial survey operations in Wang Burma, the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into human traffic...
Foxconn Technology Group chairman Terry Gou said the iPhone will go into mass production in India this year, a shift for the largest assembler of Apple Inc’s handsets that has long concentrated production in China.
TAIPEI: Foxconn Technology Group Chairman Terry Gou said the iPhone will go into mass production in India this year, a shift for the largest assembler of Apple Inc.’s handsets that has long concentrated production in China.
Malaysian telcos show that it's possible to hit wireless broadband speeds between 1-5Gbps using 5G, during their testing for the coming 5G Malaysia Showcase.
Xiaomi has finally taken the wraps of the highly anticipated Mi 9 and this could be the most affordable flagship smartphone that comes with a Snapdragon 855 processor and it is priced below RM2,000. T...
Google’s Call Screen feature was introduced back in 2018’s Google I/O event.
Nokia has just introduced the X71 in Taiwan and this is their new mid-range smartphone that comes with a punch-hole display.
TAIPEI, April 3 – Nokia has just introduced the X71 in Taiwan and this is their new mid-range smartphone that comes with a punch-hole display.
The Nokia brand has never had an Android phone with a punch-hole front-facing camera before.
Creating the largest possible screen area clearly seems to be the trend within the smartphone industry these days, with many phone brands resorting to using either a notch or a pop-up camera system to...
A year after launching the Nokia 8110, popularly known as the "banana phone", HMD Global announced that the smartphone can finally support WhatsApp.
The Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has announced that the 5G showcase will be held at Putrajaya on the 18th April 2019.
TWENTY years after the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) 1998 came into force, Malaysia is set to showcase the fifth generation mobile technology (5G) that is expected to exponentially change al...
As per previous reports, the Malaysian government has recently embarked on national-level trial for 5G in Cyberjaya and Putrajaya.
Snake is an iconic game that many people have spent time playing on their Nokia devices back in the good old days.
WASHINGTON, March 26 — As the US further pushes to separate itself from Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies, the Pentagon is laying the groundwork to use technology from r...
With just a few days away to launch, Huawei has just released another teaser for its upcoming P30 series.
HMD Global, the company that took over the Nokia brand from Microsoft, is currently being scrutinized by the Data Inspectorate of Finland.
Finland's data protection ombudsman said he would investigate whether Nokia-branded phones had breached data rules after a report said the handsets sent information to China.
The Huawei P30 global launch is taking place next week on the 26th March 2019.
Starting from late last month, HMD Global has kicked off its Nokia Grand Sale campaign that offers discounts on a selection of Nokia Android devices.
Nokia has a number of rather decent devices in its Android line-up.
Nokia is hoping to set a new standard in smartphone camera quality with a new flagship phone that boasts five rear camera lenses, all taking pictures at the same time.
BARCELONA, Feb 28 — Just when you thought you’d never see a slide-out landscape Qwerty keyboard on a mobile phone again, F(x)tec announces the Pro1 Android smartphone.
NEWS ANALYSIS: THE world’s largest mobile and telecommunication trade show got underway this week and even before the first day was done, huge stalwarts have begun trumpeting their wares and staking...
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 ― When I first saw the teaser image of the Nokia 9 PureView with its five rear cameras, I was super excited.
When I first saw the teaser image of the Nokia 9 PureView with its five rear cameras, I was super excited.
A camera system with 10 times lossless zoom?
HMD Global, the Finnish company that owns the rights to use the Nokia brand for mobile phones, has launched a smartphone with an array of five camera lenses on the rear – two 12 megapixel colour sensors and three 12 megapixel monochrome sensors – designed to appeal to camera enthusiasts.
“THE world will be watching Penang,” declared Yeoh Seok Hong, executive director of YTL Communications Sdn Bhd, which operates the data focused 4G operator, YES.
HMD Global is not only releasing smartphones at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019.
HMD Global has just unveiled the Nokia 1 Plus, the successor to the original Nokia 1.
HMD Global officially unveiled the Nokia 9 PureView earlier at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019.
Light, the company behind the L16 multi-sensor camera, has just announced a tie-up with Sony “to jointly work on development and marketing of multi-image sensor solutions.” The agreement requires ...
First benchmark scores of the upcoming Nokia 9 PureView has reportedly been spotted online.
Singapore mobile network operator Circles.Life has received investment from Sequoia India to fund its expansion beyond the city-state, it announced today.
This article is from an episode on Asia VC Cast, a podcast hosted by Daniel Song.
Xiaomi has just revealed the Redmi Go, a new ultra-budget smartphone that’s aimed at developing markets.
With MWC 2019 just around the corner, we’re now seeing more early reveals of upcoming smartphone models expected to be unveiled in Barcelona.
Redmi, now a sub-brand under Xiaomi, is expected to reveal a new device that’s called the Redmi Go. This will be their new ultra-budget smartphone that runs on Android Go, which is a lightweight ver...
After introducing the Nokia 8.1, the Finnish brand has just announced the Nokia 3.1 Plus for the Malaysian market.
Originally launched in India last October, HMD Global today announced that the Nokia 3.1 Plus will be heading to Malaysia very soon.
MELAKA: Two snatch thieves here will probably regret stealing a lottery ticket seller’s bag, which only contained toilet paper and an old Nokia handphone.
MELAKA: Two snatch thieves here will probably regret snatching a lottery ticket seller's bag, which only contained toilet paper and an old Nokia handphone.
The iconic and sleek Motorola RAZR appears to be making a comeback as early as February 2019.
If the Nokia 8.1 isn’t the flagship that you’ve been waiting for, the Finnish brand is expected to announce the Nokia 9 PureView very soon.
There are a couple of ways smartphone makers can increase battery life on a smartphone.
PARIS, Jan 13 — Europe is giving US-led calls for a boycott of Huawei 5G telecoms equipment a mixed reception, with some governments untroubled by spy suspicions against the Chinese giant, but other...
Boy do we have a show for you today.
Though numerous renders of the highly anticipated new Nokia smartphone with five rear cameras organised in a hexagonal pattern have been cropping up throughout 2018, on Dec 31, MySmartPrice uploaded a video which looks suspiciously like an 'unofficial official' promotional clip.