The OnePlus 7 is going to be announced very soon and this year, they will unveil at least two new models.
Apart from home users, Maxis is also offering faster speeds for its business customers.
Maxis | WiFi | IP voice line | TIME | MaxisONE Home Fibre | WiFi login page | Internet Security solution | IP voice lines | Access Pricing | Standard | TM | MSAP | Unifi Biz | Email | 1TB | 4G LTE connection | Cloud Storage | 1 | 9 | 50 | 500 | 000 | 300 | 300 | 2 | 1 | 000 | 5 | 4 | 20 | 10 | 30 | 800 | RM22 | RM2 | 000 | RM80 | RM188 | RM179 | RM200 | RM110 | RM12.50 | RM99
Redmi, the sub-brand under Xiaomi, will be unveiling a new budget smartphone that will feature a 32MP selfie camera.
Don’t get me wrong: I love my 15-inch gaming laptop.
Realme is taking an aim at the Redmi Note 7 Pro with its ultimate mid-range smartphone yet.
Realme 3 Pro | Realme | Redmi | VOOC | Snapdragon 710 | Oppo | Speedway exterior | Hyper Boost 2.0 | Pro | 5MP f | 25MP AI | AI | 4GB | RAM | Dewdrop | Gorilla Glass | 6GB | 64MP images | Realme 3 Pro | Le Mans | Super Nightscape | Sony IMX519 | Snapdragon 710 AIE | 128GB | 4GB RAM | Ultra HD | EIS | Pie | Flash Charge 3.0 | Android 9.0 | ColorOS 6.0 | 1080p video playback | Lightning Purple | Nitro Blue | Carbon Grey | India | PUBG | 7 | 5 | 30 | 6.3 | 3 | 7 | 4 | 045 | 960 | 3 | 3 | 64 | 2.2 | 6 | 25 | 10 | 9.0 | 710 | 3.0 | 9.7 | 16 | 3 | 3 | 128 | 1.7 | 3 | 2.0 | 1080 | 2.4 | 710 | 4 | 5 | 6.0 | 4K | 4 | 50
The Nokia 9 PureView is the first smartphone to come with a Penta-camera setup and it also features an in-display fingerprint sensor.
In the defunct US television series Person of Interest, The Machine is an intelligent supercomputer capable of collating information in order to prevent terrorist attacks.
Person of Interest | The Machine | Singapore | AI | US | Abnormality Recognition Video Analytic System | Nice | Raymond Looi | Machine learning | Elsewhere | Vi Dimensions | CEO | Microsoft | Emperor Akihito | Japan | ARVAS | China | France | Bastille Day | 2015 | 2016 | 2016 | 2015 | 86 | 30 | One | One
As promised by the company during the launch of Realme 3, the Pro variant of the phone has finally been revealed.
Realme 3 Pro | Realme 3 | Ultra HD Mode | India | VOOC | AI enhancements | Gorilla Glass | Corning | 4045mAh | Qualcomm | Snapdragon 710 | 6GB RAM | 4GB RAM | Super Slow Motion | 64MP | Realme 3 Pro | 5MP | Source | INR13999 | INR16999 | RM1008 | RAM | Malaysia | YouTube | 5 | 25 | 13 | 3.0 | 3 | 3 | 4 | 960 | 64 | 5 | 3 | 64 | 3 | 3 | 6.3 | 710 | 6 | 128 | 4045 | RM1008 | INR16999 | RM830 | INR13999
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — As reported earlier, Maxis is now rolling out faster fibre broadband plans for home users.
Maxis | WiFi | KUALA LUMPUR | Mesh WiFi | AirTies 4830 | WiFi coverage | Wai Fai | AirTies 4830 | 300Mbps | Maxis Home Fibre | WiFi units | SoyaCincau | Gigabit LAN | 500 | 800 | 2.4 | 800 | 800 | 500 | 22 | 4830 | 100 | 5 | 24 | 4830 | 4830 | 200 | 300 | RM300 | RM299 | RM219 | RM149 | RM129 | April 22
But Qihoo 360 boss says companies can help people feel better about working long hours by making them shareholders. Zhou joins Jack Ma in commenting on debate started by tech workers who say they are forced to work 9am to 9pm, six days a week.
Samsung announced that their entry-level Galaxy M10 smartphone will be made available in Malaysia on April 22 as an online exclusive.
Google celebrates this year's Earth Day with a Doodle featuring six remarkable plants and animals.
China's Huawei Technologies launched on April 22 what it said was the world's first 5G communications hardware for the automotive industry, in a sign of its growing ambitions to become a key supplier to the sector for self-driving technology.
Huawei Technologies | 5G communications hardware | 5G chip | China | BEIJING | MH5000 module | 5G car module | 5G network technology | Balong 5000 | 5G car module | Shanghai Auto Show | 5G networks | Dongfeng | Changan | Washington | Reuters | FAW | Shanghai | Wuxi | Shenzhen | 5 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 22 | 5 | 5 | 5000 | 5 | April 22
US electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said it has sent a team to investigate a video on Chinese social media which showed a parked Tesla Model S car exploding, the latest in a string of fire incidents involving Tesla's cars.
The upcoming iPhone which could be called the iPhone XI is expected to be revealed in September and it seems like the upcoming smartphone will indeed feature a triple camera setup and a large camera b...
The smart vest keeps you warm during your holidays in a cold country by conducting heat through printable and washable silver ink built into the vest.
A startup is combining 3D scanning and weaving technology to make the perfect pair of jeans, as consumers’ preferences shift from big-name brands to tech-inspired and sustainable fashion.
3D scanning | Unspun | Walden Lam | Hong Kong | San Francisco | SOSV | Unspun | The Mills Fabrica | 3D printer | Mills | National Science Foundation | H&M Foundation | Statista | ResearchAndMarkets.com | 2023 | 2017 | 3 | 3 | 60.4 billion | 3 | 3 | 3 | 87.6 billion | 13 | US$87.6 billion | US$60.4 billion | 2023 | 2017
Huawei Technologies, one of the world’s largest telecoms equipment vendors and a top smartphone brand, said it registered strong growth in all business segments in the first three months this year a...
Huawei Technologies | Samsung | Zaker Li | 5G network infrastructure | Richard Yu Chengdong | US | IHS Markit | IDC | 5G | Apple | 50% | Shanghai | Chinese | 2020 | 2018 | 260 million | 59 million | 179.7 billion | 5 | 10 | 1.3 | 26.8 billion | 39 | 250 million | 8 | 5 | 50 | 39.3 million | 50 | US$26.8 billion | 179.7 billion yuan | 2018 | 2020
Dear readers, We continue our in-depth coverage of the action in Southeast Asia.
Bytedance, the parent company of short-video app TikTok, which recently got banned in India, remains “very optimistic” and plans to pump US$1 billion in its operations in the country over the next...
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It was two twenty eight in the morning as I watched charged up, along with the world, when the simple four-foot putt went in.
Last week, Lisa Su, CEO of AMD, put a tweet via her official account, giving gamers an idea of the hardware that Sony’s next-generation PlayStation 5 (PS5) will reportedly be rocking.
For those who are following the Mortal Kombat series, you’ll know that the 11th entry of the series is due to be released tomorrow, 23 April 2019.
Sri Lankan authorities turned off most social media after Easter Sunday attacks killed hundreds of people, a lightning fast reaction that reflects distrust in the capability of American internet companies to control harmful content.
China’s national library to archive 200 billion Weibo posts in project to preserve country’s digital heritage
Sina, which had 462 million active users on Weibo at the end of 2018, was chosen as first partner for the initiative because of its enormous trove of data.
Weibo | National Library of China | Twitter | Library of Congress | Rao Quan | Web archiving | Data | Sina.com | Internet | Internet platforms | Chinese | Academics | US | Facebook | 2006 | 22 | 210 million | 200 billion | 462 million | 2018 | 200 billion | 2017 | December 2017 | 2006 | 2018 | April 22
Maxis expands its home fibre broadband service with new speeds of 300Mbps (megabits per second), 500Mbps and 800Mbps for RM149, RM219 and RM299 respectively.
US auto sales may be slowing, but carmakers have high hopes for luxury vehicles, which are imbued with increasingly sophisticated gadgetry and sex appeal to seduce a new generation of millionaires.
Wimbledon is slowly hauling itself into the 21st century.
Hotlink is currently undergoing a system upgrade, leaving some users unable to reload credit, buy mobile data passes, and make payments using their credit.
Recent data breaches, including one where details of HIV patients were leaked, won’t hold back Singapore’s efforts in testing and investing in the latest technology to build what it termed as a “Smart Nation”.
British football fans should be wary of rooting for their team by making them a password.
Liverpool | National Cyber Security Centre | British | Ian Levy | Manchester United | Everton | Arsenal | Chelsea | Britons | 50cent | 15% | Tigger | Eminem | Premier League | Pokémon | CYBERUK 2019 | Glasgow | Bloomberg | 70% | 23.2 million | 21 | 2019 | 123456 | 15 | 500 | 000 | 50 | 2021 | 70 | 42 | 350 | 000 | 2019 | 2021 | April 21
Facebook Inc’s head of global affairs said the social-media company is willing to explore ways to exempt some European parties and EU elections from its rules about online political advertising, the Financial Times reported.
China's press and publication regulator has issued new rules on applications for publishing online games in China, signalling a possible acceleration in the handing out of formal approvals.
Washington Post says discussions between Facebook and Federal Trade Commission officials about the company’s data-handling lapses have touched on instituting some sort of oversight for company CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Facebook | Discussions | Mark Zuckerberg | Washington Post | WASHINGTON | Cambridge Analytica | US Federal Trade Commission | CEO | RM92.98mil | Harvard | Menlo Park | California | US | Google | Apple | Safari | 22.5mil | 87 million | 2031 | 2012 | 2004 | 2.3 billion | 2011 | 19 | 98mil | RM92.98mil | US$22.5mil | 2012 | 2031 | 2011 | 2004 | April 19
The Samsung Galaxy M10 has finally arrived in Malaysia and like the M20, it’s only sold online.
More than five years ago, YotaPhone was one of the first smartphone makers to come out with a dual-display device.
YotaPhone | YotaPhone 2 | Snapdragon | HD | Cayman Islands Supreme Court | Hi-P Singapore | Snapdragon 800 | Russian | Malaysia | Pro 7 | Meizu | Vivo NEX Dual-Display Edition | Nubia X | Huawei Mate X | 32GB | 2GB RAM | Samsung Galaxy Fold | 5 | 2 | 126 million | 2 | 699 | 2 | 2 | 400 | 32 | 7 | 75 | 000 | 4.7 | 800 | 2.2 | RM1 | 699 | US$126 million
Last week was a rough time for Samsung as early Galaxy Fold review units had started to show problems especially when its protective layer was peeled off.
After the launch of Google Glass and Snapchat’s Spectacles that failed to live up to the hype created, there has been multiple brands trying to penetrate the “smart glasses” market.
Honestbee, a regional grocery and food delivery service headquartered in Singapore, is facing turbulence.
Pakistan-based online booking platform Bookme raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-series A funding round led by local venture capital firm Lakson Investments Venture Capital (LIVC). The startup pla...
While much of Southeast Asia has embraced Huawei as the preferred provider of 5G communications equipment, Japan and South Korea seem to be hedging their bets, and India’s implementation of the tech...
Huawei | Japan | 5G communications equipment | United States | Chinese | Southeast Asia | South Korea | India | Taro Kono | Wang Yi | 5G | 5G base stations | 5G procurement process | Xi Jinping | Tokyo | 5G | KDDI Corp | Kazuo Yukawa | Kyodo News | ZTE | Australia | New Zealand | Beijing | G20 | Osaka | NTT Docomo | Asia University | 2010 | 5 | 2010 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 5
Indonesia-based online grocery platform HappyFresh raised US$20 million in a series C round led by South Korea’s Mirae Asset Management and Naver.
HappyFresh | South Korea | Indonesia | Mirae Asset Management | Naver | Southeast Asia | Line Ventures | Grab Ventures | Singha Ventures | Grab Fresh | Singapore | Honestbee | Philippines | MetroMart | Lazada | Redmart | Grab Ventures | HappyFresh | 2015 | September 2018 | US$20 million | 2015 | 2018 | 20 million
In the first update since its Terragraph pilot in Penang, Malaysia, YTL Communications (YES), says peak speeds of well over 170Mbps download and 160Mbps uploads have been achieved in the first seven w...
YES | Terragraph | Malaysia | YTL Communications | 160Mbps | Jagdeep Singh Deo | Georgetown | Penang | 5GB | World Heritage | Singapore | Housing | Government | Campbell Street | Chulia Street | Chulia Street Night Market | Goddess of Mercy Temple | Restaurant Kapitan | Gigabit | WiFi | EXCO | Ed | YTL Terragraph Public WiFi | Town & Country Planning | 12 | 10 | 2016 | 170 | 20 | 350 | 40 | 5 | 1 | 160 | 230 | 4 | 000 | 170 | 5 | 60 | 160 | 15 | Nov 2016 | March 1
It has come to our attention that ViewQwest Malaysia has made some changes to its residential fibre plans.
Sri Lanka was hit by multiple coordinated bombings yesterday which happens to be Easter Sunday, a major celebration for the Christian community.
A British cybersecurity researcher credited with stopping a worldwide computer virus in 2017 has pleaded guilty to developing malware to steal banking information.
Square Enix’s role-playing game Octopath Traveler is officially coming to PC on June 7, the publisher announced.
Huawei is calling for all consumers to join its “Huawei Rewrites the Rules of Photography” annual photography contest. Just take a picture with any Huawei smartphone and stand a chance to win the Huawei P30 Pro, Huawei Nova 4, Huawei Watch GT (46mm Edition) and more.
Huawei P30 Pro | HUAWEI | Huawei Watch GT | Huawei Rewrites the Rules of Photography | Nova 4 | ISO sensitivity | Next Image Awards | AI | US | P30 | 40MP Super Sensing | SuperSpectrum | AI Mode | Mode | Leica Quad Camera System | ISP | ISO | Image Award categories | Image metadata | Life | Abeden Mung | Avani | Sepang | Shutter Speed | F1.6 | Going the Distance | Instagram | US$20 | 000 | 20 | 000 | 1/3436 | 409 | 600 | 46 | 40 | 4 | 6 | 58 | 50
Michael Chui of McKinsey & Co’s global research arm happened to visit the Twin Cities on a snowy day, and he pointed out a self-driving car would have had a rough day here.
Amazon and Google announced they had agreed to allow each other's streaming media applications to work on their platforms, ending a spat over video between the tech giants.
On April 13, at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago, Respawn Entertainment debuted an inspired story trailer for Jedi: Fallen Order, the first major single-player Star Wars game in almost nine years.
Jedi: Fallen Order | Star Wars | Star Wars Galaxies | Respawn Entertainment | Variety | Star Wars Celebration | Chicago | LOS ANGELES | MMO | The Old Republic | Players | George Lucas | Raph Koster | Revenge of the Sith | Collective | Galaxy | World Of Warcraft | LucasArts | Ultima Online | Sony Online Entertainment | Haden Blackman | Edge | Anakin | 9 | 13 | 10 | 2005 | 2005 | 2003 | 10 | 2011 | 2005 | 2005 | 2011 | 2003 | April 13
Pablo Schreiber of prison drama 'Orange Is The New Black' and heist movie 'Den Of Thieves' is to play Master Chief, the faceless supersoldier central to action game franchise 'Halo'.
Halo: Infinite | TV series | Master Chief | Pablo Schreiber | Elite | Quan Ah | Master Chief | Halo 2 | Master Chief Collection | PC package | Halo 4 | Halo 3 | CGI | Halo: Combat Evolved | Master Chief | Showtime | Xbox | Fluir | Jesse Marantz | I Gotta Have You | Outer Colonies | AFP Relaxnews | Yerin Ha | Australian | 2001 | 117 | 2 | 10 | 26 | 3 | 4 | 2001
At the New York International Auto Show this week, Hyundai debuted the third-generation 2020 Sonata equipped with a company first: The Digital Key.
Digital Key | The Digital Key | Hyundai | Sonata | New York International Auto Show | Sonata | NFC Digital Key | Near Field Communication | HyundaiSonata | Vehicle usage | USA | Android | AFP Relaxnews | Bluetooth | 2020 | 2020 | 2020 | 2020 | 2019 | 18 | 1980 | 2020 | April 18 | 2019 | 2020 | 2020 | 2020
People familiar with the matter confided to CNBC that Facebook is working on a voice assistant to complete with Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri.
Glife, a Singapore-based startup that connects farmers with restaurants, announced today that it has raised S$1.6 million (US$1.18 million) in seed funding.
Animals for Young uses animals and technology to fill the gap in teaching children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Zurini Hasbullah, from Kuching, Sarawak, is a regular contributor to the Autisme Malaysia FB page.
Zurini Hasbullah | Mohd Alief Iskandar | Azman Abdul Aziz | Autisme | Malaysia FB | Kuching | Sarawak | Afwan Ali | Pages | Pemulihan Dalam Komuniti | Malaysia | FB page | Community Based Rehabilitation Programme | Scotland | Glasgow | Aberdeen | ABDUL AZIZ | Shah Alam | 39 | 30 | 54 | 47 | 22 | 20 | 20
Chatrooms and online forums can be helpful to parents and families who have been touched by autism and are clueless as to how to handle their situation. But are they all good?
Laid-back farming and life sim 'My Time At Portia' emerges on consoles, star-filled archaeological adventure mystery 'Heaven's Vault' sets sail on PlayStation 4 and PC, and 'World War Z' brings back a horde-based zombie survival formula.
PC | My Time | Heaven's Vault | Punch | Portia | World War Z | PlayStation 4 | Aliya Elasra | Death | Anno 1800 | Industrial Era | Vault | 3D | AI opponents | New World | Sound | Heaven | Stardew Valley | Moscow | Tokyo | New York | Jerusalem | Death | Punch | Left 4 Dead | Vermintide | Focus Home Interactive | AFP Relaxnews | 4 | 4 | 2 | 2 | One | One | 3 | 1800 | 1800
Chinese manufacturer Lenovo is reportedly equipping its upcoming Z6 Pro handset with quad cameras, promising photos up to a record 100 megapixels.
SYED Ahmad Fuqaha wants to turn Malaysians into better, and safer, drivers.
WITH the amount of personal data shared on the internet continuing to grow, some of us are resigned to think that any attempts to maintain online privacy will be doomed to failure.
By now, you’re probably aware of he Notre Dame cathedral fire.
For the past few days, Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya has become the epicentre of the local telecommunication industry by being the host of the 5G Malaysia Showcase.
Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission | 5G Malaysia Showcase | Perbadanan Putrajaya | Kompleks | Gerard Lim | Al-Ishsal Ishak | Bernama | 5G showcase | 5G testbeds | 5G Taskforce | Consumers | 5G network | Cyberjaya | Source | 5G | Malaysian | 5G network | 1 | 2022 | 2 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 4 | 5 | 10 | 000 | 5 | 2021 | 5 | 5 | 2022 | 2021
It’s no secret that battle royale titles such as Fornite, PUBG, and Apex Legends have their fair share of cheaters in-game.
CAIRO, April 21 — Huawei will roll out 5G phone network for the first time during this summer’s Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt’s minister of communications and information technology said today.
While RFID is a contactless way to pay for toll charges, Touch ‘n Go had recently introduced a PayDirect feature which allows you to pay using your eWallet balance when you tap your physical TNG Car...
Touch 'n Go | Touch 'n Go eWallet | RFID | PayDirect | TNG Card | DUKE | Guthrie Corridor Expressway | Klang Valley | PayDirect feature | Duta Ulu-Kelang Expressway | Cheras-Kajang Expressway | Grand Saga Expressway | Maju Expressway | LATAR Expressway | TNG card | Kajang Silk Highway | SILK | Ampang | GCE | Lebuhraya Kemuning -- Shah Alam | KL Elevated Highway | AKLEH | LDP Penchala | Sunway Toll Plaza | Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong | North Klang Straits Bypass | SMART Tunnel | MEX | Grand Sepadu | SmartTAG | Toll fares | MyKad | Android
LOS ANGELES, April 21 — Earth Day is happening this April 22 and Apple commissioned Camp4Collective to shoot a special shot-on-iPhone video.
The next iPhone which could be called the iPhone XI is expected to be announced sometime in September this year.
LONDON, April 21 — At a conference in Scotland next month, Microsoft researchers from the UK will be presenting and demoing the tools they’ve been developing for VR headsets to make the experienc...
Microsoft | VR headsets | Scotland | UK | Unity VR | LONDON | ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems | Redmond | SeeingVR | Progress | World Health Organisation | CHI 2019 | Glasgow | VR accessibility | AFP | Relaxnews | April 21 | 2019 | 2019 | May 4 | 9 | 14 | 2019 | 21 | 2019 | 4 | 217 million | 9
Apple is scheduled to launch the next generation of its operating system, iOS 13, in June during its annual developer's conference WWDC.
The concept and definition of dating is fast changing for the better.
For its next console after the PS4, Sony says it wants to tackle a problem gamers have been struggling with for a long time: load times.
Track space-wasting duplicates (or even triplicates) of files with a dedicated search tool.
UK To Implement Age Verification For Online Pornography; Ruling Goes Into Effect Starting 15 July 2019
The UK government has announced that its age verification laws to prevent minors from viewing pornography will take effect starting 15 July 2019.
While the Epic Games Store exclusivity streak has caused another resurgence of review bombing, Borderlands 3 saw one of the few instances of the opposite happening to balance things out.
Motorola appears to be working on a successor to last year’s Moto Z3, which will aptly be known as the Moto Z4. New information about the phone recently surfaced, and some of it points to some poten...
Motorola | Moto Z4 | Moto Z3 | Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC | OLED display | Pie | 48MP sensor | 5G mods | 5G connectivity | 4GB | 64GB | 128GB | 6GB | 91Mobiles | Android 9 | Z | Source | Quad Pixel | Image | TurboCharge | 3600mAh | 25MP shooter | Hot Hardware | Group Selfie | 3600 | 91 | 128 | 5 | 6 | 9 | 91 | 25 | 48 | 6.4 | 5 | 12 | 91 | 4 | 675 | 64
Seems like there is another round of fibre price war might be going on.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — It appears that Maxis will soon offer even faster speeds for its home fibre broadband service.
Maxis | KUALA LUMPUR | MaxisONE Home Fibre | TV set-top-box | 300Mbps | Amanz | WiFi | Unifi | TM | 500Mbps | 800Mbps | SoyaCincau | WiFi coverage | 500 | 800 | 500 | 200 | 100 | 500 | 300 | 800 | 50 | 800 | 3 | 300 | 300 | 300 | 100 | 100 | 300 | 500 | 800 | 100 | 20 | 300 | RM20 | RM199 | RM299 | RM219 | RM149 | RM129 | April 20
Amazon is one of the world’s most valuable companies.
One composer explains why scoring for games is so much harder than for films.
The infinite choices on streaming services is turning more and more listeners back to the manageable lengths and tactile feel of a good old vinyl. So why is digitalisation creeping into vinyl players?
SAN FRANCISCO, April 20 ― What changes will you be seeing after this week's round of social media platform updates?
Instagram | SAN FRANCISCO | Skype | Twitter | Jane Manchun Wong | Insider build | Avengers | Captain Marvel | Marvel Entertainment | Black Widow | The Avengers: Endgame | Compatibility | Microsoft | YouTube | Scarlet Witch | Twitter | Fire TV devices | Relaxnews | AFP | Amazon | April 20 | 20 | 50 | 40
Facebook collects huge amounts of data about its users. As if this weren't bad enough, we know that the social media company also gives out some of this information to third parties.
It recently emerged that Amazon has teams of employees who listen to some of the things we say to devices powered by the Alexa digital assistant
It was a calm Friday night in Petaling Jaya, when suddenly, our colleague stepped out into our balcony and saw a magnificent sight.
Last month, it was revealed that the social media platform Facebook has been storing nearly 600 million user passwords in plain text.
Launched back in February, YTL Communications and Facebook have collaborated together to deploy Terragraph gigabit wireless network in Penang.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 19 — Google has announced that it is now possible to listen to music from its YouTube Music streaming service on the entirety of its Home range of smart speakers (and, theoretic...
Google | YouTube | Home range | Amazon | SAN FRANCISCO | Assistant | YouTube Music | US | States | Australia | France | Amazon Music | Music Premium | Sweden | Japan | Canada | Mexico | UK | Ireland | Germany | Italy | Spain | Norway | Denmark | Spotify | Relaxnews | AFP | Austria | Netherlands | April 19 | US$9.99 | RM41.40 | 19 | 30 | 9.99 | 40
Walmart, Amazon kick off government pilot to allow shoppers on food assistance to order groceries online.
US Department of Agriculture | NEW YORK | US | Amazon | Walmart | People | Sonny Perdue | ShopRite | EBT | SNAP benefits | Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program | Alabama | Iowa | Maryland | Nebraska | Washington | Oregon | New Jersey | 82% | April 18 | 2017 | US$52bil | RM215.39bil | 38 million | 39bil | 2017 | 18 | 52bil | 82
The government is studying the possibility of introducing an Act on cybersecurity, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
Hotlink customers take note. Maxis has announced that they will be embarking on a system upgrading exercise in two phases and the first phase of upgrades will be taking place next Monday, 22 April 201...
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The Xiaomi Mi 9 is probably the most affordable flagship smartphone that you can get in the market today.
BBM, the chat app formerly known as BlackBerry Messenger, is shutting down next month.
Maxis has just announced that it will be carrying out system upgrade for its Hotlink prepaid services.
Smart devices come in many form and shapes although smart bed is quite rare in the market.
LONDON, April 19 — Alexa was eight when she discovered video games, from racing, solving puzzles and playing out fantasies in virtual worlds.
Alexa | LONDON | Entertainment Software Association | Sony PlayStation | Girls Make Games | US | Newzoo | STEM | Pew Research Centre | 19 | 2018 | 2015 | 135 billion | 174 billion | 2021 | 84 | 22 | 60 | 6 | 000 | 50 | 10 | US$174 billion | RM561 billion | US$135 billion | 2021 | 2018 | 2015 | April 19
Japanese car giant Toyota and investment fund SoftBank Vision Fund unveiled an investment of US$1bil (RM4.14bil) in US company Uber to drive forward the development of driverless ride-sharing services.
Uber | SoftBank Vision Fund | Japanese | Toyota | US | RM4.14bil | Denso | Masayoshi Son | Dara Khosrowshahi | Google | Waymo | SoftBank | Advanced Technologies Group | Eats | Amazon | 14bil | 1bil | 300mil | 3bil | 500mil | 2bil | 16 | 7mil | 333mil | 667mil | US$1bil | RM1.2bil | US$300mil | RM1.3bil | US$333mil | RM2.7mil | US$667mil | RM2bil | US$500mil | RM4.14bil
Starting June, Twitter will be experimenting with a new feature that will let users hide replies to their tweet.
Expert says rain can interfere with high speed 5G, though more towers could overcome the issue.
Tharek Abd Rahman | National 5G Task Force | 5G | Malaysia | Internet | 5G | 5G | Evolution | Revolution | Internet centres | C-band | 700Mhz | 28Ghz | Europe | The Star | Wireless Communication Centre | University Technology Malaysia | Electrical Engineering Department | UTM | 10Gbps | 5G showcase | Pusat | Tharek | Perbadanan Putrajaya | Kompleks | 28 | 5 | 150 | 200m | 6 | 26 | 10 | 5 | 6 | 1 | 5 | 50 | 500 | 10 | 3.5 | 1 | 700 | 30 | 30 | 5 | 5
Porsche AG is exploring joint projects with Chinese technology giants including Tencent Holdings Ltd, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Baidu Inc to expand digital offerings in its largest market and bolster sales.
Samsung has recently introduced the Galaxy A70 and Galaxy A80 which is their new mid-range smartphone that comes with a large 6.7””display.
With the P30 series, Huawei has cemented itself as a formidable brand in smartphone photography but what makes the P30 and P30 Pro such an astonishing tool for taking pictures?
Asia Cybersecurity Exchange (ASIACYBERX), the cybersecurity platform, has come through with its plan to cultivate and nurture more local cybersecurity talent via a RM200 million (US$48 million) Cybers...
Cybersecurity Accelerator Programme | Asia Cybersecurity Exchange | ASIACYBERX | ACE Accelerator Network Sdn Bhd | Malaysia | Jason Zeng ASIACYBERX | Multimedia | Multimedia | ACE Group | National Cyber Security Agency Malaysia | Malaysian Multimedia and Communication Commission | Ministry of Communication | ASEAN | NACSA | Chief Executive Officer | Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation | Ministry of Communications | LGMS | LE Global Services Sdn Bhd | Fong Choong Fook | Bank Negara Malaysia | Read | US$2M pre-Series A | KOKU | Tencent | 2025 | April 2018 | RM200 million | US$48 million | US$2M | 2018 | 20 | 75 | 2M | 48 million | 2025
Following Nepal’s banning of PUBG, it looks like Iraq is following suit, but with a wider net being cast.
If you have been waiting for the second generation Apple AirPods to arrive in Malaysia, we have good news for you then.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 19 — “Millions” of Instagram users had their passwords stored in unencrypted form on internal servers, Facebook said yesterday, raising its original estimate of tens of thou...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — If you’re on TM’s Unifi Basic plan, the unlimited quota promotion has finally come to an end.
Football players in England are backing a 24-hour boycott of social media to demand a crackdown on racial abuse on the platforms.
Fifa | Professional Footballers' Association | England | MANCHESTER | Danny Rose | Instagram | Facebook | Premier League | Twitter | The Associated Press | Tottenham | English | Zurich | Montenegro | Rose | European Championship | 20 | 2016 | 19 | 211 | 9 | 0800 | 18 | 9 | 24 | 2016 | April 18 | Saturday | April 20 | Friday | April 19
Almost instantly after the sparks ignited at Notre-Dame de Paris on April 15 evening, footage of the flames proceeding to swallow the cathedral’s iconic spire spread through social media. And whenever a disaster becomes international news, as we’ve seen time and again, a Silicon Valley mishap is sure to follow close behind.
Tobacco vendors illegally advertise and sell cigarettes on China’s social media and e-commerce platforms
Health watchdog warns that tobacco products are widely available on both social media and online retailers.
Weibo | Beijing Centre for Disease Prevention and Control | China | China | South China Morning Post | Twitter | State Tobacco Monopoly Administration | WeChat | QQ | People | Beijing | Kent | Little Red Book | Marlboro | Esse | South Korean | US | 82 | 1 | 300 | 24 | One | 14 | 30 | Five | 43 | 000 | 10 | 52 | 000
When news began to spread last week that Amazon Music’s long-anticipated free streaming tier was imminent, headlines emerged about its threat to Spotify and Apple Music, with some stories saying that Spotify’s stock price dropped in response to the news.
Global automakers are positioning for a brave new world of on-demand transport that will require a car of the future – hyper-connected, autonomous, and shared – and China may become the concept’s laboratory.
Netflix announced plans April 18 to create a New York City production centre for its original programmes that could lead to thousands of new jobs.
Leica draws fire from online commenters and is censored on Chinese social media platform Weibo; spokeswoman says the advert was not an officially sanctioned marketing film commissioned by the company.
A powerful regulatory authority in New Mexico is requiring the state’s largest utility to bill Facebook US$39mil for a new transmission line construction.
Facebook | New Mexico | US | Public Regulation Commission | ALBUQUERQUE | Public Service Company of New Mexico | Commission members | Greater Kudu LLC | State officials | Bobby Hollis | Menlo Park | California | Albuquerque Journal | Supreme Court | 30 | 0 | 29 | 100 | 85mil | 16 | 34mil | 12mil | 39mil | 5 | RM353.34mil | US$85mil | RM162.12mil | US$39mil | March 29 | April 16
Amazon.com Inc is hoping an ad-supported music-streaming service will help it sell more speakers and other devices that work with its voice-activated Alexa platform.
Nintendo Co shares jumped after China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd won approval to distribute one of the company’s games for its Switch console, a sign the Japanese company may benefit from growth in the world’s largest games market.
Nintendo Co | Tencent Holdings Ltd | Switch console | China | Japanese | Hideyuki Ishiguro | Guangdong | Microsoft Corp | Switch | Switch | PCs | Switch | New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe | Shares | Kyoto | Daiwa Securities Co | Square Enix Holdings Co | Bandai Namco Holdings Inc | Capcom Co | Switch sales | Newzoo | Sony Corp | Hong Kong | US | ADRs | 18 | 3 | 17 | 2 | 2016 | 1 | 2018 | 2018 | April 18 | September 2016
China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is making a second attempt at cracking the Brazilian smartphone market, the fourth-largest in the world, with the launch of two high-end handsets this month, after its cheaper offerings failed to catch on earlier in the decade.
“Night Mode”, which is a dedicated camera mode for low light scenes has been quite a huge deal recently thanks to last year’s Huawei P20 Pro.
BBM, which was one of the most popular messaging services, is finally coming to an end.
Surge, Sequoia India’s new startup accelerator, has revealed the 17 startups that form the first batch of its program.
Sequoia India | Surge | Azani Sport | Indra Gunawan | India | Indonesia | Singapore | Siddharth Suchde | India Azani Sport | Bangladesh | Vietnam | Surge | Bobobox | Siddharth SuchdeCo | Fireside VentureBased | Agaeti | EverhausBased | Genesia | AlphaJWC | Antonius BongCo | Indonesian | US | Collegiate National Championship | Harvard University | 2017 | 2 | 40 | 10 | 88 | 2018 | 17 | 1 | 1.5 million | 36 million | US$36 million | US$1.5 million
In response to the fire that partially consumed the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Ubisoft is giving out Assassin’s Creed Unity for free this week.
In what seems to be a massive recognition to the modern era of digital content distribution, Microsoft recently has revealed the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition.
As promised, OPPO has recently announced the availability of the non-Pro variant for its F11 device.
Uber Technologies Inc said it was rolling out new safety features to help riders avoid fake rideshare drivers, two weeks after the murder of a college student who got into her killer's car mistakenly believing it was her ride.
If you're driving a late model car or truck, chances are that the vehicle is mostly computers on wheels, collecting and wirelessly transmitting vast quantities of data to the car manufacturer – not just on vehicle performance but personal information, too, such as your weight, the restaurants you visit, your music tastes and places you go.
Apple Inc is notorious for keeping what happens in its laboratories a closely guarded secret. But the iPhone maker plans to share openly everything that happens in its newest lab in Austin, Texas.
Almost two decades ago, in a remote Russian city best known for its butter and linen, two brothers shared a bedroom and a Pentium 100-powered computer they used to code their first game.
Dmitry Bukhman | Igor Bukhman | Russian | Pentium | Playrix | Wall Street | AppAnnie | Tel Aviv | Activision Blizzard Inc. | US | Moscow | Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Bank of America Corp | Google Play | Tencent Holdings Ltd | China | Playrix Holding Ltd | RM4.99bil | Newzoo | NetEase Inc | Gardenscapes | Candy Crush | Bloomberg Billionaires Index | China | Japan | Fishdom | Ireland | Ukraine | Belarus | Xonix | Dmitry | Vologda | 2001 | 483 | 1.2bil | 100 | 37 | 3bil | 1 | 100 | 34 | 1.4bil | 99bil | 10 | 82bil | 300 | 30 million | US$3bil | RM5.82bil | US$1.4bil | RM4.99bil | US$1.2bil | 2001
Say goodbye to standing in long lines clutching boarding passes and other travel documents.
Sony is limiting sexual content in PlayStation 4 games by instituting new in-house standards, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Seen by many, yet rarely remembered, videogame trailers are an unheralded intersection between canny craft and glitzy marketing.
AT the launch of the 5G Malaysia Showcase on April 18, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, and Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo arrived in an autonomous car.
5G Malaysia Showcase | Mahathir Mohamad | Gobind Singh Deo | Malaysia | Global Innovation Index | Communications | MSC | Perbadanan Putrajaya | Kompleks | Adik Aishah | China | 5G connectivity | 5G | Multimedia Super Corridor | 5G | World Intellectual Property Organization | INSEAD | Cornell University | 5 | 17 | 18 | 5 | 5 | 2017 | 5 | 30 | 5 | 2018 | 1996 | 35 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 2025 | 2017 | 2018 | 2025 | 1996 | April 18
Videogame sensation Minecraft is on its way to the movies, with a March 2022 date announced and a director chosen.
Minecraft | Peter Sollett | PC game | Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist | Roy Lee | Long Way Home | Vu Bui | Mojang | Battle Royale | Android | Ender Dragon | Overworld | Warner Bros | US | Netflix | NBC New York | The Village | The Path | Microsoft | Ellen Page | Julianne Moore | Freeheld | Steve Carell | The Lego Movie | How to Train Your Dragon | Fortnite | PUBG | The Ring | Just Cause | AFP Relaxnews | First Movie | Hollywood | Michael Cera | Kat Dennings | March 2022 | 2009 | March 4 | 2022 | 2022 | 2009 | 2022 | 4
Guerlain is the latest beauty brand to jump on the augmented reality bandwagon.
Guerlain | Voir | Voir Inc on | Consumers | Rouge G Lipstick | L'Oréal | AI Smart Shade Finder | Natalia Vodianova | LVMH | Nothing | AI | AI Product Recommendations | CDO | Terracotta | L'Essentiel | Jean-Denis Mariani | Perfect Corp | AR | NYX Professional Makeup | Lancôme | ModiFace | AFP Relaxnews | Maybelline | 2.8 million
To help all drivers stay connected, Anker has launched the Roav Bolt, a device that brings the Google Assistant to your car by simply plugging it in the cigarette lighter.
The forthcoming update to macOS (10.15), due September, could bring a new native desktop extension mode allowing Mac owners to use their iPad as an external display, according to revelations from 9to5Mac.
Notable tech leaker OnLeaks has published a tweet revealing a slew of new information about the upcoming OnePlus flagship including the launch date: May 14.
A new revision of the Xbox One console does away with disc drives and instead relies on digital downloads, a relatively low price, and the appeal of an online Xbox Game Pass subscription.
Xbox | Game Pass | Xbox One | PlayStation | Microsoft | US | Minecraft | Sea Of Thieves | Forza Horizon 4 | PS4 | One S | All-Digital | Game | All Digital | Android | Netflix | Nintendo | Pro | Xbox One X | Switch | Xbox Live Gold | Xbox One S | PlayStation Plus | One | 4 | One | 249 | One | 7 | 299 | One | 030 | One | 200 | 237 | One | RM1 | 237 | US$299 | RM1 | 030 | US$249 | May 7
Shortly after introducing the 8GB RAM variant, the Vivo V15 Pro with 6GB RAM is now getting a price cut.
AT THE launch of the 5G Malaysia Showcase on April 18, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, and Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo arrived in an autonomous car.
5G Malaysia Showcase | Mahathir Mohamad | Gobind Singh Deo | Communications | MSC | Perbadanan Putrajaya | Kompleks | Adik Aishah | Malaysia | 5G connectivity | 5G tech demonstrations | Multimedia Super Corridor | 5G | 5G technology | Fourth Industrial Revolution | The Fourth Industrial Revolution | Putrajaya | 5 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 18 | 5 | 5 | 21 | 5 | 18 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 5 | 1996 | April 21 | April 18 | 1996 | April 18
Bread & Kaya: 2018 Malaysia Cyber-law and IT Cases – Fake news, private information & instant messaging
THE change of Government after the 14th General Election saw changes to our sphere of cyber and IT laws.
Government | IT laws | General Election | Government | Noor Farah Kamilah Binti Che Ibrahim | Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 | Star | Merchants | Government | Courts | Act | The Anti-Fake News (Repeal) Bill 2018 | Anti-Fake News Act 2018 | Court documents | 14th General Election | Intellectual Property High Court | House of Representatives | Senate | Sexual Offences Against Children Act 2017 | Defendant | Writ | Court | Plaintiff | The STAR R.AGE Team | Court documents | Maple Sdn Bhd | Rules | Defendant | Statement of Claim | PKR | Kuala Lumpur High Court | WA-22IP | WhatsApp | 2017 | 30 | 2018 | 14 | 233 | 14 | One | 12/2017 | 22 | 50 | 1998 | 2018 | 2012 | 2012 | 2017 | 2018 | 2018 | 1998
FORTINET, a leader in broad, integrated and automated cyber-security solutions, advised organisations in Malaysia to switch to a proactive approach in their networking and security strategies as relia...
RAM Credit Information Sdn Bhd (RAMCI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with CyberSecurity Malaysia to work together to address the growing prevalence of identity theft in the country and to...
YOODO - Malaysia’s first customisable digital mobile service is cementing their place in e-sports with a line-up of gaming centric announcements including the return of the Player Unknown’s Battle...
YOODO - Malaysia | PMNC 2019 | PUBG | PMNC | MOBILE National Championship | Player Unknown's Battlegrounds | Chow Tuck Mun | 20GB | MOBILE game | PUBG MOBILE Club Open | Malaysia | PUBG MOBILE | Finals | Sarawak | Sunway Lagoon | Selangor | Kuala Lumpur | Sabah | Penang | Johor | MOBILE game | Tencent Games | Yoodo Gank Meanwhile | Users | PMCO | 15 | 2019 | 22 | 27 | 20 | 000 | 2019 | 25 | 2019 | 1 | 29 | 20 | 2019 | RM114 | 000 | July 2019 | 2019 | June 29 | June 22 | June 15 | June 1 | May 25 | April 27 | 2019 | 2019
When was the last time you heard of BlackBerry Messenger’s name?
Today marked a new chapter for the telecommunication segment in our country as the 5G Malaysia Showcase has officially opened its doors in Putrajaya earlier today.
5G Malaysia Showcase | Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya | 5G networks | 5G | Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission | Opens | MCMC myMaker Fair | Digital Outlook Series | Perbadanan Putrajaya | Kompleks | Agriculture | Manufacturing | Automotive | Education | Entertainment | Media | National Fiberisation | Connectivity Plan | Healthcare | Public Safety | Smart Cities | 6 | 12 | 5 | 21 | 20 | 5 | 5 | 00 | 00 | 5 | 10 | 5 | 5 | 21 April | 20
LONDON, April 18 — Social media giant Facebook today banned various far-right British groups including the English Defence League from its network for promoting hate and violence.