Free iflix offer extended for TM UniFi and Streamyx customers

Posted:  February 22, 2017   By:    6 comments   

To add more value to its subscribers, TM had earlier introduced free iflix subscription to all UniFi and Streamyx (4Mbps & 8Mbps) customers for 12 months. The subscription gives you unlimited access to TV shows and Movies for 12 months worth RM96.

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Own a new iPhone every year hassle free from RM115 per month

Posted:  February 22, 2017   By:    10 comments   


This post is brought to you by Celcom NewPhone.

A new year deserves a new phone. If you find it hard to keep up, Celcom is making it easier to own a spanking new iPhone than ever before.

For a fixed monthly fee, you can switch to a new iPhone and have it replaced with a new device every 12 months at no additional cost with Celcom’s NewPhone. There’s no need to worry about trade-ins or resale values.

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Touch N Go’s mobile payment system uses QR codes instead of NFC

Posted:  February 22, 2017   By:    24 comments   

Touch N Go is easily one of the most used cashless payment systems in the country. With its widespread adoption in toll booths, public transports and selected merchants, it’s really hard to escape using it. And it’s a convenient service…for the most part.

Now, the company has begun beta testing their brand new ‘cashless’ mobile payment system, Touch N Go Wallet. The only problem is that I don’t think they fully grasped what made TNG convenient in the first place. Why? Well, this new mobile system uses QR codes and PIN numbers instead of NFC.

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) review: It’s a good phone, but…

Posted:  February 21, 2017   By:    4 comments   

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These days, when you think of buying a budget smartphone, Samsung doesn’t really come to mind. For the most part, their more affordable handsets usually seem to provide far less value than an equivalent one from Xiaomi or honor — at least, on paper. And the same could probably be said of Samsung’s new Galaxy A5 (2017) too.

But, we wouldn’t want to just gush over printed specifications now do we? In fact, I think this year’s Galaxy A5 might be the South Korean tech giant’s most successful mid-range handset yet.

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HP’s Spectre x360 continues being absolutely gorgeous

Posted:  February 21, 2017   By:    No comments   

In recent memory, HP has really impressed when it comes to the build, look and finish of their high-end laptops. I was absolutely enamoured when the company unveiled the then world’s thinnest Spectre 13 and now they’re continuing that trend with the gorgeous update to the Spectre x360.

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First Instagram, then Facebook, now WhatsApp is rolling out with the ‘Stories’ feature

Posted:  February 21, 2017   By:    3 comments   

WhatsApp has announced that there will be a change to its existing status feature. What kind of a change? Well, something along the lines of being able to post pictures or videos that vanish after 24 hours.

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LG G6’s camera promises to offer high-quality wide-angle shots

Posted:  February 21, 2017   By:    No comments   

There are plenty of dual-camera smartphones in the market. However, LG has been doing things differently by offering a secondary lens dedicated for wide-angle shots. This was first introduced on the LG G5, followed by the LG V20. For their upcoming LG G6 flagship, the Korean smartphone maker will continue this trend but they are stepping things up with a better setup.

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Xiaomi to debut its own ‘Pinecone’ processor this month

Posted:  February 20, 2017   By:    8 comments   

The next step in Xiaomi‘s development of their mobile and smartphone business will lie in its own mobile processors. Codenamed ‘Pinecone’, after Xiaomi’s subsidiary of the same name, the company has confirmed that the new chip will be announced in Beijing on the 28th of February 2017.

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ShopBack adding on to their Cashback list for 2nd anniversary

Posted:  February 20, 2017   By:    2 comments   

In accordance to its 2nd anniversary, ShopBack Malaysia has now added Uber to their merchant network, adding on to a list of over 500 other online stores.

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OPPO to showcase its 5X camera photography technology at MWC 2017

Posted:  February 20, 2017   By:    No comments   

OPPO will be having a press event at the upcoming MWC 2017 in Barcelona. Instead of a brand new smartphone, OPPO will be introducing a new camera technology that promises to capture highly detailed images with their “5x” Project.

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