For the month of Ramadhan, SOCAR has introduced a new Buka Puasa Stress-Free pass promo where you can rent a car overnight with petrol included for a low flat fee. This lets you pick up a car before Buka Puasa and you can return it the next morning for as low as RM20 (excluding GST).
It was recently revealed that MCMC had instructed Malaysian telcos to block undi.info, a live election results site, for a couple of hours. Project Sinar had closely monitored several election and political related websites have shown evidence that undi.info was blocked on TM and Maxis via DNS hijacking.
Last Friday, MCMC had issued a statement on the matter and they acknowledged that a blockade was issued due to “complaints received”.
For those looking for a different kind of flagship smartphone, the Mi MIX 2S is coming to Malaysia very soon. This is Xiaomi’s ultimate flagship smartphone that comes with a notch-less full-screen display and it has a pair of AI-enhanced dual-cameras that’s apparently on par with the iPhone X.
UPDATE: honor has issued a statement in regards to the leaked document between Huawei and Shopee.
The honor 10 is a flagship killer that will undercut many smartphones priced beyond RM3,000. The specs are quite similar to the Huawei P20 and we did mention that it will priced under RM2,000. So how much exactly will it cost? Ahead of its Malaysian launch event that’s taking place this coming Tuesday, a leaked document has revealed its local pricing.
Apart from the ASUS ZenFone Max Pro that’s launching in Malaysia very soon, the Taiwanese smartphone maker is finally introducing their ZenFone 5 series in Malaysia as well. Revealed at MWC 2018, this is their premium smartphone lineup that looks like an iPhone X.
The new Malaysian Government has just revealed its full cabinet lineup. Taking the helm of the Communications and Multimedia Ministry is Gobind Singh Deo, the Member of Parliament for Puchong. The swearing-in ceremony is scheduled to take place next Monday, 21 May.
After the OnePlus 6, the next flagship smartphone to launch is the HTC U12+. Ahead of its 23 May event, The full spec sheet and official images have surfaced thanks to serial leakster Evan Blass and Roland Quandt.
Late last year, Samsung had released a Galaxy Note8 video that basically tells iPhone users to grow up. Somewhere between the scenes, you’ll notice a guy with a “notch” haircut which is a clear jab at the iPhone X.
Last Wednesday evening was quite a tense as Malaysians are eager to find out who won GE14. Since the official numbers were not released as quickly as expected, many had relied on online sources to keep tabs on the results.
One of such sites is undi.info which was managed by MalaysiaKini. Halfway through the night, the site suddenly became inaccessible and it had to be accessed through an alternative link. According to SinarProject, they have discovered attempts to restrict access to undi.info for a couple of hours.
The Malaysian Government had recently announced that GST will be zero-rated beginning of next month. With about two weeks to go, it appears that it is better to hold your smartphone purchases as it could be cheaper when the GST rate is reduced from 6% to 0%.
If you can’t wait, Huawei Malaysia has just announced a 6% off promo which will be kicking off starting tomorrow.