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Computing

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now in Malaysia

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now in Malaysia

The ‘notebook replacement’ device is now in Malaysia. Get your credit cards ready.

September 2, 2014 ×

Apple

This is what Jennifer would do to the hacker who leaked the photos.

iCloud hack: Python script used to exploit Find My iPhone service

A Python script freely available on Github may have been used in the iCloud hack that exposed explicit photos of celebrities including those of Jennifer Lawrence.

September 2, 2014 ×

Apple

Credit: Salon

iCloud hack: Nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and celebrities exposed

Yikes. An iCloud hack has left some nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebs on the web.

September 1, 2014 ×

Apple

Welcome to the Apple mothership, Anand

AnandTech founder Anand Shimpi quits journalism, joins Apple

In a shocking move, AnandTech founder Anand Shimpi has announced he’s quitting journalism to join Apple.

September 1, 2014 ×

Computing

Lenovo rolls out new entertainment notebooks and AIOs

Lenovo rolls out new entertainment notebooks and AIOs

Lenovo has rolled out five new additions to its family of AIO (all-in-one) desktop computers and notebooks – feature-packed, multimedia powerhouses like the Lenovo Y50-70, Z50-70 and Flex 2 (14 and 15-inch).

August 30, 2014 ×

Mobile

Maxis introduces “Malaysian Family” greeting cards to spread Merdeka cheer

Maxis introduces “Malaysian Family” greeting cards to spread Merdeka cheer

57 years ago, a little kid called Malaya pried its arms away from her guardians and said, “Merdeka! Merdeka! Merdeka!” Many things have changed, for the better. Malaysia, now all grown up – is colourful, diverse, flawed. But imperfect as we are, we’re still one big extended family. In the spirit of Merdeka, Maxis released a YouTube film entitled “It’s […]

August 30, 2014 ×

Mobile

Wiyo international Pocket Wi-Fi rental now in Malaysia

Wiyo international Pocket Wi-Fi rental now in Malaysia

Hong Kong-based Wiyo (pronounced “Wai-Yo”) has made an entrance to Malaysia. If you’ve been abroad for business or leisure, you may have encountered problems getting connected to the internet or face shocking roaming fees when you get home. Admit it, you’ve been there. With Wiyo, though, you’re assured of fast, convenient connectivity with a predictable, flat fee.

August 28, 2014 ×

Mobile

OnePlus One makes explosive exit in owner’s pocket

OnePlus One makes explosive exit in owner’s pocket

Here’s some sizzling news. OnePlus One‘s explosive claim to fame has been their unorthodox marketing methods but nobody expected the popular device to be literally ‘explosive.’ A customer and fan of the mobile brand recently reported that his OnePlus One device blew up in his back pocket.

August 27, 2014 ×

Mobile

Buy the Xiaomi Redmi 1S from Lazada at 3pm, 27 August 2014

Buy the Xiaomi Redmi 1S from Lazada at 3pm, 27 August 2014

At exactly 3pm tomorrow (27 August), doors will be open on Lazada Malaysia for the sale of the hot-selling Xiaomi Redmi 1S. If you’ve been wanting to buy the Redmi 1S but haven’t been able to (we know, out of stock right?), well, here’s another avenue for you to grab your favourite device.

August 26, 2014 ×

Mobile

A selfie before she smokes you on the circuit

Female racer Leona Chin is Malaysia’s Sony Xperia C3 #PROselfie advocate

I admit I still have reservations about a purpose-built ‘selfie’ smartphone, but Sony seems to think it’s a good idea. With the Sony Xperia C3 launched last month, Sony took it a step further by posing a challenge to top personalities from six different countries. These personalities took selfie-taking to extreme, and the result of their endeavours? The #PROselfie collection.

August 26, 2014 ×

Mobile

A journey with Joanne Yew? Wouldn't miss it for the world. #livelifeloud

Win a Hotlink #LiveLifeLoud journey across Penang with Joanne Yew

Malaysia is undoubtedly a beautiful country, so in conjunction with the upcoming Merdeka celebrations, Hotlink has kicked off its ‘Malaysia Saya’ contest, which offers customers a chance to discover the country’s hidden gems with two of Malaysia’s favourite personalities – Joanne Yew and Marina Mahathir.

August 25, 2014 ×

Gaming

Blizzard’s Hearthstone brings free-to-play fun

Blizzard’s Hearthstone brings free-to-play fun

If you’re a gamer, then the name Blizzard would ring a few bells. If it doesn’t, perhaps you’ve been dabbling a little too deep into World of Warcraft, Diablo III or StarCraft 2. Well, the bringer of epic games has just repurposed its mana and conjured up its first ever free-to-play game – Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft.

August 25, 2014 ×