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MyTeksi to boost nation’s morale with “Happy Packages”

MyTeksi to boost nation’s morale with “Happy Packages”

Everyone’s favourite taxi booking service, MyTeksi, will be doing its bit to spread joy and unite the nation by delivering ‘happy packages’ to passengers. The initiative is part of their #malaysiansunite campaign and it kicks off today (24 July 2014).

July 24, 2014 ×

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Apple halts development of Aperture and iPhoto for OS X

Apple halts development of Aperture and iPhoto for OS X

And so it’s finally done. In one fail swoop, Apple has killed development of both its consumer and pro photo editing suites on OS X – iPhoto and Aperture. Apple had previewed the upcoming Photos app at the recent WWDC. The new Photos app for OS X isn’t due to land on Macs until next year, so users will have […]

June 28, 2014 ×

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Jeremy Kung, TM Executive Director, New Media

No Samba for HyppTV. Total blackout for World Cup 2014

With the exhilarating English Premier League and UEFA Champions League season over, the biggest football and sporting event is looming – the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Rio. Malaysians will be inexplicably glued to their TV sets, those with cable TV that is. For the rest… a trip to the local mamak, or experience a blackout, unfortunately.

May 30, 2014 ×

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MyTeksi goes premium with GrabCar

MyTeksi goes premium with GrabCar

MyTeksi, Malaysia’s #1 taxi booking mobile app recently introduced a new extension to its service – GrabCar, positioned as a premium car service. Now consumers can not only book taxis with convenience, but also ride in uber comfort and safety.

May 28, 2014 ×

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Spotify crescendos to 10 million paid subscribers worldwide

Spotify crescendos to 10 million paid subscribers worldwide

Spotify has announced that it has hit the milestone of 10 million paying customers and more than 40 million active users in 56 markets worldwide. Since 2008, users have created over 1.5 billion playlists, collectively updating over 5 million playlists each day.

May 22, 2014 ×

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Snap, upload and win airtime with FINDIT Photo Contest

Snap, upload and win airtime with FINDIT Photo Contest

FINDIT, Malaysia’s largest digital directory has kicked off a Photo Contest where participants stand towin airtime for submissions. The unique contest helps quickly grow the directory further, and in return, reward users.

May 1, 2014 ×

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Zervit: All-new, hassle-free restaurant booking service

Zervit: All-new, hassle-free restaurant booking service

Are you a foodie? Even if you’re not, what if there was an easy, quick way to make restaurant reservations? Now with Zervit.my you can, via the website or mobile apps available on Android and iOS. Zervit.my is a new service that takes the hassle of making a restaurant reservation and making it as easy as 1-2-3. The entire reservation […]

April 25, 2014 ×

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Viber gets flat new look for iOS 7, comes to BlackBerry 10

Viber gets flat new look for iOS 7, comes to BlackBerry 10

Viber has announced a spanking new redesigned iPhone app for iOS 7, bringing an enhanced user experience to iPhone users. Viber is also now available for BlackBerry 10 for the very first time.

April 24, 2014 ×

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Microsoft makes Office 365 Personal for only RM189.99 per year

Microsoft makes Office 365 Personal for only RM189.99 per year

Microsoft Malaysia last week announced the availability of a new consumer subscription of its cloud-powered productivity suite called Office 365 Personal. Office 365 Personal is targeted at individual users, allowing them to install Office on a single PC or Mac, as well as a tablet device (including iPad). All for RM189.99 per year.

April 21, 2014 ×