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Looking for a UPS? Here is all you need to know

The current pandemic has undeniably turned the world on its head. What used to be a mere buzzword – Working-From-Home (WFH), is now the norm for you and me today. It may have been yonks since you’ve stepped foot in the office, and perhaps, you have been working in your very own WFH space for a […]

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Gadgets

Not your average extension plug

Just like how we should not compromise our health and safety by staying home, we shouldn’t compromise the safety of our electronic equipment, either. I’m sure, like me, you have extension plugs and multi-point adapters around your home for your various devices. What if I told you that there is an extension plug that also […]

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Gadgets

The relationship between you and your favourite devices

Taking care of our beloved devices is a no brainer, right? You buy them, unbox them, read the manual (OK, not everyone does), plug them in and voila!—it’s ready to go. On the surface, that’s seemingly all there is, but…have you ever wondered about what happens deep inside the wires of our plugs and how it […]

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Tech Talk

Lightning? Power outage? No problem. You’ll never strike out with an APC Easy UPS

Did you know that there are so many factors that can cause disruption to your power supply? I recently learned that shared circuits overloading, motor loads shutting down, operator errors, and natural causes such as lightning are all factors that can lead to your power abruptly shutting off and causing irreversible damage to your equipment!

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Gadgets

Power off but still game on?

Tell me if this resonates with you. You’re about to score that goal; you’re in the thick of World War II action; you’re two turns away from the chequered flag…and then, boom. Your internet connection goes bust. Or worse still you have a power outage. I feel you too, gamers.

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Apps

5 reasons you should claim e-Tunai Rakyat with Touch ‘n Go eWallet

In recent years, Malaysia has seen a rapid rise in digital payments adoption, specifically in the mobile wallet or e-wallet space. Pervasive smartphone penetration, changes in consumer behaviour and a strong government push towards a cashless society have catalysed this growth. Consumers have shown the willingness to embrace new technology and payment methods—boosting e-commerce and […]

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Enterprise

The biggest cloud players in Malaysia: Who’s who?

These days, it’s a rarity to find a business without a cloud strategy in place, or at least using some form of cloud services. As it stands, based on the latest report by Flexera’s RightScale cloud industry research team, 94 percent of enterprises use cloud. Assuming that a business hasn’t taken that important first step, […]

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Enterprise

10 reasons why your enterprise should go cloud, and which cloud player you should go for

What is cloud computing? By definition, cloud computing is the delivery of on-demand computing services—from storage to applications, databases, networking, processing power, analytics and intelligence—delivered via the internet. Today, it is almost impossible to imagine the world of business without cloud computing and cloud services being part of overall business strategy and operations.

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Mobile

Get 2 Galaxy Note10/10+ for the price of 1 with Celcom

Samsung’s best and greatest smartphone for power users is here. The Galaxy Note10 series, for the first time featuring two models: Galaxy Note10 and Note10+, offers a well-rounded package and the best-of-the-best features from Samsung. If you’ve been eyeing this new flagship phone (why not have two?), Celcom has a sweet deal for you.

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Enterprise

Alibaba Cloud primed for market leadership in Malaysia

Mention cloud computing, in the context of IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service), Platform as a Service (PaaS), SaaS (Software as a service) and typically several names pop into mind: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. But there is a fourth player, one that is rapidly moving up the ranks—Alibaba Cloud. In fact, […]