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Mobile

Yes finally says no to WIMAX

Here’s a non-shocker. Yes has shut down its WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access) network. The telco posted a final notice on its official Facebook page as well as via email to inform customers that their WiMAX accounts have been automatically suspended from 2PM onwards as of 30 September 2019.

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Mobile

Webe quietly rolls out wireless broadband at MYR59/month

Right before the Christmas holidays, webe has sneakily revealed a data-only wireless plan – webe broadband — for just MYR59/month. As you know, the TM-wireless-telco-formerly-known-as-P1’s unique proposition from the beginning is one single unlimited plan for all. Looks like the new kid on the block is expanding its horizons.

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Mobile Tech Musings

TM-P1 deal: Good plan but still a long, winding road ahead

  Last week, one of the most talked about stories in the tech space was Telekom Malaysia buying a 57% stake in Green Packet’s wireless broadband business, Packet One Networks (P1).

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Tech Talk

P1 Head Honcho Michael Lai Resigns

This just in. According to PC.com, CEO of Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (“P1”), Michael Lai, has resigned, citing personal reasons. Taking over the helm of the 4G operator, is Green Packet Group Founder, CC Puan.

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Tech Talk

P1 CEO Michael Lai Awarded ICT Personality of the Year

Malaysian telecommunication sector’s “Mr Nice Guy” Michael Lai, CEO of Packet One Networks Sdn Bhd (P1), has been awarded the ICT Personality of the Year at the 2012 PIKOM Leadership Awards recently. The award is conferred to individuals who demonstrate exemplary growth and performance in the ICT industry as well as possess a track record […]

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Mobile

P1 Officially Rolls Out 4G Services in Sabah

Packet One Networks (P1) has officially launched its 4G broadband service in Sabah, starting with capital Kota Kinabalu. The launch was officiated by the Deputy Minister of Information, Communications and Culture, YB Datuk Joseph Salang. [ad#Google Adsense 336×280]   P1’s foray into Sabah is expected to be an aggressive one as the 4G WIMAX operator intends […]

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Mobile

P1 launches new MiFi MF230 with “The Dark Knight Rises” Movie

P1, the 4G wireless broadband pioneer, has launched its much-awaited new MiFi MF230 device together with “The Dark Knight Rises” movie blockbuster. The pocket-size personal WiFi modem is targeted at users with two or more devices. [ad#Google Adsense 336×280]   The P1 MiFi can share a broadband connection to six devices – five via WiFi and […]

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Mobile

P1 Rolls Out Cheapest Mobile Broadband Plan – WIGGY 39

Are you a lightweight mobile broadband user? Do you constantly look for a WiFi connection at shopping centres and cafes just for light surfing and updating your Facebook or Twitter? If you are, then Malaysia’s first and leading 4G wireless broadband service provider, Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd or P1, has a value proposition for […]

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Mobile

YES 4G goes east

Malaysia’s second WIMAX operator, YES 4G, recently announced that it has expanded its sales network to Malaysia’s East Coast. The sales network comprises over 37 authorised retailers and distributors covering Pahang, Terengganu and Kelantan. Launched in November 2010, YES has quickly grown to over 380,000 subscribers, impressive for a provider barely a year old. With […]

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Mobile

IDC study: YES 4G network one of the most advanced in the world

A recent IDC study has revealed that the YES 4G network and its services are one of the most advanced in the world. IDC added that the YES 4G’s WIMAX-based network is perfectly designed to meet the demanding explosion in mobile data usage, and is a model wireless network for the future. The study looked […]