First announced to the world in July 2013 before making its way to Malaysia last year, we reckoned that the original Google Chromecast can now be considered as an aging product. Hence, it is not surprising that Google has unveiled the second generation Chromecast few months ago which we believe might be released into Malaysia very soon.
honor has finally announced the price of the honor 5x and honor 7 Enhanced Edition in Malaysia. The phones were launched two weeks ago, and will go on sale to the public on 16 February for the honor 7 Enhanced Edition and 23 February for the honor 5X. honor will also be holding a trial programme for the honor 5X, where users will be able to spend a whole month with the smartphone before deciding if they want to buy it.
Corsair Malaysia has announced the availability of its Force Series LE SSDs in Malaysia. Corsair’s new SSDs come in four storage variants starting from 120GB up to 960GB. According to Corsair, all of its Force LE SSDs are equipped with the latest TLC – Triple Level Cell – NAND flash memory, which makes them somewhat more affordable compared to other SSDs in the market.
Brightstar has built its strong reputation in Malaysia since 2006 mainly through its phone distribution business for several well-known brands including Apple, BlackBerry, HTC, Motorola, and OnePlus. A week ago, the company has shared a rather curious image on its Facebook page regarding an upcoming but unnamed smartphone.
Valve has announced a partnership with Unity Technologies to bring native SteamVR support to the Unity platfom. The announcement was made in conjunction with the inaugural Vision Summit 2016 and, as a result of this partnership, developers using the Unity platform will be able to access tools to create content for the highly anticipated SteamVR platform.
The overall amount of spam emails dropped in 2015 as cybercriminals begin to switch their focus to using mobile communications to deliver malware. That’s not to say that email spam is going away; it still accounted for 55-percent of all email traffic last year and will likely hover around that mark in 2016.
Google AdWords is making its final move away from Flash, and will soon only work in HTML5. The change is not immediate, as the company is now warning advertisers about its impending policy change. By this time tomorrow, Google will no longer be serving any advertisements in Flash.
While credit and debit card might be a standard payment option at McDonald’s restaurants in certain countries such as US, UK, and Singapore, McDonald’s Malaysia didn’t offer such option even though its close rival KFC has implemented it back in 2008. However, this is going to change soon as we have spotted the payment option at McDonald’s Sunway Pyramid earlier this week.
Gigabyte has unveiled its newest mid-range motherboard dubbed the F2A88X-D3HP. The ATX motherboard is based on AMD’s A88X chipset, which supports FM2+ socket CPUs. Gigabyte mentioned that its newest motherboard is included under the company’s “Ultra Durable” motherboard series, which is said to be, well.. ultra durable.