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Photo Essay: Microsoft Celebrates The Launch of Windows 10 In Southeast Asia

by Chief Chapree · 7 hours ago · No Comments · 120 views

Windows 10 Regional Launch

A mainstay in personal computing world since 29 years ago, Windows entered into a new era last week with the release of Windows 10 to millions of PC throughout the world on 29 July. The launch center for Southeast Asia took place in Singapore as it was one of 13 cities throughout the world to receive an official launch event for the new operating system on the same day it goes public.

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The Newbie Guide To The International Dota 2 Championship 2015

by Farhan · 4 days ago · 3 Comments · 3.4k views

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Astro has confirmed that it will be screening The International Dota 2 Championship 2015 (TI5), and this will very likely bring in a large number of viewers who have no idea what’s going on. Fortunately, we are here to provide a short primer on what is going on and who to cheer for.

*Note: experienced Dota 2 can safely bookmark this to share with your friends/parents/relatives/people at the mamak/noobs who ask too many questions in the middle of a match.

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Spec Sheet: Motorola Moto X Style & X Play vs 2015 Flagship and Snapdragon 615 Smartphones

by Huei Song · 6 days ago · 1 Comment · 2.9k views

Moto X Style vs 2015 Flagship Android Smartphones

Two days, two new phone announcements. Just after comparing the brand new OnePlus 2 to the 2015 flagship smartphones, Motorola announced two new Moto X smartphones – a mid-range Snapdragon 615-powered Moto X Play, and a flagship Moto X Style that brings pure Android to users. So how do these two devices compare to other devices within their range?

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Get To Know Windows 10: Productivity Boost Through Microsoft Edge, Snap, and Virtual Desktop

by Chief Chapree · 1 week ago · 4 Comments · 2k views

Microsoft Edge - Windows 10

We are now two days away from the public release of Windows 10 on 29 July and while this will not be the last time you’ll hear about the operating system on our site , it is now time for the final part of our Get To Know Windows 10 series. For the final piece of the series, we are going to slightly broaden our discussion and are taking a look into productivity with the help of several new features within the operating system.

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Prepaid SIM Packs with Free Basic Internet: U Mobile Power Prepaid, Digi Smart Prepaid, Xpax Magic SIM and #Hotlink

by Huei Song · 2 weeks ago · 24 Comments · 6.9k views

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Now that U Mobile has finally joined the Big Three telcos in offering prepaid packs with free basic internet, how does it stack up against the rest? Check out a comparison below.

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Get To Know Windows 10: Windows Continuum…What’s That?

by Chief Chapree · 2 weeks ago · 1 Comment · 3k views

Windows Continuum for Windows 10 PC

Welcome to yet another edition of our Get To Know Windows 10 series and for those who are new to the series, so far we have covered two topics: the new Start Menu, and Windows Hello. Now that we are only a week away from the official global release of Windows 10, the timing is rather right to discuss yet another new feature in the operating system called Windows Continuum.

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How Uber Is Planning To Build A Better Ridesharing Community In Malaysia

by Farhan · 3 weeks ago · 3 Comments · 2.5k views

uberX vehicles and partner drivers

Ride sharing service Uber has once again been dragged into the limelight, although the timing of the news is rather suspicious. We recently had a chance to sit down with Leon Foong, General Manager and Head of Operations for Uber Malaysia, before the latest round of protests and pronouncements against the legality of Uber in Malaysia to hear about its latest plans for the country. Plans that included a new programme to attract more drivers that kicked off at exactly the same time as the latest round of protests from taxi drivers. Hmm.

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Get To Know Windows 10: Meet Windows Hello, The Biometric-Based Guardian For Your Device

by Chief Chapree · 3 weeks ago · 3 Comments · 2k views

Windows Hello

Welcome back to our Get To Know Windows 10 series which kicked off last week by taking a look at the new Start Menu that is one of the latest features in Windows 10. This week, we are going to discuss about Windows 10’s offering of a more personal and natural experience. A classic example of this is in a new feature in the operating system called Windows Hello which is a secure way to access a Windows 10 device.

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#DendaJar: OPPO R7 Lite at Malaysian Launch Event Turns Out To Be The Higher Spec R7

by Chief Chapree · 4 weeks ago · 8 Comments · 2.5k views

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[UPDATE (945PM)]: We have finally obtained OPPO Malaysia’s side of the story. Learn more here.

As per our report earlier today, we discovered that the R7 Lite that OPPO showcased at its Malaysian launch event last night might not be the smartphone that the company claimed it to be. Upon further investigation, it turns out that our suspicion is indeed spot on: it was actually the higher spec R7 which will not be released in Malaysia.

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Get To Know Windows 10: The Return of Start Menu

by Chief Chapree · 4 weeks ago · 7 Comments · 4.3k views

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One of the new things that Microsoft has promised to users once Windows 10 arrives into the market later this month is the sense of familiarity. Apart from retaining the desktop and taskbar,  the company is also trying to accomplish this is by reintroducing the  Start Menu once again which has been a staple of the Windows operating system from Windows 95 until it was noticeably missing from Windows 8 in favour of the Start Screen.

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Prepaid Plans with Free Basic Internet: Digi Smart Prepaid vs. Xpax Magic SIM vs. Maxis #Hotlink

by Huei Song · 1 month ago · 6 Comments · 7.3k views

Digi Smart Prepaid vs Magic SIM vs Hotlink

Now that Digi has introduced a new Smart Prepaid that offers free basic internet at 64kbps, how does it compare to the others who have a similar prepaid option – #Hotlink and Xpax Magic SIM? Check out our comparison tables right after the break.

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Photo Essay: A Visit to Ford’s Research and Innovation Centre in Silicon Valley

by Pang Tun Yau · 1 month ago · No Comments · 384 views

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Last week, we were invited to the annual Further with Ford conference, comprising of a series of keynotes and tours that revolve around a lofty theme: the future. We heard and saw plenty of Ford’s research findings on future trends, as well as an interesting convergence between the automotive and the technology industries. This was especially evident when we were invited to the company’s new Research and Innovation Lab. Here’s a glimpse of what we saw at the company’s state-of-the-art facility.

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