Camera Shootout: honor 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 edge (And honor 6 Plus)

by Andrew Cheng · 3 days ago · 6 Comments · 4.7k views


Mobile photography has come a long way; it’s amazing how much smartphone cameras have improved over the years. While we were in London for the European launch of the honor 7, we brought along the honor 6 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S6 edge to the trip. And, thanks to honor Malaysia which passed us a review unit of the honor 7, we decided to do a quick camera shootout.

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The Complete List of Postpaid Plans in Malaysia

by Huei Song · 1 week ago · 16 Comments · 13.9k views


Now that Maxis has finally revamped its MaxisONE postpaid plans to offer more data than before while maintaining the same unlimited calls and SMS to all networks, how does it compare to the rest of the postpaid plans in the market?

Here’s an updated list of postpaid plans offered in Malaysia by the four major telcos in the country – Maxis, Celcom, Digi and U Mobile.

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Why Aren’t More People Using Apps for Smart Commuting?

by Pang Tun Yau · 3 weeks ago · 14 Comments · 5.6k views


We live at such an exciting period. The smartphone industry is at its most exciting in recent memory, and intense competition means a decent device can be purchased for not a lot of money. At the same time, innovations by future-thinking individuals are ensuring you can do so much more with just a smartphone.

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Is the 2015 MacBook Pro the Ultimate Portable Laptop?

by Andrew Cheng · 3 weeks ago · 64 Comments · 11.6k views


I used to be a Windows-only guy. If you asked me a few months back if I would ever get a MacBook over any Windows laptop, I would’ve glared at you…intensely. Never in my lifetime would I imagine using a MacBook as my daily driver.

All of that went out the window (pun intended) after spending some time with my 13-inch MacBook Pro.

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Five Geeky Things You Should Do When In Melbourne

by Farhan · 4 weeks ago · 2 Comments · 4k views


Muggles travelling to Melbourne may find many things to do; like soaking up the city’s vibrant coffee culture and strolling along the beaches of St Kilda. However, we geeks are of a different breed and we’re sure there are countless more who want something more than doing just the “touristy stuff”. Fortunately, Melbourne, the capital city of the Australian state of Victoria has more than a few events and things you can do throughout the year to entertain the discerning geek.

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

by Chief Chapree · 1 month ago · 1 Comment · 1.5k 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 · 1 month ago · 3 Comments · 4.1k views


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 · 1 month ago · 1 Comment · 3.2k 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 month 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 · 1 month ago · 25 Comments · 7.8k views

U Mobile Power Prepaid vs Digi-Smart-Prepaid-vs-Magic-SIM-vs-Hotlink-600x375

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 months ago · 1 Comment · 3.1k 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 · 2 months ago · 3 Comments · 2.6k 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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