[Update] The price has officially been unveiled! Details after the break!
The OnePlus 2 has officially been unveiled. Say hello to a brand new 2016 flagship killer from OnePlus that features the greatest and latest specs, and will be available in SouthEast Asia in the fourth quarter of the year.
For those who followed our Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, you might be aware that we were in Bangkok, Thailand yesterday for a regional-level technical workshop with ASUS. Over there, the company has discussed several topics including the brand new STRIX GTX 980 Ti graphics card that was just released in Malaysia.
Presented by Ken Liu, the company’s Chief Engineer for graphics card, he started the presentation with a rather interesting slide: the release timeline for its three future versions of GTX 980 Ti cards which include the ROG Poseidon, ROG Matrix, and 20th Anniversary Gold Edition.
Malaysian artists, animators, and storytellers will have an opportunity to showcase their work at the upcoming Visual Arts Expo (VAX) held in the Mines International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MIECC) on 21-23 August. Visitors to the expo will also have the opportunity to attend concerts and meet animation industry superstars.
Samsung’s virtual reality headset for its flagship Galaxy S6 smartphone, the Gear VR, is now officially available in Malaysia. The Gear VR Innovator Edition for S6, as it is officially called, is also now available for the public to experience via two roadshows starting today.
First launched in Singapore back in May 2015, Page Advisor is now available in Malaysia. Basically, it is the first “real-time” mobile commerce marketplace platform for home and lifestyle services. The real-time aspect of the service comes in the form of merchants bidding for your job request in real-time. The best part? There’s no limit to the amount of merchants that can bid on your request.
Minecon happened over the weekend, and Minecraft fans had the opportunity to see the direction Microsoft is taking the game. The big news is that there is another version of the game being released, this time for Windows 10. Unlike the current java based Minecraft on the PC, this one is being built from the ground up for Microsoft’s new operating system.
(UPDATE) If you missed out on the early bird promotion, you can still register at a discounted rate! Find out more below.
The world’s leading obstacle race, the Reebok Spartan Race, is coming to Malaysia. Coinciding with the first-ever National Sports Day in Malaysia, the Reebok Spartan Race promises to be yet another challengingly fun race for fitness enthusiasts.
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.
“What in the world are we doing here?”
That was a prevailing thought in the early stages of the Future With Ford, which we attended over the course of this week. But as the keynotes and experiential tours passed, we noticed that the group of global journalists invited were not merely from automotive publications: there were people from economic dailies, radio talk shows, other tech media, and even analysts in global trends. One of the keynote speakers was Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit.
Clearly, this was a different sort of global event.
The Honor 7 has been officially launched in China. Coming in three different variants, the new flagship device has a slew of high-end specifications. These include an all-metal body, a fingerprint sensor, fast charging support, and also Knuckle Sense, which was only available on the Huawei P8 up until now. It will also be powered by a new 2.2GHz octa-core processor: the HiSilicon Kirin 935.