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Malaysian Home Ministry Wants to Set Up Firewall to Filter Online Content, Including YouTube

by Pang Tun Yau · 2 days ago · 42 Comments · 10.5k views


The Malaysian Home Ministry is looking to set up a large-scale firewall that would essentially impact all Malaysian Internet users by filtering content that is deemed culturally unacceptable for Malaysians. This firewall would include websites such as YouTube, and the ministry is said to be working closely with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to ensure the censorship is implemented.

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Prepare your Wallet, the Steam Autumn Sale Begins on 26th November to 1st December

by Andrew Cheng · 2 days ago · 2 Comments · 2.3k views


The Steam autumn sale has been reported to start from the 26th of November to the 1st of December, courtesy of an email from PayPal. Those that have been holding out to purchase any game from Steam, now’s the time to prepare your wallet.

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Hands On: Intel Education Reference Tablet And 2-In-1 Computer

by Farhan · 2 days ago · No Comments · 667 views

Intel Educational Reference 2-in-1 wide

Getting computers into the classroom is one of the goals for Intel, and it is fully prepared to show the world precisely what it intends this future to look like. The Intel Future Showcase provided two separate reference designs that display the technology giant’s vision for mobile educational hardware.

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Intel Outlines Plans For Wireless Charging Technology

by Farhan · 2 days ago · 1 Comment · 755 views

Intel Wireless Charging bowl

Intel expects wireless charging to grow exponentially within the next few years and is currently investing heavily in the technology. A presentation made at the Intel Future Showcase held in Singapore outlined the company’s strategy for wireless charging in the near future; which includes a separate standard from the current popular Qi wireless charging technology.

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Xiaomi Wants to be No. 1 Smartphone Manufacturer in 10 Years; Apple Responds

by Andrew Cheng · 4 days ago · 15 Comments · 10.1k views


Xiaomi’s chief executive and founder, Lei Jun, believes that Xiaomi can best Apple and Samsung to be the world’s number one smartphone manufacturer. For a company that only started in 2010, that’s a very, very bold claim – though it doesn’t appear to be an impossible task.

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(Update: Available Today!) Alienware 13 Gaming Laptop & Area 51 Desktop Available in Malaysia Later This Month

by Pang Tun Yau · 4 days ago · 5 Comments · 6.1k views

Alienware 13 Non-Touch Notebook in Cafe

(UPDATE @ 6:56pm, November 21) Dell Malaysia has confirmed the availability of the new devices, including the Alienware Graphics Amplifier. More below.

Dell Malaysia have announced that the company’s latest range of Alienware products will be coming later this month. Yup, the sexy Alienware 13 and the Area 51 desktop with its out-of-this-world design will both be available in Malaysia in the coming weeks.

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Nexus 6 Encryption Takes a Huge Toll on Performance

by Andrew Cheng · 4 days ago · No Comments · 2.9k views

Nexus 6 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop introduces full device encryption, and for those who are receiving the update by OTA, it won’t be enabled by default. However, devices shipped with Android Lollipop, such as the Nexus 6, will have the encryption turned on by default. In benchmarks done by AnandTech, it seems that full device encryption comes at the price of performance.

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How Apple’s $1B Bet on Small Sapphire Manufacturing Company Went Bust

by Pang Tun Yau · 4 days ago · 3 Comments · 8.6k views


The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were supposed to pack sapphire glass displays. That’s pretty much a fact, but one that eventually did not happen due to a rare – and bizarre – misstep from Apple that ultimately cost the company $1 billion and potentially more in lost revenue of what should have been the first consumer-level smartphone with a sapphire glass display.

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Celebrate The Release of Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire with Kyo’s Game Mart

by Syefri Zulkefli · 4 days ago · No Comments · 1.2k views

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Launch by Kyo's Game Mart

For Pokemon fans out there, today should be a great day for you as it is the release day for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. But if you want to share your excitement with fellow Pokemon fans in conjunction with the release, then you want might want to head on to Berjaya Times Square tomorrow as the local online game retailer, Kyo’s Game Mart will be having a launch event for both games.

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SwiftKey Improves Its Keyboard on Android

by Andrew Cheng · 5 days ago · 1 Comment · 1.1k views


For those who have been having performance issues with the SwiftKey keyboard on your Android device, SwiftKey has just updated its highly popular keyboard to fix these issues. A noticeable boost in general performance and fluidity should be noticeable after the update.

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Corning Gorilla Glass 4 is Much Harder to Break

by Andrew Cheng · 5 days ago · 2 Comments · 3.2k views


Corning has revealed a new version of its Gorilla Glass, dubbed the Gorilla Glass 4. This new glass is said to be tougher and much more resistant to damages caused by drops, which is a huge concern among phone owners.

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[App of the Week] Big Hero 6: Bot Fight

by Huei Song · 5 days ago · 2 Comments · 1.7k views

Big Hero 6 Bot Fight

Can’t get enough of Big Hero 6, the Walt Disney animation that has taken the cinemas by storm since last week? gumi Asia and Disney recently partnered up to release an iOS and Android game titled Big Hero 6: Bot Fight. Available on the App Store and Play Store immediately, the game may look like your regular candy crushing games, but with a twist to it. 

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