Panasonic, the makers of the famous Toughbook line of rugged and semi-rugged mobile computers, has announced the availability of three new models for the Malaysian market. The company also opened a new Toughbook configuration centre in Johor, which will serve the entire South East Asian region.
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.
uTorrent is one of the most popular torrent clients in the world, and the developers are looking towards changing its revenue model. There is no clear announcement yet, but a forum post by the devs indicate that the team is looking for a way to fund development of the client without resorting to ads.
Get ready for a smartphone with greater focus. All will become clear on 02.09.2015. pic.twitter.com/Mm7HjWKojA
— Sony Xperia GB (@sonyxperiagb) August 24, 2015
Sony recently posted a teaser for its IFA 2015 event, which will be happening on 2 September 2015. The teaser image doesn’t unveil much, but it is believed that the company will finally launch the Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact that we’ve been reading about.
Samsung will be holding a roadshow for its upcoming Galaxy Note5 and S6 edge+ next week, but today the company has unveiled the retail prices of both its latest flagship phablets.
A sixteen-year old Canadian citizen has claimed that he has created a search engine that produces results 47-percent more accurate than what Google can achieve. The personalised search engine attempts to understand the meaning behind the search terms before matching it to a user’s personality and then displaying results.
Windows 10 has been banned by several torrent trackers in a strange twist to the P2P file sharing story. This was supposedly done due to the fear that Microsoft’s newest operating scanning the contents of hard drives and deleting all torrents it discovers. Not that Windows 10 is actually capable of doing anything of the sort.
We’ve been seeing various reports about BlackBerry working on Android smartphones, and it looks like apart from a new device, BlackBerry Venice, the company might also bring it to existing devices like the BlackBerry Passport. A recent video shows the BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition running on Android 5.1 Lollipop.
If I were to ask Malaysians who are the top five Android smartphone makers, chances are LG is not one of them. And that’s a pity, because this other South Korean electronics giants have been making pretty impressive phones for years, starting from the G2 in 2013. The main reason, of course, was simply because LG does not see Malaysia as a key market – its 2014 G3 flagship only started selling in Malaysia in late December last year.
This year, rather surprisingly, LG has decided to bring in its latest flagship, the G4, to Malaysia in a timely fashion. And now that we’ve got our hands on a review unit, how does it compare against the top-tier flagship smartphones?
If you’ve been wanting to get the 4GB RAM variant of the Asus ZenFone 2, you might be looking to pay RM100 extra now. A quick check on Asus Malaysia’s online store showed that the price increase has already taken effect. The new prices for the top-of-the-line 32GB and 64GB models of the ZenFone 2 are now RM1,199 and RM1,399 respectively.