Articles by: Vernon Chan

Mobile

Samsung Malaysia hands surprise goodies to 55 selected GALAXY S5 owners

Samsung Malaysia hands surprise goodies to 55 selected GALAXY S5 owners

55 selected early adopters of the Samsung GALAXY S5 smartphone were rewarded with special gifts worth RM200 by Samsung Malaysia last Friday, 11 April 2014. The surprise goodies delivered at five selected locations in Klang Valley and Penang in conjunction with the consumer launch of Samsung’s latest flagship.

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Gadgets, Reviews

[Review] Kingston MobileLite Wireless

[Review] Kingston MobileLite Wireless

Kingston is a renowned maker of memory and storage solutions. To meet demands of the mobile consumer, Kingston has released the MobileLite Wireless (MLW), described as a reader, media streamer and USB charger. Multi-talented? Indeed.

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Apps

WeChat goes racing

WeChat goes racing

WeChat, popular social communications app, is proving it isn’t just an app for chatting and exchanging emotions but it can deliver on the entertainment side of things too. Petrolheads may just be thrilled by the introduction of WeChat’s new mobile racing game, WeChat Speed.

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Gaming

Captain America: The Winter Soldier official mobile game released

Captain America: The Winter Soldier official mobile game released

In conjunction with the recent release of the movie in cinemas worldwide, Gameloft has released Captain America: The Winter Soldier – The Official Game on both App Store and Google Play.

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Mobile

Ninetology and Qualcomm reveal AirAsia aircraft livery to mark ASEAN expansion plans

Ninetology and Qualcomm reveal AirAsia aircraft livery to mark ASEAN expansion plans

Ninetology Malaysia has unveiled its strategy and key initiatives to further expand across ASEAN as it looks to hit a revenue target of RM380 million by the end of 2014. The mobile upstart announced a sales revenue of RM180 million and an impressive 12% mobile device market share in Malaysia as of December 2013.

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Apps

Viber 4.1 brings voice calls to Windows Phone 8

Viber 4.1 brings voice calls to Windows Phone 8

Viber has announced the release of Viber 4.1 for Windows Phone 8, making “Viber Out” available to the platform for the first time. Now Viber users have the ability to make affordable voice calls to landlines and phones that do not have Viber.

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Gaming

NZXT introduces Sentry 3 Touchscreen Fan Controller in Malaysia

NZXT introduces Sentry 3 Touchscreen Fan Controller in Malaysia

NZXT, worldwide gaming hardware manufacturer, has introduced the Sentry 3 Touchscreen Fan Controller in Malaysia. The Sentry 3 combines five powerful fan channels with an intuitive UI, providing complete control over a rig’s cooling system with just a swipe of a finger.

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Audio Gear, Reviews

[Review] Jabra Solemate: Music for your soul on-the-go

[Review] Jabra Solemate: Music for your soul on-the-go

In recent years, we’ve seen a rise in portable speaker products, aided by the growth of the mobile smartphone market and the increasingly mobile lifestyle of today’s consumers. Jabra, experts in portable audio solutions, recently introduced its new line of portable speakers – an enhanced second generation Solemate, new Solemate Max and Solemate Mini. Courtesy of Jabra, we’ve had a […]

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Consumer Electronics

LG InnoFest 2014 Asia kicks off today

LG InnoFest 2014 Asia kicks off today

LG Electronics (“LG”) kicked off the third leg of its global InnoFest roadshow in Seoul, South Korea today, 1 April 2014 and as expected, showcased an impressive array of its newest products aimed at the Asian market. The Korean consumer electronics giant impressed hundreds who thronged the show with its diverse line-up of TVs, refrigerators, washing machines, air conditioners and […]

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Apps

Pinterest is now officially in Malaysia

Pinterest is now officially in Malaysia

Jom menge-pin! The much-loved visual bookmarking and social sharing platform – Pinterest – is now officially in Malaysia, and in Bahasa Malaysia, too. Malaysians can now access a BM version of Pinterest via the Pinterest website, iOS and Android apps.

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Computing

Acer TravelMate P645 notebook wins 2014 Red Dot Award

Acer TravelMate P645 notebook wins 2014 Red Dot Award

Acer has added another feather to its award-winning cap as the Acer TravelMate P645 commercial notebook is honoured with the prestigious 2014 Red Dot Award. The notebook was also one of the winners in Acer’s four big wins at the recent 2014 iF Product Design Awards.

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Consumer Electronics

Image credit: LG

LG to showcase new product lines at LG InnoFest 2014 Asia

LG Electronics (“LG”) is set to showcase its diverse portfolio of consumer electronics and home appliance products at the annual LG InnoFest roadshow in Seoul, Korea. The worldwide roadshow kicked off in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) on February 12 and continued to Venice, Italy last month. LG InnoFest, now in its second year, will reinforce LG’s brand identity […]

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