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Tech Musings

MNOs vs OTTs: A shootout at ‘mobile Corral’ [Part 1]

MNOs vs OTTs: A shootout at ‘mobile Corral’ [Part 1]

Over the last year, there has been a considerable amount of interest in applications that make use of the faster broadband connections that a lot of us now have via the fibre connections, thanks to service providers like Maxis, Time dotCom and Telekom Malaysia.

by × April 12, 2014 × 0 comments

Mobile, Reviews

George Hashim of Tecprotec and Jasmine Lee of U Mobile, flanked by U Mobile team members.

U Mobile introduces U CARE Plus 8 mobile device insurance & protection plan

U Mobile continues to show its dynamism and creativity with the introduction of the U CARE Plus 8 plan, a comprehensive mobile device insurance and protection plan in partnership with Tecprotec.

by × March 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Mobile

U Mobile’s ‘#thebestfree Tengok Bola Viewing Party’ continues to bring love for football closer to home

U Mobile’s ‘#thebestfree Tengok Bola Viewing Party’ continues to bring love for football closer to home

Cardiff City FC, Liverpool FC and football fans alike gathered for an evening of fun, food and football at U Mobile’s ‘#thebestfree Tengok Bola Viewing Party’ held at The Boulevard, Berjaya Times Square, last Saturday. U Mobile is the official telco partner for Cardiff City FC and the running ‘Road to Cardiff’ campaign gives U Mobile customers a chance to […]

by × March 27, 2014 × 0 comments

Sports

The Music Run by AIA: Running for fun with Hotlink

The Music Run by AIA: Running for fun with Hotlink

Run, walk, dance and most importantly, have fun. That was the order of the day at the world’s first The Music Run by AIA, the most unique running experience ever held in Malaysia. The exciting 5km fun run took place at Selangor Turf Club in Sungai Besi on Sunday, 23 March 2014. Maxis’ prepaid service, Hotlink, was the Official Telco Partner […]

by × March 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Mobile

Jason Ooi, first to get the iPhone 5s at the SS2 DiGi Store. Image credit: DiGi

DiGi Launches iPhone 5s & 5c at Five DiGi Stores

DiGi Telecommunications (“DiGi”) is one of three big telcos in the country to have a midnight ‘launch’ of the new Apple iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c smartphones. The yellow telco is offering the iPhone 5s from as low as RM965 with a iDiGi 138 plan, and the iPhone 5c is free with the iDiGi 238 plan.

by × October 31, 2013 × 1 comment

Food, Mobile

U Mobile Connects Lives Through The Love of Food

U Mobile Connects Lives Through The Love of Food

This may be an all-defining statement. Malaysia IS food. As you may know, U Mobile is the official mobile operator for this year’s Malaysia International Gourmet Festival (MIGF) 2013. The young telco is committed to connecting people and lives, and what better way to achieve that than by supporting the vibrant gastronomical and F&B scene in Malaysia.

by × October 30, 2013 × 0 comments

Mobile

[Review] Maxis’ New #Hotlink: Can Mobile Internet Really Be Free?

[Review] Maxis’ New #Hotlink: Can Mobile Internet Really Be Free?

Just several weeks ago, Maxis unveiled the new #Hotlink, a re-think and re-boot of its prepaid service. The new #Hotlink is the nation’s first and only prepaid plan that gives users continuous free basic internet. Yes, free internet. Anytime, anywhere. I took the new prepaid plan to the test.

by × October 20, 2013 × 23 comments

Mobile

U Mobile Offers GALAXY Note 3 From RM1,169

U Mobile Offers GALAXY Note 3 From RM1,169

U Mobile is now offering the new Samsung GALAXY Note 3 as part of its device portfolio. The GALAXY Note 3 is available now from as low as RM1,169 with U Mobile’s Ultimate Device 158 plan, which offers unrestricted data usage. Customers may also pick up a GALAXY Gear smart watch at just RM888 (SRP: RM999)*.

by × September 26, 2013 × 1 comment

Mobile

Maxis Introduces New #Hotlink Plan, First Prepaid Plan in Malaysia to Offer Free Basic Internet

Maxis Introduces New #Hotlink Plan, First Prepaid Plan in Malaysia to Offer Free Basic Internet

Maxis has just unveiled #Hotlink, its latest groundbreaking prepaid plan that brings continuous free basic internet at no extra charge – the first and only prepaid plan of its kind in Malaysia. While Hotlink itself isn’t new, the new #Hotlink Plan introduced today brings uninterrupted, worry-free internet experience anytime, anywhere.

by × September 25, 2013 × 2 comments

Mobile

L-R: YAM Tunku Laxamana Tunku Dato’ Seri Utama Naquiyuddin ibni Tuanku Jaafar, Royal Patron of the  
Malaysia International Gourmet Festival presenting a plaque to Ms Jasmine Lee, U Mobile’s Director of Marketing to commemorate U Mobile’s involvement as the “Official Mobile Service Provider” for MIGF 2013 with YBhg Dato’ Steve Day (middle), Organising Chairman of the MIGF.

U Mobile is Official Mobile Service Provider for Malaysia International Gourmet Festival (MIGF) 2013

U Mobile is celebrating Malaysian’s love for food through its online initiative in conjunction with its sponsorship of the Malaysia International Gourmet Festival (MIGF) 2013. 

by × September 7, 2013 × 1 comment

Mobile

U Mobile Introduces New Ultimate Device Postpaid Plan

U Mobile Introduces New Ultimate Device Postpaid Plan

As demands for bigger, better smartphones and more data increase, telcos are watching, improving, adapting to current trends. In view of shifting mobile trends towards more data-centric usage, U Mobile has announced a new mobile postpaid plan – Ultimate Device Plan.

by × August 28, 2013 × 2 comments

Enterprise

All smiles - Nasution Mohamed, Maxis Joint Chief Operating Officer, YM Raja Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Arshad Raja Tun Uda, Maxis Chairman and Suren J Amarasekera, Maxis Joint Chief Operating Officer at the Maxis Q2 2013 Financial Results Announcement media briefing

Maxis Net Profit Up 11.3%, Makes RM530M in Q2 2013

Riding on the strength of its non-voice business particularly in mobile internet, coupled with some prudent cost management, Maxis Berhad (“Maxis”) has announced a net profit of RM530 million in Q2 2013, up from RM476 million registered in the previous quarter. The second quarter performance is an 11.3% improvement over Q1 2013.

by × August 13, 2013 × 0 comments