Movie Contest: War For The Planet Of The Apes

The rebooted Planet of the Apes series is back with its third installment – War For The Planet Of The Apes. Also, you’re in luck because we have 20 pairs of tickets to give away. All you have to do is answer our usual four questions and put some extra effort into the tiebreaker to win a […]
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Google Now Rolling Out its New Sharing Feature on Google Photos

Google is now rolling out its new sharing feature that was first unveiled at its Google I/O 2017 event. Announced last month, the update uses machine learning to identify photos, and encourage you to share them using various methods – suggested sharing, and Shared Libraries. When you receive the update, you will see a new […]
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Alibaba Invests Another RM4.3 Billion To Raise Stake In Lazada

Alibaba Group has expanded its stake in Lazada to 81 percent, up from the 51 percent that it purchased last year. Both companies announced that Alibaba spent some $1 billion in buying out most other shareholders in Lazada. As it stands, only Lazada management and Temasek Holdings Ltd remain holding the minority share. Jack Ma, […]
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Petya Ransomware Is Not Actually Ransomware

The Petya based ransomware that attacked the globe this week has been hiding a dangerous secret. It turns out that while cursory glances may indicate that the goal of the malware was profit, a closer look revealed that the ransom demand was only a cover. Researchers have discovered that the Petya ransomware (also currently known […]
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All Power Banks Must Go Through SIRIM Certification Beginning 2018

All power banks sold in Malaysia must go through SIRIM certification starting from 2018. This comes as the government attempts to regulate the sale of cheap and potentially dangerous power banks from entering the Malaysian market. Owning a power bank is almost a norm these days for smartphone owners in Malaysia. With most smartphones today […]
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(Update: Now Available) The Price For 2017 iPad Pro in Malaysia Starts At RM 2,999

Update 28 June 2017: The full range of iPad Pro are now available for purchase. More below. Shortly after WWDC 2017’s keynote was over, Apple online stores throughout the world were updated with details of the new products that were unveiled during the event. This also applies to Apple Malaysia’s online store which now contains […]
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Rumour: Radeon RX Vega Will “Need A Damn Lot Of Power”

Fresh rumours regarding AMD’s upcoming, highly anticipated Radeon RX Vega graphics cards have surfaced. This time round, it’s about the alleged power consumption of these cards. It’s said that RX Vega graphics card may come with a high TDP rating. This rumour was first spotted on tweakers.net, where a forum user believed to be an […]
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Samsung Galaxy S8 in Coral Blue Now Available in Malaysia

Samsung has quietly released the Coral Blue colourway of the Galaxy S8 series in Malaysia. The new colour variant retails for the same price as before, at RM3,299 and RM3,699 for the Plus model. One of the best Android smartphones released so far this year, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ were launched in Malaysia in […]
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Samsung 850 Pro SSD Impressively Endures 9100TB Of Data Writes

It looks like Samsung has overachieved when it comes to the longevity of its SSDs. One in particular is the Samsung 850 Pro SSD, which apparently endured around 9100TB of data writes before dying. This SSD was actually only rated for 150TB of data writes. The data write benchmark was done by folks at c’t […]
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Xiaomi Expands Ecosystem With A Projector And Toothbrush

Xiaomi has announced three new products in its Mi Ecosystem. The first is a simple update to the Ninebot “hoverboard” design introduced two years ago. The other two are true expansions in that they introduce the Mi Laser Projector and Mi Ultrasonic Toothbrush. Say what you will, at least the names are descriptive. The Ninebot […]
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