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Maybank2u app updated with facial and voice authentication

Maybank has updated its Maybank2u mobile app with two new authentication methods: facial and voice recognition. With Face ID and Voice ID, Maybank customers will be able to access their accounts and check their balances on the Maybank2u app. But to perform actual transactions, they are required to enter their login credentials as an added safety precaution. Maybank…

Apple adds PayPal as payment option

Apple has announced that it will enable PayPal payments in its digital stores, including iTunes, iBooks, Apple Music and the App Store.   The deal struck on 11 July 2017 will enable Apple customers in US, UK, Canada, Mexico, Australia and parts of Europe to choose PayPal as a payment option. The US-based payments service provider has also…

Alipay users’ number has doubled, Ant Financial claims

Ant Financial, the payment affiliate of Alibaba, has claimed that its number of daily active users doubled in 2016. So far, the company has not yet disclosed data about the total number of active daily users, but it has reported that over 450 million people use its Alipay service for…

MYCyberSALE Online Shopping Campaign

MYCyberSALE online shopping campaign is Malaysia’s answer to the United States’ Cyber Monday, Singapore’s Bigger Better Sale and Thailand’s Online Mega Sale. Spanning over a period of 12 days, the campaign will see local E-commerce merchants like Groupon, offering simultaneous online shopping deals and discounts for the Malaysian consumers. It…

Salary guidelines of IT professionals in Malaysia

  Do you wondering how much an IT related field people worth? How much the market rate for a employees who are working in an IT company in Malaysia are being paid? Are you an employee? Always wondering what kind of salary you should deserve? A special thanks to Johnson Tan,…

Malaysian consumers prefer cash over card

Malaysian consumers are among the least confident people in the world when it comes to shopping online and 6 in 10 Malaysians prefers cash as daily spending method, a recent study shows. According to a survey by research company Nielsen, 60% of Malaysian consumers say their preferred payment method for…

Maybank2u change the new interface, at the wrong timing

Maybank2u had just redesign their web portal which look very similar to Window 8 metro user interface. The new design of the new Maybank2u interface is using the Live Tiles-like design. Everything is good and cool but the IT team choose the wrong date for the new launching, which fall…

WorldPay processes over 257 million online transactions in H1 2013

The e-commerce division of WorldPay, a global provider of payment and risk services, has processed more than 257 million online transactions in H1 2013. According to the company, online transactions have reached a record rate of 320 transactions per second. Alternative payment transactions have been a strong driver of growth, with…

Interbank transfer fees for CIMB

Interbank transfer (IBG) fees had been reducing from RM 2 to RM 0.10 since May 2013. This is a effort by our Malaysia Government to push the online banking service to more people. This is my first time that using the service with the RM 0.10 transaction fees.   Even…

Maybank2u Pay

Maybank2u Pay is a new payment facility that designed purposely for small and home businesses conducting transactions online. With the Maybank2u Pay, the shopper no need to enter the lengthy account numbers when transfer the money to the seller. It allow seller to easy reconciliation of sales transaction as well…