Your phone number is being shared with Facebook if you’re using WhatsApp

While many of us would not bother with changes in privacy policies of many apps, this is one that you may want to pay special attention to. WhatsApp just updated its privacy policy where it states that it will begin sharing user information with Facebook. The user information includes the…

Pin and pay system to be implemented in Malaysia starting July 2017

Tan Nyat Chuan, Director of the Payment System Policy Department at Bank Negara Malaysia said that credit card holders will be given six months, starting January 2017, to familiarize themselves with the new system before it is implemented on July 2017. “The targeted completion of the infrastructure rollout and card…

webe is now official – unlimited calls, texts, and data from as low as RM78!

You’ve probably already heard many things about webe – the telco company that was formerly known as P1 – over the past couple of months, especially the juicy details regarding its mobile plan that seemed too good to be true. Well, we can assure you that it isn’t. webe has…

Selangor Cyber Games has a prize pool of over RM350,000

To all eSports fans, the Selangor Cyber Games 2016 is three weeks away, happening from September 9 to September 11. It will be held at One City Mall, Subang Jaya, and will see gamers from Southeast Asia as well as China competing for fame and fortune.   So what’s on…

Xiaomi makes NFC mobile payment service Mi Pay available

Xiaomi has kicked off its footprint in the Chinese mobile payment industry with its NFC-based payments service Mi Pay. In many respects, the payment system works similarly to Samsung Pay, Android Pay, and Apple Pay. It uses NFC for wireless transmission of payment information via smartphones and aims to eliminate…

Adblock Plus is still able to block Facebook ads

The cat and mouse battle between the social network giant and open source ad-blocking community began when Facebook announced that it had found a way to circumvent ad blockers, which made them the biggest and one of the most aggressive companies to champion the war against ad blockers. It stands…

Shopee commits RM1 million in financial support to ‘Mompreneurs’

Know of any mothers who are aspiring to become entrepreneurs? Because Shopee has recently announced that they are allocating RM1 million to help Malaysian mothers develop their entrepreneurship skills, along with everything they need to know to run a thriving eCommerce business. The imparting of knowledge is done through online…

Google rolls out simplified two-step authentication for Android and iOS

Google, in its Google Apps Update Blog, announced a new third option to their two-step verification system. The option, which will see a gradual rollout, aims to bolster log-in security with a solution that is surprisingly simple. Available for both Android and iOS, the new two-step verification gives users an…

Bad experienced with GemFive marketplace

Just to share my experienced on the GemFive marketplace. As you may or may not know, GemFive is a marketplace which operated by GuoLine eMarketing, one of the subsidary company under Hong Leong Group. I shared this article out hoping that GemFive management team to aware what and how to…

GoDaddy down: Problems with DNS and hosting knock 100,000+ websites offline

  GoDaddy, one of the world’s best known web hosts and the world’s largest domain registrar is experiencing serious downtime. Hundreds of thousands of websites are thought to have been knocked offline as a result as its DNS and hosting services experience major technical problems.   The problems were first…