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Malaysia first Taxi Booking apps – MyTeksi

Malaysia taxi booking apps for iOS and Android – MyTeksi was officially launhed in Apple Apps Store and also Android Market. MyTeksi allowing Malaysians to book for a taxi via this application and SMS.

Taxi driver showing the MyTeksi Apps

The MyTeksi mobile app works on iOS(Apple iPhones/iPads) and Android devices. The application can be downloaded for free. Below are the steps of using the mobile app:

  1. You need to sign up for the MyTeksi account in order to receive information on future updates and promotions.
  2. The app auto-detects your location (you’ll need to enable Location Services).
  3. Alternatively, drag the map and position the blue pin on your exact pick-up location. You can also manually type in the address in the Address bar at the bottom.
  4. Repeat the procedure for destination. You can drag the map and position the green pin on your drop-off point, or search for your destination by tapping on the Address bar.
  5. You can also search for your desired drop-off location by clicking on the address bar at the bottom and manually searching the address.
  6. Key in any remarks/requests/tips and tap “Book Now”.
  7. Confirm your booking.
  8. Your taxi booking will be confirmed within 3 minutes.
  9. You’ll then receive details about your confirmed taxi booking.

For bookings via SMS, just send an SMS to 36881 with the following information (standard SMS charges apply):

TEKSI<space>Pick-up Address<space>#Drop-off Address<space>#Remarks

Example: Teksi Jaya33 PJ #Mid Valley #Waiting at lobby

 

Passengers using the MyTeksi iOS and Android app will enjoy a RM2 waiver on their standard taxi booking fee until 30 June 2012. The fee is paid directly to the Taxi driver. There are about 120 Taxis currently available in the Klang Valley, and can be booked 24-7, 365 days.

 

MyTeksi Mobile Taxi Hailing service is powered by Maxis’ Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology and leverages on Maxis 3G and 2G network in Malaysia. According to the company, major taxi companies, associations, and cooperatives, besides Comfort Taxi are already in the process of testing the MyTeksi solution.

 

Click here to visit MyTeksi official web site

Click here to download iOS apps

Click here to download Andriod apps

 


The launching of the Facebook app center for Google Android and Apple iOS show that facebook is try to step into the 2 major smartphone maket and try make the smartphone more interesting.

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Facebook has announced it is in the process of launching an App Center in the Android and Apple Stores Thursday night. It’s rolling out on three platforms: Android, iOS and Facebook.com (on the mobile web) itself.

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With the new launch of the Facebook apps for the iOS and Android, you will soon be able to customize your mobile Facebook app. But will facebook charging for the apps download? Here’s a clue: the company explicitly doesn’t want to call it a “store,” according to ABC News.

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“The App Center is launching tonight with more than 600 social apps, including Nike+ GPS, Ubisoft Ghost Recon Commander, Stitcher Radio, Draw Something, and Pinterest,” Facebook reps wrote in an email.

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“You’ll only see high quality apps in the App Center, based on user ratings and engagement.”

 

Apple iOS 5.0 or later supports “Over-The-Air” (OTA) software update that you no longer need to download few hundreds MB installation file using iTunes.

 

In this article, you will learn how to install iOS software update directly from your iDevice (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) with small download size.

  1. Make sure your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch has iOS 5.0 or later installed.
  2. On your iDevice, goto Settings > General > Software Update
  3. If iOS update available, you will see the new iOS version and the download size and what’s new about the update.
  4. Tap on “Download and Install” to install new iOS over-the-air onto your iDevice.
  5. Download will start and install and restart your iDevice.
  6. Done! Now you have latest iOS version!

Note: Apple iOS OTA software update only works when your iDevice is connected to WiFi, it won’t download software update if you are using mobile connection like 3G network.

This TEDTalk was given by Thomas Suarez at TEDxManhattanBeach. Thomas is in the 6th grade at a middle school in the South Bay, and he’s made several apps for the App Store and established his own company,CarrotCorp.

 

Besides his fantastic presentation skills, Thomas is an amazing testament to how the younger generation is shaping the world of technology. What a smart kid. Steve Jobs would be very proud.

 

And we’re downloading his app, Bustin Jieber, as we speak. It looks fun.


Chronic Dev Team finally release the latest iOS 4.2.1 perfect jailbreak tools – Greenpois0n RC5. You may download the iOS 4.2.1 at here and Greenpois0n tools at greenpois0n.com


Please view the following video in youtube on how to jailbreak your iphone with the latest GreenPoison.


* Please be sure to backup everything in your phone before proceed for the update of iOS as well as jailbreak your iphone.


For more regarding step by step detail on how to jailbreak your iPhone iOS 4.2.1 with GreenPois0n, you may refer here

The world’s largest retail electronic payments network Visa Inc. today announced that the company will provide for the iPhone, mobile payment applications, so that all their consumers can enjoy more easy and convenient shopping experience.


Now, just by gently touching fingers, Visa cardholders can get 50 kinds of businesses exclusive offers, involving clothing, food and entertainment daily consumption. Visa mobile payment applications from the iTunes App Store is currently available for free download.


Visa will work with selective most popular group of merchant to provide the exclusive benefits to their cardholder in order to help them to save money in their daily consumption expenses.

iPad iOS 4.2 has release to public

By on November 23, 2010


Finally, iOS 4.2 for iPad has come to a live with the features of Multitasking, Folder, a unified inbox and wireless printing. With the new release of iOS 4.2 to iPad, more than 100 new features has added and make your iPad become a total fresh and new device.
Many of the features in iOS 4.2 were already available for the latest versions of the iPhone and the iPod Touch but not for the iPad.
Apple said iPad users can now switch between applications instantly and run more than one at a time, playing a music program like Pandora, for example, while running another application.
Applications can now be organized into folders with a drag-and-drop feature.
Email features a unified inbox for users with more than one account while “Game Center” lets users of the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch play against friends or other opponents and discover games that others are playing.
A new feature called “AirPlay” streams music, video and photos wirelessly from the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch to a television set equipped with Apple TV, Apple’s TV set-top box.
“AirPrint” allows an iPad owner to wirelessly print documents or photos to AirPrint-enabled printers from US computer maker Hewlett-Packard.
Apple said Monday that 40,000 applications have been created for the iPad and 300,000 for the iPhone and iPod Touch.



According to foreign media reports, Apples United Kingdom and France site had release the news that the next generation iPhone / iPod touch firmware iOS 4.1 is expected to be three this week (Sept. 8) officially released.
iOS 4.1 is the first major update for the current iOS 4, it will add a series of new features, including high-definition video upload, HDR photos, game center. At the same time, the update is in order to repair iOS 4 loopholes, including the receiving sensor and Bluetooth and so on.
But up to this moment, the site show that the download of iOS4.1 still under comming soon and no one will know that will the release date will be change or not in the near future.
In addition, reminded the faithful present there is no escape machine for iOS 4.1 of the jailbreak tools, so please carefully consider the upgrade, and backup-related SHSH.