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Angelin Yeoh

lifestyletech@thestar.com.my

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17 May 2019 | 7:50 PM

Fans mourn passing of Internet sensation and meme legend Grumpy Cat

Fans of Grumpy Cat – whose permanent scowl launched a thousand Internet memes – took to social media to mourn her passing.

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat first went viral in 2012. — AFP
17 May 2019 | 2:27 PM

Hotlink offers 44GB of free data with new Raya Internet deal

Hotlink customers can get 44GB of free Internet data when they purchase the new HotlinkMU Raya deal priced from RM6 to RM9.

What to do with free data? Well, you can consider watching cat videos all day or share the data via mobile hotspot with mum who likes Korean dramas. — Maxis
17 May 2019 | 6:00 AM

Take control of your Facebook News Feed with ‘Why Am I Seeing This Post’ feature

Facebook has unveiled a “Why Am I Seeing This Post” feature that allows users to gain more insight about the content that appears on their News Feed.

Use the Unfollow function to block a person’s envious vacation selfies from you News Feed while still remaining friends with that person. — Facebook
16 May 2019 | 9:00 AM

Google reveals what Malaysians are searching for during Ramadan

From top Ramadan bazaars to the best look for Hari Raya and songs to mark the upcoming festive season, Google is sharing Malaysians' top Ramadan searches.

Classic recipes, Ramadan bazaars and songs; these are a few of Malaysia's favourite topics to search for on Google during Ramadan. — Google
15 May 2019 | 4:15 PM

Pay with Boost eWallet at KFC outlets nationwide and get RM5 cashback

Users can now start paying for meal purchases at KFC outlets nationwide with the Boost eWallet.

Pay for your fried chicken with the Boost eWallet, now accepted at KFC outlets nationwide. — AZHAR MAHFOF/The Star
14 May 2019 | 7:51 PM

Royal Malaysia Police issues safety guidelines on Facebook Dating

Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has posted safety guidelines for Facebook Dating users on their own Facebook page.

13 May 2019 | 6:53 PM

Users call for US YouTubers to be banned over fake firing prank video

YouTubers Lauren Love and Joel Ashley posted a video of a prank where one of them dressed up as a CEO and pretended to fire staff members at Walmart. It did not go down well with most viewers.

Love (pic) said her fake firing prank video on YouTube is a "social experiment". — YouTube
13 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Check out these essential apps for Ramadan

Need help with preparing meals for sahur, teaching children to fast or going cashless at Ramadan bazaars? There's a number of apps for that.

Whether it's preparing meals for sahur, teaching kids to fast or going cashless at Ramadan bazaars, there are plenty of apps to help you do all that. — 123rf.com
10 May 2019 | 6:30 PM

Don’t panic, it’s not too late to get Mother’s Day gifts

Mother's Day is on Sunday so if you need to get a last-minute gift for her, you've come to the right place.

Surprise mum with imported tulips for Mother's Day. — Filepic
8 May 2019 | 7:57 PM

Grab Malaysia offers cash reimbursements to help e-hailing drivers cope with new regulations

Grab Malaysia will offer cash reimbursements to e-hailing drivers who have to go through the process of getting the Public Service Vehicle (PSV) Licence.

Those who fail to obtain the PSV Licence by July 12 will not be allowed to continue driving on any other e-hailing platform. — AFP