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Angelin Yeoh

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25 Apr 2019 | 6:11 PM

HBO Go to debut in Malaysia in May for Astro subscribers

HBO Asia has announced that the long-awaited HBO Go streaming service will finally be available for Malaysian users in May and only through Astro.

25 Apr 2019 | 5:38 PM

You can get SpongeBob SquarePants meme reaction toys on Amazon

Nickelodeon has released a new line of SpongeBob SquarePants toys inspired by how it has become popular memes on social media.

You can use these SpongeBob SquarePants meme figures to mock some friends in real life. — Amazon
24 Apr 2019 | 2:02 PM

Grab Malaysia introduces Trip Planner for rides and other new features (Updated)

Grab Malaysia has introduced a Trip Planner function on its app to help users plan their journey by providing Suggested Routes with real-time public transport information and estimated travel time.

When users click on one of the Suggested Routes, it will display information such as walking distance, train platform location and number of stops. — CHESTER CHIN/The Star
23 Apr 2019 | 7:46 PM

Stay updated about water disruptions with the Air Selangor app

Over four million consumers will be affected by a scheduled 86-hour water cut in Klang Valley starting April 24. Here's how to stay updated.

23 Apr 2019 | 12:54 PM

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold release, to announce new launch date in coming weeks (Updated)

Samsung announced that the company will be delaying the release of Galaxy Fold. The foldable phone priced at US$1,980 (RM8,171) was originally scheduled for worldwide release on April 26.

After early reviews revealed some hardware issues, Samsung has decided to delay the release of the Galaxy Fold. — dpa
5 Apr 2019 | 2:49 PM

Royal vs battle royale: Prince Harry says Fortnite should be banned

The Duke of Sussex Prince Harry believes online multiplayer battle royale game Fortnite should be banned from households.

Prince Harry is not amused by Fortnite and is not a fan of social media though he just opened an Instagram account. — AFP
3 Apr 2019 | 6:49 PM

WhatsApp rolling out feature that stops scammers from adding you to groups

Popular messaging platform WhatsApp is rolling out a new update that will allow users to block others from adding them into groups automatically.

Scammers usually add users to groups so they can spam them with links to gambling sites. — Reuters
29 Mar 2019 | 12:57 PM

Grab Malaysia to introduce helicopter food delivery service GrabFoodCopter... on April 1

Grab Malaysia says new helicopter food delivery service GrabFoodCopter is aimed at Malaysians who are too ashamed to admit they love Singaporean food more and would like to get it delivered to them... secretly. Coming April 1.

Here's another reminder that GrabFoodCopter is launching on April 1. — GrabFoodMy Facebook
28 Mar 2019 | 9:22 PM

CFM received over 6,000 complaints on communications and multimedia services in 2018

Communications and Multimedia Consumer Forum of Malaysia (CFM) revealed that it has received over 6,000 complaints from consumers for various telecommunication issues in 2018.

Complaints on cellular service remains the highest from year to year with 2,513 complaints received last year. — dpa
28 Mar 2019 | 2:06 PM

Samsung announces new Galaxy A70 smartphone with 6.7in screen

The newly-announced Samsung Galaxy A70 is packed with features that users will love, such as a 6.7in screen, 32-megapixel front and rear cameras, and a huge 4,500mAh battery capacity.

The Samsung Galaxy A70 comes with a huge 6.7in Super Amoled display.  — Samsung