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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
28 Mar 2019 | 10:00 AM

Grab Malaysia drivers defend new cancellation fee policy

After much heated criticism from consumers over Grab Malaysia's new cancellation fee policy, its drivers are speaking up to defend the move.

27 Mar 2019 | 9:40 PM

Customers unable to use certain Maybank online services (Updated: service restored)

Maybank has issued a statement through its social media channels to inform customers that its online services are currently facing service interruption.

Maybank recommends you use and ATM if you need to withdraw money.  — The Star
26 Mar 2019 | 7:12 PM

TM launches pre-5G network, only available in SetiaWalk Puchong

Telekom Malaysia announced that its pre-5G wireless technology, claimed to be the nation’s first and which has been in the works since Q4 last year, has entered commercial phase at SetiaWalk Puchong which consists of residential blocks, mall and offices.

Moharmustaqeem said TM is hoping to introduce pre-5G network to more users later this year but the rollout would depend on the demand and need of users in the area. – SHAARI CHEMAT/The Star
26 Mar 2019 | 6:28 PM

U Mobile users experiencing service outage take to Twitter to vent

U Mobile users are currently facing issues with their network, which the company has acknowledged on its official Twitter account.

U Mobile users have been put out over the telco's network service disruption, reportedly since this afternoon. — GOH GAIK LEE/The Star
25 Mar 2019 | 5:30 PM

Fed up with Grab? Here are five alternative ride-hailing apps (Updated)

Is Grab Malaysia's new cancellation policy driving you crazy? Time to check out the competition.

22 Mar 2019 | 9:22 PM

Get the Oppo F11 Pro for free with Celcom Platinum Plus

Users can get their hands on the newly-announced Oppo F11 Pro, priced at RM1,399, for free through the Celcom Platinum Plus Plan.

The F11 Pro has a notchless design with a 90.9% screen to body ratio. – Oppo
22 Mar 2019 | 3:42 PM

Mom behind popular YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures arrested for child abuse

Machelle Hobson, the creator behind YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures, allegedly pepper-sprayed her children when they forgot their lines.

Hobson ran the YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures for seven years before it was shut down recently after allegations of child abuse. — Pinal County Sheriff/AFP
21 Mar 2019 | 5:34 PM

‘Same design!’ and other reactions to the underwhelming new AirPods

Apple announced new AirPods with the same design but not a lot of new features, leaving some users feeling underwhelmed.

The new AirPods come with hands-free Siri. — Apple
21 Mar 2019 | 1:02 PM

Realme 3 with 4,230mAh battery retails from RM599, out on April 6

Realme 3, a smartphone for the budget-conscious young consumer, will be available in Malaysia on April 6.

Models posing with the new Realme 3 smartphones which include features like Nightscape to capture better shots in low light situation. — ANIS ABDULLAH/The Star