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Angelin Yeoh

lifestyletech@thestar.com.my

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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
19 Mar 2019 | 6:54 PM

PUBG champs concerned over call to ban the game

Yoodo Gank is concerned over the call to ban the game after it was linked to the mass shooting incident in Christchurch, New Zealand.

From left: Azim, Aiman, Hafizi and Hazim are members of team Yoodo Gank. The team won the PUBG Mobile National Championship in January. — NORAFIFI EHSAN/The Star
19 Mar 2019 | 11:50 AM

Grab Malaysia to charge RM3 to RM5 cancellation fee, effective March 25

Grab Malaysia announces that the company will be charging a cancellation fee on passengers who cancel after five minutes of making a booking.

In an updated Passenger Cancellation Policy, Grab says passengers who cancel their rides five minutes after getting a driver, will be charged a fee ranging from RM3 to RM5. — The Star
18 Mar 2019 | 8:39 PM

AirAsia’s Premium Flatbed passengers can now block out the noise with Sony headphones

AirAsia announced that its Premium Flatbed cabin passengers will now get to enjoy the Sony WH-1000XM3 noise-cancelling headphones on their flight.

The headphones will be available to Premium Flatbed cabins of all scheduled AirAsia X Malaysia (D7) flights longer than 5 hours. — AirAsia
15 Mar 2019 | 5:18 PM

MCMC: Don’t share or spread videos of Christchurch shooting

MCMC has issued a statement on March 15 urging everyone not to share recordings of the Christchurch mass shooting tragedy.

MCMC said it’s working with service providers to take down videos related to the incident.
15 Mar 2019 | 4:53 PM

YouTuber PewDiePie sickened by Christchurch gunman mentioning his name in livestream

YouTube superstar PewDiePie, real name Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, has responded that he feels sickened that his name was mentioned in the Christchurch livestream.

PewDiePie in a screenshot from a video posted in 2017. The YouTuber has over 89 million subscribers on his platform. — YouTube
14 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

The Star app: New look, new features

PETALING JAYA: The Star app has been enhanced with new features to make the daily dose of news more interactive, personalised and just a little more fun.

13 Mar 2019 | 1:08 PM

Gmail and Google Drive suffer worldwide outage (updated)

Users around the world are reporting that they are receiving error messages when they try to send emails and are not able to add attachments to their emails.

Google has acknowledged the issues via the Google Suite Status Dashboard. — 123rf.com
12 Mar 2019 | 7:14 PM

Did Huawei highlight the P30’s camera using stock photos?

You would think the photos were shot from the P30 but they are not, according to GSM Arena.

This volcano image posted on Huawei’s official Weibo account is a stock photo that was shot in 2009. — Huawei
12 Mar 2019 | 2:30 PM

Tweet treat: Twitter turns newly-opened doughnut shop into viral sensation

On March 9, Billy By tweeted that his father is sad because nobody is turning up at the grand opening of his doughnut shop in Missouri City, Texas. Not for long: Social media helped to turn things around.

Billy By uploaded this photo of his father with the caption "My dad is sad cause no one is coming to his new donut shop...". It inspired social media users to rally to help make the doughnut shop popular. — BillysDonutsHTX Twitter