Sharmila Nair

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12 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dota 2’s famous five

The Dota 2 teams that are dominating local and international tournaments say what makes them tick on and off the playing field.

Team Newbee crowned champ at ESL One Genting 2018. — Photos: ESL One
12 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

For the love of tech

Tech and apps help us all year round. Why should it be any different on Valentine’s Day?

Get apps and gadgets to make the upcoming Valentine’s Day even more special. —
8 Feb 2018 | 6:51 PM

Lenovo recalls ThinkPad X1 Carbon laptops due to fire hazard

Unfastened screw poses possible battery malfunction and is potentially a fire hazard.

8 Feb 2018 | 4:37 PM

Sign up for a Celcom postpaid plan and get free flight tickets

More perks and rewards await new Celcom First customers

(l-r) Celcom Axiata Bhd marketing (prepaid and postpaid) head Daren Victor, business operations deputy executive officer Azwan Khan Osman Khan, and pricing and retail marketing head Zuwairi Zakaria introducing the new perks for Celcom First customers. — ART CHEN/The Star
7 Feb 2018 | 6:59 PM

There’s an app to tell you what to eat based on how you feel

App uses users’ playback history on Spotify to make suggestions on what and where to eat

The app track the users’ mood and gives suggestions on what and where to eat. — Bloomberg
2 Feb 2018 | 6:51 PM

Make Nicolas Cage the hero of your favourite movies

A big fan of Nicolas Cage? He can now be the star of every movie you ever wanted him to be in.

A screenshot of a fan-made video, "starring" Cage as Lois Lane in Man Of Steel.
2 Feb 2018 | 2:05 PM

Play Mario Kart on your smartphones soon

Nintendo working to bring the popular racing game to mobile devices.

Mario Kart on our smartphones? Yes, please. — Nintendo
30 Jan 2018 | 4:23 PM

Customise your mobile plan the way you want it with Yoodo

Customers can select data, voice and SMS packages according to their preference.

28 Jan 2018 | 10:20 PM

Team Newbee takes the winner's trophy at ESL One Genting 2018

GENTING HIGHLANDS: China based Team Newbee proved that they're an unbeatable force at the ESL One Genting 2018 championship.

 Team Newbee proved that they're the better opponent at the second Dota 2 tournament in Malaysia. — BADD ANUAR/JomGaming
26 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Star Planet flooded with calls from fans

KUALA LUMPUR: Jacky Cheung fans have been flooding Star Planet’s office with phone calls.

Music icon: Cheung’s sell-out concert was extended another day due to overwhelming response to his shows.