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Get Nokia Lumia 530 For Only RM57 This Malaysia Day

In conjunction with the upcoming Malaysia Day, Microsoft Malaysia has announced a promotion for its entry-level smartphone the Nokia Lumia 530.

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HTC Malaysia To Launch Butterfly 2 In Malaysia On 19 September

Looks like 19 September will be a big day for both Samsung and HTC in Malaysia. Shortly after it was announced that Samsung will launch its Galaxy Alpha smartphone in Malaysia next Friday, HTC Malaysia has now begun sending invites for the launch of the its Butterfly 2 smartphone here in the country.

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha Officially Launching In Malaysia September 19

Samsung Malaysia will officially launch the Galaxy Alpha next Friday, 19 September. Invites have just been sent out to members of the media, while Samsung has already begun teasing the device via its social media channels.

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Apple's iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Use H.265 Codec For FaceTime Over Cellular

While Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have drawn attention for their new form factors and flashy Retina HD displays, the handsets boast substantial under-the-hood advancements, including support for the highly efficient H.265 video codec.

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In This Chinese City, Phone Addicts Get Their Own Sidewalk Lane

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Some places have lanes for bicycles, others for motorcycles, but there's a place in mainland China that boasts a different type of lane altogether: one for phone addicts glued to their screens.

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Human Drivers Still Needed: Audi & GM

Steering-WheelLONDON — Audi and GM luxury brand, Cadillac, have both set their sights on bringing autonomous driving features to their cars in 2016.

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Gmail Addresses, Website Passwords Leaked Online

Pic: CBC/ReutersA list of almost five million Gmail addresses and passwords culled from various websites was posted on a Russian online forum Tuesday.

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China Can’t Wait. Grey Market iPhone 6 Selling For $5,000 With No Official Release Date In Sight

The new iPhone 6 models didn’t get a simultaneous release in China this year, which has already created a lucrative grey market for Apple’s hit smartphones. China still doesn’t have an official release date, and some Apple fans are buying grey market units for up to RMB 30,000 (US$4,890), according to Techweb.

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Smart Homes: No Longer Stuff Of Science Fiction

Smart HomeBERLIN: It's long been the stuff of science fiction, but tech giants hope the 'smart home', where gadgets talk to each other and the fridge orders the milk, will soon become reality.

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Malaysia's Newest Satellite Measat-3b Launches Successfully

Measat logoKOUROU (FRENCH GUAINA) -- Malaysia's newest satellite, the MEASAT-3b successfully launched from the European spaceport near here, at 7.05 pm local time on Thursday (6.05 am Malaysian time on Friday).

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