The month of May is almost at an end and, as usual, it is round-up time of the latest happenings and insights of the ICT industry. Unlike last month, which had been populated with a tonne of telco announcements, this time it’s all about the developer space and content creation.
Make no mistake, U Mobile is not to be underestimated, especially with the new concepts that it announced in the past few weeks. In its bid to continue the shake-up of the marketplace, it has launched its own take for the highly anticipated Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) concept.
Whenever the Google I/O conference rolls by every year, many expect to see and hear new announcements that are closely associated to Google’s vast array of content platforms, devices, and services. Of the many reveals, Team Amanz.net picked the 10 that has the most potential impact.
The concept of using trademark characters on devices is not a new strategy. The latest to joint the fray is the limited edition 2-in-1 Notebook platform that SNS Network created. Called the Grace 10 Light, it rocks a Hello Kitty thematic design that makes the ultra-compact platform impossibly cuter.
One year ago, a bunch of innovative entrepreneurs came together to do the unthinkable by deciding that it’s the perfect moment to challenge the paradigm by launching a dedicated Internet TV service. This insane move, called iFlix, has achieved loads in the months since it launched.
With the 1st anniversary of Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Windows 10 rolling over in a few months time, it seemed likely for Microsoft to kick off a brand-new campaign for both flagships. Microsoft Malaysia did just that by creating an intimate show-and-tell for the two with its own hand-picked industry influencers.
Those on the Spotify Family plan should check their accounts immediately as they have been automatically upgraded to the new Spotify Premium for Family package. Of course, the pricing rate is lowered and the family plan offering has been updated to make the deal more enticing.
While much had been shared on how consistency is an important factor of growth and development for the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), specifically for the videogames industry, there is still plenty of work to be done if Malaysia is to become a proper game development hub.