So so cool!
So so cool!
The Sarawak Museum in Kuching, one of the oldest buildings in the State, has unveiled its redesigned longhouse gallery, showcasing the rich culture and heritage of the indigenous people of Sarawak. Built in 1891, Sarawak Museum is the most visited museum in Sarawak with over half a million visits from tourists each year.
The Go Bald Campaign was first launched in 2009 by the Sarawak Children Cancer Society (SCCS), to create awareness about childhood cancer and to support children’s fight against cancer. Shaving heads is a public demonstration of moral support to cancer patients and their families; to show that it’s ok to be bald, and that it’s just a temporary setback on the road to recovery.
Android, as a mobile platform, has grown exponentially since its introduction. It leads over Apple’s iOS globally, and that position is unlikely to change any time soon. Its success and rapid adoption is much attributed to the widespread availability of value and mid-range Android phones. One brand that is thriving in the value space is Malaysian mobile manufacturer, CSL. I recently had the opportunity to test-drive the entry-level CSL Switch Pluto Mi406.
If you didn’t know already, Cardiff City Football Club, the professional football club based in Cardiff, Wales, UK has a major presence in the club. Well-known Malaysian business man Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Vincent Tan is the single largest shareholder in the Club, having made a huge equity investment in the nPower Football Championship League frontrunners in 2009.
The ASUS HD 7790 DirectCU II was launched in Taipei, Taiwan today, which promises a cooler and quieter experience for ASUS and graphics card enthusiasts.
cy a visit into outer space? How about sending your favourite friend there? Either way, AXE is giving Malaysians the opportunity for such a journey, in conjunction with their newly launched deodorant body spray, the AXE Apollo.
EA is probably THE most hated company right about now and has been so ever since the tenure of John Riccitiello. His tenure will end March 30th 2013. With EA being voted the Consumerist’s “Worst Company of 2012″ award and also being noted a creativity killer, centralized around acquiring and closing fairly popular franchises with their games, Riccitiello was also responsible for introducing Origin, which led to much grief and frustration of new age gamers.
Review of the ASUS VivoBook S200E
It’s time to put the AMD A-Series processor and the Gigabyte motherboard to the test! If you don’t know what we’re talking about, take a look at our First Look post of the AMD A10 APU and the Gigabyte GA-F2A85X-D3H motherboard aka “MOBO”.
In an email to all its subscribers yesterday, Posterous Founder and CEO Sachin Agarwal reminded its subscribers that the blogging platform will shut down officially on April 30. Posterous Spaces will no longer be available to view or edit as of that date.
Discovering deals using geo-location on your mobile isn’t something new. Digital coupons/vouchers, QR codes, NFC tags, you name them, they exist. One new player, however, has re-imagined the way people easily discover restaurant deals around them. Say hello to Pirq.
Maxis is starts off the new year with a bang, announcing the launch of its 4G LTE service on 1 January 2013 – the first Malaysian telco to successfully launch the “true” 4G network. Available in selected areas, customers will enjoy wireless speeds of up to 75Mbps, with typical speeds of 10 to 30Mbps. More sites will be activated soon.
Tomb Raider‘s developer, Crystal Dynamics have just recently released a survival video guide on the newest Tomb Raider reboot. Since, we all know our beloved Tomb Raider has gone through a complete overhaul, it is better to know a thing or two about this new treacherous island that we will be exploring soon enough.
If you’re looking for a quality yet wallet-friendly smartphone, you may want to take a peek at the HTC One V. This entry-level Android phone belongs to the HTC One series, and runs the Android 4.0 platform, or commonly known as the Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Beats Audio, Dropbox, and Video-Pic are just some of the highlights of this unit.
We’re happy to announce that ZTE Malaysia is sponsoring one unit of its popular ZTE Acqua V880E smartphone as a giveaway prize on VERNONCHAN.COM for Xmas! Isn’t that awesome? Read on for a couple of simple steps to win this phone!
Samsung has announced the roll-out of its Premium Suite of features and enhancements for the flagship Samsung GALAXY S III smartphone. The suite brings plenty of jazz and fireworks to the best Android and some say best smartphone on the planet.
The LG-manufactured Google Nexus 4, the latest in a line of smartphones offering a ‘clean’ Android OS experience, is a great phone with a glaring flaw. According to many reviewers, the phone’s top-shelf spec sheet and superb performance is hampered by the fact that it doesn’t have 4G LTE connectivity—a move Google has defended by saying that this was done to ensure full compatibility with all networks around the globe. Recently, however, some very adventurous people were able to tweak some settings within the phone to enable LTE.
They say true love knows no boundaries. And true love, for both each other and the iPhone 5, has earned the husband and wife team of Wong Tee Wee and Chin Yen Yee the distinction of being the very first owners of the Apple iPhone 5 in Malaysia, courtesy of telco Maxis.
The launch proper of the Apple iPhone 5 by Maxis is currently on the way with just 1 hour to go before gates officially open. As you can observe from the pictures below, queues span across the outside of Kuala Lumpur’s IT mall – CapSquare PIKOM ICT Mall. Mind you, these are from pre-bookings alone.