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CES turns up the sound: Technologies that will help us hear, express ourselves and communicate better

11/01/2021 (Mon) General

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 11 — They might be less visually spectacular than the latest generation of TVs or self-driving vehicles, but sound innovations are on track to change the daily lives of millions of people around the world.

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Mr Johnson Lai - Facebook Blueprint Certified Lead Trainer & Media Buying Professional

10/01/2021 (Sun) General

Online Marketing Academy would like to announce that our head trainer, Mr Johnson Lai as a Facebook Blueprint Certified Lead Trainer as well as a Facebook Blueprint Certified Media Buying Professional.

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#TECH: Equipping start-ups with patented technologies

08/01/2021 (Fri) General

FOLLOWING the successful launch of IPHatch Malaysia, a regional open-innovation challenge, Piece Future and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) will be collaborating to supercharge businesses within Malaysia through technologies from renowned multinational corporations.

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WhatsApp’s new privacy policy requires you to share data with Facebook

08/01/2021 (Fri) Digital Marketing

Millions of WhatsApp users have started receiving a notification from the popular messaging service platform WhatsApp asking them to either accept its new Terms of Service and Privacy Policy by February 8, or lose access to the app.

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#TECH: Digi offers high-speed Internet pass for SPM/STPM students

07/01/2021 (Thu) General

SUBANG JAYA: Those taking Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) examinations this year can apply for Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd’s (Digi) special 15GB high-speed Internet package at RM20.

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Facebook drops ‘likes’ button from public pages

07/01/2021 (Thu) Facebook Marketing

NEW YORK, Jan 6 — Facebook Inc has dropped the “likes” button from its redesigned public pages used by artists, public figures and brands, the social media company said today.

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#TECH: How to create and post your ‘Best Nine 2020’ on Instagram

06/01/2021 (Wed) Digital Marketing

INSTAGRAM users can post their “best of the year” montage in the form of a mosaic of 9 thumbnails representing their most liked posts in 2020. There are a multitude of online services that help you automatically generate this montage to share on your Instagram account, the best-known being bestnine.net.

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Managing your WordPress sites just got a lot less stressful

05/01/2021 (Tue) General

Managing multiple WordPress sites can now be done directly in cPanel as the company has released a new user-friendly toolkit for site owners.

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#TECH: Reskilling the way forward

04/01/2021 (Mon) Digital Skills

In today’s weak job market, candidates will need more than paper qualifications or past experience — acquiring new skills will give them an edge

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Exabytes expects Malaysia’s digital sector to grow 20pct organically

04/01/2021 (Mon) Digital Marketing

KUALA LUMPUR: Exabytes chief executive officer Chan Kee Siak expects a 20 per cent organic growth of Malaysia’s overall cloud/digital industry.

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Will you still be able to use WhatsApp after tomorrow?

31/12/2020 (Thu) Digital Marketing

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 31 — As of tomorrow, the WhatsApp mobile application will only be compatible with smartphones running iOS 9 and Android 4.0.3, or any other newer operating system. This excludes older models such as the iPhone 4 or the Samsung Galaxy SII.

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Covid-19: Will the Apple Wallet be the future for vaccine verified check-ins?

30/12/2020 (Wed) Digital Marketing

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 30 ― Contact tracing apps like MySejahtera are widely used in Malaysia right now. But as some people are already questioning how well the app works now that Covid-19 cases are rising at a fast pace, we need to look at more ways to keep us safe. And since vaccinations are well underway, what about when we would need to start showing vaccination proof during check-ins?

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Make sure you’re not about to lose WhatsApp from January 1

30/12/2020 (Wed) General

This older software is run on phones that have been made obsolete by being blocked from more recent updates. Those who are still operating on the iPhone 4, Samsung Galaxy S2 and similar generation devices are likely to be shut off.

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#TECH: Technologies that shine throughout the pandemic year

29/12/2020 (Tue) Digital Marketing

YOU would have foreseen the global disruption brought on the Covid-19 virus over the past year, which has forced countries to close their borders and halt their economies.

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#TECH: Testing routes for Malaysia’s first autonomous vehicle

24/12/2020 (Thu) General

CYBERJAYA: Futurise has announced that the Cyberjaya Malaysia Autonomous Vehicle (MyAV) Testing Route that was developed together with the Ministry of Transport (MOT) under the National Regulatory Sandbox (NRS) initiative for the future development of autonomous vehicle project has been approved.

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