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Covid-19: Twitter launches feature for Malaysians looking for trustworthy info on pandemic

26/03/2020 (Thu)

Twitter has launched an event page to keep track of the Covid-19 situation in Malaysia, ensuring users get real-time information from trustworthy sources.

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Instagram unveils new shared video feature to ease isolation

26/03/2020 (Thu)

SAN FRANCISCO, March 25 ― Instagram unveiled a new feature yesterday allowing users to connect more easily over video and shared content as part of a move to ease isolation stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Google launches a coronavirus info hub to keep you up to date

25/03/2020 (Wed)

We hope you’re staying safe and healthy out there in these strange times, and if you’re looking for one more place to get information on the new coronavirus then Google has just provided one.

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Instagram steps up effort to curb Covid-19 disinformation

25/03/2020 (Wed)

SAN FRANCISCO, March 24 — Instagram said today it was ramping up efforts to promote reliable content about the coronavirus pandemic and stop the spread of misinformation on the image-centric social network.

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What’s trending on Google? Coronavirus, coronavirus, and more coronavirus

20/03/2020 (Fri)

It’s no surprise that questions related to the Covid-19 outbreak are saturating Google’s search engine from day to day. Here’s a closer look at the top five questions related to the topic searched for in the US over the past week and their answers.

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Covid-19: MCMC launches Telegram channel for anti-fake news portal Sebenarnya.my

18/03/2020 (Wed)

The Malaysia Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has launched an official Telegram channel for the Sebenarnya.my news portal as part of a measure to curb the spread of fake news regarding Covid-19 on social media.

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Google follows Facebook in banning ads for medical face masks as Covid-19 disinformation spreads

12/03/2020 (Thu)

Google is temporarily banning ads for medical facial masks amid the continued spread of the coronavirus worldwide in an effort to stop people profiting from disinformation about the health crisis.

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Malaysian Digital Tax – How does it affect you?

12/03/2020 (Thu)

Did you know that since 1 January 2020, Malaysia has imposed a 6% digital tax on imported digital services? This means that any foreign tech company that provides online services such as software, video, music, online advertising, etc are required by law to register with the Royal Malaysian Customs Department and charge the service tax to consumers.

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Facebook bans ads for medical face masks to prevent exploitation during COVID-19 outbreak

09/03/2020 (Mon)

In a bid to prevent sellers from exploiting the current COVID-19 spread, any advertisements for medical face masks will be banned on the social media platform and Marketplace.

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Get your employees trained in digital marketing for FREE*!

09/03/2020 (Mon)

Did you know that if your company contributes to the Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF), you are eligible to claim back the training fees?

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Avoid forfeiting your HRDF contributions!

06/03/2020 (Fri)

If you have been contributing to the HRDF fund without claiming for any staff training, your un-utilised levy will be forfeited within 2 years effective from 1 January 2020!

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No Degree? You can still get hired in top companies like Apple, Google & IBM.

06/03/2020 (Fri)

In today’s disruptive tech market, skills are much more valuable than a degree as most large corporations such as Google and Apple are hiring employees that can get the job done, with or without a degree.

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Email still beats texts – for hackers phishing for your data

04/03/2020 (Wed)

SAN FRANCISCO: Despite all the attention given to phishing attacks, and high profile hacks, email still remains the number one place where victims fall prey to bad guys.

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Google converts in-person Cloud Next ‘20 conference to digital event

04/03/2020 (Wed)

SAN FRANCISCO, March 4 — Instead of cancelling their Cloud Next ‘20 developer conference due to coronavirus concerns, Google took the initiative to make the event a digital experience.

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Google making premium Hangouts Meet free for G Suite to help combat coronavirus

04/03/2020 (Wed)

As a result of COVID-19, office employees and students are beginning to work remotely to help reduce the risk of spreading, and more are expected to join. Google today announced that it’s aiding the coronavirus relief effort by making premium Hangouts Meet features available for free to all G Suite customers.

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