Author: Digital News Asia

Axis opens new offices in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand
Axis Communications said it has opened new offices in Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia to accommodate recent staff growth and strengthen the company’s presence across all three countries.
Free MacClean cleanup tool for … Macs (whaddya know?)
Trend Micro Inc has launched its latest security software MacClean, a free clean-up solution designed for Apple fans following the recent discovery of a new piece of malware known as Crisis or Morcut.
Sophos announces latest release of MDM solution
Sophos has announced the latest version of its mobile device management solution, Sophos Mobile Control 2.5, which comes with an updated web-based administrative console and extensive new feature set, paving the way to bring BYOD into the enterprise quickly, safely and securely.
'Buffet' steals the search show during Ramadhan
The Muslim holy month of Ramadhan had Malaysians searching on their desktops, mobile phones and tablets for many things related to it and the upcoming Hari Raya celebration, with searches for ‘Buffet’ trending.
National ICT body Pikom joins chorus calling for review of 114A
The Association of the Computer and Multimedia Industry of Malaysia (Pikom) has backed calls for a review of the controversial amendment to the Evidence Act 1950, joining a raft of concerned civil society bodies, private individuals, Internet-related businesses and leaders from both sides of the political divide.
Promotional prices for Maxis fiber Internet
Maxis has announced new promotional prices for a limited time only for its fiber Internet service. Postpaid customers can get fiber Internet for RM138 per month for the 10Mbps package, while others can get the same package at RM148 per month.
Doubling the speed of cloud, virtualization projects
HP announced new offerings that it claimed improve visibility into the relationship between software and physical, virtual and cloud IT infrastructure, enabling organizations to reduce complexity and take control of their IT processes and services.
Online banking accounts in Middle East targeted by ‘Gauss’
Kaspersky Lab has announced the discovery of ‘Gauss’, a complex, nation-state sponsored cyber-espionage toolkit designed to steal sensitive data, with a specific focus on browser passwords, online banking account credentials, cookies, and specific configurations of infected machines.
1-in-3 Malaysian kids victims of cyber-bullying: Microsoft survey
According to a new Global Youth Online Behavior Survey released by Microsoft Corp, 33% of Malaysian children say they have been subjected to a range of online activities that some may consider to be online bullying.
IBM out to ‘KickStart’ entrepreneurs in ASEAN
IBM has announced a ‘SmartCamp KickStart’ program to identify early-stage entrepreneurs who are developing business ventures that align with its Smarter Planet vision; submissions are now open for startups based in ASEAN.
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