Author: Edwin Yapp

Analysis: Making sense of the Dell-EMC mega-merger
On Oct 12, Dell Inc made a whopping US$67 takeover bid for EMC Corp. Since then there has been a myriad of stories out. Edwin Yapp tries to make sense of it all.
Digi throws down the 4G LTE gauntlet: What it really means
Digi claims it now has the widest 4G LTE network in Malaysia, but what does this really mean to its users, given its limited spectrum, and how can it up the ante with its rival looking to swoop? Edwin Yapp has some ideas.
AWS burnishes its enterprise credentials with host of goodies
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced new services, a hardware appliance, and a strategic partnership with consulting firm Accenture – all of which the company said are designed to help enterprises make their journey to the cloud more easy, reliable and secure, Edwin Yapp reports from Las Vegas.
Cloud ‘king’ AWS has to battle it out in the hybrid space
Amazon Web Services kicks off its annual re:Invent conference on Oct 6 even as it faces increasing challenges to its crown from hybrid players like Microsoft and Google, Edwin Yapp reports from Las Vegas.
Asus ZenWatch review: Obsolete or still a contender?
I’VE been itching to give smartwatches a run for the money and so when the Asus ZenWatch became available for review, I jumped at it.  
Fuji Xerox launches innovation centre in Singapore
Fuji Xerox has established a new innovation centre in Singapore which it said would deliver technologies that will eventually resolve current and future business challenges, but analyst who works with the company questions the choice of the city-state, Edwin Yapp reports from Yokohama.
Customers gain from move to Microsoft cloud
For two Microsoft Corp customers, the need to overcome their individual business challenges gave them the right impetus to move to the cloud, Edwin Yapp writes.
Lenovo Phab Plus straddles between smartphone and tablet
Lenovo Malaysia has launched what is arguably one of the largest smartphones in the market, if you don't mistake it for a tablet first.  Edwin Yapp says hello to the 6.8-inch Phab Plus.
Digi, Google Malaysia ink direct billing deal
Digi Bhd has entered into an alliance with Google Malaysia that will allow their customers who want to purchase apps and content on Google Play Store to directly debit their postpaid bills or via the deduction of their prepaid airtime balance.
DNA Test: Fitbit Charge HR and Jawbone UP3 are for the fitness-minded (Updated)
Edwin Yapp tests out two leading fitness tracker brands in the market today, the Fitbit Charge HR and the Jawbone UP3 and discovers it would be useful for those who already have the motivation to get healthy.
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