Panellists at the University of Malaya Blockchain Regulatory Research Report launch share insights on data and consumer protection in the blockchain ecosystem.
The Communications and Multimedia Consumer Forum of Malaysia has announced the My Mobile Rights app to 'facilitate consumer engagement and promote self-education.'
Blog-publishing Medium has been blocked in Malaysia, a sign that the country is not quite ready for the bigger world out there, writes A. Asohan.
There has been a “notable increase” in the number of complaints over unsolicited or spam SMSes in Malaysia year-on-year, leading the Communications and Multimedia Consumer Forum of Malaysia (CFM) to saying that it will stepping up efforts in this area.
CFM has filed a review of the General Consumer Code of Practice for the Communications and Multimedia Industry Malaysia (GCC) with industry regulator MCMC in a bid increase service provider efficiency and improve customer satisfaction.
Sophos Canada’s Chester Wisniewski shares his views on what you need to do to preserve your privacy, and why!
‘Free’ data sounds great, but it usually comes with a cost hidden behind backroom deals made between content and network providers, writes Dr Jeremy Malcolm.
E-commerce sites are mushrooming in Asia, where consumers are tech-savvy and are actively spending their money across various digital channels via a plethora of next-generation communication devices. While transactions between buyers and sellers happen online, it becomes crucial for the web businesses to have the right set of website terms in place, writes Rahul Dev.
Anti-counterfeiting campaigns shouldn't be cloaked as consumer protection measures, when what they really come down to are protecting industry’s copyright and patent rights, and the monopoly profits that they draw from those rights, writes Dr Jeremy Malcolm.
MITI’s open day of discussions on the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, while a laudable first step, produces more questions than answers, writes Gabey Goh.