Industry regulator the MCMC has urged the public to stop sending, sharing and posting ‘hate speech’ via social media.
Despite fears and rumours that there would be network disruptions during Malaysia’s 13th General Election on May 5, the telecommunications infrastructure managed to accommodate the high traffic, noted the MCMC.
The MCMC would like to call on members of the public to stop spreading rumours that the telecommunications network coverage for voice and data will cease functioning during the general election.
There was some great news for the ecosystem this week, but sadly, also disturbing news that independent news portals and political content were being targeted by DDoS attacks and ISP throttling, writes Karamjit Singh.
The MCMC has called 15 individuals to give statements and assist in investigations into the dissemination of false news and defamation via text messaging.
The Malaysian Communications & Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is presently investigating several reports relating to the dissemination of false information via SMS.
Tune Talk aims to be profitable by year-end, intends to go regional and is targeting to hit five million active subscribers by end-2015.
The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) said it investigating The Malaysian Insider (TMI) over a story the news portal published on March 14 titled “Malaysia uses spyware against own citizens, NYT reports.”
Telcos have been fined for failing to ensure proper registration of accurate user information for prepaid accounts, but what can be done about the dealers themselves?
The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has issued a total of RM920,000 in fines to Celcom Axiata Berhad, Merchantrade Sdn Bhd, U Mobile Sdn Bhd, Tune Talk Sdn Bhd, Maxis Mobile Services Sdn Bhd and Maxis Broadband Sdn Bhd for breaching their license conditions.