Marc Woo appointed country head of Google Malaysia
Google appoints Marc Woo as new country head of Google Malaysia, replacing Sajith Sivanandan.
The (fast) changing landscape of the Malaysian digital economy
Chong Jinn Xiung looks at the swiftly changing landscape of Malaysia’s digital economy and how we all now live in micro-moments.
Chong Jinn Xiung: My Fave 5 of 2016
Chong Jinn Xiung looks back on 2016 and chooses his five favourite stories.
Merdeka: For Malaysians, it’s about getting the best deals
Malaysians can’t pass up on a good deal and more are directing their online searches to seeking out promotions and deals in the weeks leading up to the Merdeka or national day celebrations.
Malaysians getting with the mobility programme, SMEs way behind
Most Malaysian SMEs are paying little attention to their mobile presence and ‘discoverability,’ despite Malaysia’s high mobile Internet penetration rate of 65% -- the third highest in SEA, according to Google.
Malaysia, truly a mobile YouTube nation: Google-TNS study
A recent study by TNS Research and Google Malaysia found that Malaysians spent twice as much time per session on YouTube using mobile devices compared with the global average.
YouTube goes ‘offline’ in 80 countries!
YouTube has launched an offline feature in about 80 countries worldwide including Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, and Vietnam in South-East Asia, as part of an effort to make it easier for mobile users.
MDeC-Google partner to empower content creators
An MDeC pilot to help Malaysian content creators maximise YouTube as a mainstream distribution platform has exceeded its revenue target, writes Karamjit Singh.
Asean Economic Community faces education, regulatory challenges
As the Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) gears up to become a single market with the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in December, the economic bloc faces a variety of challenges.
Malaysian not-for-profits to get a Google leg up
Google Malaysia has launched a programme that it says will enable not-for-profit organisations in the country to go further in their mission to serve their respective causes by leveraging some of its most well known tools for free or for a highly discounted rate.