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Fake friend requests: Do you really know who they are?

By: Mohd Zulfadly Haji Ismail Do you really know your social media friends in real life? Let's ponder on that for a second. For example, do you know who those people who sent you a friend...

Fear thyself: Jordan Peele delivers the thrills with Us

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNCmb-4oXJA Imagine bumping into a twisted looking doppelganger of yourself, in the middle of the night and being frozen in fear of what to do next. That’s a horror experience that only you could bear at the...

BIBD goes branchless banking with suite of NEXGEN wallet updates

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD) yesterday announced its suite of NEXGEN wallet updates that will enable more consumers in Brunei to use its services without having to go to the bank. One major update is the new version of...

Instagram Nation: Brunei has highest Instagram penetration globally

Bruneians really love Instagram. The tiny nation continues to have the highest Instagram penetration in the world, new data shows. According to a 2019 report by We Are Social and Hootsuite, 63% of Brunei's population above 13-years-old are on...

10 reasons why mobile payment is trending in Brunei right now

Step inside one of the shops at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Shopping Complex in Bandar Seri Begawan and you're bound to spot a BIBD QuickPay QR code on display at their counters.  This QR Code lets BIBD...

Government proposes youth-led national association for Esports

The government has pledged its support for Esports and proposed the establishment of a youth-led National Esports Assocation to lead its development here. The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) said that an association that is run by...