Business

Umm, is your business still using @gmail.com?

A friend who is also a startup owner at The Anggerek Desa Technology Park once asked me, "What do you have against @gmail.com? Why should a small business owner pay for a customized email address rather than getting one for free?" Out of the three email addresses...

Progresif and BIBD launch mobile wallet

Progresif subscribers can now pay their bills, shop online and send money abroad with the telco's new mobile wallet application, Progresif PAY. Powered by BIBD NEXGEN, Progresif PAY enables consumers and businesses in Brunei carry out cashless transactions with their smartphones similar to popular e-wallet...

How to avoid repair charges for tech covered under warranty

Have you ever thought that when buying a new phone the warranty agreement was slightly harsh on you as a consumer? I've encountered this problem before when two of my devices (my iPod and iPhone) broke down at the same time. Both came with a year...

Online news startup The Scoop joins Progresif Startup Lab

Online news startup The Scoop has joined Progresif Startup Lab. The website, which was formed just six months ago by local journalists, will also kickoff a weekly news segment on Progresif Radio next week as part of its collaboration with the local telecommunications company. The startup...

BAG Networks, Russian tech firms explore collaboration to build digital nation

BAG Networks and several Russian tech companies are currently exploring ways to develop Brunei into a high tech nation. The local firm recently signed a Letter of Intent with Russia's Smart City Global Innovations Pte Ltd, Getmobit LLC and Intelligent Security Systems (ISS) in a...

How to recycle your IT junk and get great savings

Got any old and unused laptop or printer lying around at home? Chances are your parents might keep their old PCs and dot matrix printers in their storeroom, or you might have an old college laptop stored in your closet. Of course, these are mainly...