Apps

AirAsia launches mobile wallet

Step aside Alipay. AirAsia has joined the digital wallet revolution with its own app BigPayMe, and it's aimed at Asian markets. Available on iOS and Google Play Store, the app can be used to make cashless payments at over 35 million Mastercard merchants worldwide as...

You can now share your location in real-time on WhatsApp

Everyone's favourite messaging app WhatsApp just got even better with a new live tracking feature that lets you share your locations with your friends in real-time. It's a pretty handy tool for those who wish to keep track of their friends' whereabouts, especially in scenarios...

Firefox to get Quantum update

Mozilla has launched the beta and developer versions of Firefox Quantum, the next edition of the Firefox web browser featuring a new engine that's built for speed. Quantum, also known as Firefox 57, is a serious improvement from the previous version (Firefox 52) as it...

My Mobile Check-in experience with Royal Brunei

I travel quite often for work, even dating back to my first job with The Brunei Times, we were always on the go. Not literally every month, in my case now, but a few times a year. Even way back then, mobile boarding passes or...

Brunei launches Golden Jubilee website and mobile app

With the Golden Jubilee celebration for His Majesty The Sultan of Brunei's accession to the throne just weeks from now, the government has set up a website, mobile app and social media accounts that provide updates on the upcoming event. Bruneians can access HMjubliemas.gov.bn for a...

New app cuts waiting time for IC renewal

Forget getting up super early and waiting in line for hours to get your IC renewed. Now there's an app that lets you book a slot with the Immigration counter at your prefered date and time. QueUP is developed by home-grown tech startup Dotroot Technologies,...