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Progresif’s Tutong store gets a facelift

Progresif Celullar Sdn Bhd today reopened its store in Petani Mall in Tutong after months of renovation. The telco said through this revamped outlet, it is reinforcing its retail network and capacity to serve its growing customer base in Brunei's third largest district. In a statement, Progresif said that the...

You can soon order meals with your smartphone onboard AirAsia flights

AirAsia passengers will soon be able to purchase meals in-flight with their smartphones. The budget carrier said yesterday that it will introduce an electronic point of sales (ePos) system which will make ordering and payment for food and beverages during flights "as easy as in a...

Smule popular in Southeast Asia, raises $54m for expansion

I admit, I am a Smule addict. I subscribe to the app and I belt out songs on it with my followers nearly every week. I even bought a microphone to feed my addiction. That makes me one of the millions of 'Smulers' in Southeast Asia...

First Apple Store in Southeast Asia to open in Singapore: Report

Here's another reason to visit Singapore this year: an Apple Store is set to open in the city state soon. According to a report from The Straits Times, Apple's flagship retail store is currently being built at the country's Orchard Road, but no specific date has been provided by the news...

Iflix to produce original content

Iflix is following the Netflix route: produce its own original shows. According to reports, the Netflix rival announced it will produce its first TV show, Magic Hour, which is a spin-off from an Indonesian film of the same name. The Malaysian-based company also revealed an Iflix-produced...

Facebook goes virtual reality

Facebook is taking its 1.8 billion users to the next frontier in social networking; Virtual Reality. The company earlier today announced Facebook Spaces, a new platform that lets users hang out with friends in a virtual world with the aid of VR headsets. Users plugged into Facebook Spaces become cartoon avatars...