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Final thoughts about the HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7

Final thoughts about the HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7
Some have asked me what I like about the HTC HD7 phone - having used it for 2 weeks, the phone's biggest attraction for me is the uber-awesome-fun-fantastic-jolly-amazing SCREEN! Its size, coupled with the clarity delivers a great experience for me. I've watched YouTube videos (you need to download the FREE YouTube app from the Marketplace), shown off videos I've…

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Interactive Tools & Toys to Engage Your Audience

Interactive Tools & Toys to Engage Your Audience
In September, I had the pleasure of giving a presentation to various SMEs in Malaysia as part of an initiative by DiGi to help promote social media and online marketing to assist businesses improve themselves. After the pleasantries, Fan Chen Yip, Group Account Director for Carat Malaysia spoke, providing lots of statistics proving how there will be a huge increase…

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TheBackpackr featured in Maxis videos

TheBackpackr featured in Maxis videos
Maxis Communications is one of the leading mobile communications service providers in Malaysia and is the provider that pioneered 3G services in the country. They have kept their competitive edge through the years, despite more competition from new service providers entering the market by knowing their target market and customers’ individual preferences well. As technology becomes more readily available and…

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Malaysia goes viral on Twitter. Thanks #yorais!

Malaysia goes viral on Twitter. Thanks #yorais!
You've heard the phrase, you cannot create something viral: it just becomes viral. And it's absolutely true! On January 16th 2010, the Malaysian Information Communication and Culture minister, Dr Rais Yatim stated the following, which was deemed as rather preposterous. This had the whole Internet up in arms against him, especially on the Twittersphere. Here's an excerpt on what he…

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