The Quick and Easy Way to Teach Online with ZOOM

This video explains the simple steps to start using ZOOM.US as one of the tools for your live teaching. The application is available for free (with some limitations) but can still serve its purpose.

Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra: Big just got Bigger

Samsung is definitely not slowing down in in fighting its competititors, with the newly introduced S20 series. Capitalising on the challenges faced by many Chinese mobile manufacturers (Huawei, Oppo and Xiaomi, etc), the S20 series is definitely captivating especially being the 5G capable device with high-refresh display and the super high quality 108 megapixel camera. More specs here:

Southeast Asia’s first 5G Multi Operator Core Network (MOCN) Trial

In a press statement yesterday, it was announced that Celcom Axiata Bhd (Celcom) and Maxis Berhad (Maxis) successfully conducted Southeast Asia’s first 5G Multi Operator Core Network (MOCN) trial, achieving peak speeds of more than 1.1Gbps in an outdoor environment at trial sites in Langkawi, Kedah. Conducted on December 2019, the trial consisted of a Maxis 5G site at Seaview Hotel in Kuah and a Celcom 5G site at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa, allowing both Celcom and Maxis users at both locations to access the 5G network hosted by the two companies as if they are on their home network. MOCN is a Radio Active Network (RAN) sharing mechanism that allows two different core networks to share the same RAN. Using MOCN, both…

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List of Useful E-Learning Tools

Looking for suitable tools for e-learning can be a daunting task, especially when more and more tools and applications are introduced. I have managed to compile a list of tools that is constantly updated via ZEEF. Please browse through and let me know if you would like to add more tools in the list.

YOUEX Friend App: A Companion for Your Boring Life

A so-called friend finder app based in Thailand suddenly became a “hit” on Malaysian social media, thinking they could benefit from the app in looking for “friends” that could accompany them for various ocassions. Surely, there is no proper verification on the functions of the app beyond Thailand. It does look like a white-listed “escort” service, since you can “book” a friend to do things you wish them to do with you (well, maybe not everything).

DiffRide: Malaysian e-Hailing App that Dares to be Different

Another e-hailing or rideshare service was officially launched (they were called Diff at first) catering for Klang Valley at the moment. What makes it standout is that it only charges RM5 per day for its drivers, instead of imposing a cut from each fare. So if the drivers earn RM100 per day from the fare for example, he/she only needs to pay RM5 to Diff. It does sound cool to drivers isn’t it? Well, if they get riders of course. Based on what I tested, the app looks simplistic and half-baked. There were problems with social network linking and even signing up is buggy at first. This would surely hinder potential passangers to trust it. At the moment there is no “pull” factor as Grab…

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WanaKiwi Quick Fix for ‘WannaCry’ ransomware

WanaKiwi is a quick fix for the widespread WannaCry ransome that virtually attacks mostly older Windows OS especially Windows 7. But the fix will only work if you do  not immediately reboot once your PC is hit by the malware. WanaKiwi fix was put together by security researcher Benjamin Delpy and is available on Github. When it is launched, WanaKiwi searches through your computer’s memory for the prime numbers used as a basis for the encryption. Then, WanaKiwi generates a decryption key using the prime numbers it retrieved, allowing you to recover your files. However, since it depends on scouring your computer’s memory, it can only work if you haven’t rebooted since your machine was infected by WannaCry. Since memory is wiped upon reboot, the…

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