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New update for the Maybank MAE App - You can now make QR payments in China with the Cross-Border QR featureNov 08, 2023
Previously, we mentioned how Maybank’s Cross Border DuitNow QR includes Thailand and Indonesia. Today, Maybank announced the feature includes China as one of the eligible locations for QR payments. That said, what should you know about it?
Sep 24, 2023
One of the major upgrades of the iPhone 15 series is the change from Lightning to USB-C, though the EU’s new law may have forced Apple’s hands on the matter. However, despite Android and iOS devices now using the same port, recent reports from China claim that users are discouraged from using Android cables to charge their iPhone 15 series smartphones.
Aug 03, 2023
Internet addiction is real. Parents all around the world expressed their concerns about this phenomenon. Some parents are addicts themselves, but it is more common to see Gen Z being associated with this addiction. However, China has other plans.
Jul 07, 2023
Recently, Meta took on Twitter with Threads and now, another social media provider is also taking on an established platform at its own game. We are of course talking about TikTok which just launched TikTok Music, a music streaming app to rival Spotify.
Jun 08, 2023
We have heard a fair share of children "accidentally" spending over the required amount of in-game purchases from mobile games, but this one takes the cake. In China, a 13 years old girl deliberately spent around 449,500 Yuan (~RM290,000) from her mother's debit card.
May 09, 2023
China recently arrested a man called Hong who generated fake news using ChatGPT. The fake news involved a train crash that killed 9 people in China and was spread across 21 different blogs on China’s Baidu with 15000 views. While we’re thinking this is more about the fake news than how it was generated, it could mark the first of many more such arrests using ChatGPT.
Feb 27, 2023
Nope, this isn't an April's Fool joke. Someone really did make a mechanical remote kissing device. Not only are the silicon "lips" movable, but it even provides a warm feeling for the user. Why was this made? Well, it was designed for couples who are in a long-distance relationship.
Jan 31, 2023
Previously, we reported that Apple is expanding its operations in India, with half of all iPhones expected to be manufactured in the country by 2027. Now, the tech giant has reportedly begun manufacturing AirPods components in India too, which is part of its plans to move production away from China.
Jan 17, 2023
Previously, we reported that Apple has moved a portion of its manufacturing for the iPhone 14 series to India as part of its effort to move production away from China. Now, a new report suggests that the tech giant is further investing in India, as half of all iPhones are expected to be manufactured in the country by 2027.
Dec 21, 2022
Apple is reportedly planning to move its MacBook lineup’s production from China to Vietnam for the first time next year. This diversification move is following the rising tension between the United States and China, with the tech giant’s top supplier, Taiwan's Foxconn being told to start manufacturing MacBooks in Vietnam around May 2023.