News & Reviews: video streaming
Feb 18, 2021
Just yesterday, Maxis launched an all-new Maxis TV for Malaysians and it's the company's first-of-its-kind video entertainment service. Maxis TV is also available for non-Maxis customers where they can purchase premium video contents, TV pass and a free one-month trial for new subscribers.
Dec 10, 2020
The year is coming to a close and as expected we're starting to see news like Spotify's #2020Wrapped. So, how about platforms like Netflix? Well, the company has published a summary of what its users have been watching this year. Specifically, what we Malaysians have been watching.
Opensignal - Most Malaysian mobile gamers are still facing poor multiplayer mobile gaming experience in 4G networksDec 08, 2020
So Opensignal is back once again with a new report on our mobile network experience across Malaysia. Looking into the National Digital Infrastructure Lab (NDIL) report and phase 1 plans for all the 13 states and 3 federal territories, here's what we noticed on our future mobile progress.
Sep 02, 2020
Originally made for gamers, Discord is now an app that's not just used for chat, but also to build communities. It's not uncommon to see large communities where people constantly share their content, even more so if it's a gaming community. With that in mind, it would seem that Discord is developing a new screen sharing function for the Android app.
Aug 21, 2020
If you're someone who is subscribed to multiple video streaming services, you may be interested in a new feature that Google is working on. The latest Google Chrome Canary version has a new feature that functions as a video streaming services hub. Although it's not completely functional yet, Google is most likely testing the feature internally.
Aug 13, 2020
Any anime fans here? If you are one, you've probably heard of Crunchyroll, even if you don't use the platform. The platform is currently owned by AT&T, but that might change soon. Sources claim that the American company is looking to sell Crunchyroll in a massive deal.
Aug 06, 2020
Since Disney Plus has yet to come to Malaysia, the company may end up launching a separate streaming service first. Disney has announced that it will be launching a new video streaming platform in 2021 and that it will be under the Star brand name. This platform is expected to feature general entertainment and will not have any licensed content.
Jul 15, 2020
If you're using one of the latest Huawei devices, such as the Huawei P40 Pro or nova 7 5G, chances are you know about Huawei Video. This is Huawei's video-on-demand (VOD) platform and you get three months of it for free just by getting a new Huawei device. Now, the platform is getting access to a bunch of new content.
Jun 25, 2020
As some of you have already heard, the rumours of iflix being bought over by Tencent has come to light. It is now official according to Reuters, saying that the reason why the company bought iflix is for its "content, technology and resources," in order to expand to the Southeast Asia market.
May 29, 2020
Some of you may have noticed it, but YouTube has been testing a rather neat new feature. In recent weeks, YouTube has been testing a new feature called Video Chapters. This feature makes it easier for creators to break down videos into multiple parts and is something that viewers would appreciate.