Author: Jeremy Say

Getting Esports up and Going in Malaysia

For anyone who’s been keeping up with the local gaming scene and hoping for something more, you may have something to look forward to soon. Malaysia Cyber Games 2018, an event organized by Suara Anak Muda 1Malaysia and Briged Kesatria Muda Malaysia – will be holding its second tournament this weekend at PWTC from the 13th to the 14th of January. RM300,000 are up for grabs in featured favorite games like Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), Dota 2, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG). “It is our responsibility to nurture and provide a platform for our youths to grow,” says Datuk Mohd....

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REVIEW: Samsung Galaxy J7+

The Samsung Galaxy J7+ is a solid addition to the Samsung family of mobile devices. A solid mid range phone retailing now at RRP RM1,299 (last year was RM1,599) is a great update compared to the previous models. With a bright and colourful 5.5 inch Super AMOLED 1080P display and a dual rear camera setup, this is one of the better mid range phones for that bokeh effect. Pros Dual Camera Selfie Focus and Live Focus mode Solid Battery Life Nice colourful and vibrant Super AMOLED display Solid design and great build quality Cons Poor base storage Average hardware...

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Status of Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds – Fallout Gaming Official Statement

With Valve rescinding Major status, support and half of the prize pool money of Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds, Fallout Gaming still plans to proceed forward with the tournament and released this official statement on Facebook. January 6th, 2018Galaxy Battles II ManagementWe at the Galaxy Battles Management respect the decision made by the… 由 Galaxy Battles 貼上了 2018年1月6日 They also apologized for any inconveniences and are currently working on a fix for the current situation. We will just need to wait for more information for the time being. Dear all, We understand that there are many questions you must be...

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Drugs in esports – Should we be concerned?

Valve’s Dota Team has announced that due to recent government regulations (drug testing most likely) for esports players entering the Philippines, that they have rescinded the Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds’ Major Status and pulled its support.   Based on information we’ve recently confirmed regarding new government regulations for esports players entering the Philippines, we have decided to rescind the tournament’s Major designation, including the Pro Circuit qualifying points, for the Galaxy Battles 2018 tournament. This is based on what we feel are unreasonable infringements on the privacy of the players, as a condition to enter the country. The...

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Apple’s Battery Controversy – Offers Discounted Battery Replacement

Apple finally admitted and confirmed on Wednesday 20th December 2017 (their local time), that in their software update, they limit the performance of their older smartphones due to battery issues.  The reason, according to Apple, was to prevent unexpected shutdowns and protect the phone’s electronic components as the lithium-ion batteries degrade.   Our goal is to deliver the best experience for customers, which includes overall performance and prolonging the life of their devices. Lithium-ion batteries become less capable of supplying peak current demands when in cold conditions, have a low battery charge or as they age over time, which...

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