Category: Tech

What is Industry 4.0?

Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth industrial revolution, introduces to us the concept of the “smart factory”. Yet since its inception by the Germans, it has grown to include other industries and practices that are not related to manufacturing alone.We are talking about things like healthcare, transportation and with technology advancement, smart cities. Edwin Tan Chee Pin Associate Professor at School of Engineering LinkedIn Due to the interesting concept, we strongly felt that Industry 4.0 was worth investigating. So we went to interview Professor Edwin Tan Chee Pin, Head of Discipline (Mechatronics Engineering) from Monash University Malaysia to...

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Samsung S9 and S9+: Available for Pre-Order on Lazada

Thinking of owning the latest and greatest in phone technology? You’re in luck cause Samsung has teamed up with Lazada Malaysia to open up pre-orders for the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ from today till the 4th of March 2018. All customers making pre-orders during this period will receive their phones on the 9th of March onwards before official sales begin on the 19th of March 2018. Prices start at RM3,299 for three colors: Coral Blue, Midnight Black and Lilac Purple (Hero Edition). A RM300 deposit is required to secure a pre-order, which will then net you...

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Review – Acer Triton Predator 700 – Portable Powerhouse and Grill

By Aaron Lim TL:DR; Verdict: A great machine with exceptional performance in a thin chassis that can be a bit of a veritable heat conductor. The glass touchpad can be a mixed bag in terms of usability and fan noise can get really loud but if you’ve got the money to burn (RM14,000) then this is one of the better Max-Q laptops currently on the market. PROS CONS R The chassis design is excellent and looks classy without being over the top R Performance is exceptional R Audio is decent – max volume is not super loud but distortion...

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The Ministry of Wine is Online!

Written by Angel Tong Focus Dynamics Group Berhad has recently launched the Group’s first e-commerce site dedicated to wine named, Ministry of Wine. Since the launch, the Group has expressed that they aimed to achieve the goal of at least 5,000 labels of wine in the coming months, making www.ministryofwine.com.my one of the largest e-commerce platforms in Malaysia. The selections will include both Old and New World wines which are unmatched by any local physical wine retailer. According to the Executive Director, Benson Tay, he believes the next 5 years will be an interesting period of time to watch...

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Review – ASUS ROG GL553VD – The Mark Wahlberg of the Laptop World

By Aaron Lim Pros Keyboard is great Build quality is good Good selection of IO & included card reader Screen flex is minimal Cons Trackpad clickiness is not great Keyboard flex is pretty bad Fan noise is loud Caps Lock, Num Lock and etc have indicators in front of the chassis Mehs Backplate is difficult to remove but easy to upgrade The one vent on the left can get hot Included DVD Drive (in 2017) Gamer-ish accents The ASUS ROG GL553VD is ASUS’ stab at tackling the mid-range gaming laptop market under their Republic of Gamers branding. Advertised as...

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