September 9, 2017

What You Need To Know About Steam Blocked in Malaysia

For those who are not familiar with Steam, it is an online gaming platform run by US-based video game developer Valve Corporation. Steam sells multiplayer games you can purchase and download off the Internet, as well as offers digital rights management (DRM), video streaming and social networking services.   STEAM BLOCKED IN MALAYSIA […]
October 28, 2013

How secure is your bank’s website? Comparing Malaysian banks’ HTTPS security

An overview on Malaysian online banking HTTPS security.
October 13, 2011

Hulu and Netflix on BolehVPN

Was doing a little test last night to see whether a decent stream could be obtained from Hulu and Netflix using BolehVPN from Malaysia using my 2Mbit Streamyx connection. Results are as above. Netflix streamed smoothly with no noticeable buffering. Hulu was also surprisingly smooth.
March 18, 2010

HSBB to be released officially on the 24 March 2010?

Just went to the TM site and noticed a countdown happening: Clicking on it brings you to the HSBB teaser site which really doesn’t tease much since it’s just a bunch of text but lends us to believe that either HSBB is going to be launched then OR that HSBB’s details will be […]
March 3, 2010

Dell Fail – Beware of Delayed Product Shipments and Cancellation Charges

I have been an ardent supporter of Dell in the past with all our company purchases going through Dell. Their support has been usually top notch and perhaps the best thing is that I can fully see the prices and customization options from the comfort of my own home. Compare this to HP […]
February 1, 2010

Damaged Cable Disrupts Net Service in SE Asian region

A damaged undersea cable has affected connectivity for Malaysian customers to the US, Singapore and HK region and as such internet connectivity to such regions will be affected. Please note that despite the report below, links to Europe may be affected as well due to the rerouting of US traffic through the alternate […]
April 13, 2009

BolehVoice – Malaysia Mumble Server Hosting

We now offer Mumble voice servers which are basically Voice-Chat servers that are great for multiplayer online gaming or just talking crap with friends. Offering the same quality as Ventrilo and best of all it’s non proprietary so we can bring it to you at a cheaper price! For a Malaysian Mumble Server, […]
February 25, 2009

Circuit Faults Blamed for Streamyx Issues (bullshit?)

The Star reported the following article: PETALING JAYA: Streamyx broadband users will have to bear with sluggish surfing speeds until March 5 due to technical problems, according to Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM). TM said in a statement that there has been a disruption of TM’s Internet services since Feb 18 due to circuit […]