• Langkawi BN MP pokes fun at Karpal Singh’s remains

    As the nation mourns the passing of a great politician, BN MP Datuk Nawawi Ahmad insulted the late Karpal Singh by posting a picture of the veteran politician's blood-smeared face as he lay in his Toyota Alphard following a tragic accident this morning. Along with the Facebook picture was a…

    The Malaysian Insider
    • Paul Walker's brothers in "Fast 7"

      The late Paul Walker's two brothers have been confirmed to fill in production gaps for "Fast and Furious 7"

      Cinema Online
      • Teresa Kok almost falls victim to snatch thieves

        DAP Seputeh MP Teresa Kok nearly became a victim of snatch theft on Sunday evening during an outing with her nieces in Kuala Lumpur. The four-term MP was walking with her two nieces along Jalan Selama in Taman Rainbow at 7pm when two men on a motorcycle tried to snatch her gold chain. "I was…

        The Malaysian Insider
        • Three separatists killed as Ukrainian troops repel attack-minister

          Separatists attacked a base of the Ukrainian national guard in an eastern city overnight and, in shooting that ensued, three of them were killed, the interior minister said on Thursday. The minister, Arsen Avakov, said in a post on Facebook that an armed group of about 300 attacked the base in…

          Reuters
          • Teenager uses Facebook to save Romania's stray dogs

            By Radu Marinas and Bogdan Cristel BUCHAREST (Reuters) - When French film actress Brigitte Bardot began a campaign to spare the thousands of stray dogs in Romania's capital from being put down, she did it with a $150,000 donation scheme. A similar campaign is being waged by Ana-Maria Ciulcu, a…

            Reuters
            • Review: Windows Phone advances with 8.1 update

              Microsoft's new Windows system for smartphones addresses many of the shortcomings in previous versions. Before, voice search lacked the natural language interactions of Apple's Siri and Google Now. The ...

              Associated Press
              • See which of Indonesia’s airlines are losing or winning at social media (INFOGRAPHIC)

                This new infographic looks at 7 airlines operating in Indonesia including Garuda Indonesia, Lion Air, and AirAsia.

                Tech in Asia
                • US tech giants look to skies to spread Internet

                  Google took a step in that direction this week with the acquisition of Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones that can help boost Internet access to remote areas. "It's still early days, but atmospheric satellites could help bring Internet access to millions of people, and help solve…

                  AFP News
                  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

                    App Store Official Charts for the week ending April 14, 2014:

                    Associated Press
                    • New US-Spanish firm says targets rich mobile ad market

                      Spanish telecoms firm Telefonica and US investment giant Blackstone launched a mobile telephone advertising venture on Wednesday, challenging internet giants such as Google and Facebook in a multi-billion-dollar market. Telefonica and Blackstone's GSO Capital Partners division have formed Axonix, a…

                      AFP News
                      • Reddit boosts news capabilities in social media turf grab

                        By Jennifer Saba NEW YORK (Reuters) - Reddit, a website with a retro-'90s look and space-alien mascot that tracks everything from online news to celebrity Q&As, is going after more eyeballs, and advertising, by allowing members of its passionate community to post their own news more quickly and…

                        Reuters
                        • How to Use Social Media to Land a Job

                          Are you discounting social media as a way to land a job? Or are you relying 100 percent on LinkedIn to help you create your digital footprint? Research shows employers benefit from using social media to attract candidates. The Society for Human Resource Management's 2013 survey, Social Networking…

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