Edwin Yapp

An engineer by training, Edwin first cut his teeth as a cellular radio frequency optimization engineer in one of Malaysia's largest telcos. <br>After more than five years, he hung up his radio engineering boots to try his hand at technology reporting at <i>The Star</i>, Malaysia's leading English daily, where he won several awards for Best Online Technology reporting. <br>He left to start his own editorial consultancy and is now a freelance journalist for several publications, including ZDNet Asia. <br>A self-confessed gadget geek, Edwin hopes his blog contributions will stir up deeper discussions within the Malaysian technology scene.

Latest Posts

Political widget for M'sian bloggers needed

Political widget for M'sian bloggers needed

BlogHer--a community for women who blog--has come out with a widget that allows you to find female political bloggers in the United States.I think it's a great idea and someone in Malaysia should do a similar widget to allow readers in Malaysia to find Malaysian political bloggers, regardless of gender.

April 16, 2008 by in Asean

Learn how to create multimedia content online

Learn how to create multimedia content online

Adobe today announced Adobe TV, a free online video resource offering expert instruction about Adobe products, including the company's Creative Suite 3 family of tools.Adobe TV delivers a virtual library of instructional videos for creative types.

April 10, 2008 by in Developer

When bloggers turn politicians

When bloggers turn politicians

The media has highlighted the role the Internet is playing in this year's general elections. One angle that's quite popular is how bloggers are now contesting for a seat in parliament.

February 29, 2008 by in Telcos

The year of the MVNO

The year of the MVNO

This year, a whole bunch of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) will launch their services. Among them are Merchantrade, Tune Talk, RedTone and Asia Telecoms.

February 20, 2008 by in Networking

Crystal Mosque to be broadband enabled

Crystal Mosque to be broadband enabled

Terengganu's latest tourist attraction, the Crystal Mosque, is unique not only because it is made of crystal-shine glass but also because it's the most ICT-savvy mosque in the country, and arguably the world.The mosque, which was officially opened Feb.

February 12, 2008 by in Networking

Should Cyberjaya court Cisco?

Should Cyberjaya court Cisco?

Cyberjaya, dubbed Malaysia's intelligent city, is where the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC)--the agency tasked with developing and promoting the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC)--is housed.It's also where leading tech companies, local and foreign, are encouraged to house their R&D centers--although, currently, only a handful have done so.

December 26, 2007 by in Cisco

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