As one of the panel speakers at the Telecom Asia 2016 event held in Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur recently, I took the opportunity to listen to most of the panel sessions and presentations. Pure “telco-related” and “ICT-related” events are kinda different - especially the audience, exhibitions, networking sessions,…
Recently, Carly Dell from Kisi contacted me and ask my definition about Internet of Things. It can be either a long description or just a simple definition. I still remembered this discussion about IOT definition in my previous company. We argued long how to define in a simple way - at the end of the day we agreed to…
I have been invited to Telco Strategies 2016 on May 18-19, 201 as one of the panel for the Interactive Panel Session “Monetizing Digital Services: Where’s the Profit?”
What’s the best way to get inputs? Crowdsourcing seems to be the popular way of sourcing ideas, funding, information, etc. Wikipedia is an excellent example of getting the people to contribute their knowledge and create a repository of information. Kickstarter is another awesome way to get your ideas across and find a…
Sometimes we wondered why in some countries, Smart Cities initiatives are very successful but others failed - either it was not accepted or fully adopted by the people or it’s stuck on the Blueprint shelves.
Traditional ways of filing a complaint to Local Councils are via telephone call, website, SMS, etc. This process sometimes can be lengthy and tedious. Follow up calls regarding the reported cases can be frustrating too. Reports can be like going to “black hole”. When the local councils late at responding, the…
LinkedIn is an excellent website to seek jobs and network with the professionals. People who subscribed to LinkedIn are mostly genuine whereby they will disclose their professional profile in a transparent manner. Thus, you can clearly see their job titles and experiences.
Frost & Sullivan has selected REDtone IOT Sdn Bhd as 2016 Malaysia Innovative Smart City Solution Provider of the Year. The Award was received by Dato’ Wei Chuan Beng, Managing Director of REDtone International Bhd and Dr. Mazlan Abbas, CEO of REDtone IOT.
I have several interesting discussions whenever I told the audience in my Talks regarding why Smart Cities should have these traits of becoming more:
If you are looking for a better alternative for citizen engagement application, CitiAct would be a better choice due to its multitude of features that not only limited to submitting complaints but it is also an excellent app that able to crowdsource about the whole city.
Crime has been happening in almost every cities around the world - be it a small city or town to metropolitan sized cities. Will there be a day in a city that has zero-crime rate?
Dr. Mazlan Abbas from REDtone IOT was among several CEOs from ICT companies that were invited to a recent event hosted by Ministry of Finance (Malaysia) and attended by about 160 Government officials to discuss current issues and also the upcoming local and global challenges in the digital economy.
How do you report an issue without feeling that you are complaining? Yes, now you can!
REDtone IOT provides the right solutions and tools to assist any government to become a citizen-centric. Check us out.
Dr. Mazlan Abbas, CEO of REDtone IOT presented “Building Smart Cities with Smart Citizens” at GeoSmart Asia 2015 at PWTC (Sept. 30, 2015).
For the last 2 years, I have been invited to several industry events giving talks on the most hype topic i.e. Internet of Things. Most of these events will have exhibitions that run in parallel - companies demostrating their IOT products and solutions.