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DiGi offers peace of mind with mEye

Showcase at Berjaya Times Square from 16 to 20 December

SHAH ALAM, 15 December 2005 : DiGi customers can now keep an eye on their loved ones at home from wherever they are using the mobile phone and a service called mEye™.

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd is offering mEye™ in partnership with iNavigate Sdn Bhd.

mEye™ is a very simple and inexpensive home monitoring solution that enables customers to use their mobile phone to access web cams at home or office - anywhere and anytime. It provide either still image or 10 seconds video clips

DiGi will demonstrate how mEye™ works and how easily it can be installed at its roadshow from 16 to 20 December 2005 at Berjaya Times Square Link Bridge (Level 1, next to DiGi Centre )

mEye™ is the latest in broadband wireless solutions, including high speed multimedia and mobile Internet access, that DiGi supports using its broadband EDGE-enabled Widest HighSpeed Mobile Coverage.

DiGi Chief Marketing Officer, Mr Chee Pok Jin, said: "We are delighted that DiGi is once again adding value to simplify everyday life for our customers. Having peace of mind knowing things are okay at home while one is away has multiple benefits, including enabling one to fully focus on what he or she doing."

Mr Chee added: "DiGi's mEye has the potential to change the daily habits of millions of office workers, especially parents."

iNavigate Chief Executive Officer, Mr K.K. Lim said "mEye™ fills important needs of security, convenience and peace of mind. With mEye, parents can also verify if their children are home from school yet."
Mr Lim added: "It empowers PC users to utilise the visual capabilities of their computer through their mobile phone without having to buy new hardware."

mEye™ can be installed quickly using a web cam, a computer, broadband internet and a mobile phone with no additional software installed on the mobile device.

The 10-second video clips are typically about 65Kb in size, which can be downloaded within a short time over DiGi HighSpeed Mobile Network™. It allows users to see their family at home within about 10 - 15 seconds of making the request. It is also ideal for those who want to keep an eye on their homes while the family is out during festive seasons.

About DiGi
DiGi is a leading mobile communications company providing a comprehensive range of affordable, convenient and easy to use wireless services to simplify and enrich the lives of its customers. We create value for our customers by selecting the most appropriate cutting edge technology so that they benefit from products and services that give them choice, convenience and control.

We have an established presence as a leader in voice and data prepaid services with a number of firsts that have set industry benchmarks for creativity and innovation. These services are offered under the DiGi Prepaid brand name. Our postpaid service under the DiGi Postpaid and DiGi Business deliver high quality voice as well as value-added mobile content and data services to both individual and corporate customers.

About iNavigate Sdn Bhd
iNavigate, incorporated in 2001, is an MSC status company that is a regional Mobile Content and Service Provider for multimedia content and enterprise application integration. We develop the m-Apps™ middleware technology for:

  • Content Management to aggregate and distribute multimedia content to mobile users;
  • Enterprise Application Integration of business applications and data to allow enterprises to quickly expand their products and services through mobile devices;
  • Mobile Multimedia Center for plug & play connection of web cams to mobile devices for imaging of stills or video streaming;
  • Mobile Commerce to enable business transactions and payment settlements from mobile consumers to merchants via Internet banking services.

    Our value proposition is to fasten the delivery of multimedia content and services to mobile users conveniently and effectively through the m-Apps™ Platform which acts as a mediation gateway between content/applications and mobile devices.

    iNavigate is an investee company of Malaysian Venture Capital Management Berhad (MAVCAP) which was incorporated on 19th April 2001 by the Government of Malaysia and was allocated RM500 million by the Minister of Finance Inc for investment in, nurturing and growing the technology sector and the investing and growing of venture capital market in Malaysia.

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    Corporate Communications Department
    DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd
    Lot 30, Jalan Delima 1/3
    Subang Hi-Tech Industrial Park
    40000 Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan