International link restored

Good news to all those who were facing slow international access over the past week. TM has completed repair work on the SMW4 submarine cable which linked us to Europe and US. via TM

Malaysians experiencing slow internet access

Malaysians are currently experiencing slow internet access. The disruption is due to a cable fault on the Southeast Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 4 (SMW4) submarine cable network between Alexandria in Egypt and Palermo in Italy linking Malaysia to Europe and the United States (US). Restoration work is currently in progress and scheduled to be completed on…

Internet Service Interruption

This from TM, Dear Valued Customers, Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) wishes to announce that there is a disruption of its Internet services due to circuits fault on Southeast Asia – Middle East – Western Europe 4 (SMW4) submarine cable network between Palermo (Southern Italy) and Alexandria (Northern Egypt) linking Malaysia to Europe. Due to this,…

Malaysia Today blocked by TMNET

Malaysia Today blocked by TMNET. Use http://mt.harapanmalaysia.com/2008/ Looks like our boys are at it again. Bastards, either their DNS is un-patched or this is deliberate. Update: The bastards turned out to be MCMC!!! Sources: MalaysiaKini || Kamal Talks || BangsaMalaysia If you’re on streamyx and using  TMNET dns servers (202.188.0.133/202.188.1.5/etc….) then Malaysia Today is off…

My Streamyx is screwed again

My Streamyx is screwed again. Actually it’s been like that for a month now. The speed is nominal in the mornings but after 8pm the speed drops to 1/4 the normal. My last bandwidth test came up with 104.4 Kbits/download and 290Kbits/upload. Looks like someone’s overselling bandwidth again, you think so? Or could it be…