MyCyberSale 2017, 9-13 October 2017

Ready for MyCyberSale 2017? MyCyberSale 2017, the fourth event in the mega cyber sale series will be coming up in Malaysia soon. This year, the  event, dubbed as the country’s biggest online sale, will be held between 9 and 13 October 2017.   With the inaugural event held successfully in 2014, the MyCyberSale has entered […]

Apakah Masa Depan Audiobook di Malaysia?

Apakah Itu Audiobook? Audiobook (atau “buku bercakap.” Adoi.) adalah penerbitan berbentuk audio untuk didengari melalui perantaraan seperti komputer, peranti mudah alih, kenderaan dan sebagainya. Audiobook dibacakan oleh narrator, sama ada pengkarya itu sendiri atau orang lain. Sesetengah audiobook juga datang dengan muzik latar. Contohnya, siri audiobook X-Files datang dengan original soundtrack yang dikenali ramai. Audiobook […]

Adakah Kemas Kini Terbaru Google Translate Akan Sukarkan Penterjemah Cari Makan?

Baru-baru ini, Google Translate mengintegrasi rangkaian neural (neural network) yang menambah baik keupayaan Google Translate menterjemah bahasa. Ini adalah antara kemas kini Google Translate yang paling penting yang membawa impak besar kepada kualiti penterjemahan Google Translate, termasuklah terjemahan ke dalam (dan daripada) Bahasa Melayu.    Rangkaian neural, satu bentuk artificial intelligence, merujuk kepada kebolehan mesin/komputer […]

5 Things I Learn from an E-book Publishing Project

A few years ago, I had the opportunity to begin involved in a team spearheading an e-book publishing project for my organisation, a local university publisher. Sensing the rise in digital publishing, the university decided that moving forward e-books were to be part of its agenda. With e-books, the quest for global distribution of knowledge […]

E-books in Scholarly Publishing: Malaysia’s Perspective

E-books have been revolutionising all publishing sectors, and the scholarly publishing is no exception. The article attempts to evaluate how the electronic publishing and e-books have been progressing among the scholarly publishers in Malaysia, particularly in the tertiary education market. For almost a decade or so, scholarly publishers in Malaysia have been trying to figure […]