PUTRAJAYA: Employers can now check if their job applicants are using genuine or fake documents by using MyKad readers that are now sold at affordable prices. Many of these devices are already available in the market and buyers can check the list of devices endorsed by the National Registration Depart-ment (NRD) at its website. An NRD official and several suppliers confirmed to The Star that businesses could purchase these reader devices directly from the suppliers without having to apply to the NRD. Buy MyKad Reader Read more …
Being touted as one of the biggest advancements in personal computing in many years, Google Glass is a wearable technology capable of replacing most all he function for a bulky smart phone. This technology is expected to be ready for consumers in 2014. Can’t wait.
SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co plans to unveil a smaller version of its popular Galaxy S III flagship smartphone in Europe on Thursday, the head of Samsung’s mobile business said, raising competition against Apple Inc’s new iPhone. The model will be in direct competition with the iPhone 5, which was unveiled in early September and boasts a bigger, 4in screen than its earlier models. Samsung’s original Galaxy S III, unveiled in late May, has a 4.8in screen. Strong sales of the flagship phone helped Samsung post record US$7.3bil (RM21.9bil) operating profit in the July-September quarter. “We think there’s strong demand for 4in screen models in Europe,” a Samsung spokesman cited J.K. Shin, head of its mobile business, as saying on Wednesday. There has been market speculation that Samsung would launch a stripped out, cheaper version of the Galaxy S III to win market share in the mid- to low-end smartphone segment. Read More …
LOS ANGELES, Oct 10 – A ‘deal’ with the Suning company means that the leading Chinese retailer will be able to sell Microsoft’s Surface tablets through its network of gadget stores. It looks as though the upcoming launch of Microsoft’s much-publicized Surface tablet will not be confined to the US. Chinese consumers will also be able to get their hands on the device and decide if it’s as good as an iPad or an Android device. Analysts and experts initially believed that though the Windows 8 operating system would get a worldwide roll out, Microsoft’s latest tablet would only be available to US customers, via its temporary pop-up and permanent Microsoft stores (Amazon chose a similar path with its first Kindle Fire tablet, limiting its sales to North America via its website). Read More . . .
Looking for a reliable, easy to install and use Visitor Management System. Check our Visitor Management System ready with MyKad Reader. VMS – Visitor Management System is a computer based log book of your visitor. VMS is a practical solution for many offices and factories because of the high volume of visitors. With a computerised system, proper records can be maintained. VMS can record the usage of facilities by visitor. The VMS software generally complements other security systems in place. Several desktop-based visitor management software applications are currently available. These applications typically consist of three fundamental components: a) visitor registration, b) visitor badge printing, and c) reporting functionality. Some of the applications are capable of automatically capturing visitor information directly from a visitor’s driver license, passport or other government issued identification document. VMS provided by Geni Software has the capability to read MyKad using low cost MyKad Readers. VMS is being used in many condominiums and factories around Malaysia. Download a free trial version of our VMS to test drive the software. Contact us to Buy Visit Management System.
Red Bull Stratos is a mission to the edge of space that will try to surpass human limits that have existed for more than 50 years. Supported by a team of experts, Felix Baumgartner will undertake a stratospheric balloon flight to more than 120,000 feet / 36,576 meters and make a record-breaking freefall jump in the attempt to become the first man to break the speed of sound in freefall (an estimated 690 miles / 1,110 kilometers per hour), while delivering valuable data for medical and scientific advancement.
Mykad Reader using a tablet PC will be a perfect solution to register people at events for your business. Geni Software has developed software to work with many brands of reader to read the MyKad. The software built by Geni Software is both light weight and user friendly. Below is have our Visitor Management System running on an Acer Iconia Tablet PC with Windows 7 installed. We have been testing our software on Windows 8 and thus far, we have had good results. With the release of the coming Windows Surface PC, the reality of working with a powerful computer similar to the laptop or desktop will be a reality on a tablet. Users will be able to use the favourit software like Word, Excel, Photoshop and so on with the Surface PC. Doing surveys will on the move will be easy. Our software and hardware kit for Mykad reading will take advantage of the new systems available soon. With the test that we have conducted with the Acer Iconia Tablet and MyKad Reader from Geni Software, it promises and good future for the business community to use the MyKad as a means to register clients and customers. MyKad Reader working with Tablet PC
Easy Visitor Management System 2.0 Easy to install and use Visitor Management System Includes 1 unit Smart Card Reader to read data from MyKad Works with Windows 7 / 8 / 10 32 bit or 64 bit Updated to Version 2.5 (29/03/2017) Download 30 day Trial Software for evaluation. Order MyKad Reader to test software at RM150. If you decide to purchase software, card reader price will be deducted. Download from the link below to try our Easy Visitor Management System Download Easy Visitor Management System Software login details : Login : admin no password For Administrator Login : user1 no password For Front-desk/guard login The Visitor Management System is designed to enhance security for your premises by tracking visitors. Tracking of visitors is done by registration using a computer system by MyKad Reader, Scanner or manual entry using computer form. Information about the visitor and photo are stored in the system along with the in and out times. Other information about the visit can also be recorded such as the person to meet, location and any problems with the visitor. Visitors can be blacklisted to give warnings by the system. Generate Barcode passes for individuals or cars. Use passes to check out visitors with barcode readers. Issue permanent passes for frequent visitors. Visitor Management System as been designed to be user friendly. A login system is built in to manager user with admin and standard user levels. The login information can be used to track which guard handle visitors. […]
National Registration Department (NRD) officer Jainisah Mohd Noor showing the new national identity card equipped with the latest security features (top) and the old version. The new MyKad is made of tougher polycarbonate material. Read More . . .
PUTRAJAYA: The public has been urged not to rush to National Registration Department (NRD) branches to change their MyKads to prevent congestion. NRD director-general Datuk Jariah Mohd Said said changing to the new MyKad was not compulsory and there was no time limit set. “The Putrajaya and Shah Alam NRD branches received 2,984 and 1,579 applications respectively to change to the new MKad from Tuesday until Thursday. Congestion at the counters can affect efforts to process applications to within a day,” she said in a statement. Read More . . .
THE National Registration Department (NRD) appreciates the views expressed in “Poser over MyKad photocopy” (The Star, June 28). For readers’ information, it is compulsory for a person to carry his/her MyKad at all times under Regulation 6 of The National Registration Act 1959 (Act 78) and Regulations. A MyKad copy cannot be regarded as a substitute for the original MyKad. Regulation 6 states that the person to whom an identity card has been issued shall, thereafter and for so long as he remains a registered or re-registered person under these Regulations, at all times carry on his person the identity card and, subject to the provisions of these Regulations, be responsible for the custody thereof. Any person who fails to comply with Regulation 6, if found guilty of the offence, shall be liable on conviction to a jail term not exceeding three years or to a minimum fine of RM3,000 and a maximum fine of RM20,000 or both as per Regulation 25 (i)(n) of the same Act. JAINISAH MOHD NOOR, Public Relations Officer, National Registration Department. Source of material
PETALING JAYA: The MyKad will be more durable and of better quality after a scheduled upgrade in July, said the Home Ministry.“We are taking the matter very seriously and will ensure that the chip’s quality is improved,” Deputy Minister Datuk Wira Abu Seman Yusop said in an interview. – Read More
Is you MyKad chip readable? "Of the 2,158,621 applications for MyKad replacements received last year, 1,018,698 were due to faulty chip." The MyKad is used in situations that require identification and authentication of the card holder’s personal details such as the fingerprints. Read More . . .
Our current project is a ‘Easy Survey System’ software that combines the power of database and quick registration of participants using their MyKad Smart Card. Easily create your own surveys with as many questions as you like using dropdown list and text boxes. Use tablet PC with MyKad Readers to capture data from people then fill in the questionnaire. The data can be stored in a central area for analysis or to be exported to Microsoft Excel File. Please contact us if you are interested.