February 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Unity Media Malaysia Berhad (formerly United Borneo Press Sdn Bhd), publisher of the "United Daily News", a daily Chinese newspaper in East Malaysia, has signed a contract with Miles 33 for the delivery of Digital Publications on Android, Apple, Mobile and Desktop platforms.
The United Daily News is an existing Miles 33 customer that uses the Televisual Asset editorial system.
The Miles 33 Mobile and Tablet Publishing system, powered by technology from VirtualCom, adds a digital “virtual newspaper” experience to the United Daily News’ portfolio. The system allows readers to read news on tablets and smartphones as well as in a desktop browser.
The system includes online and in-app subscription management that lets readers subscribe only once, but lets them access the subscribed Epaper editions from multiple platforms.
The system offers several features not found in other Epaper solutions, including:
Mr Sim Yong Liang, MD of United Daily (second from left) shakes hands with Gianluigi Cavallo, MD of Virtualcom. Mr Joe Liew (on the right) is the Miles 33 Sales director for South East Asia. He is based in Kuala Lumpur.