Star Publications (M) Bhd chief operating officer Ho Kay Tat said The Star app had proven to be a major hit and attracted over 27,000 downloads since it was made available in late September last year.
Well-received venture: Star Publications
(M) Bhd group managing director and CEO Datin Linda Ngiam
(fourth from left) and Ho
(fourth from right) chatting with representatives from the six sponsor-partners of The Star's iPad application at Studio V, 1Utama shopping complex, in Petaling Jaya yesterday.
It has consistently been among the top 10 most popular applications on the Malaysian iTunes store since its release," said Ho
, adding that the introduction of the application was a "potential game changer" for the industry.
said the significant number of downloads so far was "something to be very proud of".