Intel propels laptops to 16 cores with ferocious new Core HX laptop CPUs

Intel Intel announced the 12th-gen “Alder Lake-HX” (12th-gen Core HX) processor series, splitting the difference between an extreme gaming processor and one designed for workstations and content creation. The flagship, the Core i9-12950HX, is the company’s first 16-core chip designed... Read more

WHO says monkeypox has been spreading undetected as global cases rise to more than 550

The World Health Organization on Wednesday confirmed more than 550 monkeypox cases across 30 countries as the virus continues to spread across the globe. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the sudden appearance of monkeypox in multiple countries across the... Read more

‘Buy now, pay later’ will soon affect your credit score in the UK

Chegg — Shares tumbled nearly 30% after the textbook company reported weak full-year guidance despite exceeding earnings expectations. In its most recent quarter, Chegg reported earnings of 32 cents per share on revenues of $202 million. Analysts surveyed by Refinitiv were... Read more

Jio Continues to Lead on 4G Download Speed, Vi Competes With Highest Upload Speed: TRAI

Reliance Jio has continued to lead on 4G download speeds with 20.7Mbps average download speed recorded in May, while Vi (Vodafone Idea) surpassed the competition with its highest upload speed of 6.3Mbps, according to the data provided by the Telecom... Read more

Debit card usage at merchant outlets less than 5 per cent

Transactions through debit cards at merchant outlets are less than five per cent. Customers freely use credit cards, but not debit ones. The range of uses of the debit card has not yet been understood in India. “Debit card usage... Read more