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Intel could be about to release a very expensive Core i9 CPU

Almost a decade ago, Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) introduced a new branding scheme for its personal computer processors - a standard "good, better, best" scheme. This is very good news and may, conceivably, lead to a reduction in CPU prices as competition ramps up. The Skylake-X processors are described as Core i9 .


Airtel to offer 100% more data for home broadband users

Airtel to offer 100% more data for home broadband users

Commenting on the refreshed plans, Hemanth Kumar Guruswamy, CEO - Homes, Bharti Airtel (India) said, "Our new plans are aimed at putting India onto the digital superhighway and complement our superfast broadband offerings like "V-Fiber". Under Airtel's new double data scheme, it will offer 60 GB worth of data compared to 30 GB earlier for Rs 899 plan. While it's largely being said that Jio Fiber broadband, when up and running, would offer up to 1GBps of speeds, the company - at least during ...


WannaCry ransomware attack: Some ATMs in India remain shut on precautionary ground

WannaCry ransomware attack: Some ATMs in India remain shut on precautionary ground

Here are six things to know about the cyber attack known as "WannaCry" to hit the world. Around 150 countries came under the attack of a worldwide cyber offensive launched by ransomware WannaCry or Wanna Decryptor, that might just cost billions of dollars in financial and economic losses to the affected institutions and governments across the world.


Watch Google I/O 2017 opening keynote livestream here

Watch Google I/O 2017 opening keynote livestream here

The ultimate couch potato will want a new Smart TV that can be controlled by voice technology through a smartphone or Google Home. Check out our complete guide to Google and Android events for more info. Likewise, Daydream VR is likely to get some time in the spotlight. Google Assistant , however, is today expected to leapfrog beyond the speaker and make way into your kitchen, iPhone, and other devices.


Microsoft President Slams NSA For Massive Ransomware Attack

Microsoft President Slams NSA For Massive Ransomware Attack

Chinese media reported that more than 29,000 institutions in the country had been hit, with universities and other educational entities the hardest hit, along with railway services and retailers. The vulnerability allows cybercriminals to install and execute malicious code on infected gadgets. An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the way that the Microsoft Server Message Block 1.0 (SMBv1) server handles certain requests.



Talk to Your GE Appliances Via Google Home

GE Appliances is today announcing integration with Google Home and Assistant, allowing voice control for its range of refrigerators, freezers, ovens, dishwashers, washers, dryers, air conditioners and more. "You feel like every little moment is precious and you don't want to waste it doing a whole bunch of things in the kitchen", says the mom in the video.