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Dynotest of Chevrolet C8 Corvette 2020 reveals huge power numbers

The folks at Motor Trend strapped 2020 Chevrolet Corvette to a dynamometer to see if the 6.2-liter Small Block "LT2" V8 actually makes the stated 495 horsepower, 470 lb – Website Performance ?: "The Chevrolet Corvette C8 2020 provided for all of our tests provides more power than Chevy claims." I always hesitate to write things like "Dyno proves that …

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Borderlands 3 Bloody Harvest Event trailer is full of skulls and loot

Borderlands 3 Halloween-themed Bloody Harvest Event is coming to the game later this week, and Gearbox just released a trailer to give fans a preview. The trailer shows off new enemies, a new boss, and a new Legendary weapon for players to hunt down. As you would expect from any Halloween event, Bloody Harvest is suitably spooky – which mostly …

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Bungie disabled Telesto in Destiny 2 due to Unlimited Supers

Telesto is a unique fusion rifle weapon in Destiny 2 . Instead of firing energy bolts that instantly kill everything in front of them, like regular fusion rifles, Telesto launches mines that stick to the ground or targets before they explode. And Bungie deactivated it to destroy part of his game … again. Telesto's latest glitch allows players to get …

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Amazon's Fire tablets and Kindles are on sale for everyone

First up are the popular Fire tablets, the compact devices that are handy for reading recipes in the kitchen or making video calls. The Fire 7 was cheap to begin with, and with $ 10 off (now $ 40) it's a bargain. If you're looking for a larger screen and a longer-lasting battery, there's also $ 20 off the bigger …

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The battery-saving power of dark mode on iPhones

New York to Sydney trip studied the health effects of everyone on board. Qantas completes record 19-hour flight to test air travel limits The Australian airline has completed its first non-stop commercial flight New York City to Sydney as part of a project investigating the effects of very long flights – in this case 19 hours and 16 minutes. The …

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Steam's Halloween, Autumn and Winter sales dates leaked

As surely as autumn leads to winter, a Steam Autumn Sale leads to Steam Winter Sale, and the dates of these discount-o-frames are leaked long before Valve announces them. The word goes around that dates are set for Steam's Halloween, Fall and Winter sales, with the ghostly sale starting in a week. Details about which games will be sold and …

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HEIC photo backups for iPhones are a mistake, says Google-9to5Mac

There was obvious good news for iPhone owners last week when it turned out that you could get unlimited free storage of full resolution HEIC photo backup in Google Photos. This caused some confusion as the same did not apply to Google's own Pixel 4 smartphones. However, Google says this is an error, so don't expect it to last long …

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Diablo 4 is mentioned in a new ad for a Blizzard art book

"The Art of Diablo" is a handsome looking hardcover coffee table book that's due out November 3, and which — according to an advertisement for it that appears in German magazine Game Star — contains artwork from "Diablo 1, Diablo 2, Diablo 3, and Diablo 4. " That's right, Diablo 4: the game whose absence at last year's BlizzCon caused …

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