Pininfarina gives glimpse at 1,877-horsepower Battista’s development, including Nardo testing

Italian design house and coachbuilder Pininfarina in 2018 launched its own car brand specializing in high-performance, ultra-luxury vehicles with electric powertrains.

The first model is the Battista, a hypercar to rival the Bugatti Chiron and which 150 customers around the world will get to call their own.

Pininfarina rolled out a prototype of the Battista at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show and since then the car has undergone rigorous testing, including extensive sessions in the wind tunnel and at racetracks around Europe. The most recent track session was at Italy’s Nardo high-speed oval, and behind the wheel was Georgios Syropoulos, Pininfarina’s official test driver and head of vehicle dynamics.

“The phenomenal performance potential of the Battista is clear,” Syropoulos said in a statement. “Our clients will never have experienced acceleration like this before.”

Pininfarina Battista prototype

Pininfarina Battista prototype

Pininfarina’s specs for the Battista include a 0-60 mph of less than 2.0

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Big Savings On Cameras And Software Including Instax, GoPro And Adobe

Black Friday never lasts for just one day, with ‘surprise’ extensions often lasting all the way through to Cyber Monday. Here are some of the biggest discounts I’ve found on photography gear and software, all of which are expected to remain available throughout the weekend and on Cyber Monday itself.

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GoPro HERO 9 – Save $200

The legendary GoPro action camera is a perennial Cyber Monday favorite and this year is no different with huge savings available direct from the manufacturer. Buy a Hero9 bundle with a one-year GoPro subscription for £349.98 and save $200.

Instax Mini 7S – Save 57%

Fujifilm’s Instax range boasts some of the most popular cameras in

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Comcast raising TV and Internet prices, including a big hike to hidden fees

Comcast Xfinity cable television installation truck parked on a street in front of a suburban home, San Ramon, California, May 17, 2018. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)
Enlarge / Comcast Xfinity cable television installation truck parked on a street in front of a suburban home, San Ramon, California, May 17, 2018. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)

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Comcast is raising prices for cable TV and Internet service on January 1, 2021, with price hikes coming both to standard monthly rates and to hidden fees that aren’t included in advertised prices.

TV customers are getting an especially raw deal, as Comcast is adding up to $4.50 a month to the “Broadcast TV” fee and $2 to the Regional Sports Network (RSN) fee. That’s an increase of up to $78 a year solely from two fees that aren’t included in advertised rates.

As in past years, even customers who still are on promotional pricing will not be spared from the Broadcast TV and RSN fee increases. “Customers on promotional pricing will not see

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Amazon Web Services Outage Takes Down Major Sites Including Roku, Flickr

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Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant’s cloud service, has been hit with an outage that has disrupted large portions of the web including platforms like Roku, Flickr and Spotify-owned podcast service Anchor, among many others.

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Grocery delivery service Shipt, robot vaccuum cleaner Roomba and the New York City Subway have also blamed disruptions on their apps and services to the outage.

Amazon said in a status update that its services are currently impaired due to issues at its Northern Virginia based “US-EAST-1 Region” servers.

Crowdsourced data on Downdetector.com show the outage is also causing problems with Amazon’s e-commerce site and many of its services like Prime music.

The serverity of the outage has even affected Amazon Web Services’ health dashboard, preventing the company to update the current status of its servers.

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Capcom hack: Data stolen for up to 350,000 people, including players

  • Gaming giant Capcom said Monday it was hit with a hack that may have compromised the personal data of up to 350,000 individuals, including players.
  • The hack was a ransomware attack that scrambled Capcom’s servers on November 2.
  • The data compromised included names, email addresses, and phone numbers, but not credit card information.
  • “Capcom offers its sincerest apologies for any complications and concerns that this may bring to its potentially impacted customers as well as to its many stakeholders,” the company said in a statement.
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Japanese gaming giant Capcom has confirmed it’s been hit with a major cyberattack in which hackers stole the data of up to 350,000 people.

The company, known for hit franchises including “Street Fighter,” “Resident Evil,” and “Monster Hunter,” said in a statement Monday that it first detected a problem on the morning of November 2.

“Capcom confirmed that

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Amazon expands its in-garage delivery to 4,000 cities, including Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York

Amazon is making its in-garage delivery an option for more people. The company announced today that it’s expanding its Key by Amazon In-Garage Delivery service to more than 4,000 cities in the US to reach millions of Prime members. The service is coming to New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Houston, Boston, Atlanta, Phoenix and Washington, DC, as well as thousands of surrounding areas. You can check to see if your zip code is eligible here.



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Along with this announcement, Amazon says it’s also making in-garage grocery delivery available for deliveries coming from Amazon Fresh or Whole Foods. For now, this is only available in certain areas of Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle.

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To use these services, you’ll need to have a myQ-compatible garage door opener from Chamberlain or LiftMaster and a smart home camera from Ring or LiftMaster to view your

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Xbox Cloud Streaming Preview Coming To 4 New Countries, Including Australia

Four new countries are joining the Xbox Project xCloud preview program soon, and users will be able to stream select Xbox titles to mobile. Registration is available for the service from today, letting fans join the program and test out Xbox streaming from November 18.

Project xCloud runs games through custom Xbox One S hardware in Microsoft datacenters, and is currently only available on Android phones (although an iPhone workaround is available in some regions). Anyone who registers successfully will be able to test the service through the Xbox Game Streaming (Preview) app, found in the Google Play store.

The list of games supported varies depending on region, and is different from the US list. Here’s every game supported across the four regions:

  • ARK: Survival Evolved (AU, BR, MX, JP)
  • Batman™: Arkham Knight (AU, BR, MX)
  • Black Desert (AU, BR, MX, JP)
  • Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon (AU, BR, MX,
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