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Today they were at the Autodromo Riccardo Paletti in Italy, and the official Snapchat account of the all-electric racing series showed off some brief glimpses of a pretty big aesthetic change apparently coming to the cars next season: a totally futuristic-looking front wing. The new nose, which was seen today on one of the Renault team cars, is biplane style, meaning there’s a second wing on top.
Be sure to follow The Verge on Snapchat for the video edition. Yes, this is a fan that you clip to your sleeve, which then promises to keep your armpits dry. Look at it go! When I first saw this video I thought it was the work of Boston Dynamics, but turns out, PneuHound comes to us from the Hosoda Laboratory at Osaka University.
Washington DC is considering utilizing drivers from Uber or similar services to help shift some of the lowest priority calls away from ambulances. According to NBC Washington 4, Washington, DC city emergency services are thinking outside the box when it comes to dealing with low-level emergency calls by utilizing third-party services such as Uber or local taxi companies to help ease the demand on the system. NBC spoke with Washington D.C FEMS Chief Gregory Dean, who noted that he was considering adding nursing staff to 911 Call Centers.