Day: July 3, 2021

WEB SERVICE
Morning Notes | Reston Now
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Reston Person Between Suspects in Maryland Murder — Reston resident William Rivera-Martinez, 20, is between five men and women who have been arrested and facial area expenses in the April murder of a 15-12 months-aged Nelson Ramos. As of Thursday morning (June 24), Rivera-Martinez was in Fairfax County custody and awaiting extradition to Prince George’s County. [The Washington Post]

Danger of Mass Evictions Looms with Moratorium Established to Conclusion — Fairfax County officials say there is “plenty of unexpected emergency rental assistance” to assist inhabitants at risk of eviction, but

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TECHNOLOGY
Shares of get started-up Luminar surge on lidar offer with Volvo

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Volvo is integrating Luminar Technologies’ lidar program on the automaker’s future electric flagship SUV, the very first main carmaker to integrate the technological innovation as typical machines on a motor vehicle.

Luminar’s new Iris lidar method, which is an state-of-the-art sensor that permits motor vehicles to “see” their environment superior, will be typical on the SUV, the Swedish automaker and get started-up Luminar introduced Thursday. The vehicle, a successor to Volvo’s latest XC90, is anticipated to be unveiled following 12 months.

Shares of Luminar, which went general public by way of a

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SOFTWARE
Online video De-shaker Program Measures Linear Rail Top quality

Here’s an fascinating experiment that attempts to measure the top quality of a linear rail by using a form of visible odometry, achieved by mounting a digicam on the rail and examining the video with open-supply software program usually applied to stabilize shaky movie footage. No linear rail is best, and it ought to be probable to evaluate the degree of imperfection by recording movie footage while the digital camera moves down the length of the rail, and examining the outcome. Imperfections in the rail should cause the video clip to sway a proportional amount, which would let just

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SOCIAL MEDIA
Rainbow python goes viral on social media: ‘Stunning’

This snake is definitely mesmerizing.

A beautiful reticulated python at The Reptile Zoo, in Fountain Valley, California, has absent viral on social media for her wonderful scales that glow like a rainbow in the daylight. 

The snake, named MyLove, was not too long ago showcased on the zoo’s Instagram site previous 7 days in a video clip with a handler holding her in the daylight. 

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The video clip was captioned: “MyLove’s iridescence just in no way receives outdated.”

MyLove, a motley-golden little one reticulated python at The Reptile Zoo in California, has

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INTERNET
Why never some Dallas County people have net? A community team is seeking to find out

A coalition fashioned to bridge the electronic divide in Dallas is doing the job with group companions to get high-pace world-wide-web obtain to all town residents who want it.

Dallas has a single of the worst electronic divides in the country. About 28% of the city’s residences had no web accessibility, in accordance to a 2013 American Buyer Survey. At least 75,000 people throughout Dallas County lacked responsible, broadband world wide web entry in August 2020, according to World-wide-web for Dallas.

Now, Net for Dallas is mobilizing local community organizations to elevate consciousness about the problems Dallas County residents confront

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