Four short links: 7 April 2020

Load Testing, Background Matting, Removing Visual Obstructions, and Algorithmic Summarisation

By Nat Torkington
April 7, 2020
Four Short Links
  1. locustopen source load testing tool: define user behaviour with Python code, and swarm your system with millions of simultaneous users. (via @nzigel)
  2. Background Mattinga method for creating a matte – the per-pixel foreground color and alpha – of a person by taking photos or videos in an everyday setting with a handheld camera. Most existing matting methods require a green screen background or a manually created trimap to produce a good matte. With source.
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  4. Learning to See Through Obstructionsa learning-based approach for removing unwanted obstructions, such as window reflections, fence occlusions or raindrops, from a short sequence of images captured by a moving camera.
  5. Covid-19 Primer — algorithmic summaries of Covid-19 research, updated every 24h. (via Sean Gourley)
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