Pallet Technologies inc.
- co-founded a startup on the 'uber for trucking' model.
- headed the technology development.
- ended abruptly, ask me what i learned!
WHAT: Worked closely with Vets 4 Warriors , a suicide prevention hotline, in their New Jersey branch. Met with their counselors regularly. designed a system to help them pool their collective resources.
ME: Developer + Lead
WHY CARE? this was an opportunity to truly help. No matter how one feels about social stances, the military, etc. I think it's important to help people be happy.
TECH USED: angular 1 + nodejs + flask + mongo
WHAT: My final project for HST 325, visualizing society, during sophmore year. I aimed to show
how sentiment is linked through our news, but moreso the difference in popularity between various
articles based on their level of 'positivity'. I
used python to scrape google news
and a third party api to analyze the article's sentiment.
See my other projects for the class here.
ME: lowly student
WHY CARE? I'm interested in how technology influences us, but even more with how people are influenced by people. This project let me explore both.
TECH USED: d3.js + beautifulSoup4 + flask + mongo
ME: Developer + Researcher
WHY CARE? I love and actively pursue using computer science in 'non-technical' fields with 'non-technical' people. This was a great learning experience both in applying my programming ability and working with people from different background. History baby.
TECH USED: ES6 + babel + gulp + nodejs
WHAT: A hackathon initiative through the Stevens Venture Center. It's focused on entrepreneurship. We are finding and educating young people with the talent and courage to create their own companies.
ME: Co-creator + Co-organizer
WHY CARE? Teaching is the best way to learn, education is the best way to freedom.