Software Engineer in New York
Keeping people informed.
Building white-label mobile commerce software.
Improving relationships between SMBs and their customers.
Advising portfolio companies and prototyping new startups.
Turning ideas into brands.
Community Notes (fka Birdwatch) lets people add helpful notes to tweets that may be misleading, and uses a technique called matrix factorization to determine which notes are helpful or not. The project takes into account the perspectives of raters who have rated notes similarly or differently in the past to rank the notes that are most widely helpful to create a better-informed world.
Periscope was a one-with-many live video streaming app created to "see the world through someone else's eyes." Through an in-house developed low-latency HLS protocol and pub/sub system, one could hold a real-time conversation with the world.
Integrating a fine-tuned generative pre-trained transformer with iOS's IdentityLookup framework to classify incoming SMS/MMS from unknown senders. Spam, phishing attempts, suspicious messages, known spammers, other languages, custom phrases, and other unwanted or dangerous text messages are filtered and silently delivered to the user's junk folder.
Create music videos for friends. Just shoot a video, add optional effects like slomo, filters, and text, select friends to receive your creation, and Wizzy will magically add the perfect soundtrack.