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Akshay Kumar

Written by Akshay Kumar who likes to engineer delightful products, and share cool stuff. Sometimes posts on Twitter

Journey of a data-driven win | How we reached new heights in ETA accuracy, and dropped Google API that cost us a bomb

January 28, 2020

This post is a retrospective on building ETA (estimated time of arrival) feature at Shuttl . It's structured as a story with technical…

Instrumentation is invaluable | Metrics and APM can change how you develop and ship software

December 20, 2019

This post is an introduction to instrumenting your software. I've found it to be a game-changer in my daily work, I want more people to join…

My internship experience at Kayako

December 04, 2016

This Summer, I had the opportunity to intern at Kayako . They had found me through a trending post on Hackernews which featured one of my…