Hey, I'm Daksh 👋
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I'm a Generalist with a passion and experience for Engineering, Design, Product and Biz-Dev. I was super lucky to have started my journey early! I won my first hackathon at 15 and worked full-time as a Product Engineer at 16. I enjoy building SaaS products 👨‍💻, reading books 📚, meeting new people 🙌 and cooking 🍕
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Founder of Nasch.io, We help companies build happier workplaces by predicting and solving problems like Burnout, Attrition and Engagement using AI and Psychology.
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"There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self." - Ernest Hemingway
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💼 Startups

  • Nasch.io - We help companies build happier workplaces by predicting and solving problems like Burnout, Attrition and Engagement using AI and Psychology.
  • Adler AI - We built deep learning modules and had a goal to help enterprises become more efficient and productive, our notable clientele includes: KPMG, Duff & Phelps, Bank of Karnataka, etc.

👨‍💻 Project Showcase

  • dTodo is a Decentralized, Immutable & Accountable Todo Dapp that keeps you accountable!
  • Kindle2PDF is the easiest and most secure way to convert your kindle highlights into a PDF!
  • Spontaneous allows developers to spontaneously catch their errors in production runtime with an Agile UI. It helps enterprises save over €3000/dev/month on average in Europe. We presented this project at Hack.IT@BVP where it won the first prize.
 
  • DataGenius is a tool that allows data scientists to extract repetitive "unstructured" data from PDFs. It also has a Squad 2.0 based Question Answering system, which allows users to ask questions based on the extracted data. It came in top 10 at HackTIET.
 
  • YTRCP stands for YouTube Random Comment Picker. It allows content-creators to pick giveaway winners, watch their realtime subscriber count and download thumbnails from YouTube videos.
 
  • VSCode Hex-to-RGBA allows designers to convert CSS Hex Code to RGBA on VSCode easily. It has over 19K+ Downloads.
 
  • MarsTime is a tool that converts "Earth time" to "Mars time" using your browser!
 
  • Modiscript Web UI is a programming language for the Next Billion Indians. I built a Web Server on flask and a UI based on Vuetify for this amazing programming language.
    • PS: This is built for fun, it is not to be taken seriously at all towards any agenda.
       

🏆 Recent Honors & Awards

  • Fellow at DSH (Draper Startup House) India
  • Top 80 Social Innovators - Atal Innovation Mission / Youth Co:Lab India
  • Mentor/Judge - HackJNU
  • Academic Excellence Award - Indirapuram Public School
  • Mentor - Tensorflow at Google Code-In
  • 1st Prize Hack.IT@BVP
  • Finalist (Top 10) HackTIET
  • Finalist (Top 10) B-Plan Bits Pilani
  • Self Driving Car Scholarship - KPIT
  • Second Prize - Frontend - Jaipuria
  • 100% Scholarship Generation Blockchain - IIT Delhi
  • 1st Prize Webathon - IMS Ghaziabad

FAQs

What's the primary goal in your life?
Playing positive sum games and being happy without need for an external stimulus.
Can we meet / socialize?
Ofcourse, I love to meet new people! Schedule a time with me below:
What Distro do you use?
I used to distro-hop a lot, used archlinux with git, stable and zen kernel for years. Now I just use elementaryOS because of the simplicity and the fact that it gets my work done without much hassle.
Plus I really like the default font and display configuration, it's very crispy.
 
Update Nov 2020:
I've moved on from desktop Linux in favor of WSL 2. I'm able to use all the tools I used to use on my desktop as smoothly as I can on WSL and I get the added benefit of Windows App and Games.
Don't judge me for making this decision, it has actually increased my productivity and the tools I used to use have not changed in any major way.
What editors do you use?
I use Neovim with gruvbox-material theme, my neovim config looks like following:
 
What Desktop Environment / Window Manager do you use?
I just use pantheon which comes by default on elementaryOS. it's stupid simple.
 
Past:
I use a simple i3 with lightdm as my login manager. I've tried almost every wm from i3 to dwm.
My previous config used to look like:
What's your programming font?
I use Iosevka Nerd Font with JoyPixels as an emoji font!

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