Profile

Janith Weerasinghe

Software Engineer, 99X Technology
Name:Janith Weerasinghe

Hey there! This is my home in the cyberspace.

I recently graduated from the University of Moratuwa. I'm interested in Data Science and Machine Learning. Everyday I'm inspired by applications that are made smarter with the help of Data Mining and Machine Learning, and I plan to continue my studies in this area.

Currently I'm working at 99X Technology, building awesome web applications.

Employment

2014 Mar - Present

99X Technology Ltd.

Software Engineer

Web application development, with HTML5 and JavaScript with AngularJS and ASP .NET MVC

2011 Jab - present

CST Labs

Software Architect

A startup company - Designing and developing Java and PHP based softare solutions.

Education

Connecting a SATA Hard Disk to Raspberry Pi

February 2014

So far I have been using flash drives to store data from my RPi Torrent box. But the flash drives get filled up quickly, and one of my cheap flash drives stopped working after some time (Probably due to the large amount of writes issued when downloading torrents). I always wanted to have my files [...]

Titanic: Machine Learning from Disaster – insight to features

May 2013

While going over the some forums related to machine learning, I stumbled upon kaggle.com which has a machine learning competition with the titanic dataset, called Titanic: Machine Learning from Disaster. Basically, you are given a list of Titanic passengers, which states whether each passenger survived the tragedy or not, the class which they travelled in, [...]

Releasing Codeigniter-BoilerplateJS

March 2013

I’ve been thinking about using Codeigniter as the back end for a couple of single page applications where the front end would be implemented using BoilerplateJS architecture. I wanted to create the basic structure for such a project and share it. Today I came across this question and thought I’d do this project and share it. [...]

Raspberry Pi and Arduino LCD

February 2013

     I previously had posted on how to communicate with an Arduino and display messages on an LCD using python. And I’ve been working on Raspberry Pi as well, setting it as a torrent box. So I thought of hooking up these two together so that the LCD can display the torrent status. I also added [...]