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SmartNews Online Meetup #18

Designing & Building the SmartNews Rain Radar Backend

12:00 - 13:00 (JST)

Welcome to `Designing & Building the SmartNews Rain Radar Backend`

Learn about the challenges behind building the modern backend system that powers SmartNews Rain Radar!
Gain deep insights into the system design process including the algorithm we use to forecast when rain will both begin and end falling. Original developers of the system will be present to discuss their experiences working on one of our most popular features, and we’re excited to dive deep into the details with you during Q&A. See you there!

This event will be conducted in English.
Looking forward to seeing you all.


Jeffery Goldman

Engineering Manager

Kun Zhang

Software Engineer

Guoxiang Li

Software Engineer


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