Peter Merrill

Peter Merrill

🍪 Chomp

- Present

Highlights

  • Created an algorithm that detects undesired ingredients in foods.
  • Developed and maintain a database with detailed data for over 900,000 foods from around the world.
  • Built a food search engine and mobile apps that have more than 20,000 monthly users.
  • Created an API and license my food data to a number of companies. In 2020, the API was voted the #3 Product of the Day on Product Hunt and has since been recognized as one of the top APIs for food data.
  • Configured and manage Ubuntu server on DigitalOcean.