7 posts tagged "code"

Extra Mile Algo Standard 24 May 2007

I've invented my own little standard for folk who put source code for algorithms on the web. It's called the Extra Mile Algo Standard , the reason being that it requires the publisher to put a tiny bit more effort into how they present their work. It should be worth it though!

More details are here, together with an example. All comments are very welcome.

algorithm, programming, code, software

Google Code Jam 2006 14 Aug 2006

A date has been set - September 5th.

Google Code Jam

But Dave, you're not a geek! 24 May 2006

...so people often reassure me. But sometimes I do geek-like things, like qualify for Google Code Jam Europe. Booyah!

Google Code Jam, TopCoder

(no subject) 14 May 2006

Interesting read from HowStuffWorks.com about how The Da Vinci Code doesn't work. Well, that's pretty obvious...

Da Vinci Code

Google Da Vinci Code Quest 13 Apr 2006

Google is starting a "quest" inspired by Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and is going to offer more than ten thousand prizes. The puzzles will be publish daily on Google Personalized Homepage. "Beginning on April 17th you will embark on a quest that requires skill, intellect, and perseverance. For 24 days, you will encounter unique challenges." Click here for details on The Google Da Vinci Code Q...

Da Vinci Code, Google, puzzle

Summer of Code 02 Jun 2005

Google has launched its Summer of Code. Only students i.e. under 18s can apply but still there are some good ideas here!

Google, code

(no subject) 31 Jan 2005

Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code is really very good I thought. I polished it off over the weekend. However, as Tom Wright says, it's lousy history. There's going to be a program on this Thursday called "the Real Da Vinci Code". Shall be interested in what's said there...

Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown