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Blog

Don't take the post dates on this page as a measure of how often I blog. I update my Books page and Euler page quite often.

Code Jam 2017

Posted: 9 April 2017

It’s Code Jam season once again! It’s fun, and it trains my programming skills and thinking as well. I started too late this time round. I started at 10pm, wanting to just qualify. Finished the first 2 problems within an hour, but made a mistake and B Large TLE-ed. That...

Pursuit of Technical Excellence

Posted: 31 March 2017

I try and do as many coding problems as possible as I believe this will hone my technical skills. Therefore, I solve Project Euler questions in my free time. It is very tempting to finish as many Project Euler questions as possible and then wear it as a badge of...

2017 Books

Posted: 1 January 2017

What a way to start 2017! I sat at home all day and finished my first book of the year. The Four Legendary Kingdoms by Matthew Reilly. I will be updating this post as I read more throughout the year. Algorithms to Live By - Brian Christian and Tom Griffiths...

2016 Books

Posted: 31 December 2016

I’ve fallen in love with reading once again. But it was only after July 2016 where I rediscovered it. I find books the best form of entertainment as I envision the entire novel or history in my head. It’s like watching a movie but I am the creator. Here’s the...

EF Post IC

Posted: 29 December 2016

It’s been awhile since the last post. We cleared IC, so that’s a good thing, but there’s still a lot of catching up to do. Many teams have a paying customer already, but we don’t. EF isn’t too worried about that, since what we are doing is arguably very hard....