April 10, 2017
Fintech is the application of technologies to disrupt existing processes, or bring in new paradigms in the financial industry. Be it banking or insurance or digital payment, fintech is currently revolutionizing the world. Fintech has disrupted all aspects of the industry. Rapid innovation is the key in sectors like lending, financial inclusion, financial advisory, personal […]
January 12, 2017
Python is one of the most popular programming environments and many developers look to HackerEarth as a way to learn more about the language. Consequently, for the challenges that are hosted on our platform, a huge number of submissions are in Python. We all know how we are able to pass the initial test case, […]
December 29, 2016
In our previous redis blog we gave a brief introduction on how to interface between python and redis. In this post, we will use Redis as a cache, to build the backend of our basic twitter app. We first start the server, if it’s in a stopped state. [crayon-5a2face3dda86143596409/] In case you have not installed […]
December 22, 2016
This is  a small tutorial to start using Redis with Python. We will look at the steps that tell you how to install Redis in your local ubuntu machine. As we are compiling from source this should also represent how to install in any linux distribution. Then, we can look at some basic commands in […]
November 28, 2016
You might have already heard the news that we just released support for vim and emacs in our code editor. HackerEarth now supports "VIM" and "EMACS" #moreGoodNews. Code at your comfort. pic.twitter.com/DGuwxCSuYp — HackerEarth (@HackerEarth) November 15, 2016 Did you know vim was released way back in 1991? Emacs is also a very old editor […]
November 16, 2016
NSA whistleblower in exile, Edward Snowden, talks about how FBI could have reviewed 650K emails in less than 8 days! @jeffjarvis Drop non-responsive To:/CC:/BCC:, hash both sets, then subtract those that match. Old laptops could do it in minutes-to-hours. — Edward Snowden (@Snowden) November 7, 2016 Snowden says the FBI could have used hashing to […]
November 15, 2016
We get a lot valuable suggestions from our users on how we can make their experience of coding better on HackerEarth. One of them was support of Vim and Emacs in the code editor, and I am thrilled to share that our code editor now supports both the modes. With a single setting button you […]
October 13, 2016
Thinking about starting with Python? But you don’t know where and how to start? Maybe, you are looking at your laptop and the distro that you are using, and you’re not exactly sure if that’s enough. Before deciding where you want to code, you should ask yourself two vital questions. What is the environment that […]