Competitive Programming

February 17, 2016
“While learning equips you, and practice improves your skills, competition helps you prove your worth” We at HackerEarth strongly believe in the power of them all. We understand the value associated with learning, practicing and competing. With the same goals, we started our flagship event ‘IndiaHacks’ on January 8th, 2016. IndiaHacks soon received a lot […]
October 14, 2015
“Engineers build the world” This doesn’t mean that everyone who’s qualified to be an engineer does so. Engineering is a mindset. A mindset that solves problems. A mindset that innovates. A mindset that has fun while doing so. All this makes a great engineer. This is what the Hacker means - a fantastic engineer. And […]
October 11, 2015
There isn’t much time left for the regional level of ACM ICPC coding contest. It is the most prestigious contest globally, and considering the exposure and charisma that it holds, as one nears the timelines, stress levels increase and one tends to doubt their preparation. We at HackerEarth, understand this and conduct a 5-hour practice […]
September 8, 2015
To be good at board games, like chess and tic-tac-toe, you must know a method. You must play out the game many steps ahead and play it out while anticipating and negotiating the opponents moves. It's a battle of minds and the one who knows all the moves, thinks the furthest and keeps their calm, […]
April 17, 2015
ThoughtWorks is one of the coolest IT solutions companies out there today. Apart from being an able software builders, ThoughtWorks is one of the few companies that takes company culture very seriously. They constantly engage with the developer community to know them better and in turn, make ThoughtWorks a great place for them. They ensure […]
October 7, 2014
A lot of our users have often asked us why we're not on any mobile platform yet. To be fair, the nature of engagement on HackerEarth is something that is best suited for the desktop environment. Think about it, how many developers code on mobile phones? We questioned that belief and we gave out our […]
August 6, 2014
In the recent times, there has been an upsurge in nonconventional hires. Dropouts, candidates with low CGPAs or candidates from unknown colleges are getting hired into the best tech companies in the world. Most recently, Anudeep Nekkanti, from the almost unknown Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technological Science, Vishakhapatnam, did the unexpected by landing a job […]
October 24, 2013
Segmentation Fault was one of its kind online debugging contest  conducted on HackerEarth on 22nd October 2013. Organized by IIIT ALLAHABAD, it aimed at the grasping power of contestants and test their basics of C/C++/JAVA.Consisting of multiple choice questions covering all the basics of language with 30 questions in the first round and 25 questions in […]
October 14, 2013
Hey, With heavy participation in the September rush, and request for solutions to the problems 1. The editorials for the problems in our monthly contest for September - September Rush have been published.Counting Strings - Problem statement: You need to find the number of substrings of the input string that contain the letter an or z. […]
September 11, 2013
How do I Learn to Code? This is probably the most nagging question at the back of your mind once you have decided that you want to learn how to program. Like learning anything else, there is no standard process for learning to code. Of course, there are guidelines, there are courses, there are ideologies, […]