An interview with _aid

Read about our TCO18 Finalists.
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How did you get to where you are today in the programming world?

I solved problems.

What is your best strategy for solving tough algorithm problems?

Try different approaches, don't get stuck on one idea.

What are you most looking forward to for the TCO Finals?

Interesting problems.

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

I achieved nothing of significance.

If you wrote your own coder profile, what would it say?

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?


We asked the Finalists to use emojis in response to the following questions.

How do you feel about the TCO18 Finals?


How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?


What is your spirit animal?


What's the weather like at your house right now?


What are your hobbies?




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