An interview with ngoctay

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

Enjoy programming.

What is your best strategy for tackling a project or challenge?

Participate early, submit close to the deadline.

How do you keep up with current trends and advances in this field?

Subscribe to some well-known software development websites and blogs to receive the weekly newsletters.

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

Meeting the Topcoders from all over the world.

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

Won a trip to TCO18.

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

A slow coder.

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

Reading books.

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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