An interview with yiming

Read about our TCO18 Finalists.
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UI Design

How did you get to where you are today in the design world?

The experience with Topcoder makes me feel that I am more suitable as a designer than a coder.

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

A beard well lathered is half shaved.

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

Keep attention to all good things.

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

A family trip to the United States.

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

The first TCO UI Design Champion.

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

Accurate to every pixel.

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

Play with my two sons.

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