November 23, 2015
It was a Monday morning and at 11 am sharp, a billionaire walked into the HackerEarth office. This man has helped build a billion dollar company that employs close to 200,000 people. He is also the patron and leader of the world's biggest biometric identification project - AADHAAR; it has over 900 million unique IDs […]
November 17, 2015
What does it take for huge organizations to process large chunks of data or to perform critical tasks? Apart from extra amazing programmers they need superfast machines with massive computing capabilities. Thanks to Gene Amdahl, the world got introduced to such effective systems called the mainframe computers that take care of every critical task for […]
October 9, 2015
  Hacker! What is the first thing that comes to mind when we hear this word? Security systems penetrated, important information stolen or some other type of cyber crime. However, let’s pause for a moment and think , what comes to our mind when we read “10 life hacks you must know” or “5 relationship […]
September 18, 2015
Few people know of it, but Vivek and I had started working on HackerEarth even before we graduated from college. To be specific we were working on MyCareerStack, but few things that we did during that time laid the foundation for HackerEarth. I graduated and moved to Bangalore in July 2012 to work at Google. […]
August 6, 2015
  Over the last 20 years the word "hacker" has been misconstrued by the media and by those who weren’t a part of that culture. Today, you see the word Hacker used in anything negative. The act of exploiting a technology product’s vulnerability is now called Hacking. Why is this a problem? Well, to answer […]
July 29, 2015
It  is said that "A man is defined by the work he does". If we are to go by this saying, then Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, ex President of India, has left us with a lot of remember him by. Even at the age of 83, Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam involved himself in […]
June 29, 2015
The Internet has a plethora of learning resources for anyone who wants to become a better programmer. However, there is no single place where one can find information and practice on the topics required to master the art of competitive programming. This is one of the reasons why many programmers in the pursuit of learning competitive […]
May 18, 2015
For those who've been following the HackerEarth platform over the past few months, you might have noticed a neat little product that we recently launched - AMA (ask me anything). It's an online forum where eminent people conduct open discussions with our developer community. We ran a few top-quality AMAs in the past, but we kept […]
May 11, 2015
I believe it is fundamental to have an overview of the history that later formed Computer Science. People know work of individuals such as Dijkstra. But there are so many others who've made valuable contributions to make computers we have today happen. It was a process that started in the early 800s and started to […]
April 28, 2015
Singapore, the city-state, has the reputation of being the home to one of the most conscientious people in the world. They’re hard workers - it is said that an average Singaporean works as much as 45 hours a week, which is longer than in most parts of the world. Surveys also suggest that 3 out […]