March 1, 2016
The growth of a company is directly impacted by the talent it hires. As top talent is highly coveted and most sought after, companies are likely to face stiff competition in hiring them. Recruitment is a long process and requires a considerable amount of effort and resources. The average length of the recruitment process varies […]
February 24, 2016
I just saw that beautiful dress that I was ogling at yesterday. And guess what, I saw it on a technical blog I was reading. How does the blog know my preference? Well, the answer is machine learning. The ability of a computer or a device to detect patterns and behave accordingly without being explicitly […]
February 23, 2016
Apple! What comes to your mind when you hear this? The red fruit that keeps the doctor at bay or the high-end phones and Mac computers that make everyone drool? Both I believe, but the latter is definitely the stuff of our dreams. Who knew that a company which started in a garage will become the […]
February 17, 2016
The buzz about Internet of things is gaining attention each day and the ones talking about it claim that it’s potential is not limited to how we live but also affects how we execute day to day tasks at our workplace. Despite IoT being the talk of the town, there is still a lot of […]
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 […]
February 16, 2016
At HackerEarth, we frequently send out emails to our user base. These are meant to keep them updated on upcoming challenges and on certain events related to their activity on our platform. For example, we send out emails when a user successfully solves a problem, whenever the user is sent a test invitation for a hiring challenge, […]
February 9, 2016
The telecom service provider just sent out a notification that one can use their services only to call friends and family in Delhi and not in other parts of the country. How does that sound? Partial? Well, don’t worry it isn’t true. Why should the service provider decide who should I call from my phone? […]
February 8, 2016
It might be confusing for some, but AI refers to all things that exhibit some sort of intelligence. From your phone's calculators to supercomputers to self-driving cars, artificial intelligence is everywhere even if you don't realize it. And, the applications of AI and its uses are only going to increase in the time to come. […]
February 8, 2016
Are you a recruiter? Are you pressurized with the task of hiring for vacant positions? Would you rather fill up a doctor's position with an electrician just to hire someone quickly? More often than not, the requirements are urgent and managers are desperate to find a fit for a job position. Also, new employees need to […]
January 29, 2016
Whenever we roll out an improvement on our platform at HackerEarth, we love to conduct A/B tests on the enhancement to understand which iteration helps our users more in using the platform in a better way. As the available third-party libraries did not quite meet our needs, we wrote our own A/B testing framework in Django. In […]