Thanks to the summer hiatus on Project Euler problem creation, I was able to catch back up!
Still lacking a ‘Gold medal’, but I’ve never even started a problem before at least one person had already solved it. Maybe I will try to be ready right when a problem is posted some time.
I thought I would brush up on my Pytho [...]
Hmmm… Google code jam really took it to me in Round 1A. I thought I would be clever and use strategy to get into the top 1000.
I knew my strengths and weaknesses.
Weakness- only a month of programming experience and in Python (which doesn’t execute as fast as C++), so speed is not my friend
Strength- problem solving ability
So, a [...]