How to write programs at the junction of mobile development and algorithms? Competition and history of Yandex

From September 10 to September 22 there will be a Yandex.Blyts competition for mobile development. Registration is open . Blitz is a short way to Yandex: participants of the top 5 will pass successfully enough one interview section instead of the standard four.
 
 
On the occasion of the contest, we talked with colleagues about interesting tasks relating both to mobile platforms and algorithms. Today we will share their stories with the readers of the Habr.
 
 
How to write programs at the junction of mobile development and algorithms? Competition and history of Yandex  
 
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Competition on programming: Trade (intermediate results and announcements)

Many thanks to all the participants of competition on programming !! The decision-making process is not over yet, but at midnight on July 17 we took the set of decisions that was at that time and held a mini-tournament between them. He got 82 decisions.
 
 
But first - a few ads.
 
 

The competition is extended for a week


 
The term for making decisions is extended to July 2? 2018 , 11:59:59 UTC. Also for a week ahead the deadlines are shifted, in which the results of the competition will be announced. We have extended the competition in order to improve coverage during the holiday ...[/h]
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Specialization in sports programming on the Courier

Specialization in sports programming on the Courier  
 
Research Laboratory. P. L. Chebyshev at SPbSU is preparing an online specialization in sports programming on the Coursera platform. In the first year of specialization, a soft introduction to the world of sports programming is given, in the next four courses, in-depth knowledge of computational geometry, algorithms on graphs, numerical algorithms, algorithms on lines is given. In the specialization there will be many tasks, most similar to the tasks from the competition. For the most difficult tasks of each week will be given an analysis. Lectures in specialization are read by both professors-mathematicians ...
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Bachelor's program of SPbSU

Bachelor's program of SPbSU  
 
To a successfully existing three years with the support of Gazprom Neft, the bachelor's degree is "Mathematics" In St. Petersburg State University flows are added "Mathematics, algorithms and data analysis" and "Modern programming" with the support of JetBrains and Yandex. Planned number:
 
 
 
"Mathematics", "Mathematics, algorithms and data analysis": a total of 50 budget + 18 free off-budget places (training paid by Yandex);
 
"Modern programming": 25 seats.
 
 

Advantages of education


 
Strong mathematical courses
 
 
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Competition on programming: Trade (announcement)

Advertisements for members competition on programming .
 
 

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Initially, we wanted to hold a tournament on the principle of "everyone with everyone." However, several participants announced their intention to submit to the competition a lot of weak decisions - the "spoilers" against which the main decision of the participant plays well, or they expressed fears that others will do the same. Such actions are clearly prohibited by the rules, but even if the rules somehow get around, this is contrary to the spirit of the competition. This is a contest about who ...[/h]
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Cyber ​​grandmother, or how we hakatonili day

Cyber ​​grandmother, or how we hakatonili dayApril 7-8 in the Contour was an open hackathon - a 27-hour programming marathon. Developers, testers, designers and interface designers gathered to storm tasks. Only the topic was not working problems, but games.
 
The rules are simple to the point of horror: you come without any preparations and after a day show what you have done. Hackaton was held in five cities: Yekaterinburg, Izhevsk, Innopolis, Novosibirsk and Perm. For the first time we invited all comers .
 
I was called to judge him, and I do not regret that I spent this weekend. Today I'll tell you how it was in Yekaterinburg, and ...
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Programming Contest: Trade

Programming Contest: TradeCompany Hola again announces a competition for programming! Winners are expected to receive prizes:
 
 
 
First place: 3000 USD.
 
Second place: 2000 USD.
 
Third place: 1000 USD.
 
The jury may award at its discretion a special prize of 400 USD.
 
If you send someone a link to this contest, putting our address is in CC, and this person will take the prize place, you will receive half of the prize amount (of course, not to the detriment of the winner's award). For one winner, only one person can receive such an award - the one who sent the link first.
 
 
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[Анонс]Hubs for competition at CodinGame.com in seven cities of Russia

[Анонс]Hubs for competition at CodinGame.com in seven cities of Russiatl; dr:
Contour for the second time organizes off-line sites for the online competition for programming game bots on CodinGame. The sites will be in 7 cities: Yekaterinburg, Izhevsk, Innopolis, Novosibirsk, Perm, Rostov-on-Don and St. Petersburg.
 
 
All will pass on June, 16th, on Saturday (in Innopolis - on June, 18th, on Monday). Come, if you want to get away from work tasks and program something unusual. The link for registration is at the end of the post.
Hello! I like to participate in programming competitions. For example, I'm engaged in sports programming - recently as part of ...
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Competition HackBattle 2.0 on Positive Hack Days: how they attacked the ICO school canteen

Competition HackBattle 2.0 on Positive Hack Days: how they attacked the ICO school canteen
 
 
In May of last year, the HackBattle competition was held for the first time at the Positive Hack Days VII. Our stand attracted much attention of the audience. Then almost 100 specialists in information security took part in the competition, and so many spectators came to see the finale in the big hall, that it was impossible to push through to the stage (for details, in last year's report ). Encouraged by such interest from the professional community, we decided to host HackBattle 2.0 on PHDays 8. We tell you how the competition was held ...
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