An interview with ouyangki

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How has Topcoder changed your life?

Topcoder gave me a chance to work at home after I quit my job.

Do you have a favorite Topcoder customer or project? If so, which customer or project?

Yes, I participated in a series of challenges that try to implement the native part of react-native, it's very impressive.

What is the funniest thing that has happened to you within the Topcoder community?

Wining my first challenge.

Tell us about an achievement that you are most proud of.

Become a TCO17 finalist.

Best music album to code to?

No preference

Who is your favorite copilot and why (and you can't pick yourself!)?

I've been cooperating with birdofpreyru on several challenges recently, I'd say he is a responsible copilot.

How did you get into programming?

Oh, I had to learn programming to get my degree.

Which IDE do you use and why?

It's lightweight, compact and fast

What books do you recommend?

To Live

Tabs or spaces?


We asked the Finalists to use emojis in response to the following questions.

How do you feel about the TCO17 Finals?


How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?


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What's the weather like at your house right now?


What are your hobbies?



Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC)
Booz | Allen | Hamilton
Meituan Dianping

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