An interview with smtryingcode

Read about our TCO17 Finalists.
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Has Topcoder changed your life? If so, how?

Topcoder gives me flexibility to work from anywhere and whenever I want. I have learned many new things at Topcoder and have tried to improve my code skills.

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

All the projects have some new things to learn, I love all the customers.

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

During TCO16, I visited the white house 3 times with 3 different groups.

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

Finalist in TCO17 prototype track.

Best music album to code to?

No Preference.

What books do you recommend?

No Preference.

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

All copilots are very nice people.

Do you have a favorite designer/developer or other inspiration?

All the people I get chance to work with in Topcoder are inspiring.

What is your favorite developer language or front end technology and why?

HTML5, Angular 2, Sass.

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

How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?


What is your spirit animal?


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



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

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