What is the most interesting challenge you competed on at Topcoder and why?
Ethereum Series because that brought me to the Topcoder Development competition.
What is your most memorable Topcoder challenge and why?
A python testing automation challenge. I ended in 3rd place with a $100 prize, however, afterwards I discovered that my submission was actually much better than the first two places. That's when I started to learn review standard and paid closer attention to appealing in Topcoder. Shortly after that, I got my first 1st place.
Who do you think is the most fierce or talented coder at Topcoder and why?
I think vvvpig is the most talented.
What is the programming language you most relate to and why?
Python and Java - I use these two in my daily job.
What do you do when not working?
Youtube & Bilibili.
Where do you work? Tell us about your space(s).
Anywhere at home with my laptop.
What's the best tip or piece of advice you can share with other members at Topcoder?
Be patient when solving problems and be nice when talking to people.
How does it feel to be a first time TCO Finalist?
Exciting of course!
What are you most looking forward to at your first-ever TCO Finals?
Meeting the best Topcoders in real life.
Did you strive to make it TCO this year and if so, why does it matter to you?
I did not join the last TCO for some reason and I was hoping to get another chance this year.