Results for: Color Bridge

Amitabh wins the Best Result prize

Posted by Ned Gulley,

Just before midnight last night, Greenwich Mean Time, Amitabh Verma submitted All Guns Blazing. Using 174 seconds worth of CPU time, it cruised limbo-style beneath the timeout limit, generating a world-beating result of 65558057, the best seen up to that point. Magnus S. has since bettered that with an impressive... read more >>

Alfonso is the winner! 1

Posted by Ned Gulley,

Congratulations to Alfonso Nieto-Castañón, whose impressive breakthrough code lasttry01 pulled ahead of the crowd in the final minutes. MikeR was clever enough to know that Alfonso had a good chance of slipping into the lead, and he was lucky enough to have the computer run just a little bit faster... read more >>

Contest is closed 2

Posted by Ned Gulley,

The contest is now closed. As many of you noticed, the entry submission door was left open for a while, but it’s closed now. Don’t worry… any entries that arrived after 12 noon Natick time will be disqualified.... read more >>

SY Wins the 1000 Node Challenge 4

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

SY submitted the entry that won our 1000 Node Challenge. Congratulations! If one of your contributions were part of this entry, please leave a comment and let everyone know.... read more >>

1000 Node Challenge

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

Our final mid-contest prize will go to the best-scoring entry with fewer than 1000 nodes submitted before 6PM ET on Tuesday. We’ll keep a list of the top-scoring entries in the statistics, but remember that this listing is delayed a bit.... read more >>

MikeR Wins the Sunday Push

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

MikeR made the largest cumulative improvement to the score on Sunday winning the Sunday Push, followed by Abhisek Ukil, SY, and Alan Chalker.... read more >>

Nick Howe (!) Wins the Saturday Leap

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

Nick Howe locks up yet another mid-contest challenge, the Saturday Leap. One of his entries made the biggest single improvement in score on Saturday. Gwendolyn Fisch, MikeR, Jan Langer, and Alan Chalker also made big single-entry improvements to the score. Speaking of Alan Chalker, don’t miss his... read more >>

Your Contest Feedback 1

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

At the risk of over-taxing our ancient database, we’ve enabled live updating of the “Queue and Top 20” pages. Hopefully this will reduce confusion about missing entries and improve the interactivity of the contest.... read more >>

Early Bird Special

Posted by Matthew Simoneau,

We’re now in Daylight and everyone’s code in visible. To get things rolling, we’ll award an Early Bird Special to the best-scoring entry submitted before 8PM Eastern. Good luck!... read more >>

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