Category Archives: puzzle

2009 ICFP programming contest reflections

This year, unlike last year, I had the good fortune to be physically located in the same place as several other people interested in competing in the 2009 ICFP Programming Contest. We only ended up with three people—we could have … Continue reading

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Solving an arithmetic puzzle with Haskell

[EDIT: since this post still seems to get a good deal of traffic, I should note that (as you can see if you read the comments) the code I gave here is not quite correct. Still, it’s interesting enough that … Continue reading

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