/dev/null Google Sweden

Back again in Stockholm, at the local office of a very interesting search engine startup.


Choice of technologies: Go, Python, JavaScript, Java, C++
Theme of all challenges: Dungeons of /dev/null
Prizes: See below..

Registration: Closed.

Here are some pictures from the event:
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All team members must register as a person (but the same team name).

Screenshot from 2013-04-05 07:24:53

Most challenges in the game will involve accessing a web-based API served
via HTTPS but with a self-signed certificate, which will involve a non-
standard configuration of your choice of accessing information through

Many challenges will also involve UI programming for various kinds of static
and dynamic data representation and interaction.

A web-based solution can be a good idea, but it is also possible to use a classical, monolithic approach, if your skill set lies more in that direction.

You will need to bring your own laptop with your own coding environment
set up. Remember, challenges can be solved in any/all of the following;
Java/J2EE, Python, Go, REST/JSON-RPC, node.js, HTML5, C++, JavaScript.

Among the things in the epic heap of loot to be found in the dungeons are..

nexus7 androidcollectibles sportsbag