Top facts about Google Hash Code 2017 in Antwerp

On February 23, 2017, the preliminary of the Google Hash Code 2017 took place in Prague, Lille, Tunisia, … and in our beloved hometown Antwerp. It was an immense success and a rollercoaster of joy, organization, stress and competitive spirits.

The assignment was to minimize the loading time of a video by pre-saving the most popular ones on servers nearby. Our winning team placed 15th in Belgium and 358th worldwide, not bad when you know there were 2815 teams competing!

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Today, April 1st, the final takes place at the Google office in Paris. So excited who will be the winner! Read along for some extra facts…

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