Celsus Kintanar: 3rd place, development challenge, TopCoder (November 20, 2004, 0) - Congratulations to Celsus Kintanar for winning 3rd place and USD 2500
in the Component Development part of the TopCoder challenge.
(Heh, don’t let him fool you; that’s a Really Cool Achievement!)
TopCoder is one of the biggest programming contests on the Net. =)
Contest article by Joey Alarilla, Inq7
(Kudos to Joey for prompt posting and great coverage, and of
From Doc Mana: We made it to the finals! (December 11, 2004, 0) -
I am very proud to announce that Ateneo de Manila University’s
programming team, “Res cogitans”, made it to the
ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals
which will be held in Shanghai, China, on April 6, 2005.
The list of finalists is available from,
The team won second place in the Asia-Manila regional programming
contest on November 12, 2004, and solved
MSU-IIT student wins IBM Linux Scholar Challenge (March 24, 2005, 0) - http://news.inq7.net/infotech/index.php?index=1&story_id=31491
Filipino software developer wins IBM Linux Scholar tilt
Posted 00:33am (Mla time) Mar 24, 2005
By Erwin Lemuel Oliva
FILIPINO software development talent shines once again.
Jan Stevens Ancajas, a student of the Mindanao State University-Iligan
Institute of Technology, was among the grand prizewinners of the 2004
IBM Linux Scholars Challenge, INQ7.net learned Wednesday.
Ancajas was among 20 winners from all over
Whoa! topcoder? (November 4, 2004, 0) - Celsus Kintanar’s blog mentions the TopCoder finals. Go Philippines!
Ateneo team to compete in ACM ICPC World Finals! (December 7, 2005, 0) - From Didith’s blog: The top Atenean team will compete in the ACM Intercollegiate Programming Competition World Finals!
Way cool. =)