We had an interesting game on our splash page which appealed to a wide variety of programmers. We knew hackers would code up bots to continuously play the game (the more games you win, the higher you get on the leaderboard), but there was an overwhelming response.
There were over 2.2M games played in the last 10 days with some really interesting hacks. We asked the hackers on our IRC channel (#hackerrank) to send us their code snippets on how they coded up bots and here are some of them who responded
We’re building a fun place for hackers to hang out with a wide variety of challenges which you can code for fun. If you’ll like to let us know what you’ll like to code for fun, that’ll really help us build faster =)