What is the ROI on Crowdsourcing with Topcoder?
Enterprises have been coming to Topcoder for more than 15 years to tap into top talent around the globe, move faster, and accomplish more, and we recently commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct an independent analysis of these benefits. Forrester conducted a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study to examine the potential return on investment (ROI) that enterprises may realize by deploying
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New Topcoder Landing Page – Just The Beginning
If you haven’t noticed yet, our Topcoder Homepage has received a slick new makeover (if you are logged in, you will have to logout to view it)! Why did we do this? This new landing page is a step forward in the evolution of Topcoder. It allows brand new customers to login and discover the the power of our community and launch challenges that you all want to participate in. Not only is the new
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The Topcoder Open is heading to New York City!
We are excited to announce our first-ever TCO event in New York City! The TCO16 NYC Regional Event will take place on Friday, June 17 and is sponsored by Google. The event is open to all Topcoder members and will include an Algorithm Competition, food, networking, and t-shirts! Thank you to our sponsor and host, Google. Learn all about them here. Learn all about the event including the schedule
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6 Common Noob Mistakes and How to Avoid Them in Design Challenges
Guest Post from [mahestro] I was proudly a noob in the Topcoder community once. In this lovely and magical journey of being a noob I made a lot of mistakes using the Topcoder design platform, formerly called “Studio” by then. It was not that bad though; after all, the official definition of mistake – according to the royal academy of the truth – is an unnatural phenomenon that forces us,
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Crowdsourcing 20 Amazing Social Good Solutions: HPE Living Progress Challenge
Last week we shared with you the great news that the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Living Progress Challenge had entered its next, important phase. 20 winning proposals have been elevated as finalists in their ambitious and large-scale social good program. Now, all 20 teams enter the next crucial phase in this large-scale innovation challenge where they will actively design and develop their ideas
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Topcoder Monthly: The Community Video Newsletter – May 2016
May I start by saying… We love May! Who doesn’t right? The sites… the sounds… even the smells of May activate our olfactories like nothing else. As large portions of the globe seasonally warm-up to the gentle embrace of spring in full swing, so too does the amazing activity in the Topcoder Community! This month’s Topcoder Monthly Video Newsletter will delight you with 1 millions smiles,
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1 Million Members Strong
In almost 15 years exactly, the Topcoder Community has reached an epic milestone - we have reached the two-comma club! That’s right, our member-base has reached the 7 digit mark and we now have over one million Designers, Developers, Data Scientists, and Competitive Programmers! As for my story, although I started working here at Topcoder one year ago, I was a customer of the platform for two
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HPE Crowdsourcing – Living Progress Challenge: Design & Development Topcoder Blitz
Today, Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced some fantastic news. The second phase of their ambitious Living Progress Challenge was concluded, delivering scores of unique crowdsourced proposals focused on their potential social impact. Now the fun can begin for you, our Topcoder Community members who will have the opportunity to both design and develop these ideas through a series of upcoming
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TCO16 Finalist Interviews: Check them out!
We are very excited to announce some of our TCO16 Finalists! I was lucky to interview all these amazing folks and learn some cool stuff about them. Including the fact that we have an accordion player, some very proud parents, and a cupcake eating contest winner! Check out the Development Online Champions and Trip Winners here. Check out the UI Design Online Champions and Trip Winners here. Check
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Topcoder Members of the Month – April 2016
It's time to announce our Members of the Month! Each month, members from our community are spotlighted for their accomplishments. Please congratulate the following winners for the month of April, winning for their accomplishments in February! Design: Won $4200 with top prizes in LUX and Idea Gen! Development: Won $8300 across 12 competitions Algorithm: Total increase of 175
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