Yesterday, I was going through Google's blog on their plans for Code Jam. I found an error in a document mentioned in the blog. I wrote a mail to inform them about it. A few hours later, I got an amusing reply from them. Read the conversation below.

If you are wondering, how weird the numeral system must be in an irrational base or negative base, here's a surprise. Donald Knuth has even worked on transcendental base and imaginary base.

1 comment

Indhu Bharathi said:

Maybe the mistake was deliberate to show they geekness/smartness when somebody asks for a clarification :-)

Post a comment

RSS