You’ve probably heard one or two facts about Russian developers. Maybe you even wondered why they are so good at engineering and innovating? Well, one of the reasons is because the subject of mathematics is highly emphasized from an early age. There are a dozen other reasons why Russian developers are performing so well. We collected some data and present it to you!
In computer science universities there are special departments, which specialize only in solving difficult Olympiad problems. Only 1 in 1000 is accepted to join such university departments.
“If you want to solve a programming problem, pass it to American programmers. If you want to solve a hard programming problem, pass it to Chinese programmers. If you want to solve an impossible programming problem, pass it to Russian programmers!”