Photos: Collegiate programming contest winners

A team from Russia's Saratov State University took top honors at this year's ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest. Contestants had a limited time to solve problems including the design of a clock mechanism and setting up a fundraising scheme. The finals of the event took place this week in San Antonio, Texas.

ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest

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