ZDNet: IBM Backs Developer Bot Battle
May 13, 2002, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"SAN FRANCISCO--More than 120,000 developers have already signed
up for a Java coding competition which will see the finalist's
virtual robots battle it out in August.
"Based on the Robocode programming game, the competition was
launched at IBM's DeveloperWorks Live conference in San Francisco
this week. Finals are being held at the Linux World conference
scheduled to be held here August 13-15.
"The competition is part of a bundle of initiatives IBM has
announced, designed to garner a community of focus with