Google Code Jam Winner

By Deane Barker on November 16, 2003

Google puts coders to the test: The Google Code Jam has a winner.

Jimmy Mardell, 25, of Stockholm, Sweden, was announced the winner Friday of Google’s second annual Code Jam. He beat out more than 5,000 of the world’s top programmers who signed up to compete in Google’s contest to solve coding problems on deadline.