Hutter Prize for compressing human knowledge

This page, based on the URL, can be copied and distributed as long as the source is cited. The prize for this contest will be given if the solution reflects the contest’s spirit. Participants are not allowed to use decompressors that secretly receive external information. To verify your claim, we must be able to run your executable on our machines within reasonable time and space constraints. This contest is privately run and funded, and there is no legal obligation to pay the prize. The smallest prize that can be claimed is 5,000€. The prize formula may be adjusted after an award is given. The rules are subject to change in order to ensure fairness, accuracy, public participation, and recognition of current practices. These rules were last updated in February 2020, with the contest starting in July 2006.

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