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Q: Painting a 10x10 grid with 3 colours

Dmitry KamenetskyCan you paint a 10x10 grid with 3 colours such that it doesn't contain any rectangles whose corners are all the same colour? Computers are allowed :) A similar question about 2 colours is here: Painting a 4x6 grid with 2 colours Good luck!

 
 
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3:49 AM
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Q: What is a BORE Word™?

dan04In the spirit of the What is a Word™/Phrase™ series started by JLee, a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, we call it a BORE Word™. Use the examples below to find the rule. $$\begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline \bbox[yellow]{\textbf{BORE Words™}} & \bbox[ye...

 
 
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6:56 AM
@Brandon_J (I answered your comment of a few minutes ago - can't ping two people in a comment, unfortunately, so leaving this here hehe)
 
@Rubio cool beans
 
7:45 AM
can anyone answer PdR #9? it's all spoiled in the comments...
 
8:32 AM
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Q: What is a STATE Word™?

KarmThis is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee with a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a STATE Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule. $$\begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline \bbox[yellow]{\textbf{STAT...

 
8:43 AM
@OmegaKrypton spoiler comments can be flagged and deleted
 
9:32 AM
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Q: Answering the Question of Life

NudgeNudge Researchers from Ecuador knocked down an important obstacle in the road to a complete understanding of the human mind. "The initial plan to map specific areas of the human brain is 95% complete", Dr. Ecay, head of the team says. "We have found that the frontal lobe is especially attuned to the...

 
9:52 AM
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Q: What is an MM Word™?

greysaffThis is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee with a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it an MM Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule. $$\begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline \bbox[yellow]{\textbf{MM Wor...

 
 
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11:13 AM
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Q: Who am I? (The Five Ws)

Sinh I'm what stand between your family. I'm when your mind is set. I'm where your journey start and end. I'm why your story come to life. Hint:

 
 
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12:23 PM
@Mithrandir i dont mind community effort... just wanna end it so i can go on to the 10th
 
 
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1:45 PM
Hi guys! please add yourself in the following list should you wish to be pinged when the latest Piece de Resistance Puzzle is posted. thanks!
and #10 is OUT!
 
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Q: Piece de Resistance - Ten Quotas. Nine Passed. Your Turn

Omega KryptonTen Quotas. Nine Passed. Your Turn This puzzle is part of the "Piece de Resistance" series. Go back to Part 1 (Ace) for the story.Ace Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine Ten... Hmm... this is... a comic strip??

 
 
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3:54 PM
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Q: What's the next step in this Unequal (Futoshiki) puzzle?

Rand al'ThorI'm currently stuck on this puzzle from Simon Tatham's website (he calls it "Unequal", although the standard name according to Wikipedia is Futoshiki). My progress so far is: I've even tried a few "what if" conditions (assuming another cell is filled in a particular way, and seeing what can be...

 
4:34 PM
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Q: Biuld a Box up Puzzle game

Shashwat YadavI want to build a box up puzzle game. I am struggling to implement this. Can you all suggest some sources or logic to implement it? Thanks in advance.

 
 
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5:34 PM
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Q: Back in time, in my time, all the time

Rewan DemontayI present to you all a highly interesting problem that I came across awhile ago on Tim Krabbe’s site. It’s White move and win, i.e. reach a winning positon, in 21 moves. Source: David Gurgenidze & Velimir Kalandadze, Shakhmaty v SSSR 1975, 2nd Prize You may only use your own brain power! Goo...

 
5:54 PM
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Q: Line segments inside a square

ThomasLA set of line segments inside or at the edge of a square with side length 1 should be positioned in such a way, that any straight line going through the square must touch or intersect at least one of the line segment. Find such a configuration where the total length of all such line segments is ...

 
 
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7:15 PM
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Q: Find the hidden message in this weird array

Scratch---CatThis puzzle is from my best friend. ? ? 0 ? ? ? ? ? 1 3 0 1 8 2 0 Figure out the answer. Do not ignore any of the tags! Hint:

 
 
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8:15 PM
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Q: I need to solve this Challenge

Nnnslop I am given this challenge to solve, can someone help me with it?

 
8:35 PM
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Q: Hiker's Cabin Mystery | Pt. XVI

Voldemort's WrathIt's been a whiiiiiile since we've had one of these! You continue on through the forest and enter the labyrinth, once more. And again, you find a small piece of paper: 73-86-85-53-6-7 There's also a fairly futuristic keyboard lying on the ground. You guess that you must type in a passphrase i...

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Q: A delve into extraordinary chess problems: Selfmate 1

Dr XorileFollowing on from a hard (and currently unanswered) puzzle here, we have this easier but still interesting selfmate in 5. This is a puzzle by A. Rubin found in The Book of Extraordinary Chess Puzzles: From the book: "In a 'selfmate' problem White plays to force Black to checkmate him -...

 

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