Monday, July 21, 2014

IT Quiz 141

1.Identify the person
Ans:Vivek Gundotra
2.X  is a cloud computing systems management firm based in Boston, Massachusetts. X was created in 2012, when founders Dan Belcher and Izzy Azeri—former coworkers from VMware—created the concept based on a survey of companies using AWS and Rackspace.In May 2014, it was acquired by Google.What is X ?
Ans:Stackdriver
3.ProtoGeo Oy , a Finnish software company that’s most well-known for making fitness tracker app Moves , was acquired by which company in April 24, 2014 ?
Ans:Facebook
4.Identify the logo
Ans:Xiaomi
5.X is a proprietary cross-platform instant messaging voice-over-Internet 
Protocol  application for smartphones. On February 13, 2014, Rakuten announced they have acquired X for $900 million. What's X ?
Ans:Viber
6.Expand PDMI
Ans:Portable Digital Media Interface
7.In 2004 ,CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Jose Villeta called the device the "Walkman of the 21st Century" in a reference to its multimedia capabilities.What is it ?
Ans:Playstation Portable
8.Identify the person
 Ans:Ralph Baer
9.Deep Kalra founded which successful Indian travel company?
Ans:Makemytrip.com
10.X is a South African, a dropout in physics and applied science (Ph.D) at Stanford. X later considered three areas he wanted to get into that were important problems that would most affect the future of humanity, "One was the Internet, one was clean energy, and one was space." Identify X ?
Ans:Elon Musk

Monday, July 14, 2014

IT Quiz 140

1.X is a famous person known for creating a computer language.He was appointed as the CEO of Y on March 24, 2014. He stepped down as the CEO of Y recently because of heavy criticism for his views on same sex marriage. What are X and Y ?
Ans: X-Brendan Eich , Y-Mozilla
2.Identify the service which was recently acquired by Google
Ans:Songza
3.What does OTFT stands for ?
Ans:Organic Thin Film Transistor
4.X is a query and response protocol that is widely used for querying databases that store the registered users or assignees of an Internet resource, such as a domain name, an IP address block, or an autonomous system, but is also used for a wider range of other information. What is X ?
Ans:WHOIS
5.Identify the person
Ans:Jeff Taylor (Founder of Monster.com)
6.In October 2011, Microsoft stated that they were working on new back-end search infrastructure with the goal of delivering faster and slightly more relevant search results for users. Known as "X", the new index-serving technology has been incorporated into Bing globally since August 2011. What is X ?
Ans:Tiger
7.Whose autobiography is this ?
Ans:Akio Morita
8.The codenames of X are named for winds. For example, the release, codenamed "Fremantle", is a reference to the Fremantle Doctor, the Western Australian vernacular term for the cooling afternoon sea breeze which occurs during summer months in south west coastal areas of Western Australia.What is X ?
Ans:Maemo
9.The essay " Why the future doesn't need us " made a history in US. The author was the co founder of Stanford university network .Who is he ?
Ans:Bill Joy
10.This is an online chat site which lets users chat without registering. It uses handles "you" and "stranger" for this purpose. It was created by Leif K-Brooks when he was 18. It's name is an alteration of a Greek letter. Which site?
Ans:Omegle