Friday, April 18, 2014

IT Quiz 135

1.X is a social bookmarking web service for storing, sharing, and discovering web bookmarks. The site was founded by Joshua Schachter in 2003 and acquired by Yahoo in 2005.What is X ?
2.Identify the person
 Ans:William Shockley
3.The X name is derived from the partitive plural form of a word which means 'snow' in the Finnish language.What is it ?
4.X was an operating system developed and marketed by Seattle Computer Products (SCP) for its Intel 8086-based computer kit. Initially known as QDOS (Quick and Dirty Operating System) the name was changed to X once SCP started licensing the operating system in 1980.What is X ?
5.Identify the logo
Ans:Mozilla Fennec
6.Which  company was founded in March 2006 by Internet entrepreneurs Fabrice Grinda and Alec Oxenford ?
7. It was founded in 1995 by Kevin O'Connor and Dwight Merriman. It was formerly listed as "DCLK" on the NASDAQ, and was purchased by private equity firms Hellman & Friedman and JMI Equity in July 2005. In March 2008, Google acquired It for US$3.1 billion. Unlike many other dot-com companies, it survived the bursting of the dot-com bubble. Today, it focuses on uploading ads and reporting their performance.What is it ?
8.Identify this person

Ans:Pranay Chulet(Founder of Quikr)

Sunday, April 13, 2014

IT Quiz 134

1.Identify the logo
Ans:Amazon Mechanical Turk
2.In the original version, they were named Oikake, Machibuse, Kimagure and Otaboke. Which meant “the chaser”, “the ambusher”, “the fickle” and “ the stupid” respectively.How do we better know them as?
Ans:Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde.The four villains of Pac-Man
3.The term X , commercially used at least as early as August 2000, was coined by a brand-consulting firm called Interbrand Corporation. Phil Belanger, a founding member of the X Alliance who presided over the selection of the name "X", also stated that Interbrand invented Wi-Fi as a play on words with Hi-Fi, and also created the X logo.What is X ?
4.Mascot of ?
5.Expand LOGO(language)
Ans:Logic Oriented Graphic Oriented
6. X is a media player for Windows, Android, and OS X developed by Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev by their company Nullsoft, which they later sold to AOL.On January 14, 2014, it was officially announced that Belgian online radio aggregator Radionomy had bought the Nullsoft brand, which includes X and Shoutcast.What is X ?
8.'Let's Do Amazing' is the new tagline of ?
9.Ashok Vemuri is the current CEO of ?
10.Identify the logo