Person Archive

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

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

IT Quiz 139

1.Digiflip range of tablets are from whom ? Ans:Flipkart 2.Who owns this service Ans:Microsoft 3.X is a publish-subscribe based “light weight” messaging protocol for use on top of the TCP/IP protocol. It is designed for connections with remote locations where a “small code footprint” is required and/or network bandwidth is limited. Andy Stanford-Clark and Arlen

IT Quiz 138

1.Identify the person on the cover Ans:Tim Berners Lee 2.Which computer language project was initiated by Mike Sheridan,Patrick Naughton and another person in June 1991 which then developed in Sun Microsystems ? Ans: Java 3.XNS is a protocol suite developed by Xerox.It provided general purpose network communications, internetwork routing and packet delivery, including higher level

IT Quiz 137

1.Identify the person Ans:Rajeev Suri(CEO Nokia) 2.X is a home automation company headquartered in Palo Alto, California, that designs and manufactures sensor-driven, Wi-Fi-enabled, self-learning, programmable thermostats and smoke detectors. Co-founded by former Apple engineers Tony Fadell and Matt Rogers in 2010.On January 14, 2014, Google acquired X for US$3.2 billion and left X to use

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 ? Ans:Delicious 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

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

IT Quiz 129

1.Identify this person Ans:Robert Cailliau 2.Plankalkül  is a programming language designed for engineering purposes by X between 1943 and 1945. It was the first high-level non-von Neumann programming language to be designed for a computer. Name X Ans:Konrad Zuse 3.Flutter is a gesture recognition technology startup based in San Francisco, California, United States (US). Founded