Monthly Archive:: September 2011

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1.We turn on ideas A.Seagate 2.Name d machine which gave d idea of punch cards to babage… A.Jaquard Loom 3.To which company did IBM sell its PC manufacturing unit? A.Lenovo 4.Hp’s firat product? A.Audio resistence oscillators 5.Invention of which machine brought revolution in it world? No google… A.Printing Press 6.Expand TWAIN widout an interesting

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1.’Start a following’ is the tagline of ? A.Zen 2.ENQUIRE was a prototype system made by which tech personality? A.Tim Berners Lee 3.Name the recently unveiled music file format, developed by some of the key figures.Behind the MP3 and intended to be a competitor to Apple’s iTunes LP. A.Music dna 4.Which Nobel Laureate started tweeting

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1.Of which famous computer company was Michael M. Scott the first president in 1977? A.Apple 2.Name the statistician credited with coining two of the most often used words: ‘bit’ and ‘software’. A.john Tuckey 3.Who originally designed the TrueType digital font format? A.Apple 4.Which was the first language to allow recursion i.e. routines call themselves? A.ALGOL

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1.Which famous California-based company has the NYSE ticker STX? A.Seagate 2.Sanjay Mehrotra is a co-founder (and present COO) of which American multinational corporation? A.Sandisk 3.Expand POSIX A.Portable Operating System Interface for uniX. 4.`StrawBerry’ was a name considered for which device because of its seed-like buttons before it adopted the present name? A.Blackberry 5.Which OS was

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1.What is Sun Microsystems’s Linux desktop software based on X86 chip called? A.Mad Hatter 2.What is the successor to Intel’s Prescott desktop chip called? A.Tejas. 3.Expand DWF as used in the Autodesk product. A.Design Web Format. 4.Which company, in 2003, became the first to manufacture and ship 500 million mice? A.Logitech 5.Who makes the banking

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1.The next generation of bar-code system has EPC as its numbering scheme. Expand EPC. A.Electronic Product Code 2.Name W3C’s popular Web editor/browser. A.Amaya 3.Who developed the Chipkill technology? A.IBM 4.Who has acquired A.Nokia 5.Who makes the StrataFlash Wireless Memory chips for mobile phones? A.Intel 6.Who offers the Mail Plus service? A.Yahoo! 7.Whose search technology

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1.Which famous hit PC game was created by Will Wright? A.Sims. 2.Whose new email service is called `Managed Mail Protection’? A.McAfee 3.Which telecom major is headquartered at Schaumberg, Illinois? A.Motorola 4.Which cyber-legend founded the wireless technology company, Wheels of Zeus? A.Steve Wozniak 5.Who makes the Olympus range of processors? A.Fujistu 6.Who has registered the domain

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1.What is Apple’s device that will stream movies from a computer to a TV codenamed? A.iTV 2.Which highly successful portal takes its name from a Song Dynasty poem written several centuries ago? 3.What is A.It’s the philanthropic arm of Google. 4.Who has inked a deal that will help it supply eBay with Web

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1.Symantec unveiled SONAR to find zero-day attacks. Expand SONAR. A.Symantec Online Network for Advanced Response. 2.Which search engine’s name literally means `hundreds of times’? A.Baidu 3.Who developed the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)? A.Netscape 4.Which MS Office component was codenamed ‘Opus’? A.MS Word 5.Which company got its name from a creek that ran behind one of

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1.What was co-founded by Caterina Fake and Stewart Butterfield? A.Flickr 2.What is `Project Panama’? A.Yahoo!’s new search marketing system. 3.What is `Brickipedia’? A.It’s a wiki for all things Lego. 4.Which search engine was founded by Dave Sifry? A.Technorati, the blog search and ranking site. 5.Feisty Fawn’ is the code name for… ? A.Ubuntu Linux v7.04.

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1.What is common to the games `Missile Command’, `Sprint 2′ and `Asteroid’? A.All made by atari 2.Name the free OS, that which uses the Linux kernel and is named after its initiator, Ian Murdock and his wife Debra. A.Debian 3.Adobe’s planned high-end DVD authoring toolset is called… ? A.Encore 4.Name the only Indian on Google’s